* * * * * * T H U R S D A Y* * * * * * A P R I L 6th * * * * * * D A Y 96 of 2017 * * * * * *
It’s National Fun At Work Day ! Have a Hoot and Get Paid For It
The First “Modern” Olympic Games were held in Athens, Greece in 1896
Congress approved a resolution of war against Germany and entered WWI this day in 1917
The 3M Company introduced “Post-it Notes” in 1980
Duke won their 5th National Championship in College Basketball beating Wisconsin in 2015
Actor James Best, a Bethlehem resident died this day in 2015. Best was known for his role as Roscoe P Coltrane on Dukes of Hazard
In the News: Local unemployment drops…County Wide Roadside Clean-up effort begins today…Taylorsville man arrested for larceny…Taylorsville woman arrested after chase… Statesville man arrested after threat to “shoot up neighborhood”
After a Stormy Night, Sunshine Returns but the Wind will Howl
Weather is scrambling Cougar Athletics…Masters tees off today…Mad Bum says No to Hall of Fame…Hornets play, Hornets lose…Tar Heels might lose a lot of players…
Happy Birthday: Bill Dee Williams, John Ratzenberger, Marilu Henner, Zach Braff
It would be nice if these thunderstorms could rumble through at a more appropriate time. Rattled out of the rack at 12:30 this morning because of the BOOM !
British research says that drinking wine stimulates the brain. I’ll have a glass of Merlot please !
Even non-golf fans become one this week. The Masters tees off in Augusta, Georgia. I’ve been inside those gates, there is no place on earth like it. No place on earth is that green, no place is that maintained, it’s Golf Heaven. Speaking of Heaven, Arnold Palmer will be watching from there this year. Mr Palmer will be missed !
ASU’s Steely Pan Band makes an appearance tonight at The Hiddenite Arts and Heritage Center. Call 632-6966 for details. They are Great !
Turn on the Radio or Listen Online at 5pm today for “Ask Harbinson, Brzykcy, and Corbett” . Joel Harbinson will suggest a few things NOT to do if you want to WIN a Child Custody Case.
Quote of the Day: “Golf is a game in which you yell fore, shoot six, and write down five”…Paul Harvey