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Today in History

Today is Friday, Nov. 28, the 332nd day of 2014. There are 33 days left in the year.
Today's Highlight in History:
On Nov. 28, 1964, the United States launched the space probe Mariner 4 on a course toward Mars, which it flew past in July 1965,

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Public Affairs Calendar

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Meal brings community together

Sunshine Crump | The Sun
Volunteers package and bag meals for delivery Thursday at the annual Community Thanksgiving Meal in the St. Bernards Auditorium. Organizer Richard Carvell said by dinnerís end, 478 volunteers had served 1,870 meals ó including about 1,000 deliveries.

By Sunshine Crump, Sun Staff Writer, crump@jonesborosun.com
JONESBORO — With family visiting from out of town for the holiday, Sandra Smith made sure to add the Community Thanksgiving Meal to their list of activities.
"We literally put this on our

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Hurricane opens season with Rumble

Sun File Photo
Jonesboro senior guard Marquise Pointer, left, leads the Hurricane into a new season tonight at the Rumble on the Ridge in Forrest City.

Sun Staff Writer The last time the Jonesboro High School basketball team was on the court for an official game, the Hurricane hoisted its 13th state basketball championship trophy. Those memories from March have faded into history. Former point. . . more »

Who is the All time leading Scorer in NBA history?

What elusive Detroit running back has been dubbed "the Lion King"?

What record-setting quarterback was the NFL's 82nd draft pick in 1979?

What year did Boston win their first NBA title?

What was the name of the Philadelphia 76ers before they came to Philadelphia?

Who averaged the most points in a NBA game through a season and how many?

At which Hills was US Open tennis played before it moved to Flushing Meadow?

In 2011 who held the record for the most starts at the Daytona 500?

Bread of Life food pantry is there for all in need
Celebrating Thanksgiving as a community in NEA
A career in law enforcement that almost wasn't
Noise complaint leads JPD to injured woman
JETS to provide rides to Arkansas State game
Obama's action fuels immigration scam worries
Liver transplant recipient marks 25th anniversary
Shoppers start Black Friday shopping a day early
Parades, turkey mark U.S. Thanksgiving holiday
Cosby testimony describes accuser's spiked story

Read about all these and more in today's print edition or online e-Edition.

Cosby testimony describes accuser's spiked story

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Bill Cosby testified under oath in 2005 that he gave the National Enquirer an exclusive interview about looming sexual-assault accusations by a Canadian woman against him in exchange for the tabloid spiking a second accuser's . . .

Creed frontman Scott Stapp says he's broke

The 41-year-old lead singer of the Grammy-winning band said in a rambling 15-minute-long video posted on his Facebook page Wednesday that he's living in a hotel. "Right now, I'm living in a Holiday Inn, by the grace of God, because there's been a couple . . .

November 2014