Archive for May 17th, 2020

Kate Takes Flight

on May 17, 2020, 6:57 AM / in People

Years after losing her leg to cancer at St. Jude, pre-med college student wins awards for gymnastics. There’s something about the feeling of doing your skills on the bars right, where you feel the force of it pulling on you. It’s just a cool feeling to know that you are creating all this power. It’s like you’re flying. It’s amazing. […]

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Happy Sunday!

Happy Sunday!

on May 17, 2020, 6:00 AM / in Religion
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May 17th in History

May 17th in History

on May 17, 2020, 6:00 AM / in History

May 17 is the 137th day of the year (138th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. There are 228 days remaining until the end of the year. Holidays Birthday of the Raja (Perlis) Christian feast day: Giulia Salzano Paschal Baylon William Hobart Hare (Episcopal Church (USA)) Restituta May 17 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics) Children’s Day (Norway) Constitution Day (Nauru) Constitution […]

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Andy Jackson

Andy Jackson

on May 17, 2020, 6:00 AM / in History, National News

Good morning, it’s Wednesday, May 17, 2017. On this date in 1780, a British general named Henry Clinton issued a fateful order to Maj. Gen. Charles Cornwallis. Having captured Charleston three days earlier, Sir Henry instructed Lord Cornwallis to assert the crown’s control over the South Carolina and Georgia backcountry. This proved to be a fateful gambit. It was part […]

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Time to Grow

Time to Grow

on May 17, 2020, 6:00 AM / in Religion

At the proper time we will reap a harvest if we do not give up.Galatians 6:9 In Debbie’s new home, she discovered an abandoned plant in a dark corner of the kitchen. The dusty and ragged leaves looked like those of a moth orchid, and she imagined how pretty the plant would look once it had sent up new bloom-bearing […]

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