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Becky Says: Heaven got a good one

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It's hard to remember that exact moment you've met a friend ... when it feels like he's always been a part of your life.Joe Smrekar is one of those friends. Our paths crossed during my time working at WBAY in Green Bay, Wisconsin - over a decade ago. This weekend, after a hard fought battle against cancer, he passed away.While Joe will always be my friend first ... he was also an excellent photojournalist, and superb when it came to lighting a news story. Joe is part of a larger group of spec... More>>

Becky says: What would your message be?

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If you had the audience of about 200 women for 10 minutes ... What is the most important message you could share.  Or ... if you were the one listening, what would you want to hear? Emceeing events is More>>

Spring has Sprung!

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Spring has sprung!  ... To be exact, at 12:57 p.m. Today. And there are signs of life emerging from the brown earth ... FINALLY adding some color! While I'm just happy my favorite season has arrived More>>

Joys of Home Ownership

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Oh, the joys of home ownership.  I am now the proud owner of new water and sewage lines More>>

Becky says: "Now that's Pinteresting!"

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Chef Jeff Bland - The Division Chef and Innovation Expert, Roanoke Division of US Foods shares his recipes so you can wow your family and friends this Valentine's Day! More>>

Becky says: Heart Ball 2014 record breaking success!

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The 2014 Roanoke Heart Ball is in the books ... and it proved to be a record breaking year! Here are some pretty spectacular facts about this 29th annual Heart Ball ...  More>>

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  • Becky says:Seemingly small conversations still mean a lot

    Becky says:Seemingly small conversations still mean a lot

    Thursday, January 30 2014 11:43 PM EST2014-01-31 04:43:30 GMT
    On this morning, 10 years ago, I called my dad for no particular reason, just to say hi and let him know it was NEGATIVE 35 degrees outside and I thought it was nuts!  I lived in Wisconsin at the time.
    On this morning, 10 years ago, I called my dad for no particular reason, just to say hi and let him know it was NEGATIVE 35 degrees outside and I thought it was nuts!  I lived in Wisconsin at the time.
  • Becky says:How to keep those resolutions

    Becky says:How to keep those resolutions

    Monday, January 20 2014 9:36 PM EST2014-01-21 02:36:05 GMT
    We are a few weeks into the new year ... the time people start to lose their zest with those resolutions.
    We are a few weeks into the new year ... the time people start to lose their zest with those resolutions.
  • Becky says: Merry Christmas!

    Becky says: Merry Christmas!

    Tuesday, December 24 2013 8:00 AM EST2013-12-24 13:00:12 GMT
    Merry Christmas!   Local weather forecasts across the country will show Norad's Santa sleigh tracker tonight, kids will think every red light they see in the sky is Rudolph's nose, and plates of cookies
    Merry Christmas!   Local weather forecasts across the country will show Norad's Santa sleigh tracker tonight, kids will think every red light they see in the sky is Rudolph's nose, and plates of cookies