The Postman Didn't Ring Once

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Hollie Newton
Sep 3, 2013

50 years ago, 1963: After careful consideration, the Milan Board of Education accepted the policy set forth by the Supreme Court regarding school religious opening exercises. Teachers have been requested to discontinue reading the scripture and repeating the Lord's Prayer before classes each day.

25 years ago, 1988: At least 4,000 pounds of undelivered mail was found unopened at the home of a postal carrier in Florida. The mail had been hoarded for over three years, but authorities had not determined a motive.

10 years ago, 2003: Sandusky football star Orlando pace signed a one-year contract with the St. Louis Rams, ending his holdout. The 6 foot, 7 inch, 320 pound Pace signed for $5.73 million.