Birthdays And Anniversaries For June 3rd-5th + Doughnut Day
If this is your birthday, congratulations! A couple a names in country music are also celebrating right along with you. Frederick LaBour, born in Grand Rapids, Michigan, in 1948. He becomes Too Slim, of Riders In The Sky, whose preservation of western music helps them become members of the Grand Ole Opry in 1982.
Happy 68th, Too Slim!
Also turning a year older today:
Jamie O'Neal, born in Sydney, Australia, in 1968. Her 2000 debut album nets several hits, including "There Is No Arizona" and "When I Think About Angels," helping her pick up the Academy of Country Music's Top New Female award.
Happy 48th, Jamie!
This Is National Doughnut Day!
This day, was established in 1938 by the Chicago Salvation Army to raise much-needed funds during the Great Depression, and to honor the work of World War I Salvation Army volunteers who prepared doughnuts and other foods for thousands of soldiers.
Just in case you are wondering, the word "Doughnut" is often shortened to "Donut. So, if you see the term National Donut Day, no need to worry, its the same day.
Concho Valley birthdays include:
Roy McRay, 56. From Wanda.
James Esparza, 29. From uncle Ryno, Aunt Sylvia, and all the crew at Gandy Ink.
Raymond Lopez Jr., 26. From Mom, Dad and the rest of the family. Raymond wins 4 delicious gourmet cupcakes from Cakes In A Cup.
Laci Jo Walter, 31. From all the family.
Ryan Hasty, 17. From Aunt Bobbie and Uncle Jonnie.
Congratulations to Dayton & Cathy Box, who celebrated their 25th wedding anniversary (6-1). They win this week's roses from The Friendly Flower Shop.