In a continued effort to provide relevant, interesting and engaging programming to our statewide audience, MPB Think Radio provides Mississippi Edition, a weekday news magazine program. Mississippi Edition, hosted by Karen Brown, features the latest news of the day and interviews with the people who are making the news themselves. The program not only provides Mississippi news but also addresses the ways that national and world news affects our state. Join Karen Brown as she shares the latest on Mississippi news, culture, and current events. Listen weekdays at 8:30 on MPB Think Radio.
There’s more to a recipe besides add a pinch of salt and a dash of pepper. Pull up a chair to Deep South Dining and get a new recipe that you can try or you can share one of your own. Having some friends over and don’t know what to cook? Does everybody go crazy over your specialty dish? What’s the story behind your family’s secret sauce? It’s the history behind true southern cooking. It’s Deep South Dining! Mondays at 9AM on MPB Think Radio.
Author, public speaker, cartoonist, cancer survivor, and occasional comedian. These are just some of the titles associated with Marshall Ramsey. Now he adds to that list “Host on MPB Think Radio.” You’ve probably seen his work in a newspaper near you, but now, you can put a voice to the name. On NOW You’re Talking with Marshall Ramsey,you’ll hear commentary on the latest news, punch-lines from his latest cartoons, interviews with fellow cancer survivors he’s met along the way and compelling stories of known and unknown people, places, and things of Mississippi. Listen Monday mornings at 10AM on MPB Think Radio.
For more than 9 years, Southern Remedy ran as a weekly radio show with its host Rick deShazo, M.D. Now Dr. Rick is joined by four of his colleagues to deliver health information, opinions and medical advice five days a week from 11 a.m. to noon. Southern Remedy radio is where the doctors are always in. Mondays – Healthy and Fit; Tuesday- Behavioral Health with Susan Buttross, M.D.; Wednesdays – General Health Questions with Rick deShazo, M.D.; Thursday – Kids and Teens with Jimmy Stewart, M.D.; Fridays – Women’s Health with Michelle Owens, M.D.
Money Talks focuses on personal finance as it applies to Mississippians. In any given week, we’ll talk about anything from preparing your taxes to saving for college or investing in the stock market. Nancy Lottridge-Anderson, President of New Perspectives, Inc. and Ryder Taff, portfolio manager at New Perspectives co-authors of "P.I.G.G.Y. Plan-It: Prudent Investors Get Going Young" join Kevin Farrell in the studio to answer your personal finance questions about family budgeting, retirement savings, Social Security, investments, debt management and more. Email the show at any time at email@example.com. Money Talks airs Tuesday mornings at 9 on MPB Think Radio.
Have you ever wanted to know the definition of a legal term? Do you find yourself wondering what your rights are when it comes to your property, marriage, or health? If you answered yes to one of those questions, In Legal Terms is the show for you. Tune in and learn more about your legal rights and how the law affects your day to day life. In Legal Terms is hosted by some of Mississippi's top legal leaders and experts. The show is set to consistently provide thought-provoking commentary and opinions on legal topics, whether local or national. Court trials, U.S. Supreme Court arguments, hearings, and other timely legal topics are all covered on In Legal Terms. Get the answers you’ve been searching for Tuesday mornings at 10 on MPB Think Radio.
Do you have a leaky faucet? Would you like to put a ceiling fan in your bedroom? Or maybe you want to mount a flat screen TV to the wall? Welcome to Fix It 101! Tune in Wednesdays at 9am and let’s get some of those home projects done! Whether it’s a plumbing problem or an electrical question, call in and find out if you can do that home repair yourself or if you need to call a professional. You may be handier than you think you are!
Will a cell phone that fell in water still work? How can you tell if it’s safe to shop on a certain website? With the fast-paced and ever-evolving world of technology, it’s practically impossible to tackle it all alone, so Everyday Tech is here to help you navigate it all! From computer viruses to cell phone batteries to your social media accounts, our technology experts, Wiltz Cutrer and Jeremy Thompson are here to answer your everyday questions about everyday technology with host Michelle McAdoo. So join us every Wednesday at 10 am for Everyday tech the tech show for Everyday People!!
Check out Creature Comforts on MPB Think Radio! Each week, Libby Hartfield, Retired Director of the Mississippi Museum of Natural Science, brings a specialist into the studio to answer your questions about various animals we see in Mississippi. And of course, Dr. Troy Majure, a veterinarian at the Animal Medical Center of Jackson answers your pet questions. Each week, you’ll learn more about the animals that live in our homes and the animals who live in the world around us. You’ll also find out more about family-friendly exhibits and events at the Mississippi Museum of Natural Science in Jackson. Email your pet and animal questions to firstname.lastname@example.org and listen to Creature Comforts Thursday mornings at 9 on MPB Think Radio.
Auto Correct is a route to correct your problem with your automobile. Our mechanic on duty will listen to the issue then determine the best way to go about solving your concern. In Mississippi, having your transportation in the shop for repair is an inconvenience few can afford. Calling in to get advice may be a valuable time saver. Discover the best type of specialist to work on your car or realize that this repair is in your wheelhouse.
Listen to The Gestalt Gardener Friday mornings at 9 and Saturday mornings at 10 on MPB Think Radio. Each week, horticulturalist Felder Rushing shares stories, answers questions and just talks gardening. Of course, you’ll hear a bit of “cheesy music” in every program and you might hear a bad joke or two as well. The Gestalt Gardener is a long-time favorite on MPB Think Radio, due in no small part to Felder’s laid-back, your-neighbors-might-talk-but-so-what approach to gardening. Email Felder anytime at email@example.com and listen Friday mornings at 9 and Saturday mornings at 10 to The Gestalt Gardener on MPB Think Radio. And in the meantime, as Felder says, get out and get dirty.
Next Stop, Mississippi is your on-air source for information about upcoming events and attractions across the state. Get to know the real Mississippi! Each week MPB and Mississippi Today, alongside MDA Division of Tourism, will highlight well-known and unknown places in Mississippi with the best food, parks, music and arts. We’ll not only tell you what’s going on in your neck of the woods but also share the history and people behind the markets, sporting events, concerts, fairs and festivals all over Mississippi. Hear the personal stories and traditions behind that favorite event you attend each year. Our next stop could be Senatobia, Morton or Monticello. You never know where we’ll stop, but the adventure always starts with a turn of the dial to Next Stop, Mississippi, airing Friday mornings on MPB Think Radio.
There are so many interesting, healthy, unusual sports open to Mississippians. From Archery to Lacrosse to Zumba (that last one isn’t really a sport but it’s a fitness activity), MPB’s Season Pass hopes to introduce you to a pastime you might like to try or at least help you to learn a little something about the game. Host Jay White and Producer Liz Gill will bring to you experts from around the state and let you know what’s going on near you for you to watch, cheer, or participate in soon. MPB’s Season Pass, Thursday mornings at 10 on MPB Think Radio.
Each week, members of MAC's staff host The Mississippi Arts Hour, a radio program broadcast on Mississippi Public Broadcasting's FM and digital radio networks. The show features interviews with Mississippi artists, musicians, craftspeople, and others involved in arts and culture from around the state.
Tune in Friday at 10:30 PM during high school football season for Friday Night Under the Lights. From Corinth to the Gulf Coast, MPB has High School Football covered with FNUTL.
Grassroots is a two-hour presentation of bluegrass, acoustic and folk music. Listeners can expect a Saturday night musical journey from classic folk and early string band music through traditional bluegrass sounds and into the new world of evolving acoustic music. Uncle Dave Macon, Bill Monroe, and the Kingston Trio meet Doc Watson, Alison Krauss and Nickel Creek every Saturday night at 8PM on MPB Think Radio.
Highway 61 is an award winning, one hour blues program hosted by Scott Baretta at the Center for the Study of Southern Culture at Ole Miss. Each week, Highway 61 delivers the best in blues music and culture: past, present and future. Highway 61 airs Saturday night at 11:00 p.m. and again on Sunday at 6:00 p.m. on MPB Think Radio.
Thacker Mountain Radio Hour is a live, unrehearsed broadcast out of Oxford, Mississippi, that features author readings and a wide array of musical performances. For more than ten years, Thacker Mountain Radio has broadcast literary readings and an eclectic mix of musical performances to “cheering, foot-stomping, applauding spectators” at Off Square Books. Saturdays at 7PM on MPB Think Radio.