* * * * * M O N D A Y * * * * * M A Y 15 * * * * * D A Y 135 of 2017 * * * * * *
It’s Peace Officer Memorial Day. We remember all those in uniform that paid the ultimate sacrifice protecting us
It’s Straw Hat Day
Congress created The Department of Agriculture in 1862
Nylon Stockings went on sale in the Unites States in 1940
The Soviet Union began withdrawing their troops from Afghanistan in 1988
General Motors announced the closing of over 1,000 dealerships
In the News: County Commissioner hold Budget Work Session tonight…Former Alexander County Prison Employee awarded compensation following lawsuit against the State…Hickory Mayor laid to rest today…Catawba County woman charged with firing multiple shots into occupied vehicle…Missing Teen being sought in Lincoln County
Great Weather, Would be hard pressed to get any better
Cougar Baseball Falls in Playoff Round II…AC Softball Gets ready for Round III…Pfeiffer loses twice Sunday, denied trip to Super Regional…Warriors rally to win Game I…Nasty crash in Kansas Saturday night…Jeter is honored by Yankees
Happy Birthday: George Brett, Emmitt Smith, John Smoltz, Ray Lewis, Jamie Lynn Sigler
Here’s hoping all the Moms had a great day. Moms are oxygen are two things you can’t do without
To any Russian reading this blog, I am willing for you to finance me
What a ceremony last night to retire Derek Jeter’s number at Yankee Stadium. Jeter should be hired to teach Class Lessons because that’s what I think of when I think of Derek Jeter. For all those years he played under the microscope in New York he never was in any scandal. Either he was boring or very smart, I’m going with smart.
A New Record for hits on this website last week, over 60,000 !!!
“A pessimist sees the difficulty in every opportunity, an optimist sees opportunity in every difficulty”…Winston Churchill