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Good Things with Rebecca Turner

Weekdays, 2 - 3 p.m.

Good Things with Rebecca Turner is Mississippi's Radio Happy Hour. Join Rebecca as she brings you the good stories about Mississippi's people, places and things to do.

Life doesn't have to be so serious, so let's have fun!

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Rebecca Turner
Host of Good Things with Rebecca Turner
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Producer of Good Things with Rebecca Turner
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The Latest Good Things

Mississippi’s Bagpipe Band

By Rebecca Turner | October 23, 2017

Pipe Bands are a fun and exciting way for students to get a feel of the traditional Scottish bagpipe and drum band at Presbyterian Christian School in Hattiesburg Mississippi and the surrounding area. The band is the only high-school based pipe band in the state.   PCS Pipe Band Director, Mathew Beall, stopped by the Good Things … Continue reading “Mississippi’s Bagpipe Band”

Ditch the Dentist Dread with Laser Technology

By Rebecca Turner | October 20, 2017

Carter Sledge Family Dentistry isn’t your typical dentist office. Understanding that family comes first, and the dentist shouldn’t be scary, they have created a safe and comfortable environment for patients of all ages. Dr. Carter and Dr. Sledge stopped by the studio to talk about the latest technology like the Solea Laser and the CEREC Crown … Continue reading “Ditch the Dentist Dread with Laser Technology”

Inflammatory Breast Cancer (IBC)

By Rebecca Turner | October 20, 2017

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, yet there is still types of the disease that hasn’t gain enough awareness. Inflammatory Breast Cancer (IBC): a rare and very aggressive disease in which cancer cells block lymph vessels in the skin of the breast. This type of breast cancer is called “inflammatory” because the breast often looks swollen … Continue reading “Inflammatory Breast Cancer (IBC)”

Belhaven Offers New Doctoral Program

By Rebecca Turner | October 18, 2017

Belhaven University has reached another historic milestone in Christian higher education and will now offer its first doctoral degree. “This is an exciting time in the academic life of Belhaven University,” said Dr. David Hand, dean of Belhaven’s School of Education. “The new doctoral program places the University at an entirely new level and status … Continue reading “Belhaven Offers New Doctoral Program”

Bare Knuckle Fighting in Mississippi

By Rebecca Turner | October 16, 2017

Brother Rodgers with Mississippi Department of Archive and History is a wealth of wonderful information from the annals of Mississippi history. Brothers stopped by the SuperTalk studios for Good Things and talked  about the last bare knuckle championship boxing match taking place outside of Hattiesburg in 1889. Listen to this fascinating 10 minute story here: … Continue reading “Bare Knuckle Fighting in Mississippi”

Purple for Peace in Mississippi

By Rebecca Turner | October 3, 2017

October is National Domestic Violence Awareness Month. Mississippi’s Coalition Against Domestic Violence is hosting it’s 8th annual Purple for Peace luncheon which promotes family violence prevention in recognition of domestic violence. Executive Director, Wendy Mahoney, stopped by Good Things to tell us more and share a video of red flags and first steps. Watch and … Continue reading “Purple for Peace in Mississippi”

USM Teaching 3D Printing to Teachers

By Rebecca Turner | October 2, 2017

Can you wrap your head around what a 3D printer, desktop CNC milling machine, laser cutter, vinyl and paper cutter can do? Pine Belt residents may not know what all these devices can do, but they can soon find out because Southern Miss is making them available to the public and now to teachers! Dr. … Continue reading “USM Teaching 3D Printing to Teachers”

Blessed are the Peacemakers 5K

By Rebecca Turner | September 28, 2017

The Wives of Warriors (WOW) will be hosting the 3rd Annual 5k honoring All Fallen Officers and also All Law Enforcement heroes that currently serve. Special Thanks to the Tupelo Running Club for directing and assisting with the race. W.O.W. is a group of ladies that share a common thread: we are proud, we are … Continue reading “Blessed are the Peacemakers 5K”

When women walk, things change!

By Rebecca Turner | September 28, 2017

Every year, GirlTrek, the largest national public health nonprofit and movement for Black women and girls, hosts an annual walking competition for Black churches across the country. The 9-day Prayer Trek takes place October 1-9 and is open to all denominations. “The Black church has always been a pillar of social justice on the front-lines … Continue reading “When women walk, things change!”

Rebel Time Capsule Revealed

By Rebecca Turner | September 26, 2017

Rumors of a time capsule at the Ole Miss cornerstone swirled throughout the campus as graduating classes came and went. Finally, in August of 2017, the once sealed in time capsuled was revealed. After a ceremony, the cornerstone and capsule were placed Nov. 11, 1978, and the capsule contained items symbolizing that day. Bradley Baker, … Continue reading “Rebel Time Capsule Revealed”

Good Things :: On Demand

ON DEMAND | Good Things with Rebecca Turner
10.23.17
 
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If you've ever wanted to learn more about the ancient art of bagpiping, you're in luck, because Rebecca Turner sat down with Matthew Bell, the PCS Bagpipe Band Instructor, to pick his brain on all things bagpipe!,
10.20.17
 
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Dr. Michael Carter and Dr. Catherine Sledge from Carter Sledge Family Dentistry join the conversation!,
10.19.17
 
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Learn more about whats going on with the folks from Saltillo Main Street!,
10.18.17
 
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10.17.17
 
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It is National Pasta Day!, Dr. Hand stops by to discuss Belhaven's first Doctoral Program!, A Brookhaven skating rink continues to make memories that span generations!,
10.16.17
 
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Brother Rodgers stops by to discuss a moment in history from the late 1800's that happened right outside of Hattiesburg!,
10.13.17
 
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10.12.17
 
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10.11.17
 
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10.10.17
 
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10.9.17
 
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6.7.17
 
Mississippi's First Lady is simply delightful!
Mrs. Deborah Bryant stopped by the studio with cookies for Rebecca and Ryno, and she chatted with Rebecca about her efforts to restore the Governor's Mansion and spending time with her grandbabies!
6.6.17
 
Bacon Brothers on Good Things!
The Bacon Brothers(Michael and Kevin) stopped by Good Things with Rebecca Turner!
6.5.17
 
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