6/8/2021 - Congressman Bennie Thompson | Vaccine Hesitancy | New Alzheimer's Drug
Congressman Bennie Thompson says a higher minimum wage, among other reforms, can better the lives of poor Mississippians.
Then, community leaders talk vaccine hesitancy.
And, a new Alzheimer's drug faces questions of efficacy and accessibility.
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).