The Detroit Lions have won two Thanksgiving games in a row, both in blowout fashion no less. After nine straight losses on Turkey Day, it is a welcome change for Lions fans.
Former homeless veteran cooks feast for other former homeless vets
A small band of snow along a stretch of eastern Missouri briefly caused headaches for holiday drivers Wednesday, but otherwise it was smooth sailing for motorists on one of the busiest travel days of the year.
Since we are upon our great day of gratitude, a pretext for gorging on poultry and then taking our swollen torsos to the nearest television for some football, let’s look to sports for reasons to give thanks.
Natalie’s Cakes and More was among those damaged in the riots after the Ferguson grand jury’s decision was announced, and owner Natalie Dubose says the main windows were broken and the bakery damaged.
The Detroit Lions played on Thanksgiving before 24 of the current NFL franchises even existed. The Lions’ first owner scheduled the inaugural game in 1934 to try and generate interest in the team.
The 2014 Ameren Missouri Thanksgiving Day Parade is less than a week away. Vice Chair Ken Mallin has all the details. It’s time for the annual Letter from Santa fundraiser – sponsored by Friends of the Kirkwood Public Library. Virginia Kramer has all the details. Harry Hamm is in for his weekly entertainment rundown and previews ‘Motown The Musical’ playing at the Fox Theater.
Police in southern Illinois are investigating after 140 frozen turkeys were stolen from a locked refrigerated trailer outside a meat market the week before Thanksgiving.
Celebrating Thanksgiving might be a difficult thing to do, especially if you have to travel abroad during the holiday. However, with a few simple changes and a little bit of adjusting, it is still possible to make Thanksgiving enjoyable for you and others wherever you are.
Refer to this travel guide when attending the San Francisco 49ers home game against the Seattle Seahawks on Thanksgiving.