It’s The First Day of W I N T E R !!! Don’t fret, Spring will be here before you sneeze, and cough
It’s Crossword Puzzle Day and let’s hear it for the petites. It’s Short Girl Appreciation Day !
The “Mayflower” and it’s passengers landed at Plymouth Rock, Massachusetts this day in 1620. That 1st winter was tough but they decided to stay
Scientists Pierre and Marie Curie discovered the radioactive element radium this day in 1898
The legendary Vince Lomabardi coached his last game this day in 1969. He was the coach of the Washington Redskins at the time
In the News: Local 911 service having issues….Alexander County man charged with murder has bond set again….Walls are tumbling down at uptown location in Taylorsville…Burke woman given 20 years in sex case…Armed robbery at Morganton grocery store…US 21 to close temporarily tonight in Statesville
Sunny and Warm today
Cougar hoops at McDowell this afternoon…Both Duke and UNC in action this evening…Hornets win….Four Panthers named to Pro Bowl…Will Luke play again this season ?
Happy Birthday: Jane Fonda, Samuel L Jackson, Chris Everet, Ray Romano, Kiefer Sutherland
Since it’s Chris Everet’s birthday it should be mentioned that she was at one time the hottest woman in sports. Every man my age lusted after her if they admit it. She made tennis fun to watch. Yep, that’s sexist but it’s a fact
I’m a Great Uncle again ! Caleb Michael Rowe was born Tuesday to my niece and nephew. He’s a big, strapping future linebacker for the Cougars
It being the first day of Winter it makes perfect sense that it’s going to be the warmest, sunniest, day we’ve had in a while