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Festive fruitcake facts

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Certain sights and sounds are ingrained in the holiday season, from twinkling lights to carols piping over retailers’ sound systems. Amid the shelves of holiday wares and delicacies, fruitcake makes its annual appearance.

O Christmas Tree

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by Ann Drayton Lister
Camellia Garden Club
For The Greer Citizen

Over the last week or so, Christmas tree lots have been set up for the season. It’s the time of year when people are tying trees to their luggage racks or loading up the truck with a fresh Frasier Fir.

Talking turkey about the holiday

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Thanksgiving is a time to gather with family and friends and reflect on one’s blessings. In anticipation of the holiday, here are some interesting facts about the Thanksgiving celebration.

1. American Thanksgiving is largely modeled on a 17th century harvest feast shared by the English settlers and the Wampanoag tribe.

Tips to kick the common cold

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The common cold is appropriately named. According to the American Lung Association, adults get an average of two to four colds per year while children typically get between six and eight colds annually. Colds indeed seem an inevitable part of life, and that may be even more so during winter.

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