Christine McBride celebrates 102 years

Christine McBride recently celebrated her 102nd birthday. (Courtesy)

Christine McBride recently celebrated her 102nd birthday. (Courtesy)

Local resident Christine McBride celebrated her 102nd birthday surrounded by 50 friends and family at her current residence, Alta Vista Senior Living Community. Christine is the youngest of 11 children and served as a WAC in WW II. When asked her secret to such a long and health life, she stated “I stay away from doctors, all they try and do is give you medicine.” (Courtesy)