H A P P Y S H R O V E T U E S D A Y !!! That Means it’s PANCAKE DAY !!!
It’s also Tooth Fairy Day. What’s a tooth worth nowadays ?
The Republican Party was formed this day in 1854
AT&T (American Telephone & Telegraph) was incorporated in 1885.
1953 – In a Cambridge University laboratory, scientists James D. Watson and Francis H.C. Crick discovered the double-helix structure of DNA.
1993 – U.S. Federal agents raided the compound of an armed religious cult in Waco, TX. The ATF had planned to arrest the leader of the Branch Davidians, David Koresh, on federal firearms charges. Four agents and six Davidians were killed and a 51-day standoff followed.
In 2013 Pope Benedict resigns as the pope of the Catholic Church, becoming the first pope to do so since 1415.
In the News: Vandalism again at Matheson Park, Taylorsville Police asking for your help…Alexander County woman arrested this morning in Conover…3 homes burn over weekend in Statesville…Former State Trooper leads police on chase in Boone…
Maybe a Shower or Two Today and Tonight
Cougar Hoops Pile Up Post Season Honors…AC Men’s Tennis Opens season with win…ACHS Softball and Baseball open Season today…Hickory names new Football Coach…Wahoos Humble Heels…Panthers “Franchise” Short…LRU Softball up to #12 in Latest Ranking
Happy Birthday: Mario Andretti, Bernadette Peters, John Turturro, Robert Sean Leonard, Jason Aldean
I suggest some Pancakes tonight for Dinner. The Cure Seekers Relay for Life Team is having their annual Shrove Tuesday Pancake Supper at the St Luke Lutheran Church this evening from 5:30-7:30. Wear your Mardi Gras Beads and enjoy. I’ve enjoyed this in the past, it’s great !
Well, I spent part of Monday afternoon spreading fertilizer ( insert snarky remark here). When I finished, I wondered…Why did I just do that ? It just means more mowing this Spring an Summer
Warren Buffet is offering all employees a chance to win a Million Dollars a year for the rest of their life. If they can correctly pick all of the “Sweet 16” in this year’s NCAA Basketball Tournament. I hope somebody makes him pay, he can afford it
Another herd of Deer spotted on the way in this morning. I counted 6 ! I watched them, they watched me. I think they were wondering, why would a human be awake at this hour ?
Quote of the Day: “A man is a success if he gets up in the morning and gets to bed at night, and in between he does what he wants to do”….Bob Dylan