SWEET: Dewey’s and Blue Ridge Ice Creams are now under one roof (NEWS for Monday)

Rain with below normal temperatures to start the work week…

Sweet: Dewey’s and Blue Ridge Ice Creams are now under one roof at the Dewey’s location at Thurway Shopping Center in Winston-Salem.  Dewey’s
bakery has acquired Blue Ridge Ice Creams.  Debbie and Scott, the creators and
founders of BRIC, are staying on with Dewey’s.  Read more: www.journalnow.com

 RECALL: Single packaged lots of “Field Fresh” Romaine lettuce is being recalled because of the threat of E Coli contamination.  The Romaine lettuce was distributed to 19 states including North Carolina.  Details: www.masslive.com/newsflash/index.ssf/story/calif-supplier-recalls-lettuce-over-e-coli/7be2cac0135241abb70653d9f106113c

The Annual Hanesbrands Sample Sale starts this Tuesday – Saturday (AUG 21 – 25) at the Education Building at the Joel coliseum complex in Winston-Salem. ****FREE parking at Gate 5 off Deacon Blvd. Hours: 8am – 4pm (Thursday 8am – 6pm and Saturday 8am – 2pm).  Mastercard, Visa and Cash only.  All sales final.  http://www.ljvm.com/events.php          FYI: Everything is $2 to $7 dollars (or at least 65% off retail prices)

Researchers at Wake Forest Baptist Medical center are not in favor of men taking Vitamin D and calcium supplements that are at risk of bone loss from hormonal treatment of prostate cancer.  The Natural Products Association saying not so fast, more testing and research needs to be done.  www.wakehealth.edu/Newsreleases/2012/Study_Questions_Value_of_Calcium_and_Vitamin_D_Supplements.htm

UNC-G and A+T State Universities are seeing an increase in cancelled registrations.  Some of the reasons: Tuition hikes, changes in financial aid packages and the weak economy.           Greensboro News and Record

Not seeing an end: Alpha Omega Publications is celebrating 35 years of providing academic curriculum to homeschool families and Christian schools across the world.   AOP, which started in Arizona back in 1977 with just a handful of employees, was created to provide Christian curriculum for schools before tapping the homeschool market as the alternative to traditional schooling began to grow.  RnR

The final round of the Wyndham Golf Championship at Sedgefield Country Club resumed this morning at 9am. http://www.news-record.com/sports/golf/wyndham

The Winston-Salem Open:  Andy Roddick vs James Blake at 7pm tonight.  John
Isner plays his first match on Tuesday. The WS Open runs through Saturday at
the Wake Forest Tennis Center near BB+T Field.     www.winstonsalemopen.com

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


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