WBFJ NEWS: Tuesday, September 30, 2014
September is National Campus Safety Awareness Month
-One in five women are sexually assaulted on campus…
-One in three teens will experience dating violence…
**Learn more about keeping students safe on campus (News Blog)
Crosby Scholars program is accepting applications from students
Grades 6 through 10 in Forsyth and Rowan counties…
Registration deadline through Wednesday, October 1st. www.crosbyscholars.com
Major Prayer Request: One NC based missions group (S-I-M) is urging all Christians to set aside a time of prayer for God’s intervention to stop the spread of the deadly Ebola virus in West Africa. S-I-M is also asking churches around the world and here in the Triad to make a special effort this Sunday (October 5th) to focus on the people of Liberia, Sierra Leone and Guinea…where the Ebola virus has been the most severe. http://praytoendebola.org/
The cost ATM fees up 5% in the past year, according to Bankrate.com.
On average, we are charged $4.35 for each transaction. http://goo.gl/ar3D9I
It may be the people’s house, but… The man who jumped the White House fence earlier this month…actually made it inside the East room before he was tackle by the Secret Service. Omar Gonzalez is a 42-year-old Iraq war veteran that suffers from P-T-S-D. http://goo.gl/ar3D9I
Update: The arrest of Jesse Matthew – the suspect in the disappearance of UVa student Hannah Graham – has resulted in a “significant break” in the cold case of another female college student from Virginia Tech back in 2009.
Hannah Graham remains missing. http://goo.gl/ar3D9I
Does your child love to sing?? The Winston-Salem Youth Chorus is inviting students (3rd through 5th grade) who love to sing,
an opportunity to join their five week ‘Fall Forward’ chorus.
No audition is required, just a love of singing!! Registration deadline: Oct 24…
Rehearsals: Tuesdays from 4pm-4:45pm at United Metropolitan Missionary Baptist Church in Winston-Salem (beginning Oct 28).
American Pickers – Producers for History Channel’s American Pickers will be ‘scouting out’ North Carolina including the Triad over the next two weeks.
*The American Pickers (producers) are looking for large collections of unique items, but you must be willing to sell. (NO retail companies or stores)
The show hosts Mike Wolfe and Frank Fritz love to scour through barns, basements, attics, sheds and garages to find their next great ‘find’.
Think your ‘collection’ qualifies? Please email or call American Pickers and leave a message. Details on our Facebook / wbfj and the News Blog at wbfj.fm
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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