T H U R S D A Y
It’s sorta, kinda, almost but not quite, April Fools Day
The Eiffel Tower in Paris officially opened this day in 1889
The United States took possession of the Virgin Islands this day in 1917. We paid Denmark $25 Million. I’ve been there, it lovely but I’m sure how they came up with the name
Ford introduced the V8 engine this day in 1932. Wow, I could have had a V8…wait a minute, that’s something else
In the News: The 5th Congressional District (Alex Co is included) has gotten a lot bigger…Another Shred it Day coming in April…What about seat belts on School Buses ? Avery County pastor arrested for inappropriate messages set to high school student
Rain today and tonight
Cougar Sports Camps announced for the Summer…Heels and Cuse, let play already…LRU looking for hoop coach…Hornets gain ground…My Fearless Baseball Predictions
Happy Birthday: Gabe Kaplin, Christopher Walkin, Shirly Jones
I saw a snake yesterday. It’s a little early for them, is it not ?
It’s a strange sight to see someone’s grandmother using a smartphone. I saw one “Tweeting” yesterday !
I really don’t like the IRS !