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Thrifty Thurston Loves Perfect Pumpkin Patches, Halloween Happenings

  By Nikki McCoy The artistic element of carving pumpkins evolved from an early Irish craft of carving potatoes, turnips, and beets. The spooky part stemmed from old Irish tales of Jack O’Lantern, or Stingy Jack, the legendary town drunk that had a faceoff with the devil. Eventually, the tales and arts blended, gourds were […]