* * * T H U R S D A Y * * * * * S E P T E M B E R 7th * * * * * D A Y 250 of 2017 * * * * *
Happy Beer Lover’s Day ! I do, I do, it’s a great thing in moderation
Atlanta is evacuated during the Civil War as General Sherman’s troops closed their grip on the city in 1864. Rhett and Scarlet barely made it out of town !
The first Miss America Pageant is held in Atlantic City, NJ in 1921
The Pro Football Hall of Fame opens in Canton, Ohio in 1963
The Chrysler Corporation ased the United States government for $1.5 billion to avoid bankruptcy in 1979
ESPN debuted in 1979. Many laughed and said it was a big mistake. Those same people say that about everything
In the News: Governor declares “State of Emergency” in NC… Have you seen the new mural at Taylorsville Town Hall?… Taylorsville man nabbed after chase…Man charged with local break ins…Teen charged with assaulting Statesville Police Officer…Ashe County Sheriff under criminal investigation
County Sports Hall of Fame announces the 2017 inductees…JV Football puts 15 game winning streak on the line tonight at N Lincoln…Some comments from Coach Carter about the “D”…NFL Kicks off season tonight…My Super Bowl Pick…Tribe and the Snakes keep winning
Happy Birthday: Gloria Gaynor, Chrissie Hynde, Corbin Bernsen, Angie Everhart, Evan Rachel Wood
Irma is starting to follow in the footsteps of Hugo
With Hurricane Irma looming, today we put ourselves in the eye of the storm. Attorney Joel Harbinson will join me at 5pm and talk about, what if were were about to be hit by a major storm like Irma? If the Governor ordered us to evacuate, would we have to ? What are our rights before, during, and after a natural disaster? Tune-in at 5pm for Ask Harbinson, Brzykcy, and Corbett !
Quote of the Day: “Television has proved that people will look at anything besides each other”…Ann Landers