NEWS: Tuesday, October 18, 2011

Home-improvement retailer Lowe’s will close 20 underperforming stores in 15 states and cut 1,950 jobs. None of the store closures will be in North Carolina.  Lowe’s, based in Mooresville, will actually open 25 NEW stores by the end of the year. www.news-record.com/content/2011/10/17/article/lowes_closing_20_stores

 Need more info on living wills and healthcare powers of attorney? Hospice and Pallitive care in Forsyth County is the place to be this morning at 10:30am.  The session will last about an hour. No charge (donations accepted).  Call 768-6157 x-1622   http://www.hospicecarecenter.org/UserFiles/File/ACP%20Oct-Nov%202011.pdf

Reverend Billy Graham’s latest book ‘Nearing Home’ comes out today. The book is about his personal experiences of growing older and teaches some important lessons on the purpose of our later years. Dr Graham will be 93-years-young on November 7th.

 The winner of this year’s 34th Annual Woolly Worm Festival is predicting a cold and snowy winter in the High Country. The caterpillar “Yo-Yo Ma” (raced by Matt Buckland of Morganton) is calling for light snow and cold temperatures the week of Christmas. January will be cold and snowy. The second and third week of March will be cold and snowy.  We shall see…

 

 

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