Wednesday, Sept 09, 2015 News Headlines

 

Remember your Kindergarten (and/or) First grade teacher? Give a shout out on our WBFJ Facebook page…

 Three weeks into the start of the school year and Winston-Salem/Forsyth County Schools is still 50 teachers short. The school system is still struggling to fill teaching positions in elementary classrooms, high school math and special needs positions. In addition to the teacher opening, the school system has a custodial opening, 11 open maintenance positions, 34 openings in child nutrition and 15 bus driver openings. http://goo.gl/7yCJqC

BTW: A ‘recruitment fair’ will be held Sept. 19 from 9am – noon at the Education Building, 4801 Bethania Station Road in Winston-Salem.

Check out the employment link on the news Blog http://wsfcs.k12.nc.us/site/default.aspx?PageID=97317

 

Chloe Crawford and 40 of her friends in Cashiers spent the summer running a lemonade stand to raise money for their school. Check out how their $44,000 dollars raised from their NC lemonade stand was then doubled…?

Read more: http://www.wral.com/news/local/video/14885424/#vGLTgHXXRvXOH13l.99

 

So that’s the reason.  Ladies listen up

A study released by researchers in the Netherlands found that many modern office buildings follow a “thermal comfort model that was developed in the 1960s.” The temperature is based on the metabolic rate of an average 40-year-old man who weighs 155 pounds.  http://goo.gl/oQDkKc

 

Bookmarks presents “Festival of Books and Authors” three day event happening in downtown  Winston-Salem (Sept 10-12).   Enjoy +40 authors, exhibitors, panel discussions and book signings.  Join local author Debbie Linville this Saturday at the Bookmarks Festival.  BTW: This Saturday’s event is FREE and open to the public. http://bookmarksnc.org/events/festival-events

 

Studies show that workplace friendships not only can increase job satisfaction and decrease stress, but can also boost productivity and job commitment. “Top employees don’t produce results in a vacuum,” says Marie McIntyre, author of Secrets to Winning at Office Politics. Check out steps to cultivate valuable, authentic relationships on the News Blog:    http://time.com/money/3859327/coworkers-success/

 

“What we’re seeing now on display is a real active, aggressive, anti-Christian sentiment,” said Michael Brown, author and talk-radio host. “The issue is not so much what (Kim Davis the embattled Rowan County, Kentucky, clerk recently jailed for her Christian conviction) is doing, the issue is what she believes. That’s why the first principle in my book ‘Outlasting the Gay Revolution’ is ‘never compromise your convictions.’ We knew for years this was coming. Here it is; it’s time to take a stand.” Read more at http://www.wnd.com/2015/09/real-reason-for-attack-on-kim-davis-anti-christian-sentiment/#PCpjsZ8ksYQhgLSC.99

Verne Hill

Verne Hill

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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.”

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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