From weddings to birthdays many are celebrating 12-12-12 on Wednesday (News update)

I DO on 12-12-12:   OneGreensboro couple is taking advantage of 12-12-12, they  are getting married TODAY at noon.   The theme for Jackie Caldwell and Brian Hoskins’ wedding is “once in a lifetime”.  The happy couple will say I DO around noon or 12 -12-12 at 12. http://www.digtriad.com/news/article/258616/1/Greensboro-Couple-Tying-The-Knot-At-12-On-12-12-12      BTW: Recent survey by David’s Bridal estimates that 5,000 brides will get married TODAY (on 12-12-12).

Also, Happy Birthday to Nicholas Delp of Stokes County who is turning 12  years old TODAY…on 12-12-12.  

Krispy Kreme: Buy one dozen, get a dozen original glazed FREE with oupon at www.facebook.com/KrispyKreme

A celebration service remembering Pastor Zeno Gross will be held on Thursday at Woodland Baptist Church in Winston-Salem.  Visitation will be held from 4 to 6pm…with the service starting at 6:30pm.   In lieu of flowers, memorials can
be made to:  Woodland Baptist Church or Hospice and Palliative Care Center in Winston-Salem. http://www.hayworth-miller.com/?action=1&value=12&obituaries_action=2&obituaryid=133511

 Big ‘Secret Santa’ toy donation will make Christmas a little brighter for kids in
the Triad.   
A couple of ‘good Samaritans’ stopped by the Salvation Army warehouse in Winston-Salem on Tuesday morning to drop off thousands of toys and yes even Bibles. The Salvation Army will help about 18,000 children throughout the triad this Christmas.  BTW: Triad businessman Nathan Tabor started the secret Santa toy drive 16 years ago. http://triad.news14.com/content/top_stories/675976/secret-santa-donates–40-000-worth-of-toys-to-salvation-army

Trading-in textbooks for tablets: Guilford County schools is getting a $30 million dollar grant to advance technology in the classroom.  Instead of textbooks, students
will utilize educational software loaded onto a tablet device. The grant money will
be divided among the district’s 24 middle schools. BTW: The district is one of 16 school districts across the country to receive Race to The Top funding. http://triad.news14.com/content/top_stories/676008/guilford-county-schools-gets–30-million-grant-for-technology-in-classroom

 The Weather Channel has released their White Christmas forecast for this year. North Carolina: possible, but not likely.  Want Snow:  Head to the upper New England states or any state that borders Canada?  

Division II National Football Championship this Saturday afternoon:   The unbeaten Winston-Salem State (Rams) vs Valdosta State Kick off around
1pm.  The game will be televised on ESPN2. 
Several viewing
parties are scheduled including the one at Union Baptist Church on South Trade Street in Winston-Salem. 

The expanding “12 Days of Christmas” Giveaway  –  Courtesy of PROVIDENT
MUSIC and Chick-Fil-A of the Triad. 
Each weekday through DEC 21, we are adding a new CD to the prize ‘sleigh’ (Day 6) Thursday morning: We are adding Building 429 “Listen to the Sound” CD to the winning, along with FREE food from CFA.

Verne Hill

Verne Hill

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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