Celebrate The Voice With The Vikings! Tuesday 3/28 7:00pm The Vista Room at Napoleon’s Lakeside High School Touchdown Club fundraiser featuring JChosen currently on Season 12 of NBC’s The Voice. Hear for yourself why all four judges “turned their chair” for our incredible Henderson Middle School teacher and wish him well as he heads to Los Angeles with #TeamStefani! All ticket proceeds benefit Lakeside High School Touchdown Club working to bring a championship spirit to the Lakeside community. Special guest warm up band Bending Light featuring Lakeside Dad and future Lakeside Football Dad, John Boyden. Open to the public. Can’t make it? Donations are still welcome. https://www.freshtix.com/events/lakesidetouchdownclub (404) 321-5000
What’s your secret weapon to fight flu or other illness? Email us to let us know & check out some great suggestions below! Tad’s Wife “prescribed” the following to battle the Flu: 1 Tablespoon Elderberry Syrup in the morning and before bed. Here’s a recipe to make your own! Emergen-C (you should always hit this the moment you start feeling ill) As many whole raw garlic cloves as you can comfortably eat On-Guard essential oil on your feet Tons of fluids (water, coconut water) OTHER SUGGESTIONS FROM LISTENERS: Clarissa from Snellville swears by Ginger root with regular tea and lemon Dana from Lilburn suggested we gargle with warm salt water, clean tooth brush with peroxide Ed said to take an onion, cut it in half and put the halves on the soles of your feet Deborah in Jonesboro said to make toast with cinnamon and brown sugar. Drink real ginger ale!
Kandi Burruss of “Real Housewives of Atlanta” and Tameka “Tiny” Cottle of “T.I. & Tiny” are receiving retroactive songwriting credit for Ed Sheeran‘s No. 1 smash hit “Shape of You” because of its resemblance to a No. 1 song they co-wrote from 1999 “No Scrubs.” Here’s a cool mashup of both songs: (Source: AJC)
In recognition of National Single Parent’s Day, Atlanta based Georgia- Pacific’s Angel Soft toilet paper brand has is celebrating the nation’s 12 million single parents. The Angel Soft brand wanted to recognize the amazing strength of single moms and dads across the country. They created a video sharing the daily struggles, sacrifices and triumphs of three single parents and culminates with a granted wish to help make their everyday lives a little easier. Kylia from Lawrenceville was one of those parents. She has moved nearly every year over the past decade in an effort to find the best home for her and her 11-year-old daughter. The Angel Soft brand will pay one year’s rent so they can live in a safer home. https://www.facebook.com/AngelSoft/videos/1285342854868805/ Single parenthood is a growing trend. And, the facts show that they face more challenges than multi- parent households: There are 12 million single parent families in the U.S. Eighty-four percent – 9.8 million – of single parent households are single mother families and 16 percent are single father families. We’ve collected a few resources for single parents if they find themselves in need of assistance: Parents without Partners – http://www.parentswithoutpartners.org/ Single Parent Alliance & Resource Center – http://www.singleparent411.org/ The Single Parent Foundation – http://thesingleparentfoundation.org/ Extended Family – http://www.extendedfamily.org/ Universal Love Foundation – http://www.universallovefoundation.org/
Picking upsets in the NCAA “March Madness” basketball tournament is nearly impossible since most of us rarely watch college basketball. But, we figured out a method that’ll help pick the winners. Just decide whether or not one team’s mascot could beat the other team’s mascot in a fight! Here are our picks so far! LISTEN HERE!
On Thursday’s “Group Therapy,” we talked to a couple who were debating whether or not to spend all that extra money on organic produce. If you want to “go organic” but are worried about the cost, here’s a list of products considered the dirtiest!
Tommy Edison came on the show Friday morning to talk about the Oscars. Blind since birth, Tommy reviews movies based on dialogue and sound. Here’s an example: Check out Tommy’s “Blind Film Critic” channel on YouTube The “Tommy Edison Experience” is another channel where Tommy talks about life as a blind person & answers viewers’ questions!
For the third time in less than six months, Yahoo is warning users that their email accounts may have been hacked. Pretty much any and everything associated with your Yahoo email account could have been stolen by hackers. According to Yahoo, the stolen account information may have included: Names Email addresses Telephone numbers Dates of birth Hashed passwords Encrypted or unencrypted security questions and answers Yahoo says the investigation has found no evidence that passwords in clear text, payment card data or bank account account information were included in the stolen data. Read more here.