* * * * F R I D A Y * * * * * N O V E M B E R 3rd * * * * * D A Y 307 of 2017 * * * * *
Happy Sandwich Day ! Gee, a BLT would be great
It’s Housewife’s Day. If a Housewife leaves the house is she just a wife ?
Christopher Columbus first sights the island of Dominica in 1493
Chevrolet officially enters the automobile market in competition with the Ford Model T in 1911
The Soviet Union launches Sputnik 2. On board is the first animal to enter orbit, a dog named Laika
Five members of the Communist Workers Party are shot dead and seven are wounded by a group of Klansmen and neo-Nazis during a “Death to the Klan” rally in Greensboro in 1979.
The Chicago Cubs defeat the Cleveland Indians in Game 7 of the 2016 World Series to earn their first title in 108 years on 2016
In the News: Alexander Assisted Living is closing after State Report… Sex Offender sting nets arrests in Alexander County…Hiddenite woman arrested for larceny…Man missing found dead in Drexel…Two arrested for robbery in Iredell County
Warm Today, maybe a shower for Saturday
Cougar JV’s Complete second straight perfect season…Blue and Gold go for Conference Crown tonight at South Caldwell…Playoff Pairings released on Saturday…Panthers get ready for Falcons…NASCAR deep in the heart of Texas
Happy Birthday: Larry Holmes, Kate Capshaw, Dennis Miller, Phil Simms, Colin Kaepernick , Kendall Jenner
Something pretty special. The Alexander Central JV Football Program won their 23rd straight game last night and captured their second straight conference title. Folks, that’s worth a big Smile ! By the way, we’ll play Cougar Football Trivia this morning. You could win a Gift Certificate from PJ’s Seafood and Steak in Bethlehem. Listen at 7:45
I’ve a Family Pack of Tickets to the Renaissance Festival tickets to give away this morning too
For the record, I was never accosted by Harvey Weinstein, nor Kevin Spacey
Quote of the Day: “Talk is cheap because supply exceeds demand”…Unknown