* * * * * W E D N E S D A Y * * * * * A P R I L 4th * * * * * D A Y 94 of 2018 * * * * *
Happy Vitamin C Day ! The vitamin was first isolated this day in 1932 by researchers at the University of Pittsburgh.
It’s DARE Day. DARE stands for Drug Abuse Resistance Education. Hard to argue we don’t need that !
Francis Drake is knighted for completing a circumnavigation of the world in 1581
Los Angeles is incorporated in 1850
Martin Luther King Jr. is assassinated by James Earl Ray in Memphis, 50 Years Ago Today
NC State stuns Houston and wins the NCAA Championship in 1983. Jim Valvano’s Cardiac Pack pulled a shocker and that team is nothing short of legendary
In the News: Alexander County Schools release safety message…No more Rescue Squad in Catawba County?…Statesville teen charged with nightclub shooting…Iredell Deputy injured in tussle with suspect…Some tool thieves in Hickory…Four charged with robbery at Wilkes County business
Clouds earl, clearing and very windy today
Cougars survive and advance to Championship Game Tonight…Wike named ACC Softball Player of the Week Again….Sherrill and Millsaps ring up honors for Pfeiffer…Braves drop Nationals from the undefeated ranks…Halos import from Japan hits Dinger…Hornets Play, Hornet lose…Final tune-up today for Masters
Happy Birthday: Kitty Kelley, Craig T. Nelson, Christine Lahti, Robert Downey Jr, Nancy McKeon, Barry Pepper, David Blaine
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Get ready for some 2nd Amendment discussion. Joel Harbinson will be in the studios Thursday at 5pm and talk about “The Current Legal Status of Second Amendment in Federal Courts, Could it Really be Repealed? Thursday at 5 on “Ask Harbinson-Brzykcy-and Corbett
Listen to the Radio and Win Hickory Crawdads Tickets ! The Tickets are courtesy of Powell Septic Tank Service
Quote of the Day: “I wanted to get out of Mississippi in the worst way. Go back? What I want to go back for?”…Muddy Waters (Born this day 1913)