Thursday, November 7th… Day 311 of 2019 … 55 Day Remain until 2020 !
It’s Men Make Dinner Day !
1874: – A cartoon by Thomas Nast in Harper’s Weekly, is considered the first use of an elephant as a symbol for the Republican Party
1908: Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid are reportedly killed in Bolivia
1944: Franklin D. Roosevelt is elected for a record fourth term as President
1965: The “Pillsbury Dough Boy” debuted in television commercials
1989: Richard Ramirez, convicted of California’s “Night Stalker” killings, was sentenced to death
2012: Voters in Maryland, Washington, and Maine approve same-sex marriage
In the News: Local unemployment at all-time lows…Wilkes County man dies in crash in Iredell County…Highway Patrol Trooper crashes into river in Wilkes…Woman charged driving stolen pickup in Alexander County…Taylorsville man charged with shoplifting…Statesville man charged with pair of armed robberies… Three woman charged with mail theft
Weather: Clouds roll in with some showers tonight, then a Blast of Cold Air !
Sports: ACHS Soccer falls in playoffs…Some comments from Coach Carter…Baby Cougars go for another perfect season tonight…Tickets available of Alexander County Sports Hall of Fame induction…Heels ride a freshman to win…Deacs fall
Happy Birthday: Jim Kaat, Johnny Rivers, Joni Mitchell, Judy Tenuta, Lindsay Czarniak
Every job is important but I really appreciate the job the NCDOT does picking up roadkill. It’s not a task I would relish but to whoever does it, thanks !
The first really cold snap of Autumn is coming for the weekend. A group snuggle would be nice
Facebook in trouble again for….invading your privacy ! Shocker, right ?
Turn on the Radio today or click online today at 5pm. A special edition of Ask Harbinson, Brzykcy & Corbett at 5pm Brigette Rhyne and John Bruce will talk about the upcoming Alexander County Sports Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony
Quote of the Day: “No-one has learned everything rightly until they know that every day is Doomsday”…Ralph Waldo Emerson