6/10/21 - Floods | Pop-Up Vaccine Clinics | Rural Policing | Writer Curtis Wilkie
Flooding in North Mississippi forces evacuations.
Plus, we visit a pop-up vaccine clinic in Richland.
Then, a look at policing in rural Mississippi.
And, in today's Book Club, the power and violence of the Ku Klux Klan in 1960s Jones County.
7/29/2021 - COVID-19 | Neshoba County Fair | Power Grid | Writer Steve Robertson
Mississippi reports more than eighteen hundred new COVID-19 cases.Then, Lieutenant Governor Delbert Hosemann addresses the Neshoba County Fair.Plus, the Gulf coast's power grid braces for hurricanes.And, a conversation with writer Steve Robertson.
7/26/2021 - Abortion | Hospitals | Eviction Moratorium
Attorney General Lynn Fitch amps up her rhetoric as Mississippi's 15-week abortion ban heads to the Supreme Court. Then, the state's latest COVID-19 spike threatens to overwhelm hospitals. And, Jackson prepares for the federal eviction moratorium to lift.
7/23/2021 - Vaccine Hesitancy | Back-to-School Guidance | Elise Winter
Mississippi is one of America's most vaccine-hesitant states. Then, the American Academy of Pediatrics issues new back-to-school guidance. And, friends and colleagues pay tribute to First Lady Elise Winter. Memorial contributions in celebration of Elise Winter can be made to Habitat for Humanity, Mississippi Capital Area at 615 Stonewall, Jackson, MS 39213, or online at Donate | Habitat for Humanity (habitatmca.org).