Hazel Duke Thanksgiving Dinner

Eizabeth Grubbs spoons carrots into a take-out food container held by Dale Packard on Thursday during the Hazel Duke Thanksgiving Dinner at the Laconia Congregational Church.

LACONIA — We all have at least one favorite thing in a Thanksgiving Day dinner; Joseph Bixby has two.

“Probably mashed potatoes and gravy,” said Bixby, before qualifying that “I like the gravy …on everything.”