All about the Royal Baby on social media…Skipping breakfast could be hazardous to your health…Crews wrapping up 2-year road construction along Hwy 52 at Bus 40 (Tuesday News)

HOT…HAZY…HUMID:  Sunny skies…High 90

All about the ‘royal baby’ on social media on Monday. According to Facebook, there were over 1 million mentions related to the royal baby within the first hour of the news Monday afternoon.  Women between the ages of 25 and 34 led the pack in royal baby mentions. BTW: In case you missed the news: “IT’S A BOY”.  Prince William and wife Kate are the proud parents of a baby boy, weighing 8 pounds, 6 ounces. A name has not yet been announced…   www.cbsnews.com/8301-205_162-57594961/royal-baby-mentioned-over-1-million-times-on-facebook/

Detours and Lane Closures be gone:  After nearly two years, work to improve Highway 52 near the Business 40 Interchange in downtown Winston-Salem should be completed by the end of summer. Until then, expect some nighttime lane closers… http://myfox8.com/2013/07/22/end-in-sight-for-detours-and-lane-closures-along-highway-52-in-winston-salem/

 The Midway Town Council will donate $1,000 to jump-start a Construction Project to help a Retired U.S. Marine.   “Helping a Hero”, a Nonprofit Organization, is building a home for Corporal Jessie Fletcher and his Wife.  Fletcher lost both of his Legs in Afghanistan in 2011.  A Groundbreaking Ceremony was held in March, but Construction has not yet started…
http://myfox8.com/2013/07/22/midway-city-council-donates-money-to-help-a-veteran/

Skipping breakfast could be hazardous to your health?  A study of older men found those who regularly skipped breakfast had a 27% higher risk of a heart attack than those who ate a semi-healthy morning meal. Other studies have suggested a link between skipping breakfast and obesity, high blood pressure, diabetes and other health problems including heart attack.
http://www.digtriad.com/news/local/article/292237/57/Skipping-Breakfast-May-Increase-Heart-Attack-Risk

 Don’t let your flat screen TV flatten your child?   According to a new study, an average of 17,000 children are rushed to the hospital with TV-Related injuries each year.  The main reasons:  the Flat screen TVs were placed on lightweight furniture improperly anchored to the wall.  The study found in the Journal Pediatrics.  http://myfox8.com/2013/07/22/more-children-being-injured-by-toppling-tvs-according-to-study/

Free Football Clinic:  A FREE Kids Football Clinic, sponsored by the NC Coaches Association and featuring former NFL and NCAA football players will held this Wednesday from 5 to 7 p.m. before the East-West All-Star Game at Simeon Stadium in High Point. The clinic is free for boys and girls between the ages of 8 and 12, however space is limited.
http://myfox8.com/2013/07/22/limited-spots-open-for-free-kids-football-clinic-in-high-point/

 

 

 

Verne Hill

Verne Hill

The News Guy – WBFJ Family Friendly Morning Show at WBFJ fm - Your family station!
I enjoy many things: Music. Family movie nights. My American flag flapping in the wind. Sunsets at the beach. Snow days. The Sweet Tea Party. Salvation through Grace…

VERSE: “Let everything that has breath praise the LORD” Psalm 150

QUOTE: “A person who loves his job, will never work a day in his life.”

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Verne Hill

I enjoy many things: Music. Family movie nights. My American flag flapping in the wind. Sunsets at the beach. Snow days. The Sweet Tea Party. Salvation through Grace… VERSE: “Let everything that has breath praise the LORD” Psalm 150 QUOTE: “A person who loves his job, will never work a day in his life.” MON-SAT 6A-10A (& Sunday@5 host) verne@wbfj.fm