* * * * * T H U R S D A Y * * * * * S E P T E M B E R 28th * * * * * D A Y 271 of 2017 * * * * *
It’s Be a Good Neighbor Day !
Congress voted to send the Constitution to individual State for ratification in 1787
In 1920, 8 members of the Chicago White Sox were indicted for throwing the World Series in 1919. It became know as the Black Sox Scandal
The World Series was televised in color for the first time in 1955. The series was between the Brooklyn Dodgers and the New York Yankees
Washington DC mayor Marion Barry was sentenced to six months in prison for possession of crack cocaine in 1991. Eventually he was re-elected despite the conviction.
In the News: Unemployment unchanged in latest figures… County Commissioners release agenda for Monday meeting…Shooting on campus of Gardner Webb University…Missing Teen in Iredell County…Escaped inmate captured after being on the run for almost two weeks
Weather is Warm and Sunny but some cooler temps starting tonight
Coach Carter says “We have got to get better” as Cougars prepare for big game….JV Football goes for 18th straight win tonight against Watauga…AC Women’s Tennis gets another conference win…College Hoops Nightmare and it’s not nearly over…Everything about wrapped up in Baseball
Happy Birthday: Brigitte Bardot, Lou Pinella, Steve Largent, Mira Sorvino Naomi Watts , Hillary Duff
I wish those telemarketers would stop calling. I really don’t want to buy a new septic tank nor do I want to visit a retirement village.
Tiger Woods called and wanted to know if he could get a tee time
Quote of the Day: “Before you embark on a journey of revenge, dig two graves.”… Confucius