T H U R S D A Y
It’s Cat Day
This day in 1969 computers at UCLA were connected and began sharing data. This is widely recognized as the birth of the INTERNET !!!
Highway 16 blocked this morning after 18 wheeler overturns…Man sent to prison after plea in Alexander County Court…Stony Point man charged with “fencing” stolen goods…Unemployment drops in latest County figures…Credit Union robbed in Hickory…Former Statesville man sent to prison for operating a Ponzi scheme
Sunshine mixed with a few clouds today
JV Football at Statesville this evening…Varsity Cougars gearing for a challenge against the Greyhounds Friday night…Tar Heels must win tonight or this season don’t mean that much…Panthers gearing for Colts…Royals headed to Big Apple with World Series lead…
Happy Birthday: Winona Ryder, Melba Moore, Richard Dreyfuss
Saturday in Clean Alexander Day !!!
Haloween suggestion: Use a pillow case to hold your candy, it will hold more. I’ll trade just about anything for a KitKat
If the internet was indeed born on this day in 1969, where was Al Gore ?