Lowe's hiring 350 locally for garden centers…Belgian company bringing headquarters, jobs to HP…3 local newspapers sold…National Cherry Pie Day (Thursday News)

Your WBFJ Family Station Forecast   Mostly cloudy…High 60.  Storms likely Friday morning.  Sunny and mild for the weekend…

Today is ‘Cherry Pie Day’  DYK? Cherry pie is America’s second most popular pie, behind apple pie.

Home Builders Association of Winston-Salem presents – THE Triad Home & Garden Show Friday (2-8)…Saturday (10-5)…Sunday (noon-5)  FEB 21-23 Location: The Education Building at the Fairgrounds in Winston-Salem.     +100 vendors representing every aspect of ‘home and garden’ upkeep and repair. FREE Parking (use Gate 5).  *Children 12 and under are FREE (with paying adult) Adult tix = $8…   www.hbaws.net/show.html

The Twin City Kiwanis Club “Pancake Jamboree” happening Friday (FEB 21)  6:30am to 8pm at the Benton Convention Center in downtown Winston-Salem. **Proceeds going to support more than 20 non-profit youth programs.  The meal includes a choice of beverages.  Take-out service is available.   ($6  adults; $3 children under 12)       http://twin-city.kiwanisone.org/

Job Alert: Home improvement retailer Lowe’s is planning on hiring 350 ‘seasonal’ workers at their 10 Triad locations before Spring.  www.journalnow.com

A Belgian company is relocating its US headquarters to High Point bringing 113 new jobs over the next several years.   BuzziSpace designs and manufactures furniture and acoustical treatments.  www.journalnow.com

The Winston-Salem Dash will be holding a Job Fair this Saturday (Feb 22) from 9am to 1pm inside the Womble Carlyle Club at BB&T Ballpark. *You must be at least 16 years old and able to work evenings and weekends. Arrive early and dress to impress. Details at www.wsdash.com

Three area hometown newspapers  – The Clemmons Courier, The Davie County Enterprise-Record and the Salisbury Post – have been sold to a subsidiary of Boone Newspapers Inc., of Tuscaloosa, Alabama.  Salisbury News-media will publish all three newspapers, websites and affiliated publications.www.journalnow.com/business/business_news/local/

Winter Olympics: USA capturing Silver and Bronze in women’s bobsled. TODAY’s schedule: Women’s Hockey: USA vs Canada will play for Gold today. Freestyle skiing competitions…Figure skating…Nordic Combined… Looking Ahead: Men’s Hockey – USA vs Canada in semi-final action on Friday…

ACC last night: Boston College stunned #1 Syracuse (62-59) in OT.   Tonight: Big ACC match-up…North Carolina hosting Duke

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