T H U R S D A Y
Happy Suspenders Day
The Continental Congress in 1771 put a damper on fun. They decided that horse racing, any form of gambling, exhibitions, shows, and other diversions or entertainment was prohibited. Some of the colonists moved back to Europe, I would have too
In 1977 on this day a plane carrying the band Lynyrd Skynyrd crashed in Mississipi after leaving Greenville, SC. Founding members Ronnie Van Zandt and Steve Gains along with other died.
The Boston Red Sox after trailing the Yankees 3 games to none came back to win the American League Championship Series in 2004. The Sox would go on to win the World Series ending the “Curse”
In the News: One Stop Early Voting begins today….Six Alexander County Officers helping with hurricane relief in Eastern NC….Kyler Bebber is headed to Disney World…Man charged with fatal hit and run in Iredell County
We set a new record high temperature Wednesday, we might repeat it today
JV Cougar Football team puts perfect season on the line tonight at Mooresville…Coach Carter says we are going to be OK….Hail to the Indians, Cleveland headed to World Series…. Cubs pull even…
Happy Birthday: William Christopher, Tom Petty, Viggo Mortensen, Snoop Dog
Wednesday was the hottest October 19th on record in Taylorsville. We hit 86 degrees surpassing the record of 85 set in 1994. That’s the reason you were dripping wet
The debates are over. Maybe a coup will save us !
Phil Collins say Paul McCartney is a *%&#
Have you ever seen the movie “Fail Safe” ? I was channel surfing last night and it was on. I remember we watched it in school during Social Studies. It’s about an accidental nuclear crisis. It dates back to 1964 and is in black and white, but truly fascinating.