* * * * * T U E S D A Y * * * * * F E BR U A R Y * * * * * D A Y 44 of 2018 * * * * *
Happy Radio Day ! Radio is still the most efficient method of mass communication. It’s free, it’s real, it’s Awesome !
It’s also Tortellini Day ! Love pasta, any way you want to shape it
Mardi Gras begins today as it’s Shrove Tuesday, and that means Pancakes !
Catherine Howard, the fifth wife of Henry VIII of England, is executed for adultery in 1542. Pretty harsh, don’t you think ?
1935: A jury in New Jersey finds Bruno Hauptmann guilty of the 1932 kidnapping and murder of the Lindbergh baby
An agreement is reached on a two-stage plan to reunite Germany in 1990
In the News: Filing period for political office starts off hot in Alexander County…County Board of Education meets tonight…County Deputy’s vehicle struck over weekend…Stony Point woman facing multiple charges…Taylorsville woman nabbed with drugs in Jail…Taylorsville man has long list of felony counts pending…Hickory man appears in court for fatal hit and run
Clouds for the most part, cooler
Cougar Hoops open NWC Tournament play tonight…Former Lady Cougar shinning in College…Five ACHS Wrestlers qualify for State Finals…Heels win over Irish…Wahoos top College Hoop Poll for first time since 1982
Happy Birthday: Chuck Yeager, Kim Novak, George Segal, Jerry Springer, Mike Krzyzewski, Peter Gabriel, Mena Suvari
Get into Shrove Tuesday at St Luke Lutheran Church this evening with their annual Pancake Supper. It’s great, Pancakes are always great ! Serving begins at 5:30. The event is sponsored by the Cure Seekers Relay For Life Team
I’m not a Dookie but Jay Bilas is the best College Basketball commentator ever. I am always entertained by his commentary, he knows his craft !
It’s Valentines Eve….Tomorrow is the day so get with it
Quote of the Day: “If you can walk away from a landing, it’s a good landing. If you use the airplane the next day, it’s an outstanding landing”…Chuck Yeager, 94 today