25th Annual Moravian Star Lighting In Winston-Salem

A *Moravian star* now shines brightly at Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center. The 31-foot, 65-pound star is on top of the north tower, at the medical center. The lighting of the star is an annual tradition that first started in 1992.
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WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. -- Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center held its annual Moravian star lighting ceremony Wednesday night. 

Since 1992, Wake Forest Baptist has put the 31-foot Moravian star atop the Medical Center's North Tower. The one-of-a-kind star has 27 points that range in length from 7 to 11 feet and weigh from 30 to 65 pounds each. Each of the 27 points is illuminated by a 100-watt bulb. 

The Moravian star will be lit up through New Year's Day.