Friday News – SEPT 30, 2016

Final day of September

Start of the Dixie Classic Fair gates open at 11am

 

Random Fact: Happy Meals make up 40% of McDonald’s profits

Random Fact:  A honey bee has four wings

 

Good News: After a 5 year court battle with Planned Parenthood, NC Choose Life (pro-life) license plates are available for purchase!  The plate fee is $25.00 (with $15 dollars going to Carolina Pregnancy Care Fellowship – a pro-life organization). Link on our social media sites: https://goo.gl/bf63Bz

 

Plastic rules globally…  For the first time, payments made by using credit or debit cards top cash payments worldwide. Some experts say using debit or credit cards helps consumers more easily handle their budgets by keeping track of their payments electronically. CNN Money

 

According to a new survey from Lifeway Research… Most agree that ‘God’ wrote (or inspired the writing) of the Holy Bible.

Six-in-10 say everyone eventually goes to heaven.

50% believe that only those who believe in Jesus will be go to heaven

7-in-10 believe there’s only one true God (Father, Son and Holy Spirit)

Two-thirds suggest that God accepts worship of all faiths?

Check out the full survey from LifeWay Research: http://bit.ly/2dlPq5f

 

 

Stand for the unborn:  Be part of the 29th annual ‘LIFE CHAIN’ happening this Sunday afternoon.  on the corner of Hanes Mall Blvd and S Stratford Road in Winston-Salem.  Time: 2pm to 3:30pm                      Details: http://goo.gl/3FBQG2

‘LIFE CHAIN’ is a peaceful, non-confrontational pro-life prayer gathering.

 

Big announcement: Britt Nicole is coming to the Barbecue Festival in uptown Lexington.

Britt will perform at noon on the Grand stage on October 22.

Check out the musical acts scheduled to appear at the Barbecue Festival – including the Snyder Family Band – on our News Blog at wbfj.fm

 

 

One dead, 108 hurt, many questions after N.J. train tragedy.  At least one person was killed and scores were injured Thursday morning when a commuter train slammed into a rail station.  New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie said it was too early to determine the cause of the crash or why the train failed to slow down. The train’s engineer was critically injured but is cooperating with investigators. The lone fatality was a woman who was hit by debris while she was standing on the platform…

http://www.usatoday.com/story/news/nation/2016/09/29/transit-train-crashes-new-jersey-station/91261182/

 

 

No Friday Night lights tonight at North Stokes High School…

Officials with the school decided to end their 2016 varsity football program for the season.

Reason: Lack of healthy and able varsity-level players.

The Vikings were winless in their first 6 games and had been outscored by an average of 33 points per game.

The North Stokes JV football program will continue.   www.journalnow.com

 

ELECTION 2016 

The only Vice Presidential debate happens this Tuesday (Oct 4) in Virginia.

  There will be TWO more action packed Presidential debatesJ

*The 2nd presidential debate on October 9 will be a town hall format in St. Louis.

*Third 3rd presidential debate will be October 19 in Las Vegas.

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