Thursday, August 23, 2007

To Serve and Protect, Brave New Schools, -and- Hic!

To Serve and Protect - cops party at Hooters, leave town unprotected
Brave New Schools - youth suspended over sketch of gun
Hic! - Bill Murray DUI in golf cart

On this day in history: August 23, 1951 - Ninety West Point cadets are expelled for cheating, including most of the Academy's football team.

Born on this day in history: August 23, 1950 - Shelley Long (1950 - ____) actress. She played Diane Chambers on TV series "Cheers," 1982-87, winning an Emmy, 1983; films include "Outrageous Fortune," 1986.

Scripture of the Day: “When I said, "My foot is slipping," your love, O LORD, supported me. When anxiety was great within me, your consolation brought joy to my soul.” (Psalm 94:18-19)

Video of the Day: Amazing President Facts - submitted by Cindy

Tonight, the Corning Olive Festival mixer will take place. Tomorrow, the Festival parade will take place. Saturday, the Festival will continue, with a cook-off competition, talent show, arts and crafts booths, food booths, games, entertainment, and awards at Woodson Park. For a schedule of events, consult the Calendar of North State Events.