MPB Kids Club

2013 MPB Holiday Card Contest Winners

The results are in! Here are the winners of the 2013 MPB Holiday Card Contest! Click on the images for a full-size view.

1st Place

Shaquilla S.

Jackson, MS

2nd Place

Jamel M.

Jackson, MS

3rd Place 

Daniel W.

Byhalia, MS

Honorable Mention (tie)

Christian I.

Jackson, MS

Nicelle H.

Biloxi, MS

All winners will get a special visit from our MPB team to receive a prize pack and their own framed artwork!

Winners were chosen among entries from all areas of the state, and all entries are featured in the photo gallery below.


2014 Writers Contest Winners!

MPB encouraged children in kindergarten through 3rd grade to create their own stories as part of the 2014 PBS KIDS GO! Writers Contest.  Children celebrated the power of creating stories and illustrations by submitting their own original pieces to MPB.  The Contest was a huge success this year. Internal and external judging was conducted to select our 2014 winners.  Winners for our 2014 Contest are as follows:


1st  Tyler Nicholson - The Fall of the Great Devourer

2nd  Wynter Fairley - When I Grow Up

3rd  Audra Freeman - Clover Mountain

First Grade:        

1st  Anton Nasrallah - If I Was a Cheetah

2nd  Grace Wallis - Sneaky Isabelle

3rd  Ben Fowler - The Secret Neighbors

Second Grade:    

1st  Lex Lu - Flame

2nd  Wesley Cowan - George the Giraffe

3rd  Ahmad Breedlove - The Hippo That Didn't Have a Name

Third Grade:         

1st  Kaylee Betts - Animal Times

2nd  Amina Muhammad - Who Ate It?

3rd Jimm Escalante - The Magician


National winners will be notified in June 2014.  Each national winner’s story will be posted on the contest website at