Friday Focus Morning Show – August 19

Fancy a free movie this weekend? Find out how you can see family-friendly films at Cinemark, for no cost, on this week’s Friday Focus Morning Show. We also have info on a charity car wash, how to buy your tickets for Sizzle, and how you can meet Senator Jeff Flake, plus much more.

First Hour – Upcoming Events

IMG_0187In our second hour we had a great discussion with City of Sierra Vista Mayor Rick Mueller about the future plans for the West End, local economic development, and the Villages at Vigneto in Benson.

Second Hour – Mayor Rick Mueller

And in our third hour we were joined by general surgeons Dr. Jody Jenkins, Dr. Meg Karges, and Director of Preoperative Services, Donna Hale, who talked about the female centric future of surgery at Canyon Vista Medical Center.

Third Hour – Canyon Vista Medical Center

Friday Focus Morning Show – August 12

There’s a lot going on in our community and beyond over the next few days. Get the info you need for a fun filled weekend during the first hour of this week’s show. Hosts Pat Call and Amanda Baillie also discussed the week’s news with Eric Petermann, of the Sierra Vista Herald/Bisbee Daily Review.

First Hour – Upcoming Events

Learn about a great new event kicking off this weekend at Veterans Memorial Park. The 2nd Saturday event will be a monthly showcase for local talent and bands. Host Tim Cervantes spoke to Nikki Heinrich, vice chair of the Arts & Humanities Commission, which is sponsoring this evening of entertainment.

Second Hour – Arts & Humanities

Cochise College is getting ready to open its new downtown campus next week, and the whole community is invited to see how the former hospital has been transformed. Ana Smith, of the Center for Lifelong Learning, and Chef Dani, of the Culinary Arts Program, joined Pat to talk about the exciting changes ahead.

Third Hour – Cochise College

Friday Focus Morning Show – August 5

Find out how you can improve your communication and leadership skills at the upcoming Women In Action conference on August 16. Take a moonlight hike at Kartchner Caverns, taste local wine at Cafe Roka, and pick up some salsa at Apple Annies. We have the details for all these events, plus much more, in our first hour with hosts Pat Call and Amanda Baillie.

First Hour – upcoming events

IMG_0181The Cochise College downtown center will hold its grand opening this month and president J.D. Rottweiler dropped by the studio to tell host Simone McFarland all about it. We also had a visit from Matt McLachlan, the City of Sierra Vista’s Community Development Director, who talked about some of the current projects taking place throughout Sierra Vista.

Second Hour – Cochise College & City of Sierra Vista

IMG_0182In our third hour Amanda Baillie spoke with Diane Jones, the manager of the Sierra Vista Farmers Market. Diane explained why the market is so important to the community, who the 50 vendors are, and why they don’t hold the market on a Saturday – you can visit the market every Thursday at Veterans Memorial Market from 10am-2pm.

Third Hour – Sierra Vista Farmers Market