*****M O N D A Y*****M A R C H 20*****79th D A Y OF 2017
Happy 1st Day of Spring !!!
It’s World Storytelling Day ! Storytelling is an art form and if it’s done well, it’s one of life’s great pleasures to hear. Sadly though, not everything is a story even if you’re good at telling it.
Yale defeated Penn 32-10 in the first College Basketball Game to use five players per team in 1897. Penn was the higher seed and it blew up a lot of brackets
President Johnson ordered 4,000 troops to Selma, Alabama to protect civil rights marchers in 1965
The Food and Drug Administration approves AZT, a drug shown to slow the progress of AIDS in 1987
In the News: Unemployment ticks slightly upward in area…Pair charged with local Church larceny appear in court today…Local man caught speeding and hauling a pound of pot…Taylorsville man nabbed in Caldwell County…Man shot by Wilkes Deputies…Boy found dead in Morganton is identified
Chilly start but we’ll warm nicely today
Cougar Softball gets pair of wins Saturday….Cougar Baseball Rained Out Friday, will play tonight…Heels escape…Devils dance is over…Pack find their coach…Newman wins a hot race…USA in Final Four of World Baseball Classic
Happy Birthday: Carl Reiner, Pat Riley, Spike Lee, Holly Hunter, Kathy Ireland, Tracy Chapman
We lost Chuck Berry over the weekend. What an interesting life and what influence he had in music. Let’s all do our best Duckwalk today
Now that Spring is here, can I put away the winter outerwear ? I know the answer to that but I felt the need to ask
Last Week over 39,000 hits on this website ! That’s a new weekly record. 860wacb.com has now logged over 1 Million hits in less than two years. Thank you, we’ll work to keep giving you more.
Quote of then Day: “Making Laws is like making sausage, it ‘s not pretty”…. Phil Bryant (Governor of Mississippi)