* * * * * F R I D A Y * * * * * J U N E 15th * * * * * D A Y 166 of 2018 * * * * *
Happy Flip Flop Day !
George Washington was appointed head of the Continental Army in 1775
The Oregon Treaty establishes the 49th parallel as the border between the United States and Canada in 1846
President Woodrow Wilson signs a bill incorporating the Boy Scouts of America in 1976
Nik Wallenda becomes the first person to successfully tightrope walk directly over Niagara Falls in 2012
In the News: Man airlifted after logging accident Thursday in Northern Alexander County…District Attorney’s office reviewing evidence in fatal Taylorsville shooting…Sex offender gets lengthy prison sentence…Woman missing in Hickory for more than a month
Hot Weather and Getting Hotter ! *** Air Quality Alert ***
Bazzle returns to coaching…Alexander Legion Softball team swept in twinbill…Day 1 at US Open resembles a Demolition Derby, lots of crashes…
Happy Birthday: Jim Belushi, Terri Gibbs, Julie Hagerty, Wade Boggs, Helen Hunt, Courtney Cox, Leah Remini, Neil Patrick Harris
F R I D A Y !!! and none too soon !
The Heat is On. We are entering then Hottest period of Spring (So Far) , remember what you said when it was butt biting cold this Winter, remember when you said “I’ll never complain about it being hot again”
People who don’t know, need to know that Golf is a tough game. You need proof ? The US Open Round One is all the evidence you’ll need. The best players in the world were less than great and they all looked like a trip to the nearest pub was on the agenda
Quote of the Day: “What do hookers do on their nights off?”…Elaine Boosler