* * * * * M O N D A Y * * * * * A U G U S T 28th * * * * * D A Y 240 of 2017 * * * * *
Happy Bow Tie Day !
American Messenger Company was formed in 1907 . Today we know it as United Parcel Service or UPS
The first ever Radio commercial aired in 1922 on a New York Station. The advertisement was for a Realty Company
Martin Luther King Jr gave is “I have a dream” speech in 1963
The Los Angeles Coroner rule Michael Jackson’s death as homicide in 2009
In the News: Classes begin today in Alexander County Schools…Taylorsville man facing additional charges while in jail for statutory rape…Alexander County man arrested overnight by Highway Patrol…Hickory man nabbed in major drug bust…
Partly Sunny and 75 Today
Cougar Football off to 2-0 start after win at Wilkes Central…Panthers head into final preseason game with some key position battles…Johnson takes Spieth in Playoff…Stanton hits 50th homer of season… US Open Tennis begins today in the Large Apple…Did you watch the fight ?
Happy Birthday: Scott Hamilton, Emma Samms, Shania Twain, LeAnn Rimes
Harvey was not nice
No, I Didn’t watch the fight Saturday night. I couldn’t decide if I didn’t care or I didn’t care but I slept right through it
Turn on the Radio this morning at 7:45. I’ll have a conversation with Alexander County Superintendent of Schools Dr Jennifer Hefner. We’ll talk about the coming school year on the first day of classes.
Quote of the Day: “Well done is better than well said”… Benjamin Franklin