WBFJ News: Thursday, FEB 18, 2016

Random Fact: There are more plastic flamingos in the US than real ones

 

RECALL: Toyota is recalling about 2.9 million SUV’s because of a potential problem with seat belts.  A flaw in the design could cause some rear seat belts to fail in a crash.  The Toyota vehicles in this RECALL include the RAV4s and Vanguard vehicles 2005 and 2016. http://goo.gl/RKH6P8

 

The NCHE Homeschool conference coming to Winston-Salem in June. Save now:  ‘Early Bird’ deadline ends next Thursday (February 25)    Dates: June 2 – 4, 2016   Location: Benton Convention Center   www.nche.com/conference/2016/registration

 

Have a graduating Homeschooler?  High School Seniors that plan on participating in the upcoming NCHE Homeschool Graduation Ceremony in June… Deadline to sign up is March 10.  The 2016 NCHE Graduation Ceremony will be held Saturday, June 4, at 5pm. Location: Benton Convention Center in Winston-Salem.   www.nche.com/conference/2016/registration

 

 Eggs are heart-smart?  Researchers say they tracked the diet of men for decades that consumed four eggs per week. After looking at other risk factors, the researchers say they found no association of heart disease due to the consumption of eggs.   http://www.medicaldaily.com/cholesterol-eggs-heart-health-374040

 

 

Babysitting is paying HOW much? New data from child-care website UrbanSitter suggesting that the average babysitter, taking care of one child, is making $15.71 per hour. Up 5% from a year ago. And that’s not counting a tip…

http://www.usatoday.com/story/money/2016/02/17/babysitters-make-an-average-of-1571-an-hour/80510312/

 

 

Stephen Curry has been named AP’s ‘Athlete of the Year’

“I remember it like it was yesterday, the day I gave my life to Christ…My parents continued to pour into my faith from that point on, making sure I understood the commitment I’d just made,” he said.

Check out the Fox News ‘Focus on Faith’ with Steph Curry…News Blog

 

 

Election 2016: This Friday (FEB 19) is the deadline to REGISTER to vote in the upcoming March 15th Primary in North Carolina.  

*Absentee voting is going on now.  Early voting March 2 – 12, 2016

-Reminder: You will need a ‘Photo ID’ to vote in March.  http://voterid.nc.gov/      

 

 

 

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