* * * * * M O N D A Y * * * * * A P R I L 24th * * * * * D A Y 114 of 2017 * * * * *
It’s Pig in a Blanket Day. I sorta liked them as a kid, have gone without for decades. Wonder if I’d still like them ?
The Library of Congress was established this day in 1800
President Kennedy accepted “full responsibility” for the failed “Bay of Pigs Invasion” in Cuba in 1961
The Government of Greece banned Miniskirts in 1967. What did they have against pretty legs ?
After 18 years the United States lifted economic sanctions against Libya in 2004
In the News: Alexander County Firefighter laid to rest…Board of Education will hold Work Session today…Taylorsville man charged with identity theft…Lots of gunfire in Statesville…Lake Norman Student dies by hanging…Avery County man missing…
Sunday was a soaker, Today looks wet too
Cougar JV Baseball wins Tournament…Bristol Race washed out, try again today…It’s Draft Week in NFL…Carolina and Duke keep having players say “Show me the Money”…NBA Playoffs are just not very good…NHL Playoffs are great…Washington Nationals off to hot start
Happy Birthday: Shirley MacLaine, Michael O ‘Keefe, Cedric the Entertainer, Chipper Jones, Kelly Clarkson
Sunday was a day that might be best forgotten. What a long, wet, dark, day. It’s gotta get better, don’t it ?
Spring Break is over for the School Kids, now is the time to Honker Down !! How do you Honker, by the way ?
Listen this morning to win Tickets to MERLEFEST !!!
Quote of the Day: “There is far more opportunity than there is ability.” …Thomas Edison