Verne Hill
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

50th anniversary of the US moon landing

This Saturday (July 20) marks the 50th anniversary of the US moon landing in 1969…   The very first liquid ever poured on the moon, and the first food eaten...

Health: The trouble with ticks

Fact: Reported tick-borne illnesses in the US doubled between 2004 and 2016.  In 2017, local and state health departments reported a record number of Lyme...

‘Earthrise’

The most important visual image associated with the moon landing of July 20, 1969 –   was not any picture of the landing itself. It was the photograph taken on...

Friday News, July 19, 2019  

The “Dog Days” of summer continue through August 11…  Hot, Hazy and Humid through the weekend *A ‘break’ in the heat + rain chances go up for Tuesday into...

S@5: 1 in 8 women will develop a thyroid disorder

Sunday @ 5 on WBFJ (July 21, 2019) An estimated 20 million Americans have some form of thyroid disease. Women are five to eight times more likely than men to...

Deployed dad surprises family at Camp Hanes

After being deployed for a year, Stephen Boissey, a member of the Army National Guard, could only use his phone or computer to talk to his family. Boissey wanted to make...

Health: Know the warning signs of ‘heat stroke’

The most serious illness that can come from excessive heat exposure is known as “heat stroke.”  This occurs when a person’s body is overheated and is unable to...

1969 Moon landing footage going to auction?

Ever bought something at a crazy good price, then found out the real value? Back in 1976, NASA sold moon landing footage to an intern for a little over $200 dollars!...

Hummus recall…

RECALL: Pita Pal Foods is recalling 87 types of hummus products over concerns about potential listeria contamination, according to the FDA.  The recalled products...

Thursday News, July 18, 2019 

Good News: Winston-Salem area home prices hit a six-year high in second quarter. The latest spike in median home prices marked the largest quarterly increase since the...