* * * * * F R I D A Y * * * * * J U L Y 30th * * * * * D A Y 181 of 2017 * * * * *
Happy Social Media Day ! Celebrate with Facebook and Twitter, you won’t be alone
RCA, The Radio Corporation of America was formed in 1921
Margaret Mitchell’s novel “Gone With The Wind” was published in 1936
The first Corvette rolled off the assembly line in 1953. It sold for $3,250
Congress authorized Alaska to become our 49th State in 1958
The UK turned Hong Kong over to China in 1997
In the News: Garage structure goes up in flames in Wittenburg…Pedestrian killed overnight in Iredell…Teen injured in Wilkes “Joy Ride”…Morganton man behind bars after leading officers of wild chase…
Could be a Boomer Today
Godfrey says he will announce College Football Commitment on July 20th…Post 170 wins in extra innings again…Former Cougar signs with Royals…Nationals lose and lose…NASCAR runs at Daytona Saturday night
Happy Birthday: Robert Ballard, Mike Tyson, Michael Phelps, Fantasia Barrino
Wanna have some fun ? Head to the Vashti Community Saturday morning. The Annual Vashti Celebration is an out right HOOT ! You don’t have to be a Vashti resident, everyone is welcome !
Turn on the Radio or listen online this morning at 10. The Alexander Radio Theater will present “Fibber McGee and Molly:The Piano” It’s good stuff !
The old blogger will be on vacation next week. I hope everyone has a safe and happy Holiday. I will return on July 10th
Quote of the Day: “Nobody roots for Goliath”…Wilt Chamberlin