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Happy Pharmacist Day ! Hug your favorite pill pusher, ask for samples !
It’s Kiss a Ginger Day. Find a Redhead and give her a Big Smooch !
The United States House of Representatives rejects a proposal to require states to give women the right to vote in 1915
Hattie Caraway of Arkansas becomes the first woman elected to the United States Senate in 1932
1969: The New York Jets of the American Football League defeat the Baltimore Colts of the National Football League to win Super Bowl III in what is considered to be one of the greatest upsets in sports history.
An act of the U.S. Congress authorizes the use of American military force to drive Iraq out of Kuwait in 1991
Taylorsville man jailed on Child Abuse charges…County Schools Geography Bee winner announced…Kindergarten Screening dates released…Statesville Police officers injured in hostage situation…Car chase in Hickory…Man files lawsuit against Town of Boone
Wet, Wet, Wet, today.
Cougar Hoops head to Hickory this evening…AC Wrestling hosts match tonight…Pack nip Clemson…Freedom Football coach resigns…Panthers expected to announce Norv Turner as new Offensive Coordinator today…Who you got is weekend Playoff Games?….Canes get win and a new owner
Happy Birthday: Kirstie Alley, Rush Limbaugh, Howard Stern, Dominique Wilkins, Jeff Bezos
Imagine what life would be like without the internet. It’s become such a part of our life that it’s a given until it goes out. That happened to me for a while this week. Sure was spooky !
The date for Rockyfest 2018 is set. April 21st is the day when Rocky Face Park roars. It always Rocks but that day, it Roars
It’s coming back, Cold Weather invades again this weekend.
Quote of the Day: “Being responsible sometimes means pissing people off.”…General Colin Powell