Pictured (l-r) are Cpl. Margarito Perez, Anita Garcia, Monica Zapata, Griselda Aguilar, Robert Liguez and Ricky Gutierrez with some of the toys that will be used to help make Christmas a little brighter for local children. Applications can be filled out by those needing assistance at the Alice Police Department for the Second Annual Alice Police and Fire Department Toy Drive. Families can qualify for toys for children in their household under 12 years of age for the Christmas holiday. Families who qualify to receive toys, the family will be notified by phone as to when to pick up the toys. Deadline for applications is Dec. 14 at 5 p.m. Applications will not be accepted after deadline. Photo by OFELIA GARCIA HUNTER