CAKE BATTER IN A SPRAY CAN??
A few decades ago, someone figured out how to put cheese in a spray can. And for some reason, people totally stopped innovating the whole food-in-a-can thing ever since. Maybe this is a sign that horrible drought is OVER. Two students at Harvard University named John McCallum and Brooke Nowakowski have invented and patented CAKE […]
Report: ‘Star Wars: Episode 7′ Plot Details Reveal Main Characters and Weapon of Mass Destruction
After months of mystery and teases, it looks like our first real details on the actual ‘Star Wars: Episode 7′ plot made their way online … hopefully … maybe. Although this leak only describes the plot in the vaguest sense possible, know that these are potential spoilers and that you should steer away if you […]
Captain Hood’s Fishing Report – 7-18-14
The storms have passed and we’re seeing some of the best fishing we had in a while. In the surf and on the piers they’re catching lots of Big Pompano, some in the 2lb range. Lots of fresh shrimp, spots, night time fishing is producing big fish ,there’s also lots of Blues, Sea Mullets, […]
Team 1079 WNCT Beats Our Four Other Beasley Stations During the Beasley Games!
The 107.9 bowlers brought home the coveted “Beasley trophy” from the annual Beasley games held in New Bern.. Beating (4) other Beasley stations!! woooohooooo! Team members Wayne Carlyle, Matt Hood, & Brad Hood are credited with the HUGE VICTORY! Go Team 1079 WNCT, not only the Greatest Hits Of All Time but we also have […]
There Are Still Good People In This World
Michael Sulsona of Graniteville, New York is a veteran who lost both his legs in 1971, when he stepped on a landmine in Vietnam. He’s been in a wheelchair ever since . . . and not a good one. He’s been trying to get the Veterans Administration to give him a new wheelchair for the […]
Top 9 Acronyms Used When Texting
As a society, we probably abuse “LOL” in the texting world. Say if someone texts you something mildly jovial and you write back “LOL,” you probably were not really laughing out loud. You should text back, “Minor grin,” or “MG” for short. THAT would be honest. Anyway, an Australian company monitored tweets for three months […]
Speed Dating Event Has Singles Cover Heads With Paper Bags to Find Out If Love is Blind
What’s in the bag? Personality . London-based dating service Loveflutter recently put a twist on a speed-dating event where 30 men and 30 women “met” face to face. The singles put on personalized paper bags before they sat down to get to know each other. Loveflutter’s app won’t let you see profile pics until a […]
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Dontae Jones Dontae Jones is 9 On Your Side’s weekday morning and noon meteorologist. He joined WNCT-TV from The Ohio News Network where he served as a weekend morning meteorologist. He graduated from The Ohio State University with a B.S. in Atmospheric Science. In his spare time, Dontae enjoys staying physically fit. He has a […]
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Elementary School Kids
SUBMIT YOUR CLASS RECITING THE PLEDGE AT THE BOTTOM OF THIS PAGE! Arendell Parrot Academy – Kinston – 3rd Grade Arendell Parrott Academy – Kinston – 2nd Grade Bearfield Primary – Ahoskie – Kindergarten Brogden Primary – Dudley – Kindergarten Creekside Elem.- New Bern – 2nd Grade Creekside Elem. – New Bern – 2nd Grade […]
Geico Military Salute
Got someone in your family who is active duty, veteran, guard, reserve or retired? Fill out the form and tell us about them. 107.9 WNCT and Geico want to recognize those that serve. Each week we’ll tell Eastern North Carolina about one of our heroes and award them with dinner for two from 107.9 […]