A reminder….The Elizabethtown Rotary Club 8K Trail Run and Walk is set for Saturday, April 16. The event begins at 8:30 a.m. and it is being held at Brown’s Creek Nature and Bike Trail, 1910 East Broad Street in E-town. Registration is $25 per person. For more info email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 910-876-5393.
‘Breaking News’ highlights just about every TV newscast.
Americans tend to be kind to former presidents, regardless of their popularity while in office. Recently I discovered late Gallup ratings:
President Approve Disapprove
Ronald Reagan 74 23
Jimmy Carter 69 27
Bill Clinton 69 27
George HW Bush 62 36
George W. Bush 49 46
Barack Obama’s most recent
Unfair to compare, but all may be higher than anyone currently seeking the office.
Our featured youth baseball team today is the 1977 Bladenboro Spinners.
Morris Conner, Donnie Deaver, Jimmy Taylor, Joey Hester, Craig Storms, Otis Brooks, Ricky Yandle, Timmy Walters, Boogie Hill, Greg Parker, Ricky Brisson, Franky Evers, Ed Singletary and Winston King. The coaches were not listed.
Hard work beats talent when talent doesn’t work hard.
Winning takes talent; to repeat takes character. John Wooden
Set your goals high, and don’t stop until you get there. Bo Jackson