OPS SUPERINTENDENT UPDATE
» Omaha Public Schools board special meeting to hear an update on superintendent search.
» 2 p.m., Teacher Administrative Center, 3215 Cuming St.
» Search firm will present a list of eight to 12 candidates from more than 80 applicants.
SCHOOL RATINGS RELEASED
» Nebraska ranks the performance of its 249 public schools for the first time. The results will be released at 10 a.m.
» Check Omaha.com to see where your school lands in the rankings.
» Nebraska Labor Department will release the October numbers for the state's unemployment rate and how many jobs were added.
» Go to Omaha.com/money to see a breakdown of the numbers and how they compare with previous months.
BURN SOME CALORIES
» Turkey Trot 5K run to benefit Joslyn Castle
» Race begins at 9 a.m. at Midtown Crossing's Turner Park
» On-site registration ($40) starts at 7:30 a.m.
» Enjoy the turkey, mashed potatoes, green bean casserole and the rest of the holiday fixings.
» The World-Herald gets you ready for Black Friday with a stack of money-saving ads and coupons.
» Had enough family time? Get your shopping started early. Many stores are open Thanksgiving. Omaha.com/blackfriday has a list of store hours.
EARLY BIRD GETS THE DEALS
» Stores across the city open early for the biggest shopping day of the year.
» Stuck in line? Visit Omaha.com for news on waiting times, traffic tie-ups and other retail updates from around town.
» Connect: Send us pictures of huge crowds and popular items. Address it to @OWHnews on Twitter, or share your story on The World-Herald's Facebook page.
HUSKERS VS. HAWKEYES
» Huskers travel to Iowa City to take on the Hawkeyes in NU's final regular season football game this year.
» Kickoff: 11 a.m., Television: ABC
» Omaha.com/huskers will have live coverage, stats and analysis.
LAUGH IT OFF
» Comedian Mike Epps brings his “I'm Still Standing” Tour to Omaha
» 8 p.m. at the Orpheum Theater
» Tickets: TicketOmaha.com
Compiled by World-Herald staff writer Josh Frigerio