As Heard On the Morning Show

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What has the Mix Morning Show been sharing lately? Click on the dates below for all the details, links, and contact information you are looking for.

Have you heard the new school terminology? Some teachers have turned  the old standards like "Pop Quizzes" into "Surprise Parties" and "Homework" into "Home Fun." Think that will fly?

DVDs in store today: "Something Borrowed" with Kate Hudson - PG -13, "Priest" with Paul Bettany -PG-13,  "Jane Eyre," PG-13, "The Conspirator" – PG -13,  "Hoodwinked Too," -  PG

Parents: Have you or will you use the Web portal (called Parent Connection in Metro Nashville) to check your kids' daily grades, attendance, etc? Williamson County parents also have Parent Connection. Sumner County offers a similar program called Parent Portal. Is this fabulous or overkill? Your thoughts?

Will the deadly disaster at the Indiana State Fair make you think twice about going to any of the fairs here?

The Wilson County Fair opens this weekend! Click here for hours, ticket prices and more details.

What famous person is Kim Leslie related to? Maria Von Trapp!

Ever heard of a "Grandparent Shower?"  The idea is to make sure the grandparent that helps out with the baby has the essentials, so Mom and Dad don't have to haul everything over to their house every time. Favorite blanket, favorite binky, etc... What do you think?

Looking for a new DVD? Check out the movies of the week before you make that decision.

We've all seen deer, raccoons, skunks, but have you seen ARMADILLOS on the side of the road? Apparently, they are becoming more commonplace in southern middle Tennessee. But our smart Mix listeners say you shouldn't touch them. They can allegedly spread leprosy!

A weather reporter in North Carolina had an unfortunate run-in with a moth on live TV. He handled it very well though.

Did you know that your car could be broken into by TEXT MESSAGE? It's not true for all cars, but how scary is that? Here is an article that explains it in detail.

 

Here is the list of TAX-FREE ITEMS this weekend! Some of these items may surprise you!

What is the big item that everyone is hoping to get during Tax-Free Weekend? An iPad, maybe? What are YOU looking for? Are you willing to brave the crowds?

Do you suffer from Phantom Vibration Syndrome? You think your phone is buzzing in your pocket and it's not? Tell us about it. You are not alone. Read this. Call us Thurs morn on the Mix Morning Show. 615-737-0929. And see the 2,000 person chorus HERE