Friday, March 9th

-Bob Waliszewksi joined us for the Plugged In Movie Review to talk about John Carter. This movie is PG-13, and Bob gives it a 3.5 out 5 for family-friendliness due to skimpy clothing, skewed theology and violent scenes. Click the link for his full review.

-Jennifer Waters from Seigler's Karate Center joined us this morning to talk about a free women's self-defense class. You can join them on Saturday from 12 to 1 pm at their facility at the corner of Columbia and Belair Roads in Martinez.

-The Augusta Riverhawks won in overtime last night against Knoxville and will play them at home tonight at 7:35 pm. There are only a few home games left in the regular season before the playoffs. Our team is #1 in the league!

-There's a kite-flying contest on Saturday at Noon at Diamond Lakes Regional Park in Augusta. Registration begins at 9 am.

-Coming up Monday: You could win a family four-pack of Shane and Shane concert tickets with the Monday Morning Mindbender at 6:10 and the Cheapie of the Week at 7:40 am.

Thursday, March 8th

-All over Facebook, people are posting pictures of their broom standing up on it's own. What's the reason? Read more

-Former and current Girl Scouts are invited to celebrate the organization's 100th birthday on Saturday from 8:30 to 11:30 am at the Old Railroad Depot on Reynolds Street in Downtown Augusta.

-Some folks like to a hide a key outside their house for emergencies. Check out this cool idea from Pinterest on how to make it blend in with your flowerbed.

-Brandi Johnson from Aiken joined us this morning to talk about the Pray the 12 event her church group is hosting. They'll be lifting up Aiken's law enforcement community and other prayer needs from 6 pm Saturday to 6 am Sunday at Family Pharmacy, 110 Price Avenue in Aiken. You're invited to come join them in prayer for any amount of time during that window.

-Cleve is planning some summer travel and wanted to know the best way to check out possible places to stay. John heartily recommends for user reviews on hotels, restaurants and attractions.

-Coming up Friday: Bob Waliszewski has a family-friendly perspective on John Carter at 7:10 am. Jennifer Waters from Seigler Karate Center will be with us at 7:40 to talk about a free women's self-defense class being offered on Saturday.

Simple Cooking - Crockpot Enchilada

1 pound of browned, ground beef drained
2 cans of cheese soup
2 cans of golden mushroom soup
2 cans of enchilada sauce
2 cans of cream of mushroom soup

Put all together in a crockpot for 2 hours on high, or 4-5 hours on low. Serve over Doritos or in tortillas.

Submitted by Pam Cox of Evans. If you have a quick and easy recipe to share, please send it to You'll get a thank-you gift if we use your recipe!

Wednesday, March 7th

-If you weren't registered to participate in Super Tuesday, we can help you get ready for the summer primaries and the general election. Click on the link below to register to vote in your state.
Georgia: click here
South Carolina: click here

-The Augusta Greenjackets are having a job fair this Saturday to hire part-time summer workers. More info

-Chris Tomlin, Matt Redman and many others are involved in Passion's 72 Days for Freedom Campaign to end human slavery. Learn more

-There are two big consignment sales this weekend with Pass It On at Aiken's First Baptist Church and one at Trinity on the Hill UMC in Augusta. This morning we asked expert shoppers for tips on finding great consignment sale deals. Join the conversation on the 88.3 WAFJ Facebook page.

-Coming up Thursday: Brandi Johnson joins us at 8:10 to talk about a 12 hour prayer gathering happening in Aiken this weekend.

Tuesday, March 6th

-Goodwill's Job Connection is hosting a job fair on Thursday, March 8th from 10 am to 1 pm at their facility located at 3120 Peach Orchard Road in Augusta. There is a resume and cover letter workshop today from 9 to 10 am at Goodwill at 3153 Washington Road and 1:30 to 2:30 pm at Goodwill's Peach Orchard Road campus. A workshop covering how to get a job interview will be held at the Aiken campus at 1015 Pine Log Road from 10 to 11 am today. On Wednesday, learn how to get a job and keep a job at the Peach Orchard Road campus from 10 to 11 am and at the Washington Road campus from 3 to 4 pm. The resume and cover letter workshop will be held in Aiken on Wednesday from 10 to 11 am.

-Yesterday, we talked about the Aiken Girl Scouts who had $1,000 of their cookie money stolen at Walmart. Several listeners have expressed interest in helping replenish the funds so that the girls won't miss out on any activities. You can send a donation to: Girl Scouts of South Carolina-Mountains to Midlands, 5 Independence Pointe, Suite 120, Greenville, SC 29615. Please make a note that the money should go directly to Troops 5140 and 5225.

-Larren Everhart of Hephzibah joined Cleve's Coffee Club this morning. If you'd like to join her, click here.

-The Oreo cookie turns 100 today. How do you like to eat yours? Join the conversation on the 88.3 WAFJ Facebook page. We've discovered that there are a variety of ways you like to eat them!

-Shepeard Community Blood Center is seeing an increase in the need for blood from local hospitals, but the level of blood donations has not increased. If you can give blood today, your donation will help save three local lives.

-Coming up Wednesday: Pam Cox of Evans shares her quick and easy Crockpot Enchilada in Simple Cooking at 8:10 am.

Monday, March 5th

Monday Morning Mindbender
Q: 77% of parents say this is the most stressful part of their day. What is it?
A: The drive to and from school

Cheapie of the Week
Leslie Johnston of North Augusta correctly guessed that it is Crystal Light drink mix. Publix has it on sale as a "Buy 1, Get 1 Free" special through Tuesday (3/6). You get two for $2.99. Use the printable $1 off 2 coupon to get them for $1 each plus tax.

-In a despicable act, some Aiken Girl Scouts had their cookie money stolen yesterday. Read more

-Worship leader and recording artist Anthony Evans joined us this morning to talk about his experience on NBC's talent show, The Voice. Listen: Part 1 Part 2 Part 3

-Coming up Tuesday: Cleve welcomes a new member to his coffee club at 6:50 am. Oreo celebrates it's 100th birthday tomorrow, and we'll ask how you to like to eat them at 7:10. Linda Petersen from Shepeard Community Blood Center joins us at 7:40 to talk about their latest need for blood.