Here is what you saw on Good Day Alabama for April 25, 2013:
JEH JEH LIVE - Jeh Jeh joined us this morning with the Vette Spectacular. Vette Spectacular presented by the Mid Alabama Corvette Club - celebrating 30 years and sponsored by Serra Chevrolet- is Saturday, April 27th from 9am until 3pm at the Zamora Shrine Temple (3521 Ratliff Rd, Birmingham, AL 35210). It is an indoor/outdoor show and will happen rain or shine. Registration for show cars begins at 7am and it opens to the public at 9am. The first 50 paid registered cars park inside the temple. The car entry fee is $35. There are trophies for best of show, runner-up, and top 30 good bags, door prizes, 50/50 drawing, and more. You can even sell your car in the car corral for $15 a car. The event benefits Magic Moments of Alabama.
BHAM ECONOMIC SUMMIT - Lashunda Scales joined us this morning to invite you to the Annual Small Business Summit this weekend. Friday, April 26, 2013 - Doors Open: 5PM / Program Time: 6PM - 9PM & Saturday, April 27, 2013 - Doors Open: 8AM / Program Time: 9AM - 1PM - BJCC - 2100 Richard Arrington, Jr. Boulevard - East Exhibition Halls 2 and 3 - free and open to the public! - *no registration required*
RECALLED CARS - Car and consumer expert Larry Gamche joined us this morning to give you a few tips on car shopping and how you can make sure the car you want is safe! Last year, millions of consumers may have unknowingly bought potentially dangerous cars due to unfixed recalls. New research from Carfax shows that nearly 2.1 million cars with open recalls were for sale online in 2012. Used car buyers and sellers everywhere need to check for open recalls to help ensure they're putting safe cars on the road. Enter the vehicle identification number (VIN) atrecall.carfax.com to help find out for free if your car has an open recall.
RACHEAL RAY - Racheal Ray joined us this morning to talk about her show and all of the upcoming events! She told us about her celebrity cooking school, a makeover show, distracted driving dangers, celebrity co-hosts, a flash back to the 80s with the original MTV Veejays, and so much more! Catch the Rachael Ray Show weekday mornings at 10am right here on FOX6.
PET OF THE WEEK - Hailey Rogers with the Greater Birmingham Humane Society introduced us to a pet today looking for a forever home! His name is Hamilton. For more information on today's pet or others up for adoption, call (205) 942-1211 or visit gbhs.org.
IDOL WITH MAGIC - Mike and Janice talked with Rob and Jeannine with Magic 96.5 about American Idol. The top 4 performed last night for your votes. Each contestant sang two songs - one of their choice and one song based on the theme chosen by the voters which was one-hit wonders. They also each sang a duet. Catch the results show tonight at 7pm right here on FOX6.
OUR HOUSE - We check out a DIY project in "Our House" - we show you how to paint like a pro. Mike talked with Steve Dickey and James Hindman from Jones-Warren Construction to show us some tips for painting around your home. For more information, visit www.joneswarren.com.
Tomorrow on Good Day Alabama, we talk with more communities to find out how much they've moved forward on the road to recovery following the April 27th tornadoes two years ago. Are you preparing for the Kentucky Derby next weekend? We help get you ready with Mint Juleps! Jeh Jeh takes us out to the Magic City Art Connection to check out all of the goodies in downtown Birmingham this weekend. Clare takes us to the Bargain Carousel to look at all the deals there! Comedian Arnez J joins us in the studio with a few laughs! And we told you today about Gwyneth Paltrow being named the most beautiful woman... Who else made People Magazine's list of beautiful people? We check it all out! Join us for this and much more tomorrow on Good Day Alabama.