* * * * * T U E S D A Y * * * * * J U N E 27th * * * * * D A Y 178 of 2017 * * * * *
Happy Sunglasses Day !!!
It also Pineapple Day. Love Pineapple, always have. Try it in oatmeal, it Rocks !!!
The New York Stock Market crashed in 1893. By the end of the year 600 banks and 74 railroads had gone out of business.
The United States entered the Korean Conflict this day in 1950. President Truman ordered troops to the region after North Korea attacked South Korea
The first Automated Teller Machine (ATM) was placed into duty at a bank in England in 1967
President Carter revived the Military Draft in 1980
In the News: Some interesting results following County broadband survey… Man charged with Stony Point Robbery…Three arrested for Taylorsville break in…North Wilkesboro Fire Chief arrested
Another Lovely Day
Taylorsville Post 170 gets HUGE win over Cherryville…Former Watauga player in the Majors…Gator win away from CWS title…Dodgers have winning streak snapped…Cam is throwing…Howard says he’s excited to be a Hornet…Westbrook named NBA MVP
Happy Birthday: Ross Perot, Julia Duffy, Lorrie Morgan, Toby Maguire, Khloe Kardashian
Let the Deadlock continue in Raleigh continue. Governor will veto budget, override expected. Some things never change !
I see where Charlie Sheen is selling Babe Ruth’s 1927 World Series Ring. The thought that he had it concerns me
I found a Fidget Spinner. I just left it…
Quote of the Day” “Life is like an onion: you peel it off one layer at a time, and sometimes you weep”…
– Carl Sandburg