T H U R S D AY !!!
It’s Popcorn Day ! We all (nearly all) love it. For me, keep it simple. Just a little salt and a spritz of butter. Don’t want cheese, chocolate, or caramel.
Georges Claude patents the neon tube lighting system in 1915. It changes advertising more than a little bit
Almost 72% of all television sets in the United States are tuned into “I Love Lucy” to watch Lucy give birth in 1953. We’ll they didn’t see the actual lbirth, just the result.
The last Volkswagen Beetle rolls off the assembly line in Germany this day in 1978. From this day forward all were produced in Latin America until 2003
In the News: 358 charges filed locally during Holiday “Booze it & Loose it” operation…County Commissioners stall on hiring architect for project…Rocky Face Park expanding…Hickory man charged with 3 armed robberies…Vehicle crashes into Conover office building…Red Cross says “We Need Blood”
Sun gives way to clouds today, Rain Friday
ACHS Wrestling hosts Statesville tonight….Cougar Hoops at Statesville…Deacs get big win…Hornets end losing streak….Cooperstown gets three more…The Vegas line on Conference Championships in NFL…Area Football star commits to Wake Forest
Happy Birthday: Shelly Fabares, Dolly Parton, Paula Deen, Katey Sagal, Frank Caliendo
Did you find a reason to spend a little more time than normal outdoors Wednesday, sure was nice out there !
Former President and First Lady both in hospital
Jack Nicholson says he’s retiring because “You can’t handle the truth”
Paul McCartney wont “Let it Be”, files lawsuit against Sony
Someone asked me yesterday when I slept. I told them between naps
Turn on the Radio or click online at 5pm today. Joel Harbinson and myself will follow up on a topic we discussed a couple weeks ago, Your 5th Amendment Rights. What should you do, what should you not do if you are arrested ? Today at 5pm on Ask Harbinson, Brzykcy, and Corbett.
Quote of the Day: “Adults are obsolete children” ….. Dr Suess