T H U R S D A Y….Happy Groundhog Day !!!…..T H U R S D A Y…Happy Groundhog Day !!!
In addition to Groundhog Day, it’s “Fall off the Wagon Day” The 1st Thursday of February is the day that people are most likely to break their New Years Resolution about diet and exercise. You might see them at a local fast food restaurant.
1876 – The National League of Professional Baseball Clubs of Major League Baseball is formed.
1887 – In Punxsutawney, Pennsylvania the first Groundhog Day is observed.
1922 – Ulysses by James Joyce is published.
1967 – The American Basketball Association was formed. Hey, I loved that Red White and Blue Ball
In the News: Man arrested after clipping pole and creating power outage in Taylorsville…Bowman announces he will seek another term as Sheriff…Unemployment up slightly…Hiddenite man arrested on larceny and drug charges by Conover Police…Armed robbery at Statesville Business
Mixture of Clouds and Sun, High around 58
Lake Norman beats Mooresville, pulls even with Cougar Men…Pack fall in overtime…Hornets losing streak up to 6 after loss to Steph and the Warriors…Super Bowl Countdown, can the Falcons outscore the Pats ?….National Signing Day means more riches for the rich
Happy Birthday: Tom Smothers, Graham Nash, Christie Brinkley, Kim Zimmer
Sorry about not posting a blog Wednesday but I was groping in the dark. No power in T-Vegas.
If the Groundhog see his shadow today it just means the sun is shinning, nothing more. I read this week that 24% of Americans have never seen a groundhog. None of those 24% lived in Alexander County, we have so many they have to share tunnels.
It looks like the Wall on the Mexican border is going to happen. I think that even the people who oppose it know it’s a good idea. It sounds just too simple but sometimes simple works. Look at it this day, the drug dealers hate the thought of it !
The thought of Oprah Winfrey being on “60 Minutes” is comical. She might be, no she is, the absolute worst interviewer in history.
What a recovery for Former President Bush Sr. He will handle the coin toss at the Super Bowl on Sunday. The 92 year old just got out of the hospital.
Quote of the Day: “The mind is everything. What you think you become” …Buddha