T H U R S D A Y
Happy Peanut Brittle Day. Awfully tough on the Dental work
Michigan is admitted as the 26th State in 1837
The Lincoln Motor Company is launched in 1920, it would eventually be bought by Ford
President Clinton emphatically denies having sex “with that woman, Miss Lewinsky” in 1998…Woops !
Western Union discontinues the telegram in 2006
In the News: Taylorsville woman will not face death penalty if convicted of Hickory murder…Bethlehem Business Association has first meeting today…Troutman man charged with murder…Wilkes County School employee charged with sex act with student…Hickory Police arrest man with over 3 lbs of meth…Man tries to ram a State Trooper in Caldwell County
Maybe an early shower but clearing and windy, very windy !
Cougar Hoops split games with Davie County…Hornets wilt in 4th quarter…Coach Ron Rivera wishes he was not in Alabama…Williams sisters will play for title…Tiger tees off in San Diego today…LR Softball tabbed as League favorite
Happy Birthday: Bob Uecker, Scott Glenn, Anita Baker, Ellen DeGeneres, Wayne Gretzky, Vince Carter
Mary Tyler Moore dies at 80. She was America’s sweetheart twice. She captured the Nation’s attention on the Dick Van Dyke Show and then again on her own show. She battle demons though and had health issues. She will always be remembered for throwing that hat in the air at the beginning of her show
We also lost Butch Trucks, one the co-founders of the Allman Brothers Band
Brent Musburger will retire at the end of the month. Simply put, one of the best ever !
The Dow closed at 20,000 Wednesday for the first time ever. I made $11. What will I do with all that money ? One thing for sure, don’t sell stock, the IRS don’t like that. That’s OK, I don’t like the IRS right back
Quote of the Day: “I never did give anybody hell, I just told the truth and they thought it was hell” Harry S Truman