Black Thursday Shoppers

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(Emily Rose Bennett/Staff) A line of people forms outside of H.H. Gregg appliances and electronics store on Robert C. Daniel Parkway Thursday evening waiting for the doors to open at 8 p.m. Several stores have made the decision to open Thanksgiving night instead of typical Black Friday early hours.
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(Emily Rose Bennett/Staff) First in line for a 73 inch flat screen television, Jessica Chanous, of Hephzibah, sits outside the sliding doors of H.H. Gregg appliances and electronics store on Robert C. Daniel Parkway Thursday evening waiting for the doors to open at 8 p.m. Several stores have made the decision to open Thanksgiving night instead of typical Black Friday early hours.
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(Emily Rose Bennett/Staff) A line of people forms outside of H.H. Gregg appliances and electronics store on Robert C. Daniel Parkway Thursday evening waiting for the doors to open at 8 p.m. Several stores have made the decision to open Thanksgiving night instead of typical Black Friday early hours.
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(Emily Rose Bennett/Staff) Charlynn Nickles, left, and her nephew Kevin Brooks sit outside of H.H. Gregg appliances and electronics store waiting for the doors to open at 8 p.m. to purchase a new refrigerator on Thanksgiving evening.
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(Emily Rose Bennett/Staff) Janay Kingsberry, 25, of Savannah helps sell coffee to people waiting in line for Black Friday shopping outside of Best Buy on Thanksgiving evening.
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(Emily Rose Bennett/Staff) Second in line for Black Friday shopping at Best Buy, Brian Smith, 24, of Augusta, has reached the third book in the Stieg Larsson trilogy since he got in line before dawn on Sunday, November 18. Smith plans to purchase a 55 inch television for nearly 50 percent off.
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(Emily Rose Bennett/Staff) Standing behind gates, a crowd of people wait in line for Best Buy to open their doors at midnight for Black Friday shopping.
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(Emily Rose Bennett/Staff) From left Josue Negredd, Najeeda White, and Rohjani Perriott sit in line outside Best Buy waiting for the doors to open at midnight for Black Friday shopping.
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(Emily Rose Bennett/Staff) An outdoor space heater warms Cuong Nguyen, Thuy Vo, and Ashley Nguyen, all of Barnwell, S.C., as they sit in line outside Best Buy waiting for the doors to open at midnight for Black Friday shopping. This is the family's second year participating in the traditional post-Thanksgiving shopping event.
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(Emily Rose Bennett/Staff) An outdoor space heater warms Cuong Nguyen, Thuy Vo, and Ashley Nguyen, all of Barnwell, S.C., as they sit in line outside Best Buy waiting for the doors to open at midnight for Black Friday shopping. This is the family's second year participating in the traditional post-Thanksgiving shopping event.
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(Emily Rose Bennett/Staff) Kimberly Winfrey, of Augusta, sits in line outside Best Buy waiting for the doors to open at midnight for Black Friday shopping.
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(Emily Rose Bennett/Staff) Chris and Tiffany Keith sit in line outside Best Buy waiting for the doors to open at midnight for Black Friday shopping.
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(Emily Rose Bennett/Staff) A crowd of people wait in line for Best Buy to open their doors at midnight for Black Friday shopping.
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(Emily Rose Bennett/Staff) Joel Blundell, 17, left, and Jaylan Seymore,19, wait outside of Best Buy for the doors to open at midnight for Black Friday shopping.
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(Emily Rose Bennett/Staff) Monster energy drinks help keep shoppers awake as they wait outside of Best Buy for the doors to open at midnight for Black Friday shopping.
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(Emily Rose Bennett/Staff) A line of people stretches around the side of Best Buy as they wait for the doors to open at midnight for Black Friday shopping.
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(Emily Rose Bennett/Staff) A line of people stretches around the side of Best Buy as they wait for the doors to open at midnight for Black Friday shopping.

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