Public Service Commissioner Brandon Presley Joins the Conversation

Brandon Presley(MS Public Service Commissioner – Northern District) joins the conversation by phone to talk about implementing an easier way to reach out to the Suicide Prevention Hotline and to touch on some legislation that he is keeping an eye on as Committee Deadline day winds down. If you missed his conversation with Dave Hughes(filling … Continue reading “Public Service Commissioner Brandon Presley Joins the Conversation”

Mississippi Alliance to End Suicide | @TheJTShow

President of the Mississippi Alliance to End Suicide Mrs. Vickie Winslett stops by the studio to discuss the tough topic of suicide. From how the Holiday Season impacts those having suicidal ideations to how you can help a loved one that is struggling with suicidal thoughts, if you missed her conversation with JT, you can … Continue reading “Mississippi Alliance to End Suicide | @TheJTShow”

Suicide Prevention Awareness Month | @TheJTShow

Mr. David Arthur(Suicide Prevention Program Manager – 412th Engineering Command USARMY) and our very own Jared Bounds join the conversation to talk about Suicide Prevention as September is Suicide Prevention Awareness Month. If you missed their powerful conversation with JT, you can find it here –

Shattering the silence about teen suicide

Suicide is the 3rd leading cause of death among teens in Mississippi. While suicide is not a “good thing” in nature, raising awareness and having a conversation about prevention can save a life. Molly Portera, Director of Suicide Prevention Outreach with MS Department of Mental Health along with Teresa Mosley, a mom who understands the scars a … Continue reading “Shattering the silence about teen suicide”