Morning Minutes: March 12

Staff Writer
Mount Shasta Herald

Word of the Day

Vicissitude vuh-SISS-uh-tood (noun) The quality or state of being changeable; mutability; an unexpected change or fluctuation; a difficulty or hardship usually beyond one's control -

Website of the Day

Girl Scouts

Today is the birthday of the Girl Scouts (see below), and in honor of the day, head to the group’s official website. The site has membership information, info about those delicious Girl Scout cookies, the latest news and more.

Number to Know

2: Morning hour Sunday when the time change occurs. Be sure to set your clocks ahead one hour before you go to bed tonight.

This Day in History

March 12, 1912: The Girl Guides (later renamed the Girl Scouts of the USA) are founded in the United States.

Today’s Featured Birthday

Musician James Taylor (63)

Daily Quote

“Never iron a four-leaf clover, because you don't want to press your luck.” - Author unknown