Retired Air National Guard member Gerald Ratliff and his wife, Frances, both 70, fill their cart Saturday at the military commissary on-site sale with food they'll use for their Thanksgiving meal. The National Guard complex in Eleanor hosted the annual sale, which ends Sunday.
Connie Dunlap waits in the 2-hour-long checkout line Saturday. Dunlap went to the commissary on-site sale without her husband for the first time. U.S. Navy Vietnam veteran Michael Dunlap, who enjoyed going to the sales, died in January.
Disabled U.S. Army veteran Harold Clark and his wife, Teresa, wait in the checkout line Saturday. The two-hour wait was just too long for their 3-year-old son, Caleb, to stay awake.
Ashley Meade of Hometown, Putnam County, walks the aisles Saturday.