* * * * * T H U R S D A Y * * * * * N O V E M B E R 9th * * * * * D A Y 313 of 2017 * * * * *
A fire destroyed about 88 building in Boston on this day in 1872
Nazi troops and sympathizers destroyed and looted Jewish businesses, burned 267 synagogues, killed Jews, and rounded up over 25,000 Jewish men in an event that became known as Kristallnacht or “Night of Broken Glass” in 1938
The Professional Golfers Association eliminated the caucasians only rule in 1961
1989. Fall of the Berlin Wall. East Germany opens checkpoints in the Berlin Wall, allowing its citizens to travel to West Berlin.
Joe Paternio is fired as head Football Coach at Penn State amidst a child abuse allegations involving an assistant coach in 1982. Paterno had been the coach for 46 years
In the News: County Schools approve budget by dipping into fund balance….Head on collision on Highway 127 in Bethlehem…Highway 127 the subject of Public Meeting next week…Stony Point teen facing felony charges…Missing man from Burke County
When will the Sun shine again?
Lots of Cougar Football Information Today including injury update….App State gets some Prime Time exposure tonight…Panthers hoping for a fish fry Monday night…College Hoops tips off Friday
Happy Birthday: Bob Gibson, Lou Ferrigno, Nick Lachey
Get yourself ready for the Playoff Game Friday night. Do whatever it takes, we need the 12th Man (Woman too)
I know they still teach grammar in school but I’m thinking some get graded on a curve. One thing that most kids around here should not emulate from their elders is grammar. Learn it, use it, spread it !
Quote of the Day: “I have known more men destroyed by the desire to have a wife and child and to keep them in comfort than I have seen destroyed by drink and harlots”…William Butler Yeats