This morning Rachel Ryder talked with Vicki Rakowski from the American Cancer Society. TODAY is the 100th birthday of the organization, and they're celebrating by sharing 100 stories of hope over the next 100 days!
It’s National Emerald Ash Borer Awareness Week and the Michigan Department of Agriculture & Rural Development is urging travelers to leave their firewood at home and burn it where they buy it.
You know all of that vaccuum packed space food? It could soon be replaced by the use of a 3D food printer, even making it possible for NASA astronauts to print out foods layer by layer like pizza, using powdered chemicals and oils. NASA's $125,000 grant made the research and soon-to-be production possible. Watch it print out a chocolate treat below.
Today is a day of pain for many in Oklahoma. For some, it's not having answers to where friends and relatives are, and what they'll do now that the tornado has taken their home. Pray for peace and hope. You can help through the Red Cross and Salvation Army.
Governor Rick Snyder has issued a proclamation designating Wednesday, May 22, 2013 as The American Cancer Society Day in Michigan. It’s in celebration of the American Cancer Society's 100th birthday! Listen as Rachel Ryder talks more about what the organization is doing with 100 stories of hope tomorrow on The Morning Message.
The Jackson District Library system will be expanding the Meijer branch with an addition they'll break ground on coming up on May 31. Find out more here.
There's been an announcement of a new event taking place this summer. Find out more about the upcoming Falling Waters Festival, planned for July 19-20. Also in the news, there's talk in the state about adopting some revised fireworks laws where time limits ensure blasts won't go off at certain times of the night.
Looking for some new music? Albums came out this week from Amy Grant, Shane & Shane and others. Find out more here.
More reasons to tithe as a part of your financial plan? According to one study, people who tithe regularly are more likely to be good financial condition with less debt, lower credit card payments and sometimes bigger savings accounts.
Going to a hotel any time soon? Here are some insider secrets that might help you get a better rate and better service.