W E D N E S D A Y * * * * * J U N E 7th * * * * * D A Y 158 of 2017 * * * * *
Happy Chocolate Ice Cream Day ! Yep, I thought it came from brown cows when I was a kid
It’s VCR Day. Does anyone still have one ?
It’s Global Running Day !
It was on this day in 1775, the name United States replaced United Colonies
The sovereign state of Vatican City came into existence with the adoption of the Lateran Treaty in Rome in 1929
The Battle of Midway ended in the Pacific. The United States sunk four Japanese Carriers during the four day battle in 1942
A Federal judge ordered the breakup of Microsoft Corporation in 2000
Alexander Central’s Softball team won the school’s 9th State Softball Championship in 2014
In the News: Taylorsville tax payers might see first property tax increase since 1976…County expected to approve new budget June 19th…Taylorsville woman jailed overnight in Catawba County…Two Statesville City Council members come to blows…Undercover sting nabs Morganton man…Ashe County jailer charged for “sexual activity” with inmates…
Sunny and nice Today
Post 170 wins over Burke County, play at home tonight…Cougar Club Golf Tourney is Saturday at Brushy Mountain Golf Club…Oklahoma wins Softball College World Series…A Red goes deep four times…Cavs face must win tonight against Warriors…
Happy Birthday: Tom Jones, Liam Neeson, Mike Pence, Bill Hader, Allen Iverson, Anna Kournikova
Nothing official yet but the grapevine tells me the $1.4 Lotto ticket sold in Hickory is owned by a group of 20 people or so. Sorry to say, I’m not among them
The ratings for the first two games of the NBA Finals are the best since Michael Jordan was still playing in 1998. It’s because of the star power of Lebron, Steph Curry and Kevin Durrant.
Al Pacino has been cast to play Joe Paterno in a HBO movie
Does your feet sweat a lot, do they often smell really bad ? According to a report, you might have a rare disorder.
Quote of the Day: “In California, you lose a point off your IQ every year”…Truman Capote