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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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Obama Pardons Turkey From 'Terrible and Delicious Fate'

President Obama gives the official presidential pardon to "Cheese" at the annual White House Thanksgiving event.

Wed, 26 Nov 2014 20:04:30 GMT
Watch Live: Obama Pardons National Turkey

President Obama pardons the National Thanksgiving Turkey at the White House.

Wed, 26 Nov 2014 18:55:28 GMT
Turkey Time: Twitter Will Choose Which Bird to Pardon

The Presidential turkey pardon dates back to the 19th century. These days, the Internet has allowed the White House to make the process more democratic.

Wed, 26 Nov 2014 17:30:37 GMT
Cap It: EPA Proposes New Limit for Ozone Emissions

The new regulation would lower the current limit for ozone pollution from 75 parts per billion to between 65 to 70 parts per billion.

Wed, 26 Nov 2014 17:17:51 GMT
Half a Million Sign Up for Obamacare in First Week

What a difference a year makes. More than 460,000 people signed up for health insurance on the federal governments website during the first week.

Wed, 26 Nov 2014 17:03:48 GMT
Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg Has Stent Placed in Her Heart

Ginsburg, 81, said in a series of interviews this year that she has no plans to retire.

Wed, 26 Nov 2014 16:37:26 GMT
Obama Addresses Hecklers During Immigration Speech

President Obama addresses the concerns of a group a protesters who took issue with deportations during his presidency.

Wed, 26 Nov 2014 00:42:03 GMT
A Shifting Battleground: Why Chuck Hagel Resigned

A list of possible replacements is emerging Tuesday following the sudden forced departure of Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel. NBCs senior White House correspondent Chris Jansing reports.

Wed, 26 Nov 2014 00:03:00 GMT
Obama: Policing Needs to Be 'Fair and Applied Equally'

President Obama addresses the frustrations of the protesters in Ferguson and across America.

Wed, 26 Nov 2014 00:02:04 GMT
Flournoy Withdraws From Defense Sec. Consideration

Michele Flournoy has told the White House that she is not a candidate for Secretary of Defense, officials confirm to NBC News.

Tue, 25 Nov 2014 22:19:16 GMT
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