Today in History
(National News ~ 06/24/17)
Today in History Today is Saturday, June 24, the 175th day of 2017. There are 190 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On June 24, 1947, what's regarded as the first modern UFO sighting took place as private pilot Kenneth Arnold, an Idaho businessman, reported seeing nine silvery objects flying in a "weaving formation" near Mount Rainier in Washington...
Out of the past: June 24
(Out of the Past ~ 06/24/17)
Cape Girardeau businessman Pete Poe thought it was a shame a city the size of Cape Girardeau didn't have a community-wide fireworks display to celebrate the Fourth of July; so he did something about it; thanks to Poe's efforts, the Joint Veterans Council and many area businesses, a fireworks display will be held the evening of July 4 in Arena Park; admission is free...
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