New FDA warning for common pain reliever…Teacher defuses school shooting in New Mexico…Pope to auction personal Harley…Rep Howard Coble named DC 'Sexiest Bachelor'? (Wed News)

WBFJ NEWS:  Wednesday, January 15, 2014   Your WBFJ Family Station Forecast:  Increasing clouds through the afternoon…High 52

‘Reality Show’ Showdown: ‘Duck Dynasty’ vs ‘American Idol –  Both shows have season premieres tonight.  Duck Dynasty made ratings history back in August. The show’s fourth season premiere was the most-watched non-fiction series telecast in cable TV history.   www.hollywoodreporter.com/news/duck-dynasty-american-idol-will-668912

30 things that turn 30 in 2014. Take a walk down memory lane.  Original movies released: “Karate Kid” and ”Footloose”.  The Cosby Show began, Transformers hit the toy shelves, pop singer Katy Perry was born all while Advil, Kashi foods and Papa John’s Pizza hit the market.   www.wxii12.com/30-things-turning-30-in-2014/-/9678472/23868862/-/7q17f/-/index.html

What an honor? 6th District congressman Howard Coble has been named the sexiest bachelor in Congress.  Buzzfeed.com listed Coble at the top of the list in a recent article, calling the 82-year-old a real “ladies man”.  http://myfox8.com/2014/01/14/buzzfeed-names-howard-coble-as-congress-sexiest-bachelor/

Did you know: Pope Francis owns a Harley-Davidson?  True…The pope was presented with a ‘Harley’ as a gift after blessing hundreds of Harley fans (and their bikes) in St. Peter’s Square.  The Pope is NOT keeping the ‘hog’ the bike is going to auction to raise money to feed the poor.  BTW: The Pope personally hand-signed the Harley’s gas tank.   http://www.euronews.com/2014/01/13/pope-francis-to-relinquish-his-harley-davidson/

The FDA is recommending that health professionals stop prescribing and dispensing combination drugs that contain more than 325mg of acetaminophen per dose. A combination drug contains two or more drugs.The warning does not apply to over-the-counter drugs such as Tylenol www.cnn.com/2014/01/15/health/fda-acetaminophen-dosage/index.html?hpt=hp_t2

Another school shooting. Students streamed out of a Middle School in Roswell, New Mexico, yesterday, after a 12-year-old boy opened fire inside a crowded gym with a shotgun, injuring two classmates. The shooting stopped when a teacher walked up to the student and talked him into putting the gun down.  http://newday.blogs.cnn.com/2014/01/15/5-things-to-know-for-your-new-day-wednesday-january-15/?hpt=hp_t2

January is National Radon Action Month –  The State Department of Health is distributing free radon test kits for your home while supplies last. Visit the N.C. Radon website at www.ncradon.org to order a free test kit. Staff from the N.C. Radon Program will be on hand at the County Health Departments

Thur, Jan. 16    Davie County, 210 Hospital Street in Mocksville

Fri,    Jan. 17    Davidson County, 915 Greensboro Street in Lexington
…from 10:30am to 1pm to distribute test kits and answer questions.  

 

Verne Hill

Verne Hill

The News Guy – WBFJ Family Friendly Morning Show at WBFJ fm - Your family station!
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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)
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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