FOX6 News Saturday Morning for August 8, 2009

Meow at the Mall

The Shelby Humane Society will host a special adoption event at the Riverchase Galleria this weekend called "Meow at the Mall."  Cats and dogs will be up for adoption in the old Time Out location on the second floor on the Sears wing.

Hours are as follows:

Saturday, August 7th: 10 AM - 5 PM

Sunday, August 8th: 10 AM - 5 PM

For more information, visit

MyScoop: Back to School

1) My Agenda ($35.00)- 17-month calendar running from August 2009-December 2010. Available in a variety of stylish and stain-resistant colors.  Space for all your to-dos for school as well as space for your social gatherings. Available at the Village Press in Mountain Brook Village.

2) PRVCY Denim ($216.00)- London Skinny (Dark) These jeans were created by CEO, Carolyn Jones who lost her mother to breast cancer. These jeans not only look great but are for a worthy cause. PRVCY donates up to 10% of all sales to breast cancer awareness and free monograms. The 3 threads lifeline design that represent Faith, Hope and Love. Available only at Manhattan South.  Scoopettes receive 20% off at Manhattan South.

3) I-Phone Apps (Free - $4.99)- Take advantage of great productivity applications for your I-Phone. My Scoop found a couple of apps of interest. All available at I-Tunes App Store.

-Awesome Note (NEW) $3.99- Organize notes using custom categories and customize its look with themes.
-Documents to Go ($4.99)- Edit, create and view Microsoft Word files. You can also view and sync excel, PDF, PPT and other files.
-Scared of the Freshman Fifteen- Download the Free "Lose It" app that lets you keep track of your fitness and meals.

4) Mystery Tights ($24.00 each)- Shown here in a variety of colors- black, brown and grey. 3/4 leggings perfect for wearing under a tunic or mini skirt. Available at Doree. Scoopettes receive 20% off at Doree.

5) Comfortable Flats ($19.00-$109.00)- Flats are perfect for looking stylish while walking across campus. Perfect with a solid dress, black pants and/or jeans.

-Blue Python Flats by Sam Edelman ($109.00)-Available at Belk.
-Brown Quilted Shoes and Metallic Flats ($19.00 each)- Both Available at Private Gallery. Scoopettes receive 20% off at Private Gallery.

6) Private Gallery Tote ($46.00)- Red and white tote. Great alternative to the backpack. Available at Private Gallery.

For these and more hot back to school items, visit

Pets of the Week

The Greater Birmingham Humane Society joins us with a look at this week's Rescue of the Week.  For more information, visit, or call them at 205-942-1211.

Weekend Cooking

The Bright Star joins us during today's cooking segment with Commander's Palace chef Tory McPhail.  Join The Bright Star for a "Taste of New Orleans" through August 8, 2009 for a special menu.  Call The Bright Star at 205-424-9444 or 205-426-1861 for more information.