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First Responders Celebrate New Organization with Support Services

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Mississippi first responders are celebrating a new organization that provides support, as they work to save lives across the state.

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Mississippi Edition: Wednesday, August 15th

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On today's show: Find out what's to come in one of the largest research studies in history happening right here in Mississippi. Then, we'll learn why there's a critical need for blood donations. And, Phi Theta Kappa National Honor Society celebrates 100 years in Mississippi. Plus, the story of how a Mississippi man's tribute to his wife and their enduring love is gaining international buzz.

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Mississippi Man's Museum to Honor Wife Int'l Attraction

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A Mississippi man's museum, a tribute to his wife, has garnered international attention; a testament to their nearly 60 years of marriage and his enduring love.

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Mississippi Edition: Tuesday, August 14th

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On today's show: The Capital City's troubled zoo is under new management, and the mayor says he's not interested in relocating it. Then, a conversation from StoryCorps in Mississippi. And, find out how the state's first rural charter school is faring AND what more could be in store for the Delta.

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Delta Charter School Opens With Others Being Planned

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Mississippi’s first rural charter school has been operating for three weeks in the Delta. As MPB’s Alexandra Watts reports, more charter schools could be on the way.

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Mississippi Edition: Monday, August 13th

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On today's show: The new state auditor shares what his office found out about mismanaged Medicaid funds AND what they're going to do about it. Then on Everyday Tech, we'll hear from the experts on Back-to-school tech and how to get the best bang for your buck. And, find out why safety at the school bus is a top priority this time of year.

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Operation STOP warns drivers about student transportation safety

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School is back in session and for many parents and advocates, student safety while getting on and off the bus is top priority.

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UMMC builds state's first emergency communications center

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Officials with the University of Mississippi Medical Center are breaking ground on a state-of-the-art emergency services center.

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Mississippi Edition: Thursday, August 9th

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On today's show: Find out why Mississippi one of the states suing the federal government over an immigration program. Then, find out how Mississippi measures up to the nation on cancer policies. And in our book club meet Mississippi author Julian Rankin with his new book, "Catfish Dream".

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Girls Write and Shape the World in Mississippi Delta

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Young women in the Mississippi Delta are using words to empower and express themselves. MPB’s Alexandra Watts reports on how girls are writing, changing and shaping their world.

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