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Wellington Daily News - Wellington, KS
  • Morning Minutes: July 6

  • Word of the Day, Website of the Day, Number to Know, This Day in History, Today's Featured Birthday and Daily Quote.

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  • Word of the Day

    kismet KIZ-met; -mit (noun) destiny; fate. - www.dictionary.com

    Website of the Day

    DoSomething.org

    DoSomething.org

    As the nation’s largest nonprofit for young people and social change, DoSomething.org has listings of volunteer opportunities, internships and jobs. Summer is the perfect time for kids home from school to get more involved.

    Number to Know

    14: The highest number of weeks for a typical summer break from school, with six weeks being the lowest, depending on the country and district. There’s year-round school, too.

    This Day in History

    July 6, 1944: The Hartford Circus Fire, one of America's worst fire disasters, kills about 168 people and injures more than 700 in Hartford, Conn.

    Today’s Featured Birthday

    Rapper 50 Cent (38)

    Daily Quote

    “Write it on your heart that every day is the best day in the year.” - Ralph Waldo Emerson

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