Morning Jolt: Stolen pig statue back home

Staff Writer
Mount Shasta Herald

Weird news: A life-size statue of a pig that was stolen from a home near Cincinnati was found soon after it went on the lam. The pig was discovered in a field with an ear broken off and initials scratched into it, but otherwise it’s OK. The pig’s owners dress up the animal for holidays, and when it was stolen, it was wearing sunglasses.

Happening today: Today is National Missing Children Day, a day designed to put the spotlight on missing children. Several national conferences will take place.

Opening bell: The Dow opened at 12,502.81 after falling a mere 1.67‎ points Tuesday.

Motivational quote: “The best way out is always through.” - Robert Frost

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