* * * T H U R S D A Y * * * * O C T O B E R 4th * * * * D A Y 277 of 2018 * * * *
It’s Taco Day ! Which do you prefer, soft or hard shell ?
Happy Vodka Day
Mexico adopts a new constitution and becomes a federal republic in 1824
The Soviet Union’s Sputnik 1 becomes the first artificial satellite to orbit the Earth in 1957
“Leave it to Beaver” debuts on CBS in 1957
Pope Paul VI begins the first papal visit to the Americas in 1965
1997: The Loomis Fargo Heist occurs in Charlotte. More than $17 million in cash was taken. Those responsible are eventually caught.
In the News: Two men charged with kidnapping…Office of Probation and Parole looking for 4 fugitives…Town Board seeking more funding for sewer project…Shots fired, wild chase in Statesville leads to arrest…Flag controversy in Iredell County
Weather: Sunny and Hot
Sports: Coach Carter talks about suspension of player…JV Cougars try to extend winning streak at Freedom…Yanks bomb the A’s…National Division Series begin today…Panthers getting healthier…NHL drop puck on new seasonHappy Brithday: Anne Rice, Susan Sarandon, Armand Assante, Alicia Silverstone
Beware of the selfie, research indicates more than 250 people have lost their life while taking one !
A rare bottle of Scotch Whiskey has been sold for over $1 million ! Wow, I hope it’s good
Heartbreak in Florence, South Carolina. Another senseless, shameless, death of a law enforcement officer
Turn on the Radio or click online at 5pm today for Ask Harbinson, Brzykcy & Corbett. Joel Harbinson will be in the studio to discuss “He said, She Said-Just how does that play in court?
Quote of the Day: “If you want an audience, start a fight”…Gaelic Proverb