* * * * * T U E S D A Y * * * * * M A Y 23rd * * * * * D A Y 143 of 2017 * * * * *
Happy Turtle Day ! They’re slow but steady, have you ever stopped to help one cross the road ?
It’s National Taffy Day, not my thing
Canada’s Northwest Mounted Police force was established in 1873. They are know as the Royal Canadian Mounted Police today. Whatever happened to Dudley Do Right ?
Bonnie and Clyde were gunned down in an ambush in 1934. The legendary albeit inept duo were more dubious than successful but the movie was good
The Philadelphia Warriors of the NBA transferred to San Francisco in 1962. Today they play in Oakland as the Golden State Warriors
What remained of the Alfred P Murrah Federal Building in Oklahoma City was demolished in 1995
In the News: Commissioners hear County Manager’s Budget proposal this evening….New Industry coming to town will be revealed tonight…Update on Pastor Chris Mead…Search for missing hikers in Caldwell County…Catawba Grand Jury indicts Foard High Teacher on Rape charge…8 charged with shooting into Iredell County Homes
Rain could heavy at times today. FLASH FLOOD WATCH THROUGH THIS EVENING
Cougar Football will have Spring 7 on 7 scrimmage Thursday…Warriors march on… Dickie V gets new deal…Nashville has gone Hockey Crazy! ACC Baseball Tournament begins today
Happy Birthday: Mac Wiseman, Joan Collins, Marvin Hagler, Jewel, Drew Carey, Ken Jennings
Now that they’re broke Puerto Rico wants to become a state again
Could O J Simpson soon be a free man ?
Be sure to listen this morning, somebody is going to win a ticket to see The Band Of Oz at McLindon’s Restaurant. Tickets are available at McLindon’s or by phoning 828-632-7502
Quote of the Day: “Be more concerned with your character than your reputation, because your character is what you really are, while your reputation is merely what others think you are.”….John Wooden