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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Volunteers package and bag meals for delivery Thursday at the annual Community Thanksgiving Meal in the St. Bernards Auditorium. Organizer Richard Carvell said by dinner’s end, 478 volunteers had served 1,870 meals — including about 1,000 deliveries.
By Sunshine Crump, Sun Staff Writer, email@example.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
Jonesboro quarterback Carson Coats spins away from Alma defenders during last week’s Class 6A state playoff game at Cooksey-Johns Field. The Hurricane hosts Pine Bluff tonight in the semifinals.
By Cory Clark, Sun Staff Writer
JONESBORO — The Jonesboro Hurricane has been here before.
Virtually every player who takes the field for Jonesboro tonight in the Class 6A state football semifinals has at least been on the sideline for a game of. . . more »
How old was Linford Christie when he won gold for the 100m in Barcelona (a record age)?
Answer: 32 years old
Who was the first NFl quarterback to pass for 4000 yards in a season?
Answer: Joe Namath of the NY Jets in 1967
In 1999, who became only the fifth man to win all four major tournaments - Wimbledon, the U.S. Open, the Australian Open, and the French Open - completing a career Grand Slam?
Answer: Andre Agassi.
Who is the All time NBA leader in rebounds?
Answer: Wilt Chamberlain 100
Who's second to Sam Snead in PGA Tour wins?
Answer: Jack Nicklaus
What is the shortest NASCAR oval track?
Answer: Martinsville Speedway - The Martinsville Speedway is a 0.526 oval track. The one at Bristol is a 0.533 course.
Who stormed off court at the end of the 1999 French Open and had to have her mother coax her back?
Answer: Martina Hingis
How many games did the longest Wimbledon men's singles match on record last?
Answer: It went 112 games, with Pancho Gonzalesz beating Charlie Pasarell 22-24,111111-6, 16-14, 6-3, 11-9. It took place in 1969, two years before the tie breaker was introduced to the game.
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
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 . . .
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 . . .