Since 1985 MPB has been Mississippi’s source for news and entertainment on the radio. MPB Think Radio features thought provoking news and analysis programs as well as shows that entertain and inspire. MPB airs 15 local call-in shows each week from 9 a.m. to noon. Our expert hosts focus on topics relevant to Mississippians, informing you on everything from legal advice to how to grow greener grass. Find out more about MPB Think Radio and view a list of programs. MPB’s HD channel, MPB Music Radio, features music from an array of musical genres. Our diverse lineups on both MPB Think and Music radio offer something for every listener.
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.Read More
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.Read More
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.Read More
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.Read More