Pick Your Community: | Hopkins | Muhlenberg | Daviess | Christian | Henderson | Lakes | McCracken | Webster

What is Today – April 4, 2013

What is Today v3 turquoise 300KENTUCKY (4/4/13) – This is your daily update of what has happened on this day in history.
 
Congress officially passed the US Flag as 13 red and white stripes and 20 stars 195 years ago today.
 
The US Senate agreed to participate in World War One 97 years ago today.
 
The first march against the concept of Nuclear Weapons took place in Aldermaston England 55 years ago today.
 
The Beatles hit song “Can’t Buy Me Love” went number 1 on the charts 49 years ago today.
 
Martin Luther King, JR. was assassinated in Memphis Tennessee 45 years ago today.
 
Famed Baseball legend Hank Aaron tied Babe Ruth’s home-run record by hitting his 714th home run 39 years ago today.
 
Microsoft was founded as a partnership between Paul Allen and Bill Gates 38 years ago today.
 
SurfKY News
Information provided by http://www.historyorb.com
Graphics provided by SurfKY Graphics Department

© Copyright 2014 SurfKY News Group, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, or rewritten without permission. SurfKY News encourages you to share this story by using one of the social media links below.

3/13 - 16

Stock Report

1 DOW 17,147.64
+15.67 (0.09%)    
2 S&P 2,003.68
+4.70 (0.24%)    
3 NASDAQ 4,562.30
+9.54 (0.21%)    
3/13 - 16
3/13 - 16

In Other News...

Fiscal Court Approves First Reading of Tax Rates

GREENVILLE, Ky. (9/16/14) — The Muhlenberg County Fiscal Court met at 4 p.m. Sept. 11 at the Muhlenberg County… Read More

Former 1977 Graduates Speaks at Muhlenberg Job Corps

MUHLENBERG COUNTY, Ky. (9/16/14) — In 1977, Mr. Bobby Johnson was a high school dropout, with no family support, could… Read More
3/13 - 16

Most Read This Week (Site-Wide)

September 15, 2014 3987

Man Accused of Stalking Woman During Her…

in Top Stories by GPD PIO Wes Miller
September 15, 2014 3951

Man Accused of Stealing Rural King…

in Top Stories by MCSO PIO Alex Piper
September 13, 2014 3740

MPD Responds to a Disturbance at Baptist…

in Top Stories by Madisonville Police Department
September 16, 2014 2376

Postal Worker Arrested for Terroristic…

in Top Stories by GPD PIO Wes Miller
September 15, 2014 2054

Man Arrested for DUI, Carrying Concealed…

in Top Stories by Madisonville Police Department

Most Read Stories from Hopkins County

September 13, 2014 3740

MPD Responds to a Disturbance at Baptist…

in Top Stories by Madisonville Police Department
September 15, 2014 2054

Man Arrested for DUI, Carrying Concealed…

in Top Stories by Madisonville Police Department
September 15, 2014 1952

Man Arrested for Being Under Influence of…

in Top Stories by Madisonville Police Department
September 13, 2014 442

Quilt Exhibit Reception Sept. 14

in Top Stories by Chris Wilson
September 16, 2014 416

Dawson Springs Police Chief to Retire on…

in Top Stories by Amber Averitt, SurfKY News

Most Read Stories from Owensboro

September 13, 2014 1320

The Gift of Aging Oct. 16

in News by Jennifer Kaminski
September 13, 2014 1283

Audubon Bon Harbor Area Alliance to Host…

in News by Abby Shelton
September 13, 2014 1281

Dogwood Azalea Neighborhood Alliance to…

in News by Abby Shelton
September 13, 2014 890

Wesleyan Shawnee Neighborhood Alliance to…

in News by Abby Shelton
September 13, 2014 583

US 60 Extension at Owensboro to Open…

in Top Stories by Keith Todd

Most Read Stories from Muhlenberg County

September 15, 2014 3987

Man Accused of Stalking Woman During Her…

in Top Stories by GPD PIO Wes Miller
September 15, 2014 3951

Man Accused of Stealing Rural King…

in Top Stories by MCSO PIO Alex Piper
September 16, 2014 2376

Postal Worker Arrested for Terroristic…

in Top Stories by GPD PIO Wes Miller
September 14, 2014 1546

Three Injured in Single-Car Collision

in Top Stories by Robert LIttlepage
September 13, 2014 1275

Local Author Signs Copies of Her New Book

in Top Stories by Charles W. Riley II, SurfKY News

SurfKY News Group, Inc. Central Office & Printing Division
1125 Nebo Rd.  •  Madisonville, KY 42431  •  270.452.2249 (fax)
Main Number: 270.452.2727 (phone)  •  Printing Division Direct Line: 270.821.8600 (phone)


Contact a member of our staff: www.surfky.com/contact
Copyright © 2014 SurfKY News Group, Inc.  •  Terms of Use  •  Site Map

social 03social 04social 22social 21social 06