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For sale: 'The Hunger Games' District 12 town
For sale: 'The Hunger Games' District 12 town

If you have a spare $1.4 million -- are you listening Mega-Millions winners? -- you can buy the abandoned North Carolina village that portrayed Katniss Everdeen's hometown in "The Hunger Games" movie. Henry River Mill Village was built in the early 1900s as a planned community around a yarn factory, and after the mill closed, the 72-acre tract and its remaining buildings were bought by Wade Shepherd, according to an Associated Press story. He says fans have been swarming around the property to get a taste of District 12, and he's ready to sell. The North Carolina tourism agency also is looking to cash in on the frenzy surrounding the movie, which was shot there. It has...

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