On the August 24th Wake Up Call, Rick is joined by intuitive analyst Lee Channing. During the hour they talk about major life decisions, loss, and finding ways to move forward with positive energy and color awareness.
On the August 17th Wake Up Call, Rick is joined by veterinarian Dr. Mike Fietz. During the hour they talk about cats and dogs, taking calls from the community about their own pets. Topics covered include dogs who drink excessive amounts of water, cats with allergies, and quality of life for elderly pets.
On the August 10th Wake Up Call, Rick is joined by immunologist Dr. Scott Commins and two parents Karen Brooks-Fox and Kelly Jackson. During the hour they discuss food allergies: what are their causes, where are the cures, and how they affect children and their families.
On the August 3rd Wake Up Call, Rick is joined by two superintendents of local school districts, Pam Moran(Albemarle) and Jeff Comer(Nelson). During the hour they discuss school safety, budget cuts, anti bullying, changes to the SOL tests, and other topics related to the changing role of education.
On the July 27th Wake Up Call, Rick is joined by Sean Tubbs, senior reporter for Charlottesville Tomorrow.During the hour they discuss various upcoming plans, changes, improvements, and legal battles regarding route 29 and the local bypasses.
On the July 20th Wake Up Call, host Rick Moore is joined by Graelyn Bashear, News Editor at C-ville Weekly. During the hour they discuss a natural gas pipeline and Spectra Energy’s PA to NC with connections in Orange, Louisa, and Madison counties. Rick and Graelyn also discuss the case of a woman being sued by the UVA Medical Center for unpaid bills.
On the July 13th Wake Up Call, host Rick Moore is joined by Frederick Hitz, ex CIA operations officer, Statutory Inspector General and author of The Great Game: The Myth and Reality of Espionage . During the hour they discuss the veiled history of Intelligence, from real-life cases to fictional spies, the definition of espionage, means of recruitment, methods of spying, and more.
On the July 6th Wake Up Call, Robyn Jackson, Director of the Civility School, returns to the show to talk with Rick about a number of topics related to manners and etiquette such as the history and importance of utensil placement,lunchroom behavior, interview tips,cell phone etiquette, continue or end a conversation, introducing people, taking a compliment, babysitting etiquette and more.
On the June 29th Wake Up Call, UVa professor of Public Health Sciences and author of If That Ever Happens to Me: Making Life and Death Decisions after Terri Schiavo, Lois Shepherd. During the show, they discuss her book as well as various aspects of the Schiavo case, the factors involved in “End of Life” decisions, Right to die Vs. Right to live, Late recoveries, such as the story of Terry Wells, and more.
On the June 1st Wake Up Call, Rick talks to Dr. Chris Winter of the Charlottesville Neurology and Sleep Medicine. During the Hour they discuss good vs. bad sleep habits, what is a “Good Nights Sleep”, Insomnia, Sleep Apnea, caller questions, and more.