Baby Wipe recall…Security beefed up at federal buildings…NC Senate race the most expensive in nation…COSTCO to remain closed on Thanksgiving (WED NEWS)

WBFJ NEWS: Wednesday, October 29, 2014

Thursday is National Candy Corn Day
-35 million pounds are made each year…
-One cup of candy corn, which is ‘fat free’,
has about as many calories as one cup of raisins…

Early voting in North Carolina continues thru this Saturday, Nov 1st.
Election Day is next Tuesday (Nov 4th) http://www.ncsbe.gov/webapps/CBESearch/
**‘Voter Guides’ and sample ballots (by county) on our Social Media sites.

Big money: Looks like the Thom Tillis / Kay Hagan US Senate race is one of THE most expensive political race in the country? So far, over $103 million dollars has been spent or pledged to their political campaigns. http://goo.gl/vkLXuX

RECALL Ten different brands of baby wipes, including Cuties and Simply Right, are being recalled due to possible ‘bacteria’ contamination…mainly effecting those with weakened immune systems. http://goo.gl/lt0v6U

MORE SECURITY – Homeland Security has intensified more than 9,500 federal buildings around the nation after two attacks last week in Canada.

Family time: Costco will remain CLOSED on Thanksgiving Day, bucking the trend of retailers opening their doors earlier and earlier for Black Friday.
“Our employees work especially hard during the holiday season and we simply believe that they deserve the opportunity to spend Thanksgiving with their families…” – a Costco spokesman CNN

World Series: The Royals blasted the Giants last night 10 – zip in Game 6 of the World Series…forcing a ‘winner take all’ Game 7 TONIGHT in Kansas City.

Lots of Halloween Alternatives taking place at the end of the week including…
‘Festival 31’ – a FREE Community Event happening this Friday evening at Calvary Baptist Church (Central campus athletic fields) from 6 to 8pm. FREE hot dog dinner (drink included), inflatables, games, trunk & treat
Kids wear your costumes! http://goo.gl/b4IJ8R
Fast Pass Early Registration Form: http://goo.gl/mcqGC4
WBFJ (Verne) will be on-site during the event!!!!!!!

Faith, Family and Freedom Tour is making a stop in Greensboro this evening
(6pm) at Buffalo Presbyterian Church in Greensboro…
*Josh Duggar (yes, from the TLC Duggar family) will be one of the featured speaks, sponsored by ‘Family Research Council – Action’ http://www.frcaction.org/bustour

Good News: We get our hour back this weekend!!!!!!!!
Remember to ‘fall back’ one hour this Saturday night before going to bed.

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.”

MON-SAT 6A-10A(& Sunday@5 host)
verne@wbfj.fm
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