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Happy Chocolate Covered Cherry Day !
The Drinking Straw was patented this day in 1888.
Alaska became our 49th State in 1959
Panamanian leader Manuel Noriega surrendered to the US Military this day in 1990. It came 10 days after taking refuge at the Vatican’s Diplomatic Mission. Troops blared loud music to flush him out of the hold-up. When the First Rap song was played, he gave up !
In the News: Deadline to pay County tax bill is nearing…Alexander Early College Students played Santa over the Holidays…Man shot by “girlfriend” in Wilkes…Morganton teen accidentally shot…South Mountain State Park is open after November wildfire
Showers continue today
Cougar Hoops host Lake Norman tonight in Conference opener… Coach K to go under the knife again…West Caldwell Football Coach steps down…Rose Bowl turns into classic…Hornets play, Hornets lose
Happy Birthday: Dabney Coleman, Victoria Principal, Stephen Stills, Mel Gibson, Eli Manning
A couple in Texas is filing a lawsuit against Apple over the 2014 death of their 5-year-old daughter. The family says the other driver in the crash that killed their daughter was distracted by FaceTime
OK, let’s take down the Christmas lights
Former Panther Steve Smith made if official Monday, he’s retiring. Like most NFL receivers, he’s a diva but nobody played the game with more fire than he did. A future Hall of Famer without doubt.
Drop by Town Hall and pick up a Taylorsville Police Department 2017 Calander
Mariah Carey, SHUT UP !