Friday News, MARCH 17, 2017

St Patty’s Day:  All things GREEN today including food? Krispy Kreme serving original ‘green’ glazed donuts…today

 

Aye, Shamrock: What about the CLOVER?

The association of a four-leaf clover with good fortune dates to the Celts in the Middle Ages. According to the website www.fourleafclover.com

“In Irish tradition, the Shamrock or 3-leaf Clover represents the Holy Trinity…

one leaf for the Father, the Son and the Holy Spirit. When a Shamrock is found with the fourth leaf, it represents God’s Grace.”    https://goo.gl/0Gc8Pb

 

Your eye is more sensitive to green frequencies than any other color. 

The normal human eye can perceive millions ‘hue variations’ of GREEN.  https://goo.gl/cMTyf6

 

Three North Carolina cities – Raleigh, Durham and Charlotte – among the

Top 50 ‘happiest’ places to live in America. 

*Greensboro + Winston-Salem in the Top 100

The study is based on three key factors: emotional and physical well-beingincome and employment rate and community and environment.

SOURCE: Consumer financial website Wallethub       https://goo.gl/yVKuAy

 

Thumbs UP or Down? Netflix is doing away with its classic five-star rating scale in favor of a simple like / dislike system.          https://goo.gl/2o7g3x

 

The Kernersville Police Department, in partnership with Kernersville Fire Rescue, will be conducting a ‘child safety seat – checking station’ at the TARGET on South Main Street this Monday (March 20) from 10 to 2pm.

Nationally certified child passenger safety technicians will be on hand to educate parents and/or caregivers in the proper way to safely secure their child in a motor vehicle. FREE event / Children are encouraged to attend.    www.toknc.com

 

 

NCAA Tournament (Friday)

UNC vs Texas Southern 3:50pm… Duke vs Troy 7:20pm

 

March Madness: Tasty wager?

Northern Kentucky (#15) vs Kentucky (#2) tonight (9:40pm)

If Northern Kentucky upsets the #2 Wildcats, every Northern Kentucky student — all 15,000 of them — will get a FREE steak dinner.

A Cincinnati restaurant owner (Jeff Ruby) has publicly made the wager.  BTW: Ruby’s son goes to Northern Kentucky. https://goo.gl/kn8BNC

 

 

 

 

The Salvation Army at Washington Park having its second annual spaghetti dinner from 5 to 8 p.m. this Saturday at their Broad Street location (WS).

Tickets are $8 for adults and $4 for children aged 3-10.

Dinner includes salad, spaghetti, garlic bread, dessert and beverage.

Proceeds will benefit Youth and Women’s Ministry programs

Donations will also be accepted. For tickets call (336) 362-2635 https://goo.gl/JvRxRt

 

Open house / Newly remodeled for the …

   Professional Center at Goodwill –AND- Access Center Adult High School

…this Wednesday (March 22) from 10 – noon

Location: Goodwill headquarters on University Parkway in Winston-Salem.

INFO: 336-724-3621 extension 1387.

 

*Goodwill’s Professional Center in Winston-Salem partners with professionals seeking a competitive edge in their job search, receiving free assistance with networking skills, interview strategies, salary negotiation and image consulting.

*The Access Center Adult High School is a partnership between Goodwill and Forsyth Tech that offers a unique opportunity for adults to earn their high school diplomas. Students receive individualized support from a career coach.

http://www.goodwillnwnc.org/professional-center-adult-high-school-hold-open-house/

 

 

DCCC is bringing the world to you! Experience new cultures-

Immerse yourself into the social and economic perspectives of more than

25 different countries.  Thursday, March 30, 2017 – 5:30pm to 7:30pm

Location: Carol F. Brinkley Building

Tickets are $3 in advance. Children under 6 are admitted free

Purchase tickets here:  https://ncaie.wufoo.com/forms/international-night-ticket/

 

FREE outdoor screening of the 1971 Gene Wilder classic

WILLY WONKA & THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY!     DATE:  April 1, 2017

Location: Bailey Park at Wake Forest Innovation Quarter.

Gates open at 6:30pm and the film will begin at 8pm.

Learn more about the RiverRun International Film festival happening locally in the Triad  March 30 – April 09, 2017… http://riverrunfilm.com/faqs/

 

 

(Aaron’s Blessing)
“The LORD bless you, and keep you;

The Lord make His face shine upon you,

And be gracious to you.

*The LORD lift-up His countenance on you,

And give you peace….’

Numbers 6:24-26  New American Standard

   *(The LORD will look on you with favor…and give you peace)

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
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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