Here are five big things to look forward to, now that we’re kicking off the month of June:
1. Honoring 2020 graduates: YouTube’s virtual graduation special, “Dear Class of 2020“ happens this Saturday. President Obama, Lady Gaga, Jennifer Lopez, Taylor Swift, and other big names are taking part. Plus, don’t forget, our own 2020 High School Senior Spotlight for LOCAL graduates — presented by Holiday Chevrolet in Whitesboro — remains on our website through mid-June.
2. PGA golf returns this month: The first event is the Charles Schwab Challenge that starts June 11th. 15 of the top 20 players in the world will be there.
3. Some big awards shows are happening later this month: The 2020 ESPY Awards are June 21st. The 47th Annual Daytime Emmy Awards will air on June 26th. And the 2020 BET Awards are on June 28th.
4. A few big TV premieres: “13 Reasons Why” returns to Netflix this Friday. And two new “30 for 30” documentaries hit ESPN this month. One on Bruce Lee lands June 7th. Then one on Sammy Sosa and Mark McGwire’s home run chase in 1998 airs a week later on June 14th.
5. And finally, the holidays: The first day of summer is June 20th. And Father’s Day is June 21st.
**BONUS** Big Dave’s Birthday is Tuesday, June 2nd & he’s celebrating by hosting our 2nd Social Distancing Blood Drive at Dodge City of McKinney 8am-2pm!
Here are a few smaller holidays to look forward to . . .