MEMA has distributed 2.25 million masks

Yesterday, the Mississippi Emergency Management Agency (MEMA) announced that they have distributed 2.25 million masks across the state. “There’s been a lot of work that’s been done,” MEMA Executive Director Greg Michel said. “We’ve come a long way over the last 60 days on this effort, and I’m so proud of the folks I’ve been … Continue reading “MEMA has distributed 2.25 million masks”

SOS Watson op-ed + interview on The JT Show

Secretary of State Michael Watson wrote the following op-ed on the importance of voting and how state officials are planning to protect voters amid the COVID-19 pandemic: During these unprecedented times, I am grateful for all of the essential workers and volunteers who are providing access to food, healthcare, and supplies. The COVID-19 global pandemic … Continue reading “SOS Watson op-ed + interview on The JT Show”

Governor Reeves talks COVID-19, stimulus bill

Governor Tate Reeves joined The Gallo Show on Tuesday morning to talk about the current state of COVID-19 in Mississippi, as well as the unsigned bill that would grant $300 million to the state’s small businesses. Reeves told Paul Gallo that he believes Mississippi avoided a peak and has instead hit a plateau. “We never … Continue reading “Governor Reeves talks COVID-19, stimulus bill”

Bondurant’s alcohol-free hand sanitizer works just as well

Amid the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, hand sanitizer is becoming harder and harder to find in stores. Retired physician Dr. Sid Bondurant and his company, Medical Sparks Biologics, are offering an alcohol-free hand sanitizer known as DAB. It would seem as if without isopropyl or phenethyl alcohol, there is not a way for germs to be … Continue reading “Bondurant’s alcohol-free hand sanitizer works just as well”

Rep. Miles: internet accessibility must be a priority

On Monday morning, Representative Tom Miles joined The Gallo Show to talk about the need to expand broadband accessibility across the state of Mississippi. “When you’re from a rural area like I’m from and most of the state is from, you know that is the concern,” Miles, who represents District 75, said. “The thing we … Continue reading “Rep. Miles: internet accessibility must be a priority”

Gov. Tate Reeves Joins the Conversation via Video Call on The JT Show

Governor Tate Reeves joins the discussion to give an update on his plans for the continuing response to everything from Murder Hornets to COVID-19. Gov Tate Reeves Joins the #JTShow Posted by SuperTalk Mississippi on Wednesday, May 6, 2020

Dr. LouAnn Woodward on The JT Show

Dr. LouAnn Woodward(Vice Chancellor of Health Affairs and Dean of School of Medicine at UMMC) joins the conversation by phone to answers some questions surrounding the COVID-19 outbreak. If you missed her conversation with Dave Hughes(sitting in for JT today), you can find it here – Dr. LouAnn Woodward Joins the Conversation on COVID-19 Dr. … Continue reading “Dr. LouAnn Woodward on The JT Show”

Lt. Gov. Delbert Hosemann on COVID-19

Lt. Gov. Delbert Hosemann joined the conversation by phone to give an update on the COVID-19 outbreak and to again ask Mississippians to take part in his bell-ringing project every night at 6 PM to honor the health care workers and first responders on the front lines of the fight against COVID-19. If you missed … Continue reading “Lt. Gov. Delbert Hosemann on COVID-19”

Speaker Philip Gunn on COVID-19 Response and Orders

Speaker Philip Gunn joins the conversation by phone to practice safe social-distancing to discuss the reasoning behind the governmental “shelter-in-place” order in response to the COVID-19 outbreak. If you missed his conversation with Dave Hughes(filling in for JT today), you can find it here – Speaker Philip Gunn on COVID-19 Government Orders Speaker Philip Gunn … Continue reading “Speaker Philip Gunn on COVID-19 Response and Orders”

Lt. Gov. Delbert Hosemann on COVID-19

Lt. Gov. Hosemann joins the discussion to break down the Shelter-in-Place order going into effect tomorrow, Friday, April 3rd, 2020 at 5PM. If you missed his conversation with Dave Hughes and Gerard Gibert(sitting in for JT today), you can find it here – Lt. Governor Delbert Hosemann on COVID-19 Lt. Gov. Hosemann joins the discussion … Continue reading “Lt. Gov. Delbert Hosemann on COVID-19”

MEMA Executive Director Greg Michel on COVID-19

Mississippi Emergency Management Agency Executive Director Greg Michel joins the conversation to discuss the Shelter-in-Place order going into effect. If you missed his conversation with Dave Hughes and Gerard Gibert(sitting in for JT today), you can find it here –   MEMA Executive Director Greg Michel on COVID-19 Mississippi Emergency Management Agency Executive Director Greg … Continue reading “MEMA Executive Director Greg Michel on COVID-19”

A COVID19 Conversation with a Virologist

Dr. Wayne Gray(Virologist at the University of Mississippi Department of Biology) brings his 40+ years of experience studying viruses to the table to discuss some facts about COVID19 and the dispel some myths surrounding the Pandemic. If you missed his conversation with Gerard Gibert(filling in for JT today), you can find it here –