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Morning News, Wednesday, June 20
Posted 06/20/2018 08:13AM

Daily Announcements

June 20, 2018

Today is Day 6


The rotation for today is:

HR-C-D-F-G-E-A-B

NORMAL  ROTATION  EARLY DISMISSAL  SCHEDULE


Today’s lunch is:

SHORT SESSION

NO LUNCH

Breakfast will be served at the usual time.


HR 7:35 - 7:40

C 7:43 - 8:14

D        8:17 - 8:48

F        8:51 - 9:22

G         9:25 – 9:56

E         9:59 - 10:30

A   10:33 – 11:04

B      11:07 - 11:40


TODAY  IN HISTORY

  • The University of Oxford receives its charter in 1214

  • The U.S. Congress adopts in 1782 the Great Seal of the United States

  • Oliver Ellsworth of CT moves the Constitutional Convention of 1787 to call the government “The United States”

  • Queen Victoria succeeds to the British throne in 1837

  • Samuel F.B. Morse receives in 1840 a patent for the telegraph, a predecessor to the telephone

  • West Virginia becomes in 1863 the 35th State

  • Alexander Graham Bell installs in in 1877 the world’s first commercial phone service

  • Lizzie Borden is acquitted in 1893

  • 22 year old Kazimierez Piechowski and three others escape Auschwitz through the main gate in 1942 dressed as SS officers

  • The “Red Phone” is installed between the US and the USSR in 1963

  • The capital of Germany is moved in 1991 from Bonn back to Berlin


NOTABLE  BIRTHS

  • Betty Washington Lewis, sister of George Washington  (1733)

  • Jacques Offenbach, composer   (1819)

  • Erroll Flynn, actor   (1909)

  • Audie Murphy, Medal of Honor Recipient   (1924)

  • Martin Landau, actor   (1928)

  • Olympia Dukakis, actress   (1931)

  • Danny Aiello, actor   (1933)

  • Brian Wilson, Beach Boy   (1942)

  • Bob Vila, Home Improvement host   (1946)

  • Lionel Richie, musician    (1949)


McGEE NOTABLE  BIRTHS

  • Leah Jankowski

  • Josh Plaag

  • Ryan Catalano  (Thursday)

  • Julia Greenwood  (Thursday)

  • Ryan Markey  (Thursday)

  • Alexis Fusco  (Friday)


McGEE NOTABLE  BIRTHS

  • Katrina Chorzepa  (Sunday)

  • Samuel Enes  (Sunday)


TODAY’S  HOLIDAYS

  • Earliest possible date for the Summer Solstice

  • West Virginia Day

  • World Refugee Day


YEARBOOKS

Yearbooks are on sale to all students. They may be purchased one during breakfast in the cafe or any time during the day in room 204. The cost is $35, check only, payable to “JOSTENS”.


CHROMEBOOKS

Chromebook collection is completed.  If you were not able to turn in your Chromebook, case, or charger, please do so today to avoid a charge.  Missing Chromebooks, cases and chargers will be billed over the summer.

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