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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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Police: Teen girl sets up high school prostitution ring

2 teens, 1 john arrested; investigation continuing.


Tue, 25 Nov 2014 19:00:20 -0500
More protests in wake of grand jury decision on Ferguson

People nationwide entered a second night of protests against the grand jury decision.


Tue, 25 Nov 2014 23:43:56 -0500
America's cops field routine calls as world eyes Ferguson

Police in major U.S. cities deal with a handful of shootings every night.


Tue, 25 Nov 2014 23:23:36 -0500
Mourning an American hero: 'He was straight-up military'

Sgt. Maj. Wardell Turner died Monday in an attack in Afghanistan.


Tue, 25 Nov 2014 23:12:41 -0500
Racial gap in U.S. arrest rates: 'Staggering disparity'

Nearly 1,600 places had arrest rates more lopsided than Ferguson, Mo.


Wed, 19 Nov 2014 14:24:57 -0500
Protesters torch police car as troops guard Ferguson

More than 2,200 National Guard troops deployed to prevent more violence


Tue, 25 Nov 2014 23:42:38 -0500
Barry lauded for bravery, passion in civil rights

Fellow SNCC activists credit the former D.C. mayor with changing politics for blacks.


Tue, 25 Nov 2014 23:05:31 -0500
Check your county: Arrest rates by race

Blacks are far more likely to be arrested than people of other races, and in some places, dramatically so.


Tue, 18 Nov 2014 17:26:11 -0500
Ferguson reacts to grand jury decision

Tue, 25 Nov 2014 23:02:55 -0500
Mourning an American hero: He was straight-up military

Hear the last answering machine message left for his mother by Sgt. Major Wardell Turner, a Nanticoke, Md., native killed in a Nov. 24 bomb attack in Kabul, Afghanistan.


Tue, 25 Nov 2014 22:54:51 -0500
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