Morning Minutes: March 17

Staff Writer
Mount Shasta Herald

Word of the Day

synergy \ SIN-er-jee \ noun; the interaction of elements that when combined produce a total effect that is greater than the sum of the individual elements, contributions, etc.; synergism; the cooperative action of two or more muscles, nerves, or the like; the cooperative action of two or more stimuli or drugs — Dictionary.com

Website of the Day

Traveling in Italy

http://www.travelinginitaly.info/Italy/Traveling_In_Italy.html

Essential information for traveling in Italy including where to shop, when to visit and what to do.

Number to Know

14: During the My Lai Massacre, the United States Army charged 14 officers with suppressing information related to the incident.

This Day in History

March 17, 1861: The Kingdom of Italy is proclaimed.

Today’s Featured Birthday

Gary Sinise, American actor, director and bass player (Lt. Dan Band), 59

Daily Quote

“Careers, like rockets, don’t always take off on time. The trick is to always keep the engine running.” — Gary Sinise