* * * * * F R I D A Y * * * * * M A Y 5th * * * * * DA Y 125 of 2017 * * * * *
Happy Cinco de Mayo !!! I’ll do my part and have a burrito
It’s Tuba Day, and No Pants Day too
Christopher Columbus sighted Jamaica on his second voyage to the New World in 1494
The American Medical Association was organized this day in 1847
Alan Shepherd became the first American in Space when he made a 15 minute suborbital flight in 1961
The final episode of “Maried with Children” aired on Fox in 1997
In the News: Sugarloaf Elementary operating on Two Hour Delay….About 900 Duke Energy customer without service north of Town… Unemployment drops below four percent in Alexander County…2nd Annual Apple Blossom Festival is Saturday
Could be a shower or two, cooler over weekend
Cougar Baseball falls in Championship game…App St Football player stabbed…Panther’s man who blocks the “Blind Side” is facing charges…Bad Blood in NBA…Bad Blood in MLB too…
Happy Birthday: Pat Carroll, John Rhys-Davies, John Miller, Tina Yothers, Adele
The cusp, that’s where I am. I’ve been on the cusp of being sick with allergies all week. I guess all the self medication is working because I’m still leaning forward.
Let’s have some fun Saturday. The Apple Blossom Festival is a Happening, come on out !
Quote of The Day: “Life is something that happens when you can’t get to sleep”…Fran Lebowitz