* * * * Thank Goodness it’s F R I D A Y * * * * F E B R U A R Y 9th * * * * D A Y 40 of 2018 * * * *
Happy Pizza Day ! Pepperoni with Mushrooms, please !
1825: After no candidate receives a majority of electoral votes in the presidential election, the House of Representatives elects John Quincy Adams as President
The game of Volleyball was invented in 1895
Daylight Savings Time is authorized by Congress in 1942
The Beatles appear for the first time on the Ed Sullivan Show in 1964
Satchel Page becomes the first Negro League player elected to Baseball Hall of Fame in 1971
In the News: Wilkes County woman dies as result of Alexander County accident… Taylorsville Police nab suspected “Beef Thief”…Man missing in Lincoln County…Teen shot and killed in Maiden…Fatal shooting in Caldwelll County…Hickory man sent to prison for sex offenses with minor
Sunshine Today but Weekend looks moist
Cougar Hoops conclude regular season tonight against South Caldwell…Heels beat the Devils…Hornets play, Hornets lose…Julius Peppers has surgery…49ers pay large for QB…Winter Games are underway
Happy Birthday: Roger Mudd, Carole King, Joe Pesci, Mia Farrow, Phil Ford, Travis Tritt
Facebook has new policy about in- house romance
Our area among hardest hit in the Nation when it comes to Flu
Duke fans are rather reticent this morning
The Stock Market Roller Coaster takes another plunge. Is it time to buy ?
Thank you ! This website logged over 1.3 million hits in 2017 !!!
Quote of the Day: “My life has been a tapestry of rich and royal hue, an everlasting vision of the ever changing view”…Carole King. 76 today