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Thanksgiving meals served and delivered

The luscious aroma of roast turkey and the echoing greeting of "Happy Thanksgiving" filled the air inside the Salvation Army Center of Hope kitchen and all around loading docks at Good Samaritan Ministries Tuesday as Johnson City's charitable ministries kicked off the holiday's feasting for anyone i

JOHNSON CITY PRESS - 2017-11-23 07:27:00

View on Film: Beauty and the feast

YAKIMA, Wash. -- Happy Thanksgiving, everyone! It's one of my favorite days of the year. One thing I love about the holidays: People have a reason (or are forced) to get together and celebrate life. So, on this fourth Thursday in November, it's time to host a celebration of food, football and, of co

ROGERSVILLE REVIEW - 2017-11-22 00:06:00

Heidi Montag: It was love at first sight with Spencer Pratt

Heidi Montag says it was "love at first sight" with Spencer Pratt. The 'Hills' star marked the couple's nine year anniversary with a gushing tribute to him on Instagram, where she described every moment with him as a "blessing". Captioning a photo of the pair clutching their young son Gunner Stone,

ROGERSVILLE REVIEW - 2017-11-22 01:19:06

Congress should nix Letcher prison

Members of the Letcher Governance Project, a citizens group based in Whitesburg that opposes construction of a federal prison in Letcher County, unfurled a banner in June 2016 during a SOAR Summit while Congressman Hal Rogers was at the podium. Rogers has gotten funding for the prison in the House b

LEXINGTON HERALD-LEADER - 2017-11-22 00:48:00

State troopers pull together to feed families in need

LETCHER COUNTY, Ky. (WYMT) Local police are serving the community they protect every day. Kentucky State Police troopers from post 13 in Hazard held their second annual food box give away on Tuesday. They started at the Whitesburg Food City and then headed out to schools in Knott and Letcher Countie

WYMT.COM - 2017-11-22 00:48:00

This week in Trump Tweets: Thanksgiving

It has been a short week, but President Donald Trump has been taking care of business before the holiday weekend: Marshawn Lynch of the NFL's Oakland Raiders stands for the Mexican Anthem and sits down to boos for our National Anthem. Great disrespect! Next time NFL should suspend him for remainder

ROGERSVILLE REVIEW - 2017-11-22 22:10:00

Former college football coach and his wife suffered more than financial loss as victims in $10 million fraud case

TROY, Va. - Two years ago, Danny Wilmer looked forward to a peaceful retirement on 55 acres of rolling Piedmont with a pond, some woods and his modest brick house. Things have not turned out as planned for the former professional football player and long-time assistant coach at the University of Vir

ROGERSVILLE REVIEW - 2017-11-22 13:45:00

Scenic beauty on KY 160 under attack

One of Kentucky's most scenic drives - KY 160 from the foot of Black Mountain in Lynch to the Virginia line - is scenic no more. Thanks to the Kentucky Highway Department's indiscriminate cutting of some of the region's most beautiful trees, the majority of which appear to have been strong and healt

HARLANDAILY.COM - 2017-11-22 06:18:00

The Latest: Backstreet Boys member accused of rape

This image released by CBS shows, from left, Norah O'Donnell, Charlie Rose and Gayle King on the set of "CBS This Morning." Rose's co-hosts on "CBS This Morning" sharply condemned their suspended colleague Tuesday, Nov. 21, 2017, after the airing of sexual misconduct allegations that included gropin

CLEARFIELD PROGRESS - 2017-11-22 16:33:16

Thankful for stranger's kindness

On Sunday, I was driving with my brothers when I noticed that the gas light was on in my car. I stopped at the UniMart on West College Avenue, but we realized that all we had for gas was spare change. We were about to pay for gas with $5 worth of quarters and dimes, but a kind stranger put down $20

CENTRE DAILY - 2017-11-22 22:10:00

House falls off trailer, blocks North Carolina road

STATESVILLE, N.C. (AP) - Some house movers in North Carolina thought they were getting a jump on the day. Instead, their day got longer when the house they were moving fell off a trailer and onto a road. The North Carolina Highway Patrol told local media outlets that the house was being moved on a r

CLEARFIELD PROGRESS - 2017-11-22 16:01:38

Homeless man charged in burglary

MOUNT POCONO - Homeless man Bernard Defonte Shamel, 31, was charged Wednesday with burglarizing a Snow Shoe Court apartment where police said he was found Tuesday. Shamel, who is suspected to have been entering unoccupied apartments in the area, was placed in Monroe County Correctional Facility in l

POCONO RECORD - 2017-11-22 20:21:35

The Late "Bud" George Wins His Last Mayoral Race in Houtzdale

State Rep. Camille "Bud" George (Provided photo) CLEARFIELD - Even in death, no one can beat Camille "Bud" George. When he passed away in September, popular state representative, George, was serving as Houtzdale mayor. His name appeared on the ballot in that contest for the November election and acc

GANT DAILY - 2017-11-22 05:10:18

Slain Pennsylvania police officer to be laid to rest

NEW KENSINGTON, Pa. (AP) - A rookie Pennsylvania police officer will be laid to rest in the community that he served for several months. Officer Brian Shaw's funeral takes place Wednesday at Mount St. Peter Church in New Kensington. It was in the western Pennsylvania town that the 25-year-old was sh

CLEARFIELD PROGRESS - 2017-11-22 12:01:58

Sheriff: Inmate caught after 2nd jail escape within 3 weeks

DECATUR, Ga. (AP) - Authorities say a fugitive has been captured near Atlanta after escaping from the same county jail in Alabama twice within a three-week span. The Coosa County Sheriff's office in Alabama said early Wednesday that 27-year-old Shane Anthony Vernon was taken into custody late Tuesda

CLEARFIELD PROGRESS - 2017-11-22 12:00:01

Woman raises money for homeless man who helped her

PHILADELPHIA (AP) - A New Jersey woman who was saved by a homeless man when she ran out of gas in Philadelphia is raising money to help hom. Kate McClure was heading to Philadelphia to visit a friend last month when she ran out of gas on I-95. The Florence Township woman pulled over and began to wor

CLEARFIELD PROGRESS - 2017-11-22 11:33:08

Franklin Police Bust 2 Alleged Heroin-Fentanyl, Meth Dealers

FRANKLIN, NH - A multi-month investigation into alleged drug dealing in Franklin led to the arrest of two people this morning, according to police. Johnathan R. Folsom, 27, of Franklin, was arrested on Nov. 21, 2017, on four counts of sale of a controlled drug and two counts of conspiracy to sell a

PATCH - 2017-11-22 00:35:03

Laconia woman to stand trial for criminal neglect of her grandmother

Rachel Newton, 25, of Laconia, is scheduled to stand trial in February for criminal neglect of an 88-year-old woman who developed a life-threatening bedsore while in Newton's care. LACONIA - A city woman charged with criminal neglect after her grandmother developed a life-threatening bedsore is sc

UNION LEADER - 2017-11-22 21:16:00

My Turn: Sarah Josepha Hale, the godmother of Thanksgiving

Sarah Josepha Hale, best known as the author of “Mary Had a Little Lamb,” should be better known for giving us a national Thanksgiving holiday. According to Time magazine “her lobbying effort to make Thanksgiving a (national) holiday can be traced back to a passage in her 1827 novel Northwood.” The

CONCORD MONITOR - 2017-11-23 08:00:00

Tilton police increase focus on security around outlet mall

Police in Tilton said they have increased their focus on security for big crowds expected at shopping centers starting Thursday night because of mass shootings and other incidents around the country. Police said they will be doubling patrols around the Tanger Outlets during the next two days. Offici

WMUR.COM - 2017-11-22 23:34:00