The Carson City J.C. Penney will open its doors at 4 a.m. Friday and store manager John Ruppert said he will be right there handing out candy canes and snow globes to those getting an early start to their holiday shopping.
"Black Friday is traditionally the biggest shopping day of the year," Ruppert said. "It will be a very good day for us."
Like other Carson City retailers, Ruppert said, he is hopeful for a fruitful Black Friday, the name given to the day following Thanksgiving when retailers historically turn a profit for the year.
But amid one of the …