* * * * * THANK GOODNESS IT”S FRIDAY***** M A Y 19th * * * * * D A Y 139 of 2017 * * * * *
It’s Ride Your Bike To Work Day ! Let management know, it case you’re late
It’s NASCAR Day !
The Boy’s Club of America was founded in 1906
The first American criminal conviction using fingerprint evidence happened in New York City in 1911
The Dow Jones hit 2,500 for the first time in 1989
Apple opened their first retail stores in 2006
In the News: County Manager will present Commissioners his proposed budget next Tuesday…New Industry coming to County… Annual Relay For Life tonight in uptown Taylorsville…Alexander County man arrested on drug charges in Hickory…Students evacuated from Iredell County School on Thursday
Some Clouds mixed with Sun
Big Inning Does in Lady Cougar softball Team…New theme for NBA Playoffs “If you don’t snooze, you lose”…Texas Ranger win 9th straight…Braves lose Freddie…All Star Race in Charlotte Saturday night…Rain delaying construction new NFL stadium in La La Land
Happy Birthday: Jim Lehrer, David Hartman, Pete Townsend, Archie Manning, Grace Jones, Phil Rudd
Tough loss for Lady Cougar Softball team last night but still a wonderful season
Talked with a Federal Law Officer Thursday. He says that “Meth” is an epidemic in our area despite some major arrests of late, it’s everywhere. He says the major supply is coming across the Mexican border after being produced in “Super Labs”
Cheerwine celebrates 100 years Saturday in Salisbury
Ozzy and Sharon renew their vows after Ozzy had an affair. Who would have an affair with him ?
Quote of the Day: “Imagination is a quality given a man to compensate him for what he is not, and a sense of humor was provided to console him for what he is.”….Oscar Wilde