History Made at American Legion Tyner-Ford

Michelle served our country as a Marine gunnery sergeant, and recently took her gavel and her place in the history of American Legion Tyner-Ford Post 213 as its first female commander. Michelle called into Good Things to share her exciting news. Click to listen:

William Carey Rebuilding a Better Campus

On January 21, 2017, the Mississippi Pine Belt encountered an E-3 tornado. William Carey University suffered the greatest hit with nearly 90% of their buildings affected. Fast forward 6 months and William Carey is starting back the fall semester with a fresh start and perspective. Dr. Scott Hummel, Executive Vice President and Provost, joined Good … Continue reading “William Carey Rebuilding a Better Campus”

JT talks God and Ninja Warrior with Josh Butler

Josh Butler stopped by the JT Show to talk about his inspiring story of loss and love and his journey from Terry, Mississippi to Mt. Midoriyama! Josh met his wife at Ole Miss and moved to Nashville to follow her because he wanted to marry her. Soon after their nuptials, his wife, Katie, became pregnant … Continue reading “JT talks God and Ninja Warrior with Josh Butler”

Mississippian on American Ninja Warrior

Tonight, Josh Butler from Terry, MS will compete on the show American Ninja Warrior at 7pm on NBC. While that is exciting enough, it’s the story behind the scenes that provides the most encouragement. Josh and Katie Butler are a living testament to what it means to have true faith, trust, and hope in a … Continue reading “Mississippian on American Ninja Warrior”

General Fox Conner

It’s hard to be a Mississippian and not be curious or intrigued by the stories of the past. Often we focus on events, large scale movements, or political transitions, and forget that actual people, who called Mississippi home, were here living out those great stories. Award winning author, Steven Rabalais, stopped by the studio to … Continue reading “General Fox Conner”

Wedding Trends in Mississippi

It’s that time of year for school-bells and wedding-bells! Folks are off to class and off to the alter, and everyone wants to do it in style. Planning the perfect wedding can be the most wonderful (stressful) time of your life. But, with a little organization and helpful tips to keep you focused on what’s … Continue reading “Wedding Trends in Mississippi”

Dallas Brooks talking Drones!

Dallas Brooks, the Director of RASPET Flight Research Lab at Mississippi State and the Associate Director for Research of the ASSURE FAA UAS Center of Excellence, stopped by the JT Show to talk about his work with drones for the last 15 years and what they are doing at RASPET to solve some of the … Continue reading “Dallas Brooks talking Drones!”

Football Legend Marcus Dupree Shares His Story with H2H

The legendary high school football phenomenon Marcus Dupree talked to Matt and Richard from Head To Head about his incredible journey from the gridiron of Philadelphia High School to the NFL and back to Mississippi. He was the biggest, fastest running back in high school football history and was set to become a superstar. But … Continue reading “Football Legend Marcus Dupree Shares His Story with H2H”

Back to School with School Lunch

To pack or not to pack- your kid’s lunch- that is the question!  There is a lot that goes into answering that question, but don’t count out school food services. As a dietitian, I want to shed some light on the Good Things that are happening in many cafeterias around Mississippi. Registered Dietitian and Child … Continue reading “Back to School with School Lunch”

Snow Cone Stand Raises Mega Money

After an earthquake hit the Philippians, one boonville boy wanted to make a difference.  Webb DeVaughn, set out to help raise funds for Rosemary’s Home of Hope by selling snow cones for $1.00. His mom, Misty DeVaughn, wanted to help boost his clientele and made a boost on Facebook- as you can imagine, the word snowballed … Continue reading “Snow Cone Stand Raises Mega Money”

John Hardy Brought Some Critters to the Studio

John Hardy, an Aquarist from the Mississippi Museum of Natural Science, stopped by the studio to talk to JT about snakes and how to be safe with snakes in the great Mississippi Outdoors, but he brought along some reptilian buddies with him, including an Eastern Indigo snake and a juvenile Mississippi Alligator! JT even tricked … Continue reading “John Hardy Brought Some Critters to the Studio”