Here's what you saw on Good Day Alabama:
APRIL 27TH 5TH ANNIVERSARY - Many communities across Alabama were hit hard five years ago with the April 27th tornadoes. Many have been building back for all these years and most still have a ways to go. Sarah took us live to Pell City and we talked with the designer who is helping revamp the community. We talked with Birmingham Mayor William Bell and Phil Campbell Mayor Steve Bell. We looked at improves in Tuscaloosa and other communities across the state.
JEH JEH LIVE - Jeh Jeh joins us from the Zamora Shrine Temple for the Vette Spectacular. The annual Corvette Show is hosted by the Mid Alabama Corvette Club. It is Saturday at Zamora Shrine Temple from 9am until 3pm. It is an indoor/outdoor show and continues rain or shine! Registration begins at 7am. There will be trophies for the best in each class and best in show for the cars. Donations raised from the money collected for admission and food and drink benefit Magic Moments of Alabama. For more information, visit www.midalcorvette.com.
GARDENING - Aldridge Gardens' Executive Director Rip Weaver and Educational Coordinator Audrey Ann Wilson join us to discussed the upcoming Summer Camps and Annual Spring Plant Sale. June will be a full month of excitement, entertainment and, of course, education at Aldridge Gardens. There are plenty of camps to choose from for boys and girls entering Kindergarten through 4th grades. Whether your little campers like American Girl dolls or building and engineering, we've have something they're sure to enjoy! Choose from American Girls, Outdoor Makers, Engineering FUNdamentals, or Construction in Nature. The day camps will run from June 6th through July 1st, 9:00 a.m. to Noon, Monday through Friday. For more information or to register, visit www.aldridgegardens.com. And the Annual Spring Plant Sale: is Friday May 6 from 9 a.m. until 5 p.m. and Saturday, May 7 from 8 a.m. until noon. There is also a preview sale from 4-7 p.m. on Thursday, May 5th for members. Shoppers can find the perfect plants for their container or garden spot. Volunteers and gardeners will be on hand to help with selections and to give advice about placement, care, and maintenance.
MOTHER'S DAY - Janice and Mike talked with Grayson Russell as he celebrates his new film - "Mother's Day." It opens nationwide on Friday. The Clanton native plays a typical, mischievous teenager named Tommy. The film brings together Jennifer Aniston, Kate Hudson, Julia Roberts and Jason Sudeikis in a celebration of mothers everywhere through laughter, tears and love. "Mother's Day" is the latest comedy from director Garry Marshall. For complete details, visit www.seemothersday.com. Grayson started his acting career in commercials when he was very young and that led to roles in "Texas Ranger," "Talladega Nights-The Ballad of Ricky Bobby," and "The Diary of a Wimpy Kid." For more information on Grayson Russell, visit www.imdb.me/graysonrussell.
ZOO CREW - Mickey visited with Kelly Burleson from the Birmingham Zoo to learn more about the golden eagles. For more information, visit www.birminghamzoo.com.
ASK THE PET DOCTOR - Dr. Jerome Williams from Red Mountain Animal Clinic took viewer questions about their pets. For more information, call 205-326-8080 or visit www.redmountainanimalclinic.com.
Join us tomorrow on Good Day Alabama as Jeh Jeh takes us to Oak Mountain for the State Fair. Best-selling author David Baldacci releases a new book and he introduces us to it! Looking for new countertops? In Our House, we show you some of the latest options you can install at your house! So many of us are fascinated by the British royal family and we take an in-depth look at them with the author of a new book - Game of Crowns. Plus we introduce you to our Pet of the Week! Join us for this and much more tomorrow on Good Day!