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.
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
Kasey Edwards won the Spread Some Kindness drawing last Friday from MG and Company and Kicks96. Tuesday afternoon she presented her mother, Lana Crutcher, 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
As I took my Sunday afternoon cruise, I approached the stop sign on Hwy 15 in Union. Off to my left my eyes caught a group over on a ball field. Curiosity got me. I was met by Coach Jerry Calloway and he explained that this was the Union Youth Football’s Awards Ceremony. The Rookies won the 2019 Area Wide Super Bowl and they were just now having the celebration. The kids were super excited and I left with... Read More.
After months of closure, Excitement is now in full swing as Pearl River Resort fully opened the property. Silver Star welcomed guests yesterday after The Golden Moon successfully opened it’s doors a few weeks ago. I went and checked things out for myself. I was welcomed right away This place is clean! I even... Read More.
LOLLYDUDE wrapped up the Max Minute Chats with Jerome Trahan this morning on the Main Event. There are so many stories to be told at Mississippi’s Arts and Entertainment in Meridian. This morning they featured, John Lee Hooker, Tammy Wynette, and John Grisham. The Max Minute is brought to you by The Clothesline on the Square in Philadelphia. Like The Max, The Clothesline is a easy ride from anywhere in our listening area. www.msarts.org