* * * * T U E S D A Y * * * * A P R I L 30th * * * * D A Y 120 of 2019 * * * *
Happy Oatmeal Cookie Day !
It’s Honesty Day ! It’s said that most people are honest in nature. I wish I didn’t feel that’s untrue
1789: On the balcony of Federal Hall in New York City, George Washington takes the oath of office to become the first elected President of the United States
1803: The United States purchases the Louisiana Territory from France for $15 million, more than doubling the size of the young nation
1945: In a bunker beneath the streets of Berlin, Adolf Hitler and Eva Braun commit suicide after being married for less than 40 hours
1973: President Nixon announces that White House Counsel John Dean has been fired and that other top aides, most notably H. R. Haldeman and John Ehrlichman, have resigned
2009: Chrysler files for bankruptcy
In the News: Man charged with threatening Officers appears in court Monday…Man arrested this morning on child abuse charge…Massive fire in Statesville said to be suspicious…Former Catawba County Sheriff’s Department Captain pleads guilty to charges…Wilkes man reaches settlement in lawsuit with US Justice Department..Ribbon cutting for new Bethlehem ACE Hardware set for Friday
Weather: Lots of Sunshine with a high around 85
Sports: Cougar Softball and Baseball open Conference Tournament play today at home…AC Women’s Soccer drops tough one…Looks like Tar Heels have Women’s Hoop Coach…Bravesm Cards, and Red Sox among the winners Monday night in Baseball…Panthers sign free agent running back
Happy Birthday: Cloris Leachman, Isiah Thomas, Michael Waltrip, Johnny Galecki, Kirsten Dunst
NASA is conducting drills this week for a asteroid apocalypse. The agency is conducting drills to see how we’d react if a massive asteroid was on a collision course with Earth. What could we do ?
It looks like if you’re not watching “Game of Thrones” you’re out of the loop
Joel Harbinson will be in the studio Thursday. He’s talk about CBD. Do you know what that is ? It’s now legal and is being used widespread, much more so than you might suspect. Joel will talk about what’s legal, what’s not, and more. Tune in Thursday at 5pm for Ask Harbinson, Brzykcy & Corbett.
Quote of the Day: “You have undertaken to cheat me. I won’t sue you, for the law is too slow. I’ll ruin you”..Cornelius Vanderbilt (Born this day in 1898)