Morning Minutes November 4, 2010

Staff Writer
Gonzales Weekly Citizen

    Word of the Day

    Sigmoid SIG-moyd (adjective) Curved like the letter C; curved in two directions like the letter S; of, relating to or being the sigmoid colon - www.merriam-webster.com

    Website of the Day

    Gardeners.com

    www.gardeners.com

    You may have noticed a never-ending pile of fallen leaves on your lawn as autumn continues. Visit this gardeners' website to find the best ways to clear your lawn and eco-friendly ways to dispose of the leaves.

    Number to Know

    365: Electoral votes Barack Obama won in the 2008 presidential election (John McCain landed 173).

    This Day in History

    Nov. 4, 2008: Barack Obama becomes the first African-American to be elected president of the United States.

    Today's Featured Birthday

    Former first lady Laura Bush (64)

    Daily Quote

    "A love of books, of holding a book, turning its pages, looking at its pictures, and living its fascinating stories goes hand-in-hand with a love of learning." - Laura Bush