Community urged to help beat back hunger Thanksgiving. Its a time when people gather with family and friends, usually over a decadent meal, to celebrate all the things for which they are grateful. Thanksgiving is the start of the holiday season, and for most, a joyous time of the year. But for many in rural Nebraska, Thanksgiving is ...PLEASE LOG IN FOR PREMIUM CONTENT. Our website requires visitors to log in to view the best local news. Not yet a subscriber? Subscribe today!