Your WBFJ Family Station Forecast: Mostly sunny and breezy…High 82. Rain likely Tuesday Night into Wednesday night…
RECALL: Dole Foods is recalling cases of its ‘Seven Lettuces’ salad in a bag, because they could be contaminated with salmonella. The salads were distributed in 15 states including North Carolina. The recalled bags of salad are stamped with a use-by date of April 11, 2012. UPC code 71430 01057 and product codes 0577N089112A and 0577N089112B.
Health Warning: A yellowfin tuna product used in sushi has been linked to an outbreak of salmonella that has sickened more than 100 people in 20 states.
Starting next year, the check will no longer be in the mail for millions of people who receive Social Security and other government benefits. The federal government is phasing out paper checks for all benefit programs, requiring people to get payments electronically, either through direct deposit or a debit card for those without a bank account. Tax refunds from the IRS will still be available by check or electronically. www.cbsnews.com/8301-501363_162-57414430/dont-wait-for-social-security-check-in-the-mail/
A Mega-church in Ohio will continue to give a dollar to charity for every individual who attends a service at one of its campuses or online. Cedar Creek Church, which started its ‘giving program’ during Easter, gave away about $21,000 dollars last week. You do the math: over 18,000 people came through the church’s doors on Easter Sunday morning while another 2,000 people logged on to catch the service over theinternet.
Tax day is Tuesday (April 15th is actually April 17th this year). Several organizations are offering FREE tax preparation for low-income working families. Check out the list of ‘Tax Day’ specials and freebies on our Facebook page and our website at wbfj.fm
Residents in parts of 10 states continue to clean up after violent storms produced more than one hundred tornadoes over the weekend. Five people lost their lives in Oklahoma.
Christian leader Chuck Colson is still in ICU after brain surgery two weeks ago after he became ill during a conference in Virginia. The Christian Post reporting that Colson is slowly regaining some speech and showing other signs of recovery at a hospital inVirginia.
Strawberry season is here: To find a ‘fresh’ strawberry site near you check out www.ncfarmfresh.com/Directory.asp?product=51&county=region®ion=2&SearchType=farms&submit=Search
ForsythCounty – Expect delays along Highway 421 SB at the new bridge construction through Wednesday while crews finish some paving work.
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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