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Thacker Mountain Radio Hour | Saturday, August 10, 2019 | Tupelo author Paige Williams

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Celebrating Paige Williams' debut book, "The Dinosaur Artist", with bluesman Dexter Allen and rocking soul band, Matt Stansberry & The Romance.

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Mississippi Edition: Monday, August 5

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Two powerful Mississippi lawmakers in Washington talk about the prospects for getting pumps installed in the flood-prone south Delta. We'll hear from four candidates for the state attorney general's office. And we'll explain why Mississippians need to take note of the Equifax hacking settlement.

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Mississippi Edition: Friday, August 2

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With just days to go before the August 6th primaries, gubernatorial candidates stump for votes at Mississippi’s Giant Houseparty. Hear Jim Hood, Tate Reeves, Bill Waller Jr.and more from the Neshoba County Fair.

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Mississippi Edition: Thursday, August 1

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Political stumping is underway at the Neshoba County Fair. We hear from the candidates for lieutenant governor. Also, more counties are added to the emergency declaration list after severe flooding. And we’ll have a Book Club interview with Shennette Garrett-Scott.

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Mississippi Edition: Wednesday, July 31

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The Legislative Black Caucus examines discrimination against home mortgage applicants. A convention aims to promote the advantages of community health providers. And the University of Mississippi promotes services to help students with financial emergencies.

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Mississippi Edition: Tuesday, July 30

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A public benefits advocate blasts a federal move to restrict SNAP food benefits - it could have a significant impact in Mississippi. Another federal proposal could pave the way for small business retirement options. And we'll have an interview with gubernatorial candidate Albert Wilson.

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Grassroots Playlist

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Grassroots playlist for Saturday, July 27, 2019. Featured were Doc Watson, Longview, the Price Sisters, Bill Strings, Luncinda Williams and more.

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Thacker Mountain Radio Hour | Saturday, August 3, 2019 | Grammy nominated bluesman R.L. Boyce.

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Tune in to hear acclaimed southern novelist Joshilyn Jackson, Grammy-nominated bluesman R.L. Boyce and Texas guitar wunderkind, Jack Barksdale on Thacker Mountain Radio Hour.

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Now You're Talking w/ Marshall Ramsey: Dr. Beverly Wade Hogan

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On this episode we sit down and speak with Dr. Beverly Wade Hogan. Listen as she shares moments about her life and the last 17 years as the first African American female President of Tougaloo College plus, find out what's next on her agenda after retirement.

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Mississippi Edition: Monday, July 29

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Acclaimed journalist Jerry Mitchell discusses the vandalism at an Emmett Till historical marker and some of the questions the story raises. A program tries to ease the passage of ex-cons back into society. And we’ll hear from the only woman running for governor this year, Velesha P. Williams.

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