The G.V. Sonny Montgomery VA Medical Center in Jackson has been under the microscope again in the last few weeks. Testimony offered before a Congressional committee by VA employees accused the center of nepotism, privacy concerns and other issues. Joe Battle has been director of the Center for over a year. He visited our studios to answer some of the concerns, and talk about the future of the Sonny Montgomery VA.
As Diabetes Awareness Month concludes, we'll hear the story of the Reed Family. Jack Reed Junior is the former mayor of Tupelo. His son, also named Jack, was diagnosed with Type 1 diabetes over 15 years ago. Reed talked to us about how that diagnosis changed his family.
With Thanksgiving just days away, we wanted to get some healthy ideas for cooking a memorable meal with lots of flavor - and no guilt. Of course we turned to Chef Rob Stinson of MPB's Fit To Eat. He spoke with our Ezra Wall.