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Happy Last Day of July !
The cornerstone for the US Mint in Philadelphia was laid in 1792
MGM’s Leo the Lion roared for the first time before the film “White Shadows of the South Seas” in 1928
Man took a ride on the Moon for the first time in the Lunar Rover Vehicle in 1971
A Seven Week Baseball Players Strike ended in 1981.
Cuban dictator Fidel Castro turned over power to his brother Raul in 2006
In the News:Taylorsville Police nab out of state fugitive… Taylorsville man arrested for assault on female…Tragic accident claims life of Iredell man…2nd teen dies as result of accident last week…Hickory man sent to prison for sex crimes…Wilkes “Mountain Man” passes
Weather is Spectacular, Is it September ?
Official Practice begins today for Cougar Football and other Fall Sports…Dodgers are insanely hot…Baseball trade deadline is 4pm today…Bush finds victory lane…Panther rookie is getting raves from teammates
Happy Birthday: Mark Cuban, Wesley Snipes, J.K. Rowling, Zac Brown
Today is the deadline to get the kids signed up for Fall Sports. The County Parks and Recreation Office is located in the old Wittenburg School.
Over 40,000 hits on this website last week, must be doing something right but we’ll keep trying to make it better
Quote of the Day: “A Canadian psychologist is selling a video that teaches you how to test your dog’s IQ. Here’s how it works: If you spend $12.99 for the video, your dog is smarter than you”…Jay Leno