* * * * * T H U R S D A Y * * * * * M A Y 25th * * * * * * D A Y 145 of 2017 * * * * *
Happy Wine Day !!! Merlot is my favorite
It’s Geek Pride Day. Not all tech support people are Geeks
John Scopes was indicted for teaching Darwin’s Theory in 1925
Babe Ruth hit #714, his final home-run in 1935
The Gateway Arch was dedicated in St Louis in 1968
Jay Leno became the new host of NBC’s Tonight Show in 1992
Alexander County’s Rocky Face Park opened in 2012. What a Great Place it is !
In the News: Heavy tornado damage in Iredell County… Sheriff issues another scam alert…County Memorial Day Service set for Sunday…Deputies return to Catawba County Poppy field…Statesville Police asking for help after multiple gun thefts…
Could Still be stormy today !
Twenty-Eight Alexander Central Athletes make All Conference….Former Lady Cougar Golfer Makes All America….Pole Night at CMS… NASCAR HOF class announced for 2018…Tiger says he’s feeling better…Cavs can finish Boston tonight…Game VII in NHL…Colorado Rockies are for real
Happy Birthday: Ian McKellen, Tom T Hall, Dixie Carter, Frank Oz, Mike Myers, Anne Heche
It was a little scary Wednesday with all those storms. I’m pretty sure we got lucky but our neighbors in Iredell County weren’t so fortunate.
Community still buzzing about new industry coming and that’s the kind of buzz that’s good for a change
Listen to win a ticket to see The Band of OZ this morning….Tickets are available at Brushy Mountain Golf Club and McLindon’s Restaurant
Quote of the Day: “There are two kinds of people, those who do the work and those who take the credit. Try to be in the first group; there is less competition there.”…Indira Gandhi