NEWS

Morning Minutes: Nov. 15

Staff Writer
Mount Shasta Herald

Word of the Day

Luculent LOO-kyuh-lunt (adj.) Clear in thought or expression; lucid -- www.merriam-webster.com

Web Site of the Day

The Stroke Network

www.strokenetwork.org

This support network offers online support and information for stroke survivors and stroke caregivers. From chat sessions and a message board to newsletters and a Stroke Caregiver Handbook, this site is a great resource for anyone affected by stroke.

Number to Know

95: Percentage of energy saved by recycling an aluminum can compared with making a new one. Today is America Recycles Day.

This Day in History

Nov. 15, 1864: Civil War: Union General William Tecumseh Sherman burns Atlanta and starts Sherman's March to the Sea.

Today’s Featured Birthday

Actor Ed Asner (80)

Daily Quote

“Thanksgiving Day comes, by statute, once a year; to the honest man it comes as frequently as the heart of gratitude will allow.” - Edward Sandford Martin