* * * * M O N D A Y * * * * M A Y 13th * * * * D A Y 133 of 2019 * * * *
It’s Bellydance Day !
Happy Leprechaun Day !
1846: The U.S. declared that war existed with Mexico
1940: The conquest of France begins as the German army crosses the Meuse. Winston Churchill makes his “blood, toil, tears, and sweat” speech to the House of Commons1967: Mickey Mantle of the New York Yankees hits his 500th homerun
2004: The last episode of “Frasier” aired on NBC
2009: For the first time in Baseball history a homerun is overturned by video replay
In the News: County Board of Elections will host seminar about Voter ID..Wilkes man sent to prison after plead of second degree murder…Alexander County man charged with assault…Sheriff’s Office charge woman with trespassing
Weather: Sunshine and a little cooler to start the week
Sports: Cougar Baseball gearing for Round III game Tuesday night…Patterson named Tennis Player of the Year in NWC…Canes get ambushed…Conference finals are set in NBA…Panther Rookie Camp concludes
Happy Birthday: Harvey Keitel, Stevie Wonder, Dennis Rodman, Stephen Colbert, Darius Rucker
I sure was sleeping well when the alarm clock went off this morning. It was indeed, alarming !
Saw a lot of lovely Moms, all dolled-up on Sunday. Hope all of them had a fantastic Mothers Day
A study says that American adults have problems making new friends. Most friends are made by the mid 20’s according the research. Can you trade friends ?
That Racoon hogging the highway this morning is lucky, I almost hit him
Quote of the Day: “I knew I was an unwanted baby when I saw that my bath toys were a toaster and a radio”…Joan Rivers