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Richard Hyatt: The return of a Southern staple

They were belly bombs on little square buns, served in a simple setting that glistened with stainless steel and pure white porcelain. On a stool at a spotless counter you watched the cook throw paper-thin hamburger patties on a grill. The aroma of steaming onions was in the air, and so was the magic of a Krystal.

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Richard Hyatt: 'Silent Night' tradition continues

The song belongs to the world but it was part of Samantha Mohr's family lore when she was growing up, a Christmas carol composed by an ancestor whose words are almost as familiar as Scriptures that describe the night shepherds keeping watch over their flocks were visited by a heavenly host.