Archive for November, 2013

This week’s show – Local Sheriffs

Saturday, November 30th, 2013

On Saturday N. W. Ohio’s most trusted hosts will be with both local Sheriffs, Mark Wasyshylyn of Wood Country and Major John Tharp of Lucas County to discuss staying safe during the holidays.
We live in a violent world and people need to be alert and aware of their surroundings at all times. Let the experts share their experience with you, this Saturday beginning at 9:00 am. live locally on AM1470 WLQR, and streamed live at

Don’t forget to check out pictures of construction and Rick and Jackie’s recent trip to Dallas to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the JFK assassination, below on this blog.  

Enjoy the rest of your holiday weekend!

Thanksgiving and Mom’s 85th Brithday

Saturday, November 30th, 2013

Over 100 people celebrated Thanksgiving and Mom’s 85th birthday today at the Senior Center. The cake in the picture was made especially for this occasion, and everyone enjoyed a Thanksgiving feast with all the trimmings and then joined in with the celebration of Mom’s birthday.

This week’s show AND and extra appearance!

Friday, November 22nd, 2013

Rick and Jackie will appear live on the Andy Caldwell show tomorrow from 6:00 to 7:00 pm. EST. The Andy Caldwell show is based in Santa Maria, CA. Andy has a daily radio show, writes columns for the local papers, and is the director for COLAB.

Three topics of discussion tomorrow, the 50th Anniversary of the Kennedy assassination, Rick and Jackie broadcast live last Saturday from Delay Plaza in Dallas, topic 2 Obama Care, the recent problems are just about purchasing health insurance, wait till you try to get treatments with Obama Care. Topic 3, Detroit, Andy visited Rick and Jackie in 2012 for a 2-day tour and 3 live radio shows about Detroit, now in bankruptcy, with an emergency manager, and recently elected Detroit’s first white mayor in over 40 years, Mike Dugan.

Then on Saturday morning Rick and Jackie host another edition of A Firm Foundation with lighter topics, folks from the Butterball hotline will join N. W. Ohio’s most trusted hosts,  Butterball has provided 5 gift certificates for this program, listen live for Tom-the-gobler, then call in to win!    

In hour #2 Lisa Barrow, owner and designer at Barrows Jewelers will join R & J to talk about Christmas gifts for her!  

Saturday’s show is from 9:00 to 11:00 am. and is heard locally on AM1470 WLQR,  or streamed at

Last week’s show – In Dallas

Friday, November 22nd, 2013

Pictured from last week’s show in Dallas is the director of the 6th Floor Museum  Nicola Longford,  and Zac Harmon director of Old Red Museum all part of Dealy Plaza in Dallas.

This week’s show – Living History

Friday, November 15th, 2013

What a day it was! Here is a picture of Rick and Jackie interviewing Bob Huffaker, the first person in the world to televise live the first murder, Lee Havey Oswald being shot in the basement garage of the Dallas Police station November 24, 1963.   

Bob Huffaker was the lead reporter for KLRD radio/TV, CBS in Dallas that fateful weekend 50 years ago. Rick and Jackie landed yesterday at Love Field in Dallas about noon, eerily the same time President Kennedy landed at Love Field 50 years ago, and the weather was very similar to that day also.

Later in the day Rick and Jackie spent several hours at the home of Bob Huffaker, the lead TV reporter that covered live the Presidential motorcade, the scene from Parkland Hospital, Oswald’s murder at the Police headquarters, and the entire trial of Jack Ruby, convicted of murdering Oswald.   

Hear the entire interview tomorrow morning on A Firm Foundation coming to you live from Old Red Museum part of the Dealy Plaza complex where the President was assassinated 50 years ago, next Friday November 22, 1963.

Hear A Firm Foundation live from 9:00 to 11:00 am. on AM1470 WLQR, or streamed live at, or hear the podcast by Monday afternoon at the same website, under, “On Air” scroll down to podcasts.

Other feature guests will appear live tomorrow from Dallas with N. W. Ohio’s most trusted hosts, Rick and Jackie

This Saturday from Dallas

Thursday, November 14th, 2013

This Saturday a special 50th Anniversary commemoration on A Firm Foundation of the JFK Assassination,  Rick and Jackie will be live from Dallas, Dealy Plaza.   

Here are two pictures from their broadcast there in 2010, Rick standing on the spot in the road where the President was hit, and the 6th floor window in the Book Depository where Oswald fired the shots.   

Tune in to hear some special eye-witness guests to the event including  Hugh Anyesworth, author, “Witness to History”, and Bob Huffaker, author, “When the News went live”  

This week’s show – Drywall and energy!

Friday, November 8th, 2013

This Saturday on A Firm Foundation it’s all about your home,  “The Science of Drywall” with local senior expert, Dave Richards, explores all the changes in this important building product, and the finishing of the walls in a home, what everyone sees!     

In hour #2 it’s all about saving energy in your home today!  Carl Andre, local coordinator for Efficiency Smart, will be in to talk about all the great assistance available to upgrade to energy efficient appliances, lighting, and HVAC equipment.  Jackie and I took advantage of their programs and got rid of a 40 year old freezer that was still in use in our home.

And don’t forget about the show in just one week,  live from Dallas, TX,  the 50th anniversary of the JFK assassination, we have some great guest lined up, eyewitnesses to the events of that time in Dallas.

The show starts at 9:00 am.  live on  AM1470  WLQR,  and is streamed live at

Last concrete pour!

Friday, November 8th, 2013

Early November and it’s great to finally get the last concrete pour of the season over for F & F Concrete & Associates.  This driveway at 604 Jacqueline Place, in today and ready for occupancy early December.

Move in weekend!

Monday, November 4th, 2013

This week’s show – Kiwanis Pancake Day

Friday, November 1st, 2013

Saturday at Kiwanis Pancake Day you can have things just the way you want them, all you can eat, pancakes, sausage, and the beverage of your choice, eat them there or take them home! Bowling Green H.S. is where it all happens,

A Firm Foundation Radio show will be all set up, and the politicians will be on with all the good news? From Mayor to Congress, let’s see if we can get to the truth? Tune in beginning at 9:00 am. locally at AM1470 WLQR, or streamed live at or on your mobile device on I-Heart Radio.

The pancakes come off the griddle beginning at 7:00 am.. . .and end at 1:00 pm. . .