*****T U E S D A Y***** M A R C H 21st ******80th D A Y OF 2017*****
It’s World Down’s Syndrome Day. I Think Down’s People are Beautiful !
Happy Poetry Day
Almost the entire city of New Orleans was destroyed by a fire in 1788. Over 800 buildings were destroyed.
The Senate approved a measure that would begin granting ex Presidents a pension in 1940
President Carter told the US Olympic Team they would not be attending the Moscow Summer Games in 1980.
Twitter went online in 2006. I don’t have Twitter account, don’t want one, do I ?
In the News: Two Stabbed in Stony Point, man in custody…Taylorsville man arrested on drug charges… Both sides in Brushy Mt. Golf Club/ County Schools lawsuit, issue statements on Monday…Two dead in Iredell Accident…Big Wildfire continues to burn in Burke County
Really Warm Today
Cougar Softball now 9-0 after winning slugfest at Lake Norman…Cougar Baseball has winning streak snapped…AC Tennis beats Hickory…AC Men’s Golf 2nd in league match…The Dance on hold till Thursday..Hornets get a win…Tim Tebow will play in Sally League…
Happy Birthday: Eddie Money, Gary Oldman, Rosie O’Donnell, Mathew Broderick, Adrian Peterson
I’ve got 12 of the 16 teams still alive in my NCAA Tournament Bracket. Gone are Villanova, Florida State, Louisville, and that team from Durham which will not be spoken. By the way, My Elite 8 is Florida, Baylor, West Virginia, Arizona, Kentucky, Kansas, Oregon, and UNC.
Little Tommy Brady’s Super Bowl jersey has been found in Mexico. Build that Wall !
Bloodmobile makes a stop today in Alexander County. The Red Cross Bloodmobile will be at the Salem Lutheran Church from 2-7 pm. The Church is located at 4005 Highway 16 North. Give the Gift of Life !!
Listen to the Radio this morning, you just might win some Chicken ! The Ellendale Ruitans will hold a Chicken Fundraiser this Saturday at Ellendale Elementary School and I’m giving away tickets all week !
Quote of the Day: “Women are always running through my mind, they don’t dare walk”….Andy Gibb