M O N D A Y
It’s Boss’s Day
It’s also spreadsheet day. Yes, I hate them too ! The world was a better place before some geek developed the spreadsheet !
The 1st issue of National Geographic hit the newstands this day in 1888
A major 7.1 level earthquake shook San Francisco this day in 1989. 67 people were killed and the damages well into the billions. Most of us watched it because it struck just before the World Series game at Candlestick Park. I remember it well, it was something you don’t forget
In the News: Apple Festival draws a throng Saturday….Early Voting begins Thursday in Alexander County…Sex offender arrested on campus of Iredell Elementary School…Town of Glen Alpine suing Burke County
Sunny and Warm today
Cougars get outmuscled Friday by Lake Norman…Panthers are 1-5 and I could complete a pass against them right now…Pack let one get away at Clemson, Heels win at Miami…Dodgers pull even…Harvick outruns the field in Kansas
Happy Birthday: George Wendt, Margot Kidder, Alan Jackson, Eminem
Hope you go to made it to the Apple Festival Saturday, it seems like everyone was there. What an event for Taylorsville, it’s so wonderful to see so many smiles
On a negative note: I walked around town yesterday and was sad to see so may cigarette butts on the street. What is it with these people ? The are butts, that should give a hint where to put them
The atmosphere was fantastic for Cougar Football Friday night. Cougar Fans, you did your part and I’m proud of you. We’ll be ok, we’re still a very good team
With Early voting getting underway later in the week, this is without doubt the least anticipated election I have ever seen. Some awful choices, no kind way to put it.
The death toll in Eastern North Carolina after Hurricane Mathew is now 26. How soon we forget how bad it was in the eastern part of our very own state.