W E D N E S D A Y*****M A R C H 8th***** Day 67 of 2017
It’s No Smoking Day !!! Make that everyday
It International Women’s Day ! Get in touch with your feminine side
The “February Revolution” began in Russia in 1917. Because of the old calendar used at the time in Russia the date fell in February although now it would fall in March.
The Supreme Court ruled in 1948 that Religious instruction in public schools was unconstitutional
While rehearsing for an address to the Nation, Ronald Reagan refers to the Soviet Union as “The Evil Empire” in 1983. Reagan was not aware the tape was rolling
Beavis and Butthead debut on MTV in 1993
In the News: Four Fugitives Wanted In Alexander County… Taylorsville man arrested in Catawba County…1 Dead, 1 wounded in Maiden…Catawba County man sentenced to prison for drive-by shooting…Major Cocaine bust in Iredell…Fire damages Statesville Church…James Taylor is coming to Merlefest
Some Sunshine today
Brzykcy is money for Cougar Baseball…Mayes is money for Lady Cougar Softball…Pack see’s nightmare season end…Deacs get win…Day 2 of ACC Tournament today in Brooklyn…Russell Westbrook scores 58…Panthers make a flurry of roster moves…
Happy Birthday: Randy Meisner, Lester Holt, Adian Quinn, Kenny Smith, Freddie Prinz jr
Kindergarten Screening today and Thursday at Taylorsville Elementary School. A child that will reach 5 on or before August 31st 2017 is entitled to be screened for initial entry in the Alexander County School System.
While driving from Taylorsville to Bethlehem on Tuesday I got behind a pick-up that was weaving all over the road. I was very cautious and kept a safe distance. I suspected the driver was using (texting) on their phone. After following them for a couple miles, they pulled off the roadway and sure enough…..on the phone. At least they pulled over. So Should You !
I finished off the last of the ice cream in my freezer last night. It’s my hope and goal to lay off the frozen delight for a while. Give me strength
We could have a Wintery-Mix Saturday Night and Sunday Morning ! No, it’s not April Fools so get the store and stock up on Milk and Bread
Quote of the Day: “My grandmother started walking five miles a day when she turned 60. She’s ninety-seven now and we don’t know where the heck she is”….. Ellen DeGeneres