The cat's meow.

Today’s weather:

The rain and showers will linger today but should eventually clear up. High 61. Low 45.

From our calendar:

The annual Pig Pickin will take place beginning at 6 p.m. at Lake Forest High School, 5407 Killens Pond Road, Felton. Menu features pulled pork, barbecued ribs and chicken with sides. Music by DJ Todd Walker, silent and live auctions and face painting will be offered. Benefits local school and community service projects. $20 for adults; $10 for students; free for ages 4 and younger. Tickets: 399-5949.


Visit our online community calendar at: or go to our homepage at and click on “calendar” from the menu bar for more area happenings.

A special day:

Today is Hairball Awareness Day. Yes. Really. Seems that cats spend a whole lot of time cleaning themselves (you may have noticed this in the Facebook videos), and if owners spend more time grooming their feline companions, the cats themselves may ingest a little less fur. So, cough cough, let’s all do our part to help out kitty.

Morning chuckle:

Question: What happens to chemists when they die?

Answer: We barium.