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.
Mississippi Roads travels down the Natchez Trace to the ghost town of Rocky Springs. While in the area we tour the Grand Gulf Military Park, which is dedicated to preserving the memory of that once prominent town and the Civil War battle that took place there. We also explore the ruins of Windsor and a special connection shared between two local men.Read More
Mississippi Roads travels to Moss Point where we learn about the community and explore the Gulf Coast Gator Ranch and the Pascagoula River Audubon Park. Walt meets Billy Joe Johnson who has chosen a life on the waters of the Pascagoula River. Then we make a trip up to the Delta to see the sights of the Tunica RiverPark.Read More
The Jimmie Rodgers museum in Meridian pays tribute to “The Father of Country Music.” The town is also home to Greg Cartmell a gifted artist and musician. Country Music takes the stage at scenic Sciple’s Mill in Kemper County. We also trace some of the Mississippi musicians and musical styles who are intertwined with the music of Jimmie Rodgers.Read More