Praparing for the ACT or SAT? FREE workshops happening January 15 and 22 (New update for Friday)

SAT and ACT prep:  The Forsyth County Public Library is offering FREE sessions to help students preparing for the SAT and ACT coming up:  Tuesday (JAN 15) and Tuesday (JAN 22) at 6:30 p.m. in the Central Library Auditorium. For more information, contact the Central Library at 703-3020. Strategies and practice problems for both exams will be provided on scheduled for 6:30 p.m. in the auditorium. http://www.journalnow.com/news/local/article_a18933a4-5adc-11e2-8aa4-0019bb30f31a.html

 ‘Give the Gift of Life’: Blood supplies are critically LOW across the state. Hospitals are NOT having to cancel surgeries, yet…but Red Cross officials are hoping that YOU will roll up your sleeves and donate. One pint of blood can save up to three lives. Find a local donation site: www.redcross.org/find-your-local-chapter

Volunteers Needed: Wake Forest Baptist Health is needed volunteers at Brenner’s Children’s Hospital, the coronary care unit, the cancer center, the gift shop, and with transportation. The next volunteer orientation meetings will be held on JAN 17 (THUR) and JAN 23 (WED) held at 5:30pm.  Contact Susan at 713-3516       www.wakehealth.edu/volunteer

Get Ripped from Amazon? Online retailer ‘Amazon’ has launched ‘AutoRip’ – a service that gives customers FREE MP3 versions of CDs they have purchased anytime since 1998.   Even better, if you purchase a new CD…you will receive a digital copy before the actual, physical CD arrives at your doorstep. AutoRip (from Amazon) currently has some 50,000 albums in its database, with more on the way.   Learn more:  www.amazon.com/b/?node=5946775011

Recall:  Several popular brands of ‘chicken jerky’ dog treats are being recalled because they may be contaminated with unapproved antibiotics.  Check out the list on line at wbfj.fm    http://consumer.healthday.com/Article.asp?AID=672376

And the nominees are… The Civil War saga “Lincoln” leads the Academy Awards
with 12 nominations, including Best Picture and Best Director.   http://www.news-record.com/home/563430-63/lincoln-leads-oscars-with-12

Deadly record: In its annual report, Planned Parenthood boasting a ‘record year’ for abortions.  BTW: Planned Parenthood reporting a record  $542 million dollars in taxpayer funding last year or 45%  of the organization’s annual revenue. www.cbn.com/cbnnews/healthscience/2013/January/P-Parenthood-Reports-Record-Year-for-Abortions/

January is Sanctity of Human Life Month and WBFJ is celebrating LIFE. Check out the list of Pregnancy Care centers in our area including at the News Blog at www.wbfj.fm

 

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