* * * * * T H U R S D A Y * * * * * A U G U S T 3rd * * * * * D A Y 215 of 2017 * * * * *
Happy Watermelon Day ! Watermelon is just a must in Summer
It’s White Wine Day, A little Vino is a good thing too
Christopher Columbus left Spain with three ships looking for another route to China in 1492. He put us on the map instead. Thanks Christobal !
Firestone Tire and Rubber was founded in 1900
The NBA was formed in 1949
United States Air Traffic Controllers went on strike in 19881 They were promptly fired by President Reagan
In the News: Town of Taylorsville accepts donation of property… Man arrested for thefts from Taylorville Auto Lots…Taylorsville man facing weapons charge…Alexander County woman arrested on drug charges this morning…Newton Passes Brunch Bill…
Weather looks like more of the same
Cougar Football now has three official practices behind them…ACHS Basketball to participate in Tournament over Thanksgiving Holiday… Cam a No-Throw again…Braves cool the Dodgers…Tom Brady at 40
Happy Birthday: Marv Levy, Tony Bennett, Martin Sheen, Martha Stewart, James Hetfield, Evangeline Lilly, Tom Brady
Mowed the lawn Wednesday, go attacked by a herd of ants. How do they crawl up your leg that fast ?
It’s funny to see people circle the parking lot three times while hoping to get a parking space closer to the store. What makes it more interesting is to see that person who spent five minutes trying to park 100 feet closer, get out of their vehicle wearing sneakers and workout clothes.
Quote of the Day” ” I think one of the reasons I’m popular again is because I wear a tie. You gotta be different”…Tony Bennett (91 today)