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01/28/17 - NNHS Newsletter - The Maelstrom
“One is and is not in the centre of the maelstrom of it all.”
Dear Friends and Schoolmates,
I've used this song
a couple of times before, and it seems just as appropriate today.
BONUS - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lzB6WoUA8ZU - The Maelstrom - composed by Robert W. Smith
|Robert W. Smith is an American composer, arranger, and
Smith was born in the small town of Daleville, Alabama on October 24, 1958. He attended high school in Dadeville, after which he left for Troy State University, where he played lead trumpet in the Sound of the South Marching Band. While at Troy, he studied composition with Dr. Paul Yoder...
Currently, Smith has over 600 published works, including three symphonies...
THIS WEEK'S BIRTHDAYS:
Happy Birthday today to Courtney Russ ('57) AND Jennie Sheppard ('62) of NC AND Rick Billings ('65) of NC AND My Granddaughter, Becca Harty (Collinsville HS, IL - '17) of IL!
Happy Birthday tomorrow to Nancy Keesee (Tucker) Crawley ('57) of TX AND HP Lucas ('65) of VA!
Happy Birthday this week to:
Jackie Belote Ward ('63) of VA AND
('65) of TN
Brenda Shepard McCoy ('67) of
30 - Jackie Belote Ward ('63) of VA AND Charlie Phillips ('65) of TN AND Brenda Shepard McCoy ('67) of VA;
01 - Paul Dobie ('66) of CO;
02 - Porter Phillips Booker ('57) AND the late Thelma Spade Roberts ('57) (deceased - 08/26/05) AND John Patterson ('59) of TN AND Alan Nesbitt ('64) of NC;
03 - Maynard Thweatt ('57) AND Phyllis Sweeney Snyder ('63) of TN;
Many Happy Returns to you all!
THIS DAY IN WWII:
THIS DAY IN 1967:
Saturday, January 28, 1967 - Footballer and sportscasterBilly Brownless was born Anthony William Brownless in Jerildere, New South Wales, Australia.
Saturday, January 28, 1967 - Singer-songwriterMarvin Sapp was born Marvin Louis Sapp in Grand Rapids, Michigan.
From My Friend, Susan, of NC - 01/26/16:
we remember that the wisdom of God ofttimes appears as foolishness to
men; but the greatest lesson we can learn in mortality is that when God
speaks and we obey, we will always be right.”
Thomas S. Monson
Thanks so much, Susan!
From Linda DeShazo Hatchett ('65) of VA - 01/27/17:
|AMEN! Thank you, Linda!|
“I've gone where the
hand of man has never set foot.”
(17 Aug 1882 - 31 Jan 1974)
From My Niece, Shari, of VA - 01/16/17 - "Smile Makers (#1 in a Series of 12)":
|GIGGLES! Thanks, Shari!|
BONUS CROCHET PATTERNS:
BONUS BISQUICK RECIPES (Sorry; not theme-related):
Hurry-Up Chicken Pot Pie - "Even if you've had a busy day, here's
still time to make a delicious homemade dinner! This recipe for Hurry-Up
Chicken Pot Pie is a Bisquick recipe that's perfect if you have leftover
chicken you need to use up. A creamy chicken and vegetable mixture is
topped with a soft Bisquick topping, so there's no need to fuss over a
pie shell. The homemade chicken pot pie can be thrown together in a
hurry for a quick, comforting meal."
Slow Cooker Bisquick Chicken and Dumplings - "Get this easy chicken and dumplings recipe going in the morning and you'll have dinner waiting for you that night. Slow Cooker Bisquick Chicken and Dumplings is a chicken and dumplings recipe that uses Bisquick and a slow cooker, so the work is practically done for you. The creamy chicken mixture is topped with soft biscuits to make the perfect comfort food dish for the whole family. Its a dump and go recipe you'll want to keep forever."
"More Please!" Cheeseburger Casserole
- "Just like the name
suggests, one serving of this meaty casserole and you'll be wanting
more. "More Please!" Cheeseburger Casserole is made with all the
ingredients of a cheeseburger, but is much easier to prepare. Everything
you love about cheeseburgers goes into this ground beef casserole,
including ketchup, mustard, and even sesame seeds. A layer of Bisquick
is poured over the ground beef mixture, and the whole thing is baked
until hot and bubbly."
From www.ajokeaday.com - 01/27/17:
|A husband and wife entered a dentist's office. The
husband said, “I want a tooth pulled. I don't want gas or novocaine
because I am in a terrible hurry. Just pull the tooth as quickly as
“You are a brave man,” said the dentist. “Now, show me which tooth it is.”
The husband turned to his wife and said, “Open your mouth and show the dentist which tooth it is, dear.”
DATES TO REMEMBER:
PERSONAL WEB SITE: http://www.angelfire.com/weird2/cluckmeat ==============================================
Composed by Robert_W._Smith (b. 24 Oct 1958)