Friday, March 23rd

-Natalie Grant recently tweeted about how she hated brussels sprouts as a kid but started liking them this week after sauteing them in coconut oil, garlic, apple-cider vinegar, salt and brown sugar. Have you ever tried to start liking a particular food by dressing it up? What did you do? Join the conversation on the 88.3 WAFJ Facebook page.

-Bob Waliszewski gave us the family perspective on The Hunger Games and October Baby this morning in the Plugged In Movie Review. See what he has to say at

-Jon Erwin, writer and director of October Baby, joined us this morning to talk about his life-changing movie that is in theaters this weekend. Listen: Part 1 Part 2 Part 3

-Find out about recreational and educational opportunities for your kids with the Summer Camp Expo on Saturday from 10 am to 3 pm at Augusta Prep.

-Coming up Monday: You could win Laura Story's Blessings CD and devotional book with the Monday Morning Mindbender at 6:10 and the Cheapie of the Week at 7:40.

Thursday, March 22nd

-The American Bible Challenge on Game Show Network will test your knowledge of God's Word and be hosted by a familiar face. Read more

-Starbucks is building a plant in Augusta and providing us with a lot of jobs! Read more

-A new gadget brings the Facebook poke to life. Read more

-Matthew West needs your help as he works on his next album. He joined us this morning to talk about it. Listen: Part 1 Part 2 Part 3

-Coming up Friday: Bob Waliszewski from Plugged In has your guide to the weekend's new movies at 7:10 as he talks about The Hunger Games and October Baby. Also, Jon Erwin, writer and director of October Baby, will be with us at 8:10. You'll have one last chance to win Girls Night Live tickets when you hear Mandisa's "Good Morning" song between 6 and 9 am. 

Wednesday, March 21st

-John's kids did a cool art project yesterday using Fruit Loops. It helped them learn colors and numbers. Evan did the rainbow, and Emma did the flowers. John's wife, Amy, got the idea from Pinterest.

-Walmart is having a contest that allows you to help decide which new products will be sold in their stores. Check it out at

-What is Augusta's traffic plan for Master's Week? Read more

-Lynn Jones of Martinez won tickets this morning to Girls Night Live in Aiken.

-Be careful about what you say on Facebook! Your future employer may want to see it. Read more

-Kutless is traveling through the South this week and joined us in studio this morning. Listen: Part 1 Part 2 Part 3 Part 4 (Part 3 includes a live performance of "Carry Me to the Cross")

-Coming up Thursday: Matthew West needs your help with his next CD, and he'll join us to talk about it at 7:40 am. Also, listen between 6 and 9 am for another chance to win Girls Night Live tickets.

Tuesday, March 20th

-It's the first day of Spring! What are you looking forward to this season? Join the conversation on the 88.3 WAFJ Facebook page.

-Jennifer Wilson of Millen join Cleve's Coffee Club this morning. You can sign up here.

-Erin McFadden of Graniteville won Girls Night Live tickets this morning. Listen for the next chance to win tomorrow between 6 and 9 am when you hear the song "Good Morning" from Mandisa. Caller 10 wins at (803) 819-3125.

-Former Georgia Bulldogs coach Vince Dooley is in Statesboro this afternoon signing his book, History and Reminiscences of the University of Georgia. You can catch him at Sea Island Bank, 2 East Main in Statesboro, from 4:30 to 6:30 pm today.

-Coming up Wednesday: Kutless is passing through town and scheduled to join us in the 8:00 hour. They might also be providing our Simple Cooking recipe at 8:10.

Monday, March 19th

-Monday Morning Mindbender
Q: According to a recent magazine survey, this is the number 1 thing Americans said they were afraid of as children and are still afraid of today as adults. What is it?
A: Balloons

-MAU Job Fair on Tuesday: Get the details

-Another way to find a job:

-Cheapie of the Week
Bonnie Rechedy of Martinez correctly guessed that is is Kellogg's Corn Flakes cereal. CVS has it for $1.77 a box with Extra Care Card through Saturday (3/24). Use the printable $1 off two coupon to get them for $1.27 per box plus tax.

-Colton Dixon is one of the finalists on American Idol and is very outspoken about his faith in God. Read more

-Listener Eben celebrated his 40th birthday on Saturday with a skydive! See the video

-Coming up Tuesday: Cleve welcomes another listener to his coffee club at 6:50. Plus, we welcome the first day of spring (or is it summer)!