* * * * T U E S D A Y * * * * A P R I L 23rd * * * * D A Y 113 of 2019 * * * *
It’s English Language Day ! I’m pretty certain that’s not the language spoken locally
Happy German Beer Day. Germans would say all Beer is German
1914: First baseball game is played at Wrigley Field, then known as Weeghman Park, in Chicago1954: Milwaukee Braves rookie Henry Aaron hits his first major league homer
1968: Student protesters at Columbia University in New York City take over administration buildings and shut down the university
1985: Coca-Cola changes its formula and releases New Coke. The response is overwhelmingly negative, and the original formula is back on the market in less than three months
2005: YouTube is launched
in the News: Pilot that took off from Statesville dies in crash…Taylorsville Police make a pair of meth arrests…Taylorsville man charged with probation violation…Caldwell man sent to prison after plea in kidnapping case
Weather: Sunny and Warm Again !!! Pollen Very High !
Sports: Cougar Baseball Blanks the Bears, play again tonight in Easter Tournament…Another area Football Coaching vacancy filled…Canes force a Game VII…NBA Playoffs are pretty uneventful so far…The Arizona Cardinals are on the clock
Happy Birthday: Lee Majors, Blair Brown, Valerie Bertinelli, George Lopez, Melina Kanakaredes, Jaime King
I’m told the person who had to be airlifted after a motorcycle crash Sunday on Church Road is making progress and is out of ICU
Interesting front page story today in USA TODAY. CDB oil is now being used daily by 7 percent of American adults. I know several who have started using it and they rave about the relief it has brought them and they say it makes them sleep better too
A new study says that 90 percent of all Americans use the internet. Your grandmother uses it, your grandfather too. The big question is, who’s the 10 percent ?
Swing by Mays Meats today, Ground Beef is just 1.99 per lb !
Quote of the Day: “Most people would rather die than think; in fact they do so”…Bertand Russell