* * * * * T U E S D A Y * * * * * D E C E M B E R 12th * * * * * D A Y 347 of 2017 * * * * *
Happy Poinsettia Day. Is there anything that brightens up the place over the Holidays, like a Poinsettia ?
Washington, DC was established as our National Capital in 1800
Marconi gave a demonstration of Radio in London in 1896
1917: Father Edward J. Flanagan founds Boys Town as a farm village for wayward boys in Nebraska
2000: The U.S. Supreme Court found that the recount ordered by the Florida Supreme Court in the 2000 U.S. Presidential election was unconstitutional. U.S. Vice President Al Gore conceded the election to Texas Gov. George W. Bush the next day.
North Korea successfully launches its first satellite in 2012
In the News: Poultry operation goes up in flames Monday Morning in Alexander County…County Board of Education meets this evening…Taylorsville man nabbed for probation violation…Morganton mother pleads guilty to charge after death of son…Homicide investigation underway in Statesville
Sunshine, not as warm today. Really cold tonight !
Cougar hoops at Statesville tonight…Bunker Hill searching for new head Football Coach…Fish Shock Tommy Brady and the Pats…Coach Ron says he expects to see Aaron Rogers Sunday…Hornets win…New #1 in College Hoops…
Happy Birthday: Bob Barker, Connie Francis,Dickie Betts, Dionne Warwick, Tracy Austin, Mayim Bialik
What did you do with all that milk and bread you bought last week ?
Bermuda is out to ban same-sex marriages
Did your Snowman melt Monday ?
Quote of the Day: “You may be a puzzle, but I like the way the parts fit”..Frank Sinatra (Born this day 1935)