T H U R S D A Y*****M A R C H 9*****Day 68 of 2017
Happy Barbie Day !! The iconic Barbie Doll made it’s debut in 1959
Napoleon married Josephine this day in 1796. They divorced in 1809
General U.S. Grant was named commander-in-chief of the Union Army in 1863
The 1st Ford Mustang rolled off the assembly line in 1964
Major League Baseball awarded a franchise to Tampa Florida in 1995. The team took the name Devil Rays but since have dropped the Devil part. The team would begin play in 1996
In the News: Reward Offered for arrest and conviction of Matheson Park Vandals….Taylorsville Rotary Club donates $500 to family burned out of their home…Woman found dead at Morganton Courthouse…Iredell Man sent to prison on child sex charges…Iredell Bus Driver charged with leaving a student stranded
Sunny and Warm again Today, Breezy too…Some Colder Weather Coming
Cougar Softball and Baseball hosts North Iredell today…LRU Softball winning streak up to 17…Duke wins, Wake loses in Day 2 of ACC Rournament…Tar Heels see action today…Hornets Play, Hornets Lose…Free Agent Frenzy today in NFL…Romo will be cut by Cowboys
Happy Birthday: Charles Gibson, Jamie Lynn Baur, Brian Bosworth, Emmanuel Lewis
Kudos to The Taylorsville Rotary Club. On Wednesday the club gave $500 to a family that lost their home to a fire earlier this week. Neighbors helping Neighbors, that’s the way it’s supposed to be
The air was so dry yesterday when I went for a walk I was making sparks fly
The Steely Pan Band is returning to the Hiddenite Arts and Heritage Center. The date is April 7th. Have you ever heard them, they’re GREAT !!!
I see where Arod (Alex Rodriquez) and JLo (Jennifer Lopez) are dating. If they get married will Jennifer be known as J-Rod ?
Quote of the Day: “A fanatic is one who can’t change his mind and won’t change the subject”….Winston Churchill