I woke up early thinking big….
US population..324,588,939 (according to population clock at 6 AM)
US Debt…$19,978,198,400,000 rounded off as of 6 AM.
Debt per US citizen, $61,552.
Debt per US taxpayer, $166,751.
And, a single grand prize winning lottery ticket was sold in Indiana for last nights $435 million Powerball jackpot. The winning ticket was 10-13-28-52-61 and the Powerball number was 2.
Brother, could you spare a dollar?
Back down to earth, NCHSAA Boys and Girls Basketball Playoffs continue tonight, and Bladen has one team in each.
Boys 2A…..7:30 PM…West Bladen at Clinton
Girls 2A…..6:00 PM…East Bladen at Roanoke Rapids.
Best of luck to both, we are proud of your accomplishments.
Hope there can be some resolution to HB2 issue. New bill introduced in NC House late yesterday by Rep. Chuck McGrady (R) of Hendersonville, NC. If anyone can do it, Chuck can. Had the pleasure of working with him years ago when he was a county commissioner in Henderson County.
The more you read and observe about the Politics thing, you got to admit that each party is worse than the other. Will Rogers
Politics is the skilled use of blunt objects. Lester Bowles Pearson (former Canadian Prime Minister)
Political success is the ability, when the inevitable occurs, to get credit for it. Dr. Lawrence J. Peter