Wintry mix blamed on numerous Triad accidents…TV pitchman gets 10 years in Fed prison…NC teams play tonight in NCAA and NIT tournaments (Tuesday News)

   Use caution: Patchy Black Ice on elevated surfaces

Traffic Alert in Greensboro: Heavy delays  I-85 North between mile marker 121 and 122 (near Groometown Road) Two right lanes are CLOSED because of an overturned tractor-trailer. Expect delays through lunchtime…http://www.news-record.com/news/article_050ef84a-ae8e-11e3-b410-001a4bcf6878.html

Forsyth County RAMP:  I-40WB to Union Cross Road is closed / early morning accident

‘Operation Medicine Drop’ locations this week:  Wednesday (9-noon) LJVM parking lot in WS…   Friday (10-2) at the CVS parking lot on Union Cross Road in Kernersville. Dispose of your expired, unwanted, or unused prescription drugs and over-the-counter medications during Operation Medicine Drop. NO questions asked… www.forsythcreekweek.org/activities.html

Kevin Trudeau, the television pitchman and author who amassed a fortune telling consumers his secrets about how to get free money, how to lose weight and how to cure a number of illnesses the natural way, is headed to federal prison.  The 51 year old Trudeau was sentenced to 10 years on Monday for criminal contempt for violating a 2004 federal court order that prohibited him from making misleading infomercials and misrepresenting his weight-loss books. http://myfox8.com/2014/03/17/kevin-trudeau-sent-to-prison/

Thomasville:   Mills Homes, part of Baptist Children’s Home of North Carolina, is still rebounding after the latest round of winter weather.  Some of the children’s cottages were damaged from trees that were completely uprooted or by fallen branches. Volunteers are needed. (336)474-1224    To Give, click online…https://www.bchfamily.org/givenow     http://www.wfmynews2.com/story/news/local/2014/03/17/baptist-childrens-homes-nc-thomasville-ice-storm/6535397/

Rescheduled:  Open House and College Fair at DCCC (that was previously scheduled for March 8) has been rescheduled for this Saturday morning (03/22) from 9 to noon at the Davidson Campus.  www.davidsonccc.edu/events/college-fair-open-house

 Need help with your taxes?    www.ForsythFreeTax.org is a great resource…

 NC-AA Tournament:  NC State plays Xavier tonight: www.cbssports.com/images/collegebasketball/ncaa-tournament/brackets/printable/cbs-sports-2014.pdf

N-I-T:  Area teams of interest: High Point University, Davidson, Clemson  http://i2.turner.ncaa.com/dr/ncaa/ncaa7/release/sites/default/files/external/gametool/brackets/2014_nit_bracket.pdf

 

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