WBFJ News: Wednesday, June 22, 2016

*Add ice cubes to your pet’s outside water bowl to help keep them cool…” More Summertime ‘safety tips’ for your pet on the News Blog http://goo.gl/2T2jKc


Hanesbrands is holding its first warehouse clearance sale in Greensboro this week, now through Saturday.  Location: In the former Winn-Dixie store at 3700 S. Holden Road. All apparel sales will be marked $15 or less, including socks, underwear, T-shirts, intimate apparel and activewear.

Hours: Wednesday 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Thursday and Friday: 10 a.m. to 9 p.m.

Saturday: 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Payment options: Cash, debit cards plus Visa or MasterCard only. NO personal checks will be accepted. All sales are final.

BTW: the annual Hanesbrands sale in Winston-Salem will be held  Aug. 23-27 at the Winston-Salem Fair Grounds.   http://goo.gl/ujXJgQ


Chick-fil-A is America’s favorite fast food restaurant. A new restaurant report ranking Chick-Fil-A ‘highest’ in customer satisfaction.       http://goo.gl/XqyiRo    FYI:  The hand-spun Peach milkshake is back at CFA for the summer!


Good news: Americans are making better ‘food’ choices?  A new study finding that we are eating more whole grains, nuts and seeds, while cutting down on soda and sugary drinks. Medical experts still say the American diet is far from optimal, but is certainly going in the right direction – away from highly processed foods to more natural! .


Stressful: Most evangelical pastors in America struggle to make ends meet.  According to a new survey of +4,000 pastors, half stated that they are paid less than $50,000, 30% were forced to take a second job to help support their families.  A third of pastors have an average debt of $36,000 from schooling. Fact: The majority of pastors do not receive any form of pension or health benefit.  Nearly a third have no savings.   National Assoc of Evangelicals   http://bit.ly/1SC5lGr          *Find out ways to ‘energize’ your ministry leader through ‘Energize Ministries’…wbfj.fm


“Revolutionary”?   This new clothes dryer ‘proto-type’ does NOT use heat!  It actually shakes clothes dry with ultrasonic vibration, wicking away the moisture. Researchers say it will be cheaper to operate. Cost: $500 to 1,000 dollars.  Unfortunately, it may be five years before the ultrasonic dryer will be available for your laundry room. http://goo.gl/MG88UU


Millions of dollars are being credited to thousands who bought E-books from Amazon, Barnes & Noble and Apple between April 1, 2010 and May 21, 2012.  The money is part of a settlement in an antitrust lawsuit filed against Apple and five of the country’s largest publishing companies over e-book price-fixing.  The credits were being deposited directly into the e-book buyer’s accounts or mailed as checks. FAQ: https://goo.gl/s6nugy

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.” MON-SAT 6A-10A (& Sunday@5 host) verne@wbfj.fm