Many families across the state of Missouri will be gathering together to celebrate Thanksgiving. While there are many things people are thankful for, Governor Jay Nixon says this is a time to give thanks for the freedom that we have.
Nixon says we should not forget those in Uniform who keep us free to be with our families at this time
Nixon also reminds us to pause and reflect on why we celebrate Thanksgiving
Over 150 years ago then President Abraham Lincoln declared today an National Day of Thanksgiving