Update: Evangelist Billy Graham back home after being admitted to hospital (NEWS)

Update: Dr Billy Graham is back at home after responding to treatment for a lung infection.  The 93 year old evangelist spent a couple of days in Mission Hospital in Asheville. On doctor saying that “Despite this illness he (Dr Graham) remains remarkably healthy for a 93-year-old man.”   RnR

 A memorial service for Aaron Wilkins was held at River Oaks Community Church in Clemmons Monday afternoon.   Aaron, a middle school teacher and athletic director at Flat Rock Middle School, was killed August 09 after falling from a ‘deer stand’.  He was 35 years old.  River Oaks has set up a trust for the Aaron’s four children.  Call the church for more details: 766-0033  

Thousands turning out to see GOP Presidential candidate Mitt Romney and his newly announced running mate Wisconsin Congressman Paul Ryan during a campaign stop in High Point Sunday afternoon.  WBFJ News reporting that 1,500 people were allowed inside the rally at Absolute (based on an estimate from the Fire Marshall) with thousands more outside the rally.   

“Faith, Focus, Finish” Manteo Mitchell’s performance one of the AP’s top 10 Olympic moments.  Cleveland County native Manteo Mitchell’s performance in the 4×400 relay semifinals has been named one of the AP’s Top 10 Olympic moments from the London games. Mitchell finished his portion of the relay on Aug 09  with a
broken leg to help the US qualify for the finals of the event, where his teammates secured a silver medal. That made Mitchell the first Olympic medalist from Cleveland County.     www.shelbystar.com/sports/manteo-65758-mitchell-moments.html

The Summer Games in London: The US topping the medal count with 104 medals.  FYI:  In four years, the Summer Games will be in Rio.

Triad Traffic on WBFJ:  (Trinity)  Highway 62 and Hopewell Church Road.  Official speed limit change from 55 to 45 mph. 

Traffic Alert (Forsyth County)   Re-paving:  The Linville Road Bridge that crosses over Business 40 is temporarily CLOSED and will not re-open
until August 20th.  
The ramps will be open…but you just won’t be able to cross over the bridge   Details / Map:  http://tims.ncdot.gov/TIMS/IncidentDetail.aspx?id=404973

 

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