*****F R I D A Y ***** M A R C H 24***** D A Y 83 of 2017*****
It’s Chocolate Covered Raisin Day. Just another thing that’s even better with chocolate. The person who decided to dip a Raisin in Chocolate should be a Saint.
Great Britain passed the Quartering Act in 1765. It required American colonists to house a British Soldier if it was needed, and they thought we wouldn’t mind
The First US Coast Guard Station was established at Morehead City, North Carolina in 1920
The “Exxon Valdez” spilled 240,000 barrels of oil into Alaska’s Prince William Sound in 1989
In the News: The need is great for Foster Parents in Alexander County…Taylorsville woman arrested in Claremont…Conover man arrested in Alexander County…Two children die in Wilkes Fire…Wildfire in Burke County now over 4,000 acres…Man charged with sexually assaulting North Iredell student…Burke County Man gets 25 years in prison
Warmer this Weekend, might be wet on Sunday
Cougar Softball still undefeated after another come from behind win…Heels will find out if Butler can do it tonight…Zags nip WVA, Arizona sent packing…Hurricanes hot in NHL…NASCAR in California…NFL Refs willm no longer “go under the hood” on replays
Happy Birthday: Robert Carradine, Nick Lowe, Jim Parsons, Peyton Manning
Winston Salem is one of America’s 10 Fattest Cities. I wonder if Krispy -Kreme has anything to do with that ?
“Siri” is credited with saving another life
A brawl between employees of a restaurant is captured on video in Alabama. The tussle was over who was going to wash the dishes. Sound familiar ?
Nobody wants to stay in a hospital. An 83 year old New York man was fed up. He left by stealing an ambulance for the ride home
I’ll give away some more Free Chicken this morning
Quote of the Day: “The only normal people are the ones you don’t know very well”….Joe Ancis