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

You're NOT Special: Theme of one graduation speech at a High School in Boston…

‘You’re NOT special’?  That’s what David McCullough, a straight-talking  teacher at Wellesley High School in Boston, told his students during their...

Homeless Shelter in Mt Airy needs your help…

The Shepherd’s House, a homeless shelter based in Mt Airy since 2003, is in critical need of financial support.  Due to a loss of grants and a reduction of funding,...

Sunday @ 5 on WBFJ (June 2012)

 June 24, 2012 Local author Lori Ghiata  Bowser shares her testimony of God’s unconditional love through her book “Pregnant at 16”.  Back in 1974, Lori...

School Board says NO to Graduation PRAYER at Franklinton High School…

Don’t expect a graduation ‘prayer’ at Franklinton High School.  The Franklin County Board of Education voted unanimously to remove ‘prayer’ during the...

Doc Watson remembered…(updated funeral arrangements)

Funeral arrangements have been announced for Doc Watson:  The funeral will be at 3pm this Sunday at Laurel Springs Baptist Churchi n Deep Gap.  The family will receive...

Operation Heal Our Patriots hopes to bring healing to broken military marriages (Samaritans Purse)

Samaritan’s Purse is launching a new program for married military couples called ‘Operation Heal Our Patriots’.  The new ministry  will provide couples...

The state's largest Memorial Day Parade and Gathering in Thomasville this Monday…

What has Memorial Day become… A long weekend? The unofficial start to summer?  Cook-outs with family and friends?   The original intent of Memorial Day:  A day...

May 23 Wednesday Word

Civil discourse is one of the greatest freedoms we enjoy in America. I support and defend the passionate speaking of your mind. I have coached high school debate for...

NCHE Homeschool Conference and Book Fair through Saturday in Winston-Salem…

The annual NCHE Homeschool Conference and Book Fair starts this Thursday (May 24) and runs through Saturday (May 26) at the Benton Convention Center in downtown...

Congratulations to Kim Abrams, a sixth-grade math and science teacher at Jefferson Middle School, named WS/FC Teacher of the Year (NEWS)

Expect sunny skies from the mountains to the beaches over the Memorial Day Weekend…Highs in the upper 80s. Congrats!!  Kim Abrams, a sixth-grade math and science...