North Jefferson News, Gardendale, AL

Top Stories

October 4, 2012

NJN/am for Thursday, October 4

 

Good Thursday morning to you…

Weather: Mmmmm. You may be seeing some patchy fog this morning, but it will burn off soon and the rest of the day will be sunny and warm with a high near 80. Tonight’s low will dip to the middle 50s. Thursday will pretty much duplicate today.

Round one to...: Opinions as to the winner of the first presidential debate in Denver did not fall along party lines, as many of President Obama’s own supporters criticized him openly for what they believed to be a lackluster, uninspiring performance against GOP challenger Gov. Mitt Romney. "It looked like Romney wanted to be there and President Obama didn't want to be there,” as said by Democratic strategist James Carville, was one of the more polite quotes from the left. Meanwhile, Romney’s performance was widely praised, as he came out forcefully against Obama policies. A CNN flash poll after the debate showed that 67 percent of respondents thought Romney won, as opposed to 25 percent for Obama; a similar CBS poll gave 46 percent to Romney, 22 percent to Obama and 32 percent declaring a tie. By the way, we have our own NJN poll on the debate running today; see our home page to vote.

Number 58 with — an offering plate? An album of praise and worship music recorded by the praise team at Irondale’s Church of the Highlands has debuted on Billboard Magazine’s Hot 200 list of albums in the 58th position. It’s also listed as No. 3 on Billboard’s Contemporary Christian chart. The album, which was recorded live during a service and features all original sings, comes on the heels of a book by the church’s pastor, Chris Hodges, which opened in the sixth spot of The New York Times advice/how-to best-seller list.

Text Only
Top Stories
Featured Ads
NDN Video
GMA: Dog passes out from excitment to see owner Robin Wright Can Dance! (WATCH) She's Back! See Paris Hilton's New Carl's Jr. Ad Morgan Freeman Sucks Down Helium on 'Tonight Show' Raw: Sea Turtle Hatchlings Emerge From Nest Baseball Hall of Famers Inducted Big Weekend For Atlanta Braves In Cooperstown - @TheBuzzeronFox Chapter Two: Becoming a first-time director What's Got Jack Black Freaking Out at Comic-Con? Doctors Remove 232 Teeth From Teen's Mouth Bradley Cooper Explains His Voice in 'Guardians of the Galaxy' Deja vu: Another NYPD officer choke-holding a suspect 'Fifty Shades of Grey': Watch the Super Sexy First Trailer Now! Reports: Ravens RB Ray Rice Suspended For 1st 2 Games Of The Season Air Algerie plane with 119 on board missing over Mali Diamond Stone, Malik Newman, Josh Jackson and others showcase talent Free Arturo - The World's Saddest Polar Bear A Look Back at Batman On Film Through The Years LeBron James -- Dropped $2k On Cupcake Apology ... Proceeds To Benefit Charity Snoop Dogg Says He Smoked Weed at the White House
Twitter Updates