Good Day Atlanta Viewer Information: May 25, 2015


A father's memorial to his son:  Eight years ago, Sgt. 1st Class Robert Dunham was killed in Iraq. He was a communications chief in the Army, serving as part of a military transition team training Iraqi security forces. During a mission, the Humvee he was riding in hit an IED. Dunham died on May 24, 2007.

A month after his son's death, George Dunham decided to build a memorial for his son in front of his home in Decatur, maintaining the site for eight years. He says Robert lived a Christian life in every aspect and that there is a training area named after him in Augusta at Fort Gordon. For George Dunham the memorial is a way to continue to celebrate his son's life. Click here to view the story.

Last minute Memorial Day cookout ideas with the Cherokee Cattle Company. The authentic Texas Roadhouse restaurant joins us with ideas on how to spice up your meal. Good Day Atlanta's Paul Milliken gets a one on one lesson on how to grill up pork chops, ribs and much more. For more information on Gus Tselios or Cherokee Cattle Co. click here.

Move It Monday with "Her Fitness," in Canton, GA :Did you load up on extra calories this weekend leading up to Memorial Day? No worries, this Monday we continue to get you moving. Today on Good Day Atlanta, Gurvir Dhindsa visits a small gym with big results. "Her Fitness," in Canton, is all about empowering women through working out. The gym which caters to women is the brainchild of nutritionist Connie Hunter and her husband and trainer Greg Hunter. At "Her Fitness," you find women of all ages.Connie Hunter says women need a place where they are comfortable and don't have to worry about what they look like or whether they have makeup on. She says that at "Her Fitness," there are no bells and whistles or fancy equipment. Instead, it's just good old working and combining that with the right nutrition plan are really important helping them create the tools necessary for a lifestyle change. For more on today's Move It Monday story with Gurvir Dhindsa click here. For more information on "Her Fitness," click here.

Good Day Atlanta pet of the day from the Humane Society of Cobb County. For more information click here.

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Memorial Day 2015: Freebies and deals in metro Atlanta & events/ceremonies taking place on Monday. 

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