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On today's show: A brand new law could make Mississippi the toughest state to get an abortion. But will the courts ever let it see the light of day? Then, more on a new disaster request from Governor Phil Bryant to president Donald Trump for victims of recent storms. Plus, a closer look at the impact of nutrition on type 2 diabetes.Read More
Today we’ll start our road trip at MS State University for the 13th Annual Templeton Ragtime & Jazz Festival next we’ll head to Biloxi for the 3rd Annual Craft Beer Fest. After that we’ll and speak with Artist William Dunlap about the Meditations on the Landscape in Art & Literature Exhibition & Symposium and end the show with GRAMMY Museum MS.Read More
On today's show: A Mississippi prosecutor's jury selection tactics are being questioned by the United States Supreme Court. Then, a lottery board member and a state senator are on the defensive, facing questions about an $80,000 fundraiser. And in today's Book Club, a photo collection from civil rights-era Neshoba County.Read More