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NOW You're Talking with Marshall Ramsey

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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.

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.
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Jackson, MS

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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.

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English

Contact:

6014326364


Episodes

Now You're Talking w/ Marshall Ramsey: Get2College with Stephen Brown

1/14/2019
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Our guest today is Stephen Brown, Assistant Director of Outreach with “Get2College” A program of the Woodward Hines Education Foundation that specializes in college planning and financial aid in Mississippi. We’ll speak with him about the programs they provide for the students and parents in Mississippi. For more information about this program visit https://get2college.org/

Now You're Talking w/ Marshall Ramsey: Jerry Mitchell: The Next Chapter

1/7/2019
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Today we’ll sit down and talk with National Award winning, Pulitzer Prize finalist, Author and investigative reporter, Jerry Mitchell. We’ll talk with Jerry about his three decades at Clarion Ledger and his new adventures in reporting.

Duration:00:51:23

Now You're talking w/ Marshall Ramsey: Interview with Santa

12/17/2018
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This week we’re bringing you a special holiday edition with a very special guest: Santa Claus! That’s right, Santa took time out from his busy schedule to spend an hour with us today! We’ll talk to him about life at the North Pole and the family business, plus he may even give us a few secrets!!

Duration:00:51:39

Now You're Talking w/ Marshall Ramsey; Dyelicia Ball- a Father for Christmas!

12/3/2018
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December has officially arrived and what better way to start off the season than with a heartwarming story about receiving the perfect gift of love. Today our guest is Dyelicia Ball, a woman who took a chance and found the father she never knew she had!!

Duration:00:52:24

Now You're Talking w/ Marshall Ramsey: Jackson Council PTA, Still Making A Difference

11/26/2018
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The Mississippi PTA was founded in 1909 at Lake Chautauqua in Crystal Springs and over 100 years later the MS PTA is still a powerful voice for children and parents. Today we’ll go behind the scenes of the Parents Teachers Association and speak with Rosaline McCoy, President of the Jackson Council PTA, Michelle Henry, Vice President of Jackson Council PTA for Middle Schools and Anna Hall with the Education committee.

Duration:00:51:11

Now You're Talking w/ Marshall Ramsey: Stewpot Community Services- Jill Buckley and Karen Cotton

11/19/2018
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Thanksgiving is a time to reflect on the things we have the people we love, and giving back to others, so today we’ll talk to a woman who knows firsthand how giving back can affect people’s lives forever. Jill Buckley, Executive Director of Stewpot Services is here along with Karen Cotton a former Stewpot client turned Volunteer. We’ll talk with Jill about the different services Stewpot offers and we’ll speak with Karen about how Stewpot helped change her life.

Duration:00:52:19

Now You're Talking w/ Marshall Ramsey: Charles & Talamieka Brice

10/29/2018
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Today our guests are husband and wife design team Charles and Talamieka Brice. We’ll talk with them about their Family, Brice Media, and of course the amazing mural that is displayed on the South wall of Barack H. Obama Magnet School in Jackson. Plus Michelle and I will talk about the latest headlines in the weekly roundup.

Duration:00:52:24

Now You're Talking w/ Marshall Ramsey: Commissioner of Agriculture and Commerce, Andy Gipson

10/15/2018
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Today we sit down and talk with Mississippi’s Commissioner of Agriculture and Commerce, Andy Gipson. We’ll talk with him about his family, faith and career and find out what he has planned for Mississippi for the next 4 years.

Duration:00:51:35

Now You're Talking w/ Marshall Ramsey: Revival Roads; Jason Beverly's Fictional tour of Mississippi

10/8/2018
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Today our guest is Dr. Jason A. Beverly a Mississippi author who often incorporates the use of tradition, history, urban legends, folklore, and supernatural elements in his stories to provide intimate glimpses into the fictional lives of African Americans in the South and today he’s here to talk with us about his new novel Mississippi Revival Roads.

Duration:00:52:01

Now You're Talking w/ Marshall Ramsey: The “Fairy Monitor” More than a Fairy tale!!

10/1/2018
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Today our guest is Linden Barefield of Meridian. We will talk with Linden about her new children's book titled, "Fairy Monitor.” Listen as she explains how the high cost of health-care for her 72 -year-old father who suffers from Parkinson's disease led her to tap into her artistic talents.

Duration:00:52:23

Now You're Talking w/ Marshall Ramsey: Operation Shoestring: Teaching Children, Inspiring Families!

9/24/2018
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Operation Shoestring continues to help shape a better tomorrow for children and families in Jackson and today we have the pleasure of speaking with Executive Director, Robert Langford. We’ll talk with him about the wonderful programs they provide for the community, how it all began and how they plan to celebrate their 50th year anniversary.

Duration:00:51:57

Now You're Talking w/ Marshall Ramsey: Dawn Dugle- Telling the BRAVO Story!

9/17/2018
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Our guest today is Dawn Dugle, an award-winning storyteller and writer who travels the country teaching businesses and non-profit organizations how to tell and share their stories and she’s here today to share her new story, The Bravo Way: Building a Southern Restaurant Dynasty. We’ll speak with Dawn and find out why she wanted to tell the story of Jeff Good and Dan Blumenthal and their business. Plus we’ll talk about the latest headlines in the weekly roundup.

Duration:00:53:17

Now Your're Talking w/ Marshall Ramsey: Suicide Prevention Awareness Month

9/10/2018
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September is National Suicide Prevention Awareness Month so today we'll talk with with Molly Portera, Director of the Division of Outreach and Training at DMH, and Sandra Parks, Director of the Division of Children and Youth at DMH about their Suicide Prevention Symposium and Trauma Conference. We'll also speak with, Teresa Mosley, a woman who lost her daughter to suicide and now uses her experience to shed light on mental health.

Duration:00:52:50

Now You're Talking w/ Marshall Ramsey: The MIND Center

8/27/2018
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Today we welcome Melissa Robinson and Patricia McClure of the MIND Center at UMMC to talk about their program and their upcoming benefit concert featuring the Pop legend, Cyndi Lauper which will takes place on October 25th at Thalia Mari Hall in Jackson.

Duration:00:52:08

Now You're Talking w/ Marshall Ramsey: Brenda Travis; Mississippi’s Exiled Daughter

8/20/2018
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Today our guest is Civil Rights Movement veteran Brenda Travis. We sit down and talk with her about her new memoir “MS Exiled Daughter: How My Civil Rights Baptism Under Fire Shaped My Life". Mrs. Travis recounts how her anger over the treatment of African Americans in Mississippi and beloved hometown gave way to determination and moved her to join the civil rights struggle as a teenager and how two days in 1961 changed the course of her life forever.

Duration:00:51:12

Now You're Talking With Marshall Ramsey: Back 2 School, College Bound

8/6/2018
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As your college student heads off for their first year, you know that there will be many challenges ahead, both for them and for you so our guest today MeShonya Wren-Coleman Director of the First Year Experience Program at Jackson State University is here to talk about some of those challenges and give you tips on how to help make the transition a little less stressful. Plus, we’ll talk about the latest headlines in the weekly roundup. All that and more on this episode of Now You're Talking...

Duration:00:51:48

Now You're Talking with Marshall Ramsey: Woodrow Hartzog-“Privacy’s Blueprint: The Battle to Control the Design of New Technologies.”

7/30/2018
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Hot off the press is Professor Woodrow Hartzog’s new book, "Privacy’s Blueprint: The Battle to Control the Design of New Technologies". This is a fascinating and engaging book about a very important and controversial topic: Should privacy law regulate technological design? We will talk with Professor Hartzog as he makes a compelling case of why the law must become involved with design and scratch the surface of the many great issues he tackles in his book.

Duration:00:51:14

Now You're Talking with Marshall Ramsey: Skylar Laine; After American Idol

7/16/2018
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Our guest today is American Idol’s 11th season top 5 finalist Skylar Laine-James. We’ll go behind the curtain to find out what she’s been up to since American idol. We’ll discuss everything from marriage to children and music. Plus you’ll meet the man behind her beautiful smile, her husband, Chris James.

Duration:00:52:27

Now You're Talking with Marshall Ramsey: Blues Musician Grady Champion

7/9/2018
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Today our guest is Mississippi based Grammy award-winning songwriter, entertainer and musician Grady Champion. He has been captivating audiences for more than two decades so today we will go behind the curtain to find out what it was like growing up on a farm in Mississippi the youngest of 28 siblings and discuss his successful career as a blues musician.

Duration:00:52:05

Now You're Talking: Remembering Gina Carter-Simmers

7/2/2018
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WJSU General Manager Gina Carter-Simmers, a fierce advocate in the war against breast cancer who organized the Beauty of Cancer photo exhibit and Wig Project, lost her valiant battle against breast cancer last Tuesday June 26th 2018. So today on her birthday we’re going to take a look back at her time with us in October and her contribution to breast cancer awareness. We’ll also speak with LA Warren, Media Relations Specialist at Jackson State University about his journey documenting her...

Duration:00:51:33