Birthdays And Anniversaries For April 17th + Bat Appreciation Day
If this is your birthday on this finally Friday, congratulations! Here's a bit of country music history for this date. 1970-Johnny Cash plays the White House with June Carter and The Statler Brothers. Cash declines President Nixon's request to do Merle Haggard's "Okie From Muskogee" but does perform "Folsom Prison Blues," "Peace In The Valley" and "What Is Truth". 2004-The Judds make their Grand Ole Opry debut, performing "Flies On The Butter (You Can't Go Home Again)" and "Grandpa (Tell Me 'Bout The Good Old Days)". 2009-Brad Paisley and Kimberly Williams-Paisley welcome their second son, Jasper Warren Paisley, at a Nashville hospital.
This Is Bat Appreciation Day!
No, we're not batty, we just think bats should get a little respect today. After all, they won't bother you, if you don't bother them.
Gardeners, should certainly appreciate them, because bat guano is among the best manures you can use, in your home garden.
Now Let's P-A-R-T-Y!
Concho Valley Birthdays include:
Ellen Bear, 59 and holding, From her co-workers at Sitel.
Bree Darnell, 20. From Nanna.
David Holik, 71. From his wife, Wanda and all the family. David wins today's birthday cake from Halfmann's Cake Cottage.
Happy Wedding Aniversary to:
Billy & Shelly Pruitt, 18 years. From Skyler, Vanessa, Pim and Victoria. They are this week's winners of a dozen roses from Southwest Florists.