Friday News, FEB 24, 2017

Triad Pollen Alert for Friday through the weekend…

Medium to High for those allergenic to trees (like Elm)

 

The beach is always a popular destination.

Top 10 Beaches in America (Travel Channel)

#2      Myrtle Beach

#10     Cape Hatteras / Outer Banks

Other destinations:

Nantucket…Martha’s Vineyard…Clearwater Beach, Florida

# 1(and #4) Beaches in Hawaii        https://goo.gl/g3H4e1

TOPIC: What is YOUR favorite beach destination?

 

Family Christian Stores are closing all locations after 85 years in business.

More than 3,000 employees in 36 states will be laid off in the liquidation of one of the world’s largest Christian retailers. Reason:  “changing consumer behavior and declining sales.”    https://goo.gl/L4J2J5

 

Google Chrome users: Beware of a download scam:

If you get a pop -up window stating that (the ‘HoeflerText’ font wasn’t found”)   DO NOT download the update – it’s a scam!   The malware pop-up  targets Windows users. Mac users are safe for now.  BTW: Cyber experts say Google Chrome will never ask you to download a font.    https://goo.gl/r9N4ia

 

RECALL: Little Tikes is recalling more than 500,000 toddler swings after reports of the product breaking and posing a fall hazard.  The Little Tikes 2-in-1 Snug ‘n Secure pink toddler swings were manufactured in the US from November 2009 through May 2014, with model number 615573 imprinted on the back of the seat.  Stop using the swing immediately and to contact the company to receive credit toward another product.    Consumer Product Safety Commission https://goo.gl/2RIh3A

 

A billboard in Forysth County is getting a lot of reaction…

“Real men provide, Real women appreciate it”

-Whiteheart Outdoor Advertising owns the billboard, but it’s unclear who bought the ad space. *You can see the Billboard heading west on Business 40 through Kernersville just before the Linville Road exit.

 

Fox News Channel’s Alan Colmes passed away at age 66 after a brief illness. Sean Hannity, his former co-host on “Hannity & Colmes” called Alan Colmes “one of life’s most decent, kind and wonderful people you’d ever want to meet.”     https://goo. gl/AEhbEY

 

Sargento Foods is ‘expanding’ a recall over its products and has ended its relationship with its supplier over potential listeria contamination of its cheeses. Check out the ‘bar code’ / “Sell By” dates on the News Blog

http://info.sargento.com 

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

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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