*****T H U R S D A Y***** M A R C H 16***** D AY 75 of 2017****
It’s Lips Appreciation Day. Hey, I’m in !
Happy No Selfie Day. I suspect it’s going to tough for some…impossible in fact
Congress established The West Point Military Academy in 1802. I want to visit there one day
Robert Goddard launched the first liquid-fuel rocket in 1926
Mississippi formally ratifies the Thirteenth Amendment in 1995, becoming the last state to approve the abolition of slavery. The Thirteenth Amendment was officially ratified in 1865.
In the News: School Board schedules meeting to discuss lawsuit…Taylorsville man sent to prison on drug charges…More vehicle break-ins reported in Bethlehem…3 year old boy found dead on porch in Morganton…Lenoir man charged with Burke County convenience store heist
Getting a Bit Warmer after a Frigid Start Today
Sherrill earns more honors at Pfeiffer…Cougar Hoops pick up nice check…LRU looking for women’s basketball coach….Basketball Wall to Wall the next two days…Hornets play, Hornets Lose…US wins in World Baseball Classic…My Final Four….UNC, Duke, Kansas, West Virginia
Happy Birthday: Jerry Lewis, Jerry Jeff Walker, Eric Estrada, Nancy Wilson, Lauren Graham, Blake Griffin
The buzz around the community on Wednesday was of course the lawsuit filed against County School System. Judging by what I’ve seen posted, facts are in short supply. Assumptions are not facts….. Always think before you hit send !
This is a great day. The NCAA Basketball Tournament means Hoops from noon till midnight. It’s fun and always entertaining. We all pull for the underdog when we don’t have a dog in the fight.
PGA Tour tees off today at The Arnold Palmer Invitational. It’s the first time the event will be held without Mr Palmer present. They’re are few people more respected than “The King”
Not as much wind today, I’m Ok with the cold but this wind is wearing me out
Quote of the Day: “I wish people who have trouble communicating would just shut up” Tom Lehrer