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Preparing for the Holidays

Preparing for the Holidays

Autumn McKay November 17, 2022

Can you believe the holidays are just around the corner? It’s crazy how quickly this year has passed. With everything that happened this year, many of us are anticipating the joy and celebration of Thanksgiving...

Christmas tree lighting

Christmas tree lighting

Josh Crim, Reporter December 1, 2017

Northeast Community College decided to start a new Holiday tradition this year. A tree lighting commenced behind the library at 5:30 on Wednesday night. Hot cocoa and apple cider were served while the...

It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas on TV

It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas on TV

November 16, 2017

By Rick Bentley Tribune News Service (TNS) There are numerous big decisions to be made during the holidays, from gift selections to menu creations. You are on your own with those issues, but we can...

Online shopping reaches new highs for the holidays

December 6, 2016

By Lorraine Mirabella The Baltimore Sun (TNS) In a converted former broom factory in Baltimore, employees of checked inventory and pricing, prepared email blasts and packed up cartloads...

I had four items on my list and got one. This is ridiculous, said Joe Allen, of Carolina Forest, center, shortly after the 6:00 a.m. opening as he waits to check out at JC Penney on Black Friday morning, November 23, 2012, at Coastal Grand Mall in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina.

Consumerism and the Holidays

Brittany Hinkel, Editor/Cartoonist November 27, 2012

It’s a well-known fact that retail sales increase during the holiday season. According to an article, 2012 Christmas Holiday Shopping Season Retail Sales, Job, Technology Predictions, written...

Happenings in December

Britt Young, Ad Sales December 6, 2011

December is the time of year to be grateful for everything people have, also it is a time to be aware of safe driving and other issues. On Northeast Community College in Norfolk it is Aids and National...

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