CBS says a Christmas tree shortage could last beyond this year because tree growers are tempted to plant the hemp crops that are used to make CBD oil. The crops grow faster and are more profitable than Christmas trees. Christmas tree grower John Patton says, “If you’re a farmer, why not plant hemp, which is easier, cheaper and there is a faster turn-around.
Willie Murphy is 82 years old and was getting ready for bed when someone kicked in her door. What the intruder didn’t know, is that Willie is a powerlifter and one tough lady. She picked up a table and hit the guy with it. Then she pummeled him with one of the legs of the table, repeatedly stomped on him, poured a bottle of baby shampoo on his face and hit him with a broom stick. Police finally arrived and found the man in pain and lying on the floor. He was was arrested, but Willie says she does not want to press charges, he’s suffered enough. (CBS News)
Connor Michael Proleika was idling on the Courtney Campbell Causeway when he spotted another motorist he thought might take to his challenge for a drag race. The 20 year old revved his engine and took off with the other car right behind him. It was a bitter sweet ending for Connor, he did win, but he was arrested by the undercover police officer he was racing.