Michael Brown's stepdad investigated for inciting riot…Local teacher chosen for Holocaust trip…'Happy' tops on Spotify…Disney Channel Facebook page rejects GOD post…Buy your Thin Mints online? (WED News)

Wednesday, December 03, 2014

The North Carolina Highway Patrol in the middle of its Distracted Driving Awareness campaign going on through December 7th.-A distracted driving violation will cost you close to $300 dollars. NCDOT     Texting while driving is against the law in NC. Law Enforcement saying that they are investigating seeing more and more deadly wrecks involving mobile phones, particularly with younger drivers

Traffic Alert: Overnight roadwork near downtown Winston-Salem
TONIGHT: SB LEFT lane will be closed Hwy 52 SB near Rams Drive
Expect delays nightly from 8pm until 6am through this weekend.
*Slow down and obey the posted speed limits http://www.ncdot.gov/travel

Buy your Thin Mints online? Girl Scout Cookie sales are going digital for the first time via a mobile app or invite-only website set up by the girl scouts. This is a big transition for Girl Scouts which for about 100 years have relied on door-to-door and booth sales of their famous cookies which rakes in more than $800 million dollars annually.    http://www.wnd.com/2014/12/girl-scout-cookies-sold-without-the-girls/#2ILbcdZMW3IoZJwr.99

Spotify announced its top streaming artists, songs of 2014.  “Happy” (Pharrell) was the most streamed song of the year globally. Over seven billion hours of music was streamed in 2014by more than 50 million users. http://www.spotify.com/2014

Profanity? Lilly Anderson (a 10-year-old who lives east of Raleigh) was online over the weekend answering the Disney Channel’s question about what she was ‘thankful for’. Lilly responded “God, my family, my church and my friends…” But her answer was not allowed to post. Instead, a message written in red popped up on the screen reading, “Please be nice!?”
www.wnd.com/2014/12/disney-goes-goofy-over-mention-of-god/#sPh0zOxIdX7PHpG2.99

Missouri authorities are reportedly considering criminal charges against Michael Brown’s stepfather. Louis Head, 38, is under criminal investigation after video surfaced of him telling angry mob to “burn…Ferguson down’ following the St. Louis County grand jury decision not to indict Ferguson police officer Darren Wilson for the August 9 fatal shooting of Michael Brown.
www.wnd.com/2014/12/michael-browns-stepdad-to-face-charges/#MgWmtfGQBjjciFpC.99

School News: Laurie Schaefer, chairwoman of the English department at Mount Tabor High School, will travel to Warsaw, Poland in January for a four-day workshop focusing on the Holocaust in Poland. Schaefer is one of 25 teachers from around the world selected for the program. FYI: January 27 is the 70th anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz back in WWII. http://goo.gl/5PB7A7

A gift that will keep on giving: Second Harvest Food Bank in Winston-Salem recently received a donation (an estate gift) from a former board member that helped lease a fleet of ‘new’ delivery trucks. http://goo.gl/w8NZ5l

Verne Hill

Verne Hill

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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