It was a fun Main Event this morning. Kelley Swindall called in from New York. Callie Prince checked in from Nashville. Plus the 2020 Mississippi Songwriter of the Year, Danica Hart, along with her group Chapel Hart talked about getting ready to record in Muscle Shoals this weekend. Click the links and listen if you missed it. Callie Prince Kelley Swindall Danica... Read More.
JACKSON, Miss. — Commissioner of Agriculture and Commerce Andy Gipson has announced the details of the 161st Mississippi State Fair, which runs Wednesday, October 7, through Saturday, October 18. The Fair, an agricultural event featuring Mississippi’s youth livestock exhibitions, will officially begin with a ceremonial ribbon cutting at 5:00 p.m. on October 7. “The show must go on,” said Commissioner Gipson, “but for the show to go on in 2020, we’re going to have to do it social distance style.... Read More.
Open Arms in Philadelphia is having another food distribution tomorrow afternoon starting at 4:30 until it’s gone. If you need it please come. If you have a friend, neighbor, or family member that can’t get there, please come get a bag of groceries for them. It is easy. Just pull up and a volunteer will put a bag in your vehicle. Open Arms needs volunteers. You can also make a donation. Reach out to them at 601-663-8505 or [email protected]
It's just around the corner. Make your plans now. For all the information go to https://www.mdac.ms.gov/bureaus-departments/state-fairgrounds/fair/
It was an emotional morning for me, as 19 years ago came roaring back into my heart as I rolled out of bed at 3 am and headed for the station. Back in 2001 i was just going to bed, not a care in the world. When I woke up at noon, my answering machine was full of messages. I turned on the tv and saw the horror. The USA changed at Pearl Harbor and then again as the... Read More.
Sonya Smith from Louisville won the Spread Some Kindness drawing last Friday from MG & Company and Kicks96. Yesterday, she presented her fellow teacher, Jennifer Wallace, a little kindness. Flowers always make someone smile. You could spread some kindness yourself. Another drawing tomorrow morning. Text your name, where you are from, and who you want to show some kindness to. The number is 601-389-1967
STARKVILLE – The 2020 NFL season kicks off tonight, and a total of 22 former Mississippi State Bulldogs earned spots on the final 53-man rosters for their respective franchise with 13 additional Bulldogs beginning the season on either the practice squad or injured reserve. Fresh off winning Super Bowl LIV and signing a four-year, $85 million contract over the summer, Chris Jones enters his fifth season with the Kansas City Chiefs. He registered 9.0 sacks in the 2020 season and... Read More.
JACKSON, Miss. – The Mississippi Department of Agriculture and Commerce (MDAC) will distribute 1,400 food boxes to the public at the Mississippi State Fairgrounds in Jackson, this Friday, September 11, at 9:00 a.m. as part of the USDA sponsored Farmers to Families Food Box Program. “I’m glad the Mississippi Department of Agriculture and Commerce can assist with the Farmers to Families Food Box Program. It benefits not only our farmers and distributors, but also our citizens who may be struggling... Read More.