* * * * F R I D A Y * * * * * J U N E 2nd * * * * * Day 153 of 2017 * * * * *
It’s Fish and Chips Day ! Love it, Love it, Love it
Happy Doughnut Day ! Love ’em, Love ’em, Love ’em
It’s also Hug your Cat Day ! Hug Fluffy today and see how she handles it
Britain enacted the Quartering Act in 1774 which meant American Colonists had to open their homes to British Troops including lodging. And they thought we wouldn’t mind
Guglieimo Marconi patented his radio in 1896
Lou Gehrig did in 1941 of a disease that now bears his name
Timothy McVeigh was found guilty of the bombing of the Oklahoma City Federal Building in 1997. 168 people died in the terrorist act
In the News: Unemployment drops in area…Law Enforcement Center will be dedicated in honor of former Sheriff this evening…Man dies in Morganton industrial accident…Fatal hit and run crash in Iredell County…Man on scooter struck in Catawba County…
Sunny again today, weekend looks great !
Post 170 fights college team to draw…Warriors dominate Game I…Stanly Cup Finals resume Saturday…College Baseball Playoffs begin today…Yankees keep slugging…Monster Mile hosts Monster Cup…Duffner atop Jack’s leaderboard
Happy Birthday: Sally Kellerman, Jerry Mathers, Dana Carvey, Dennis Haysbert, Kyle Petty, Abby Wambach
Let the Weekend Begin !
Quote of the Day: “Wrinkles appear where smiles have been”…Jimmy Buffett