ABOVE: That's Layla Harris, 3, who is taking a moment to see the manger scene on the Atlanta Veterans' Plaza. Layla earlier had won the designation of Tiny Miss Hometown Christmas Pageant winner. With relatives in Bloomburg, she's the daughter of Tyler Harris of Texarkana.
RIGHT: Justin Shane Cook of West Monroe, Louisiana, is selling banana nut bread while supporting Redemption House with the Cindy Bishop Ministries in Winnsboro, Louisiana. From his table at Crump Food Center in Linden, he is also telling his story of recovering from addiction.
Photos by Neil Ables