Monday is Columbus Day…SunBurst Foods recalling products…Data breach at Kmart…Red Bull settlement could net you $10…Seniors go without due to Gov regulation? (MONDAY NEWS)

WBFJ NEWS: Monday, October 13, 2014       National School Lunch Week – Oct 13-17

Today is Columbus Day –  NO US Mail Service today. Banks and Federal offices are closed…

RECALL: SunBurst Foods of Goldsboro is recalling various sandwich, fruit and snack products…that may be contaminated with Listeria. The products are sold under the FreshBites and other private labels in North Carolina, South Carolina, Virginia and Georgia. FYI: Private label products are identified by the following brand names: River Edge Farms, CFW, Southern Zest, CJ’s Vending, Binford Street Deli, Middle Georgia Vendors, Roanoke Foods, Select Foods, and Jesse Jones (Double Chili Dogs).
-All codes, all sell-by dates and sizes of SunBurst and Fresh Bites brands are being recalled. http://www.wnct.com/story/26767464/nc-food-company-issues-recall-for-nearly-150-products

Kmart customers listen up –  A security breach at Kmart stores has been going on since early September.  But, Kmart’s IT staff didn’t detect ‘malware; from hackers until last Thursday.  Bottom line: If you shopped at Kmart store over that past month…your credit or debit card numbers could be at risk. http://goo.gl/SAhbwp

Customers who purchased a Red Bull drink between 2002 and October of this year you could get $10 cash back or $15 dollars in Red Bull products?   Red Bull recently agreed to settle two lawsuits against the company due to ‘marketing (that) misrepresents both the functionality and safety of Red Bull beverages.’ http://goo.gl/e7BIYB

‘Historic’. The former RJR Tobacco headquarters has officially been approved for the National Register of Historic Places. Source: WS Journal

The Winston-Salem Youth Chorus is still needing students (3rd through 5th grade) who love to sing to join their five week ‘Fall Forward’ chorus. No audition is required, just a love of singing!! Registration deadline: Oct 24… www.wsyouthchorus.org    Rehearsals: Tuesdays from 4pm-4:45pm at United Metropolitan Missionary Baptist Church in Winston-Salem, beginning Oct 28. 336-703-0001

Shocking Quote of the Day…
“One should remember that enslaving the families of the kuffar ( the infidels) and taking their women as concubines is a firmly established aspect of the Shariah law, or Islamic law…” -online post from the Islamic terror group ‘ISIS’      The fourth edition of the group’s English-language digital magazine called “Dabiq” http://goo.gl/8BNIKy

More than one in three low-income senior citizens (or roughly 40%) go without medical or dental care because of high energy bills, that’s according to information complied by the 60 Plus Association.  Utility rates have skyrocketed over the past several years as states scramble to comply with the EPA’s “carbon-reduction rules”. http://goo.gl/oMd9YQ
Other stats:
30% of seniors went without food for at least a day
33% did not fill a prescription or took less than their full dose
25% became sick because their home was too cold.
22% were unable to pay their energy bill because of medical expenses

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