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Thanksgiving

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Top Thanksgiving Articles

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  • College student, missing since Thanksgiving, found dead in river

    The mother of a West Chester University student who disappeared on Thanksgiving after a night out with friends tearfully thanked searchers Saturday after her son's body was pulled from the Schuylkill River, less than half a mile downstream from where he...
  • Saturday's 11/29 local schedule (updated Saturday AM with high school basketball jamborees)

    COLLEGES Football Old Dominion at Florida Atlantic, noon FCS playoffs’ first round: Morgan State at Richmond, 1 NCAA Division III playoffs’ second round: Christopher Newport at Widener, noon NCAA Division II playoffs’ second round:...
  • President Obama pardons national Thanksgiving turkey

    President Obama pardons national Thanksgiving turkey
    President Barack Obama pardoned Cheese the national Thanksgiving turkey in a ceremony at the White House on Wednesday. U.S. presidents have been pardoning turkeys since the 1800s as part of the country's national Thanksgiving holiday, when roasted...
  • Three tons of marijuana found in Thanksgiving Day drug haul

    Three tons of marijuana found in Thanksgiving Day drug haul
    In the predawn hours of Thanksgiving Day, a group of men was carrying three tons of marijuana off a boat along the Central California coast. Once the cargo was loaded into vans -- authorities estimated the marijuana arrived in 180 bales weighing up to...
  • Commissioner Stuart has a special day today

    Commissioner Stuart has a special day today
    At the start of the Nov. 17 City Council meeting, Mayor Buddy Dyer noted that he had a special recognition to offer one of his colleagues on the council. “I‘d like to wish our oldest commissioner, our District 3 commissioner, a happy...
  • Florida Hospital and UCF spread holiday cheer to local kids

    Florida Hospital and UCF spread holiday cheer to local kids
    There’s no question, David C. Cassidy said, that while the holidays can be a wonderful time and an opportunity for the family to spend happy days together, it can be extra stressful for those who are being treated in a local hospital. “No...
  • Woodstock to target seat belt use, drunken driving over Thanksgiving

    Woodstock to target seat belt use, drunken driving over Thanksgiving
    Woodstock police will be out enforcing seat belt and drunken driving laws over the Thanksgiving holiday. The police department will join state transportation and police officials in Illinois in the special enforcement effort, part of the Click It or...
  • Archbishop Cupich emphasizes spiritual blessings at Lake Forest Thanksgiving Mass

    Archbishop Cupich emphasizes spiritual blessings at Lake Forest Thanksgiving Mass
    The Chicago Tribune Media Group's Lake Forester reports: When Blase Cupich was installed as Chicago’s ninth archbishop earlier this month, the Rev. Michael McGovern of Lake Forest’s Church of St. Mary wanted him to feel welcome — so he...
  • Thanksgiving tourneys launch girls hoops

     Thanksgiving tourneys launch girls hoops
    Thanksgiving weekend's traditional fare of food, football and shopping is giving way, at least at the high school level, to girls hoops and several holiday tournaments. Naperville Central and Benet co-sponsored the annual Tip-Off Tournament, which...
  • Cold front moves in Tuesday; rain-snow mix possible in Hampton Roads Thanksgiving morning

    Cold front moves in Tuesday; rain-snow mix possible in Hampton Roads Thanksgiving morning
    Say goodbye to the nearly 80-degree weather and sunshine we enjoyed on Monday. Hampton Roads is going to get much cooler and wetter over the next couple of days, and we may even see some flurries by Thanksgiving morning. A system of low pressure...
  • Travelers on the Peninsula can expect rain and snow mix on Thanksgiving

    Travelers on the Peninsula can expect rain and snow mix on Thanksgiving
    Thanksgiving travelers on the Peninsula can expect low temperatures and a light mix of rain and snow on the holiday, followed by a dry and sunny weekend, Lyle Alexander, a meteorologist at the National Weather Service in Wakefield, said Wednesday. "It'...