(News Update) New Tanglewood Pool open…Turn Green into Green…

Finally open:  The newly renovated Tanglewood Park pool and aquatic center opened Friday morning after construction delays last week.  Park officials said the new facility’s features include a Lazy River, two new slides, a splash pad and extended deck space. http://myfox8.com/2012/06/21/tanglewood-park-aquatic-center-opens-friday/

 Turn Green into Green:  Coca-Cola, Harris Teeter and the Triad’s three largest cities are partnering in a program to promote good recycling practices. The curbside program will reward people in Greensboro, Winston-Salemand High Pointwho recycle properly with gift cards from the supermarket chain. In order to turn green into green, a prize patrol will check the contents to make sure a resident recycles the right stuff. http://triad.news14.com/content/top_stories/659144/coca-cola-s–recycle—win–program-comes-to-triad

 An Alaska man had to be rescued after he climbed a tree for exercise but got stuck upside down by one leg. Firefighters had to use a ladder truck to reach the 53-year-old man, who was dangling nearly 30 feet off the ground. He was uninjured. Authorities were alerted by a friend, whom the man called from a cellphone attached to a lanyard around his neck.  RnR

 Fundraiser Planned for Recovering Wilkes County Soldier this Sunday:  EVENT: “Big Tom’s Wings and Pizza’ on Main Street in North Wilkesboro is hosting a community fundraiser for the Cleary Family this Sunday (June 24)   from 11 to 3pm.  All proceeds to going to help with Chance Cleary’s medical expenses.   http://www.facebook.com/pages/Big-Toms/166005899515

Army Pfc Chance Cleary is still recovering after being critically injured during an explosion in Afghanistanback on May 6th.   The 20 year old from Wilkes County still has months of rehabilitation including physical therapy ahead of him.     www.facebook.com/groups/408826449150810

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.”

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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