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On the Calendar:  Saturday, 12/6/2014 12:00 PM
A DICKENS OF A CHRISTMAS! OPEN HOUSE: Come by for the Christmas Open House in Farmerville and walk through our Victorian traditions exhibit, have your photo made with our Victorian Father Christmas, and listen to carolers singing classic Christmas hymns. Other special events will center around Children celebrating Christmases-past! Oh, one more thing: WE WILL BE MAKING SNOW!!! Calendar

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Thief Who Stole 2,600 Carts Jailed for Seven Years

A Maryland man who stole more than 2,600 aluminum carts from the Postal Service and sold them for scrap has been sentenced to seven years in prison






Thu, 27 Nov 2014 13:20:46 GMT
Calm in Ferguson While Police Arrest 130-Plus in L.A., Oakland

Cold and calm dominated Ferguson, Mo. Wednesday night, but police arrested more than 130 protesters who blocked roads in downtown Los Angeles.






Thu, 27 Nov 2014 13:07:00 GMT
Cop Who Killed 12-Year-Old Acted 'Quickly,' Family Says

The family of a 12-year-old who was fatally shot by police in Cleveland while carrying a pellet gun said police "reacted quickly" in the encounter.






Thu, 27 Nov 2014 13:05:40 GMT
Thanksgiving Storm Plunges Hundreds of Thousands Into Darkness

Thousands of travelers are experiencing cancellations or delays in major airports like New York's LaGuardia. NBC's Stephanie Gosk reports.

Thu, 27 Nov 2014 13:04:27 GMT
How Thanksgiving Meals Can Help Heal Ferguson

Ferguson church leaders say they're hoping to heal the community this Thanksgiving after a grand jury decision has left the town fractured.






Thu, 27 Nov 2014 10:57:36 GMT
How Thanksgiving Meals Can Help Heal Ferguson

Ferguson church leaders say they're hoping to heal the community this Thanksgiving after a grand jury decision has left the town fractured.






Thu, 27 Nov 2014 10:57:36 GMT
Black Friday Shopper Prepared to Brave Elements to Bag Bargain

Sam Smith decided to set up camp outside Best Buy in Virginia Beach, Virginia, in order to get the best deal possible.






Thu, 27 Nov 2014 10:44:08 GMT
Thanksgiving Storm Plunges At Least 140,000 Into Darkness

Heavy snow that disrupted travel plans for millions of Americans left at least 140,000 without power on Thanksgiving.






Thu, 27 Nov 2014 10:34:11 GMT
'Cowards' Beat Homeless Man to Death in Alley: Cops

Investigators are reviewing surveillance footage in an effort to locate a group of three suspects believed to be responsible for Lam Tai's death.






Thu, 27 Nov 2014 10:13:26 GMT
Loaded Gun Seized From 94-Year-Old at Airport

Authorities confiscated a loaded .38-caliber handgun from a 94-year-old man who entered a checkpoint at LaGuardia Airport on Wednesday.






Thu, 27 Nov 2014 10:02:43 GMT
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