Wednesday, July 22nd. Day 204 of 2020
Happy Hot Dog Day !
It’s Hammock Day too
1893: Katharine Lee Bates writes “America the Beautiful” after admiring the view from the top of Pikes Peak in Colorado
1933: Aviator Wiley Post returns to Floyd Bennett Field in New York City, completing the first solo flight around the world in seven days, 18 hours and 49 minutes1934: Public Enemy #1 John Dillinger is gunned down by FBI agents in Chicago
1992: Near Medellín, Colombian drug lord Pablo Escobar escapes from his luxury prison
1995: Susan Smith of South Carolina is convicted of drowning her two children. The story captured international media attention. She is eligible for parole in 2024
In the News: County Sales Tax up 10 percent from same time last year…Bethlehem ABC Store to open Monday…A letter from NCDOT regarding Liledoun Road…Taylorsville woman cited for resisting arrest…Man charged with sexual battery
Weather: More Heat, more Thunderstorms
Sports: Panther Rookies report to camp…Baseball a day away from start of season
Happy Birthday: Bob Dole, Alex Trebek, Danny Glover, Albert Brooks, Don Henley, Willem Dafoe, David Spade, Selena Gomez
You’re far more likely to die of gunfire in Chicago than COVID-19
Have you ever found something that you thought you’d lost and then misplaced it again ?
If (I doubt it) we have a college football season, I’m protesting the University of Georgia team. Noting against the school or the team but I was bitten by a Bulldog once
Quote of the Day: “One of the greatest diseases is to be nobody to anybody”… Mother Teresa