Your WBFJ Family Station Forecast Cloudy, rainy and warm for most of the weekend…
Find out more about the REAL St. Patrick, the first Christian missionary to Ireland. http://blogs.christianpost.com/parenting/st-patrick-was-a-missionary-2330/ Check out a cute Video clip about the life of St Patrick from VeggieTales… www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=UociNQHztiY#!
“March Madness” in full swing today with several ACC teams playing including NC State, Virginia and Florida State. Carolina and Duke will play their regional games in Greensboro later today. The Brackets: www.ncaa.com/interactive-bracket/basketball-men/d1/2012
A FREE shuttle service will be available for those attending events at the Greensboro Coliseum Complex on Friday and Sunday. The FREE shuttle service will run – to and from – the Sheraton Greensboro and Four Seasons and the Greensboro Coliseum Complex. www.news-record.com/content/2012/03/13/article/coliseum_to_offer_free_shuttle_during_weekend_sports_events
You can help support cancer research just by donating a $1 dollar or more to the ‘Jimmy V Foundation for Cancer Research’ at participating Applebee’s restaurants. Funds raised through April 2 will go to pediatric cancer research at Duke Children’s Hospital. In the spirit of March Madness, when you donate to the V Foundation at Applebee’s…a paper basketball will go up at the restaurant representing YOUR favorite team color. www.jimmyv.org
So, what will happen to your social media accounts when you pass away? Lawmakers and attorneys in several states are considering proposals that would require Facebook and other social media sites to grant (total) access to immediate family members when a person dies…making the site and its contents part of a person’s ‘digital estate’. http://www.news-record.com/content/2012/03/15/article/grieving_families_fighting_for_access_to_social_media
Spring officially begins this Tuesday, March 20th. The Vernal Equinox happens on Tuesday. BTW: The Latin word equinox means “equal night.” This Tuesday will have equal day (light) and night (darkness). www.almanac.com/content/first-day-spring-vernal-equinox
The latest i-Pad from Apple went on sale this morning. Every Apple store has a line of people outside their location including the Apple store in Greensboro this morning.
There’s a good chance that you will fill out an NCAA College Basketball tournament bracket by noon Thursday. Some experts suggest that ‘how’ you fill out a tournament bracket can speak volumes about your personality, revealing more about your character than handwriting analysis??? www.nytimes.com/2012/03/12/sports/ncaabasketball/what-your-ncaa-tournament-bracket-says-about-you.html
Missed it by that much. Nathan Tabor’s appeal to be added as a candidate on this May’s state Primary was denied yesterday by the State Board of Elections. Tabor just missed the filing deadline back in February. Tabor saying that he will file as a candidate ‘earlier’ in 2014. www.journalnow.com
The economic recession has claimed another area construction company. General contractor John S. Clark will shut down at the end of the year. The company, based in Mt Airy, was founded in 1958. www.journalnow.com
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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