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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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Could This Plane Help Save Ebola Patients?

Germany's government took delivery of a long-haul jet specially adapted for transporting Ebola patients on Thursday.






Thu, 27 Nov 2014 19:01:32 GMT
Hope At Last: Trial Ebola Vaccine Seems to Work

The first test of an Ebola vaccine in people shows it's safe and appears to be working as designed, doctors reported Wednesday.






Wed, 26 Nov 2014 22:02:17 GMT
Film Confronts Huntington's Disease Head-On

Independent Film "The Lion's Mouth Open" takes a look at one woman's decision to find out whether she has Huntington's disease.






Wed, 26 Nov 2014 21:59:59 GMT
GMO Cattle Produce Serum to Fight Hantavirus

Serum from genetically engineered cattle might eventually be used to fight deadly diseases like Ebola and hantavirus, according to a report.






Wed, 26 Nov 2014 21:43:27 GMT
Grieving Family Hears Son's Heart Beat in Another's Chest

Fittingly for a young man described as tender, with a huge heart that was always in the right place, a part of Matthew Heisler lives on.






Wed, 26 Nov 2014 19:58:55 GMT
Calling It Quits: American Smoking Hits 50-Year Low

Just 18 percent of Americans are regular smokers, the lowest level in 50 years.






Wed, 26 Nov 2014 18:00:12 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
Family Hears Dead Son's Heart Beat Inside Chest of Organ Recipient

Family of organ donor hears son's heart beating in the chest of the transplant recipient that it saved. KARE's Adrienne Broaddus reports.






Wed, 26 Nov 2014 16:22:33 GMT
Ryan Reynolds, Michael J. Fox Team Up on Parkinson's

Ryan Reynolds and Michael J. Fox sat down with Willie Geist to talk about their mutual quest to find a cure for Parkinsons.






Wed, 26 Nov 2014 14:43:54 GMT
All Together: U.S. Ebola Survivors Meet on TODAY

Six American Ebola survivors, meeting together for the first time as a group Wednesday on TODAY, opened up about the unusual bond they share.

Wed, 26 Nov 2014 14:23:47 GMT
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