15 days til the start of the Dixie Classic Fair. Save now: Advance tickets are on sale now thru Thursday, Sept 27th (11:59pm)
College Football? YES! This afternoon at BB&T Field. Wake Forest hosting Boston College. Kick off at an earlier time – 5:30pm
Hurricane Florence is approaching the Carolina Coast.
Florence has been downgraded to a Category 2 storm (as of 5am)
Looks like Wilmington will experience the ‘brunt’ of the storm…?
‘Tropical Storm Conditions’ for the Triad Friday into Saturday. Florence is still predicted to make landfall around the Wilmington area late tonight.
Shelter from the storm. The Joel Coliseum is now an official ‘evacuation center’ for individuals fleeing Florence. Wanna volunteer? www.redcross.org/volunteer
Gas Buddy.com Live updates on fuel availability and gas station outages in states affected by Hurricane Florence including North Carolina. Download the app here on the News Blog
NC DOT: Link to report a pot hole, water drain problem, etc… https://www.ncdot.gov/contact/Pages/default.aspx
Critical need for blood donors: Area Blood Drives this week…
TODAY: (Sept 13) Clemmons Presbyterian Church = 2:30pm til 7pm
Friday (Sept 14) East Forsyth High School = 8:30am til 2pm
Winston Salem Blood Donation Center at 650 Coliseum Drive in Winston Salem.
Call 1- 800 – RED CROSS (1-800-733-2767) for availability. Walk-ins are welcome
Find a donation location: https://www.redcrossblood.org/give.html/find-drive
Several High School Football Games were played last night ahead of Florence. Winners include…North Davidson, Ledford, Davie County, Glenn, Parkland. Reynolds, Reagan, Bishop McGuinness and High Point Christian. (TONIGHT) Northwest Guilford at Southwest Guilford, moved to 7 p.m.
Tips: Wind-proofing your deck or patio furniture
There is also nothing more annoying than chasing your patio furniture across the lawn or down the block. Some practical tips beyond stacking your chairs + turning over the table
Staking down your outdoor stuff
Bungee Cords and nylon cords
(Unique) Museum or Earthquake Gel?
Best: Bring the Patio Furniture Indoors
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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