* * * * * T H U R S D A Y * * * * * A U G U S T 31st * * * * * D A Y 243 of 2017 * * * * * *
Happy Trail Mix Day !
The Kinetoscope was patented by Thomas Edison in 1887. The device produced moving pictures
California became the most populated state in the US in 1964
A 7.3 Quake hit Charleston, SC in 1986. 60 people were killed
A car crash in Paris claimed the life of Princess Diana in 1997
In the News: unemployment up slightly in area according to latest figures…Town Hall and County Officers will close Monday for Labor Day…Rescue at Rocky Face…Two year old girl from Lenoir found safe…Hickory man will serve time in prison for attack on girlfriend
Rain develops today and tonight
Cougar Football tonight at North Iredell…JV Football Romps over the Raiders…AC Women’s Tennis wins…LRU and Wake Forest open Football season tonight…Panthers will host Steelers this evening…Tribe takes two from Yankees
Happy Birthday: Frank Robinson, Van Morrison, Richard Gere, Marcia Clarke, Edwin Moses, Debbie Gibson
Turn on the Radio this morning at 7:45 ! We’ll play Cougar Football Trivia. You can win a Gift Certificate from PJ’s Bethlehem Seafood and Steak !
Bloodmobile in town today ! The Red Cross Bloodmobile will be at the Taylorsville Lions Club Fairgrounds from 2:30-7pm. GIVE THE GIFT OF LIFE !!!
Guess who I ran into last night at the JV Football Game…My friend,Tom Harper….I just told him, “Welcome Home”. Tom replied, “It is home”. What a special man !
Quote of the Day: “No matter how cynical you get, it’s impossible to keep up”…Lilly Tomlin