Today in History
(National News ~ 12/26/17)
Today is Tuesday, Dec. 26, the 360th day of 2017. There are five days left in the year. The seven-day African-American holiday Kwanzaa begins today. This is Boxing Day. Today's Highlight in History: On Dec. 26, 1947, heavy snow blanketed the Northeast, burying New York City under 26.4 inches of snow in 16 hours; the severe weather was blamed for some 80 deaths...
Out of the past: Dec. 26
(Out of the Past ~ 12/26/17)
Santa's Workshop, tucked away in the west wing of West Park Mall, is closed; but the "workshops" of area retailers are wide open the day after Christmas, welcoming shoppers and their post-Christmas cash; stores are crowded, as area shoppers and their families hit retail establishments full force, returning unwanted gifts and taking advantage of sales...
(Obituary ~ 12/26/17)
Henry Norman Huhn, 92, died Sunday, Dec. 24, 2017, at his Cape Girardeau home following a lengthy illness. Visitation will be held Wednesday from 10 to 11 a.m. at Crain Funeral Home in Cape Girardeau. Funeral service will follow the visitation at 11 a.m. at the funeral home. Interment will follow at Cape County Memorial Park Cemetery...
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