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ME 12/13/19 - Census 2020 | ACA Enrollment | StoryCorps | First Lady Bryant

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With just a few weeks left until 2020, we take a look at what Mississippians can expect from the upcoming Census. Then, the enrollment deadline for coverage under the Affordable Care Act is Sunday, December 15th. We revisit our conversation with Insurance Commissioner Mike Chaney. And, after StoryCorps, a ceremonial groundbreaking for Mississippi's First Lady.

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ME 12/11/19 - 2019 Revenue Projections | Articles of Impeachment | Southern Remedy Health Minute | Arielle Hudson

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The State Economist's office projects higher than expected revenues for 2019. What does this mean for the 2020 budget? Also, the House has formally drafted articles of impeachment against President Trump. We look at the significance of this momentous act. And, after a Southern Remedy Health Minute, we talk with the University of Mississippi's first female African-American Rhodes Scholar.

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ME 12/10/19 - UM Confederate Monument | Immigrant Communities | Science of Reading

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The University of Mississippi is one step closer to relocating a Confederate monument. We talk to the Associated Student Body President. Plus, a special feature on the immigrant communities affected by the August ICE raids. And, Mississippi fourth graders have shown the greatest reading gains in the country according to the National Assessment of Education Progress.

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Third Coast Radio Ep. 11

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The Artist Spotlight guest this week on Third Coast Radio is a rock band from central Mississippi, The Startup. They are new to the music scene but have a sound and strategy to bring more investors to their musical business plan. With driving guitars and catchy lyrics, The Startup is ready to be heard.

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ME 12/6/19 - Honoring Vernon Dahmer | MDE Accountability Model | MHSAA Championships

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A civil rights leader is honored. And the Mississippi Department of Education considers adjusting its accountability model. Plus, the high school football season comes to a close with Championship Weekend.

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ME 12/5/19 - Mississippi Congressional Delegates on Impeachment | Felony Voting Rights Case | Book Club

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Impeachment hearings continue in the House Judiciary Committee. We hear from Mississippi delegates on both sides of the aisle Also, a federal appeals court is deciding whether felons in Mississippi should have the right to vote. Plus a new Book Club.

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ME 12/4/10 - Political Discord in the Workplace | HIV Challenges in the Delta | Southern Remedy Health Minute | ACA Enrollment

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Political discord in the workplace is growing nationwide. How can your job be affected by your political beliefs and affiliation? Also, part two of our special report on HIV challenges in the Delta. Plus, a Southern Remedy Health Minute. And, the enrollment period for health insurance through the ACA is drawing near. We talk to Insurance Commissioner Mike Cheney on how to get coverage.

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Visit MPB's booth at the Chimneyville Arts Festival Dec. 6-8

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Mississippi Public Broadcasting invites the public to visit our booth at the Chimneyville Arts Festival happening Friday through Sunday, Dec. 6-8 at the Mississippi Trade Mart.

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ME 12/3/19 - Charitable Giving |Special Report: HIV in the Delta | Lottery Hits Mississippi

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It's Giving Tuesday, a global generosity movement focused on unleashing the power of people and organizations to transform their communities. Secretary of State Delbert Hosemann outlines how to be safe in your charitable giving. Also, a special report on H-I-V challenges in the Delta. And the lottery hits Mississippi.

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Third Coast Radio Ep. 10

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Each week Third Coast Radio takes a look at what it takes for the independent artist to flourish using their musical talents. Hailing from Hattiesburg, Ty Trehern is using his talents for genre-bending melodies and vocals to flourish as a singer-songwriter. As the Artist Spotlight guest Ty talks about how his knowledge of public relations gives him a leg up on his contemporaries.

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