The basic idea behind Groundhog Day is that the groundhog’s shadow will determine if we have an early spring or six more weeks of winter. This has always confused me because where I live these are pretty much the same thing. 231 more words
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Recently, sales of cards, stuffed bears, chocolates and other paraphernalia with a Valentine’s Day theme have spiked in the area. One local bag boy, Jimmy Smirdon, is mystified. 78 more words
UPDATE: The tweet appears to have been deleted as of Tuesday morning. Here is a screenshot. Can’t wait for spring!
In a Monday morning tweet, Republican Ronald Rabin, who represents Lee and Harnett counties in the North Carolina Senate, celebrated the arrival of spring: 86 more words