Morning Minutes: May 6

Staff Writer
Mount Shasta Herald

Word of the Day

Inveterate in-VET-uh-rut (adj.) Firmly established by long persistence; confirmed in a habit; habitual --

Web Site of the Day


Think of this site as an “online magazine rack.” The site collects headlines of the latest stories on Web sites or blogs. These stories are gathered on a Web page with a headline and introductory paragraph. Good for finding news on a specific topic quickly.

Number to Know

660: Number of career home runs by Willie Mays, the fourth most all time. Mays was born on this day in 1931.

This Day in History

May 6, 1960: More than 20 million people watch the first televised royal wedding when Princess Margaret marries Anthony Armstrong-Jones at Westminster Abbey.