***** W E D N E S D A Y***** M A R C H 22***** D A Y 81 of 2017
It’s Goof Off Day ! It’s seems fitting to have a day for it because so many are so skilled in this area
William Holden was impeached as North Carolina’s Governor in 1871
Congress outlawed polygamy in 1882 . Why would anyone want more than one souse anyway ?
The first Masters Golf Championship teed off in August Georgia this day in 1934
PETA (People for Ethical Treatment of Animals) was founded in 1980
In the News: Fire destroys building overnight in Taylorsville.. Corrections Officer assaulted at local prison….Taylorsville man facing felony drug charges…Stony Point Man arrested for theft of vehicle…Boone man pleads guilty to setting fatal fire…Python found in Statesville Park..Rescue groups saves some Alexander County puppies
Not as Warm today, Cold Tonight
Cougar Softball has to rally to stay unbeaten…AC Baseball has bats go silent…AC Men’s Tennis on a roll…Lady Cougar Soccer falls…Cam Newton to have surgery….USA will Play Puerto Rico for WBC Tittle…Hurricanes get big win
Happy Birthday: William Shatner, Glen Campbell, James Patterson, Wolf Biltzer, Bob Costas, Reese Witherspoon, JJ Watt
80 degrees Tuesday and guess what. Yep, my air conditioning went out. It was a hot night trying to sleep, windows open wide, fans running….I confess to being a creature of comfort. I hope the heat works tonight because it’s going to be cold.
Shaq thinks the World is flat. I thought this issue had been settled
Chuck Barris who created a long list of shows, most of them pretty cheezy, has died at 86. Yeah, the guy who brought us “The Gong Show”
Don’t forget about the Cougar Club Raffle. You can win a John Deere Mower or $2,500 in cash along with other prizes. $60 gets you a couple Port-A-Pit Chicken dinners too. It’s Saturday night and you don’t have to present to win. If you’re not, I get to eat your chicken.
Quote of the Day: “It doesn’t seem that long ago to me that the word ‘irreverent’ seemed affixed to my name. ‘Irreverent newcomer.’ I went from irreverent to venerable in what seems to me like the blink of an eye”…Bob Costas