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TOM’S BLOG | AUGUST 17

August 17, 1977, the day after the world learned of Elvis Presley’s death, fans began flocking to Memphis.  Florists Transworld Delivery (FTD) reported that in one day the number of orders for flowers to be delivered to Graceland had surpassed the number for any other event in the company’s history.  

THIS DAY IN MUSIC HISTORY | AUGUST 17

1970 – Christine McVie joined Fleetwood Mac as the group’s first female member. 1977 – Florists Transworld Delivery (FTD) reported that in one day the number of orders for flowers to be delivered to Graceland had surpassed the number for any other event in the company’s history.

LOCAL NEWS | AUGUST 17, 2017

State Police at Huntingdon released the troop’s statistical report for July.  State Police responded to 599 criminal complaints in Huntingdon County.  Eighty-three arrests were made last month.  There were 53 crashes on Huntingdon County roadways investigated by State Police.  Thirty-two injuries were reported.  State Police issued 330 traffic citations in Huntingdon County in July.   […]