Long-time church members Bob Smith and Jane Wright stand outside the new Gethsemane United Methodist Church. The church may open by the end of this year.

Photo by Lynn R.

$500 for Christmas
Plan your holiday shopping trips at these fine businesses. Win by entering your name for the giveaway with $500 in prizes. Page 9

Center's fate
The Visitors Center may close. Page 4

Narrow miss
A bullet grazes area woman. Page 8

Epidemic danger
The shortage of flu shots is a major concern. Page 14

Content changes
Check the index for your favorite column writer. Everyone's there, but some have a new location in the Star.

32 Shopping Days until Christmas.