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Local restaurants open on Thanksgiving 2017

Updated: 4:35 PM CST Nov 20, 2017 Here is a list of restaurants in our area open for Thanksgiving Day 2017. If we missed one, please email us at web@4029tv.com to let us know! Local Restaurants Fast Lane in Lowell: 4 p.m. to Midnight Hiwasse Store on Hwy 72: 7 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. King Burrito in Fay


Local retailers optimistic about Christmas shopping

According to the National Retail Federation, holiday retail sales in November and December - excluding automobiles, gasoline and restaurants - are expected to increase between 3.6 and 4 percent for a total of $678.75 billion to $682 billion, up from $655.8 billion last year. Individual consumers are

PARIS EXPRESS - 2017-11-22 13:47:24

Local merchants participating in Shop Small Saturday

For the third year, merchants in Paris will participate in the national Shop Small Saturday campaign which is designed to encourage shoppers to do Christmas shopping in small business in communities across the country. Organized in 2010 by American Express, Shop Small Saturday now involves small bus

PARIS EXPRESS - 2017-11-22 13:45:17

Small Business Saturday to benefit Giving Tuesday

Small Business Saturday is this weekend and many local businesses are taking part with a return effort to provide contributions for the U.S. Marhsals Museum on Giving Tuesday. American Express created Small Business Saturday in 2010 to help drive more customers to local brick-and-mortar business dur

SOUTHWEST TIMES RECORD - 2017-11-22 06:01:00

Christmas Parade Moving To A Monday

Booneville's 35th annual Christmas parade last year was delayed twice and eventually held on a Monday. That was apparently fine with area residents. "People really enjoyed it being on a Monday," Susan Featherston, the executive director of event sponsor Booneville Development Corporation/South Logan

BOONEVILLEDEMOCRAT.COM - 2017-11-22 07:00:00

Local Man Hospitalized After Being Shot

One Booneville man was hospitalized after being shot and another was jailed after an incident on Rhyne Avenue between 9:30 and 10 p.m. on Nov. 13. According to Booneville Police Chief Al Brown, Anthony Dean Reno, 33, was taken to a Fort Smith hospital after being shot with a single shot pistol that

BOONEVILLEDEMOCRAT.COM - 2017-11-22 07:00:00

Newspaper Announces New Office Location

Editor is staying put in south Logan County. The Booneville Democrat will be moving its office within the Times Record building in Fort Smith later this year. The newspaper will vacate its current location at 72 West Second Street in Booneville to combine resources with its sister paper, the Times R

BOONEVILLEDEMOCRAT.COM - 2017-11-22 07:15:00

Mulberry water shut off after main line breaks

Water was shut down to part of Mulberry after a water line broke at around noon on Thanksgiving Day. The break happened on Alma Ave. on 9th Street. The city immediately began repairs. Water was shut down to part of Mulberry after a water line broke at around noon on Thanksgiving Day. The break happe

KHBS - 2017-11-23 21:46:00

Rutland Town job: Interest is high

The deadline for applications isn't until next week, but a vacant administrative assistant's position in the Rutland Town office has generated plenty of interest, according to the head of the Select Board. Joshua Terenzini, chairman of the town's board of selectmen, said Tuesday the town would accep

RUTLAND HERALD - 2017-11-23 00:30:00

Busy holiday weekend in Rutland

Display-window elf Seymour Hunter works on decorations at McNeil & Reedy on Merchants Row in Rutland on Tuesday. The Castleton University student designed and assembled all of the displays for the store's windows. GEORGE NOSTRAND / STAFF PHOTO A series of events is planned for the first Downtown Rut

RUTLAND HERALD - 2017-11-22 01:30:00

Rutland Free Library seeks support

As budget season is once again upon us, we would like to tell the community where Rutland Free Library stands. Last year, the city Board of Aldermen chose to level-fund the library budget, which forced us to close evenings. Those hours are relatively quiet for use of the collection proper - which is


Hop'n Moose to start Rutland Beer Works

Brewers Colleen Landon and Zack Haggerty brew up a batch of Hop'n Moose beer in April. The downtown restaurant plans to open a separate brewery on Granger Street. FILE PHOTO BY JON OLENDERIt's only a short leap, skip and a Hop'n Moose for the owner of a popular downtown restaurant to open his own br


Steve Marro has the time

It was the same type of view he relished the previous 10 Saturdays as the clock operator at college football games. It began on Sept. 9 with the short drive from his Rutland home to Castleton University's game against Fitchburg State. There was a midseason journey on Oct. 7 through peak foliage for

RUTLAND HERALD - 2017-11-23 00:30:00

St. Johnsbury History & Heritage Center: Christmases Past

An early picture of the South Congregational Church in St. Johnsbury. The church was the location of Christmas trees featured in the town's past. A newspaper report in 1938 tells of trees being the principal attraction on Dec. 24, 1863. Two, 15-foot fir trees were illuminated with candles and bright

CALEDONIAN RECORD-NEWS - 2017-11-23 10:00:00

VSP: More details about the Pittsford plane crash

Courtesy of Vermont State Police Pittsford, Vt. - Vermont State Police say Norman Banker, 89, of Windsor, Mass. crashed his plane and died on Wednesday evening near Whistle Stop Lane in Pittsford, Vermont. According to police, the call came in around 10:30 p.m. on Wednesday from Massachusetts State

MYCHAMPLAINVALLEY.COM - 2017-11-23 21:42:49

'Star Wars' villains join good guys to bring cheer to the Green Mountains

An exclusive behind-the-scenes video features writer/director Rian Johnson working on the set of 'Star Wars: The Last Jedi,' plus new footage with cast members Daisy Ridley, John Boyega, Mark Hamill and Carrie Fisher. Lucasfilm It's an unheard-of alliance in the "Star Wars" universe, but not so muc

BURLINGTON FREE PRESS - 2017-11-22 17:01:25

Festivities, Times Tower Lighting, Gathering of Friends in Downtown Scranton on Thanksgiving Eve

SCRANTON -- The day before Thanksgiving was a big day for the city of Scranton that continued into the night. First, the annual lighting of the Times Tower drew a large crowd as always. And with this being Thanksgiving Eve, folks were partying it up in the downtown. Bars in Scranton were filled with

WNEP-TV 16 - 2017-11-23 03:27:43

Hundreds turn out for Scranton Times radio tower lighting

SCRANTON, LACKAWANNA COUNTY (WBRE/WYOU) - Hundreds of people filled downtown Scranton Wednesday night to take part in a popular, decades-old tradition. Just after 6:00 PM, the radio tower on the Scranton Times building was lit-up. It's a tradition that is now 57 years old. The event is now a communi

PAHOMEPAGE.COM - 2017-11-22 23:26:02

Former Scranton Police Chief Daniel Duffy lands job in Larksville

LARKSVILLE - A month after being fired as a Wilkes-Barre city police officer - drawing allegations of union busting - Daniel Duffy has been hired as a part-time officer in the borough. Duffy, a former Scranton police chief who also served as director of the police academy at Lackawanna College, wa

SCRANTON TIMES-TRIBUNE - 2017-11-22 14:46:07

Teachers & taxpayers worry about Scranton schools budget

SCRANTON, LACKAWANNA COUNTY (WBRE/WYOU) - Parents, teachers and taxpayers in the Scranton School District are worried that layoffs and program cuts could be on the horizon in the Scranton School District. At a meeting Monday night, school board members passed a preliminary budget. The spending plan

PAHOMEPAGE.COM - 2017-11-21 23:42:46