Hi it's Jayne Ann Bugda from the Producer's Pod.
Here are some weekend highlights! Have a great weekend.
Here's a quote for the weekend: "Change your thoughts and you change your world." ~Norman Vincent Peale
A program reminder Eyewitness Newsmakers will air this Sunday, January 27th. The I-Team's Joe Holden will be joined by WILK Radio Talk Show Host Sue Henry. They will be discussing the recent tell all interview by the Diane Mellow. She is the ex-wife of former State Senator Bob Mellow. The program airs Sunday at 11:30 a.m. on WBRE and WYOU. Earlier this week she broke her silence- click here to see Joe Holden's report.
This week on Eyewitness News we will get you ready for the big game. John Kucko will have our Super Bowl coverage all week live in New Orleans for the game. Sports Director Phil Schoener will a number of features all week long as well!
Check out our Community Link here on PA Homepage.com This weekend you will find a story about the upcoming "Miracle for Ava" fundraiser. The event is in memory of Ava Gioe and raises money and awareness for Pediatric Brain Tumors.
Plus, Schuylkill Y to host 2nd annual Aerobathon for a good cause.
Also, Ground Hog Day in Pine Grove with Grover and Sweet Apple Sue
Check it out:
Residents of Northeastern PA have an unprecedented opportunity to participate in a historic study that has the potential to change the face of cancer for future generations. Men and women between the ages of 30 and 65 who have never been diagnosed with cancer are needed to participate in the American Cancer Society's Cancer Prevention Study-3 (CPS-3).
Just a reminder that there will be enrollment appointments taking place for American Cancer Society's CPS-3 at the WBS Penguins Coal Street Complex on January 26th from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. and on January 29th from 3 p.m. to 8 p.m.
You can find other events on our Calendar of Events on PAHomepage.
Shannon Murphy will be here for Eyewitness News at 9 a.m. on Saturday and Sunday morning.
Mark Hiller will be here for Eyewitness News 6 and 11 Eyewitness News (on WBRE/WYOU) and at 10 on Fox 56 on Saturday and Sunday.
Lindsay Keeler is your Weekend producer
What's on TV Tonight?
Sue Kalinowski- our WBRE/WYOU Program Director/Coordinator has these program highlights for the weekend on WBRE and WYOU.
Saturday, January 26th-
UFC (Ultimate Fighting Challenge) is Johnson vs. Dobson 8-10pm on WOLF (10pm news on WSWB---if run-over of UFC past 10pm, news is JIP'd on WOLF). Live "Figure Skating Championships" 8-11pm on WBRE...and "48 Hours" at 10pm asks the question ....."Who killed Miami hotel heir
Benji Novak"? "SNL" is new tonight with host Adam Levine
Sunday, January 27th
"60 Minutes" (7pm WYOU) is all about the fall of Lance Armstrong....and how the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency wants him to "tell the truth" before they will lift his lifetime sports ban. On "The Mentalist"----a 25-year-old case holds a clue to "Red John" (also WYOU).
The 2013 Pro Bowl pits the AFC against the NFC---which league will win? That's 7-11pm from Hawaii on WBRE.
Homer & Marge look for guardians for the kids "just in case" (8pm on WOLF).
Thank You for making Eyewitness News part of your Weekend!