Good Day Atlanta Viewer Information January 15, 2016

13 HOURS: THE SECRET SOLDIERS OF BENGHAZI :13 HOURS is a the true story of six former military who were in Benhazi as security contractors when the American Ambassador Compound was attacked.  The 13 hours spent defending the compound was eventually documented in a book they all wrote and is now the subject of the film 13 HOURS.  Three of the six former American soldiers/military contractors who wrote the book join us on Good Day Atlanta with an inside look on the true story behind the anticipated film.  For more information click here. 


Pet of the day from Operation Second Chance and Gwinnett Jail Dogs.  For more information click here.


Gardening With Gurvir Dhindsa: Decorating with houseplants for a healthier new year. Pike Nurseries expert Melodie McDanal joins Gurvir Dhindsa to discuss how indoor plants bring much needed color during the winter and create a cleaner enviroment.  For more information on Pike Nurseries click here. 


Model Train And "Railroadiana" Show Chugs Into Norcross:  Expect lots of little engines that could -- and will -- race into Norcross this weekend, for the 50th Atlanta Model Train and Railroadiana Show.

The event is the southeast's premiere show devoted to model trains and "railroadiana" -- which means vintage railroad artifacts that include signage and lighting.  More than 300 vendor and exhibitor tables are expected for the 50th show, with many selling rare and collectible artifacts and model train cars -- and several groups will have model train sets displayed and running for visitors to watch.  The 50th Atlanta Model Train and Railroadiana Show takes place Saturday from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the North Atlanta Trade Center on Jeurgens Court in Norcross. 

Good Day Atlanta's Paul Milliken spent the morning there, getting a preview of this year's show. For more information click here.