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November 27, 2002

Valdosta - Habitat for Humanity is helping some South Georgia families have an extra special holiday.

Three Lowndes County families are moving into their new homes, just in time for Thanksgiving dinner.

"It gives a whole new meaning for Thanksgiving, because now we really do have something to be very thankful for," said Roger Belmer, new home owner.

All three homes were built in just two-and-a-half weeks. Habitat for Humanity will begin their Christmas build December 7th and build 6 homes in 2 weeks.

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