Here is what you saw on Good Day Alabama for December 7, 2012:
BBJ - Mike talked with Ty West from the Birmingham Business Journal. They discussed how Trinity Medical Center's courtroom victory last month could soon spark a development boom along the U.S. 280 corridor that is projected to have a $405 million impact; why Alabama's financial services jobs have been rising since the sector was severely hit by the financial crisis; and how since buying the Grants Mill Station shopping center in Irondale on Friday, Mark Gold has already signed three tenants. For more on these and other business stories, visit www.birminghambusinessjournal.com.
JEH JEH - Jeh Jeh joined us this morning to talk about the NCAA Men's College Cup Soccer Championship! The 2012 NCAA Men's College Cup Soccer Championship that will be played at Regions Park this year. The semi-finals will be today and the NCAA MENS SOCCER CHAMPIONSHIP will be on Sunday. For complete details, visit www.collegecupsoccer.com
HOLIDAY HOUSE - The 63rd Annual Independent Presbyterian Church Holiday House Tour is a fundraising event that will be held this weekend. Ticket Prices are $20.00 and available at the church by calling 205.933.1830. Ticket Information is also available on the Independent Presbyterian Church website. Www.ipc-usa.org. Tour hours on Saturday are 11:00AM - 5:00PM. Tour hours on Sunday are 1:00PM - 5:00PM. Tickets can be bought at any of the stops on the self-guided tour. Christmas Tea and homemade snacks are available for ticket holders in the Great Hall at Independent Presbyterian Church on both days. Proceeds from the 63rd Annual Independent Presbyterian Church Holiday House Tour benefit the ministries of the Childrens Fresh Air Farm and other missions sponsored by the Presbyterian Women. In the event of inclement weather on the days of the tour the cost of the tickets will be considered donations to the church. No photography is permitted on the tour.
ZOO - Kelly Wall joined us from the Birmingham Zoo to introduce Mickey to a new animal. To learn more information about the animal or visit the zoo, go to birminghamzoo.com.
COMEDIAN - Henry Cho joined us this morning with the Comedy Club Stardome! For tickets or more information for this weekend's appearances, call the Comedy Club Stardome at (205) 444-0008 or visit stardome.com
SINGER - Bruce Taliaferro joined us with a song this morning. Bruce lives in Gadsden. He is a former lead singer for the popular Southern Gospel group Gold City.
Next week on Good Day Alabama, Jeh Jeh brings us plenty of excitement around the Christmas season from productions on local stages to exercises to work off the pounds from all the holiday parties! We check out gift ideas for all price ranges! Headed to holiday parties and don't know what to do with your kids? We have some ideas on how to keep them entertained! Our Bargain Mom joins us with some great deals for your shopping and outings! We look at the benefits of charitable donations... Not just to the charities, but also to you! Our veterinarian joins us with advice on your pets health and the gardener joins us to take your questions! After celebrating the Year of Alabama food, we check out a new recipe combining recipes from across the state! Dr. Asa Andrew joins us with a look at the top 10 foods that guys love but with a healthy twist! Jimmy Rockett joins us for Good Day Gardening! We talk with the author of a new book - Dwarf - about her controversial story. Her mother went against her father's wishes and put her into programs to stretch her bones... She explains how it made a difference in her life today! We turn to our gossip mom to get the scoop out of Hollywood! And Mickey takes us on a trip to the Birmingham Zoo and we meet our Pet of the Week! That and more next week on Good Day Alabama!