Wednesday
Aug092017

Medical School Legacy is a Roadmap to a Healthier Mississippi

Produced by Jim Albritton | The newest building to be unveiled on the Medical Center campus is more than a five-story, 151,000-foot arrangement of brick and mortar and steel. To its champions, admirers, occupants and stewards, the new School of Medicine and its many attractions represent a tribute to the “giants and heroes of the past,” “state-of-the-art learning environments that are the envy of any medical school in the country,” a place that makes you feel “special and privileged,” and, most of all, “home.”

 

 

Friday
Aug042017

Blue Angels | EAA AirVenture Oshkosh 2017 

Produced by Jim Albritton | The Blue Angels appeared twice at EAA AirVenture Oshkosh 2017. Here's video of their afternoon air show on July 28.

Wednesday
Aug022017

Blue Angels at EAA AirVenture Oshkosh

Wednesday
Aug022017

Blue Angles Make Waves on Lake Winnebago | EAA AirVenture Oshkosh

Wednesday
Aug022017

101 Photos of EAA AirVenture Oshkosh | The World's Greatest Aviation Celebration

Wednesday
Aug022017

Harley-Davidson Riders Rev Engines to Bring Christmas in July 

Produced by Jim Albritton | It may have been in the 90s outside, but Chunky River Harley-Davidson aficionados brought a bit of December to Blair E. Batson Hospital for Children patients. Santa and his helpers brought toys and gift cards for Child Life to share with patients and their families. Events such as these make sure the joy of Christmas lasts all year long.

Monday
Jul242017

Bulldogs, Eagles Team Up to Cheer on Batson Patients 

Produced by Jim Albritton | Wrap the past week at Batson Children’s Hospital in maroon and white and black and gold. Football players from Mississippi State and Southern Miss, along with their respective cheerleaders and mascots, Bully and Seymour, visited patients and families, with MSU’s team and coach Dan Mullen coming to play board games Tuesday afternoon. USM came over to color Thursday, bringing along coloring books and posters.

Saturday
Jul152017

Miss Mississippi 2017 Anne Elizabeth Buys Visits Batson Children's Hospital 

Produced by Jim Albritton | Coloring pictures of kittens and puppies, drawing butterflies and making Play-Doh masterpieces – it was all part of Miss Mississippi Anne Elizabeth Buys’ July 5 visit with Blair E. Batson Hospital for Children patients since winning the title June 24. Buys, of Vicksburg, will represent the state in the Miss America Organization pageant, set for Sept. 10 in Atlantic City, N.J.

Saturday
Jul152017

The McCoy House for Sober Living

The McCoy House for Sober Living offers women a safe and secure place to start the life-long journey of recovery. Emphasis is placed on unity within the home, working a 12-step program, and being responsible and self-supporting. The McCoy House and a second house, Mercy Lodge, are centrally located on seven wooded acres in Jackson, Mississippi. The Real McCoy Thrift Shop is located nearby.

 

Thursday
Jun152017

The Real McCoy Thrift Store | It's Mississippi Cool 

Produced by Jim Albritton | The Real McCoy Thrift Store and Boutique at 5482 North State in Jackson sells a wide variety of clothing, shoes and other items for men, women and children. All proceeds benefit The McCoy House for Sober Living.

Monday
Jun052017

Commencement 2017 | University of Mississippi Medical Center 

Produced by Jim Albritton | UMMC’s 2017 commencement ceremony signaled a new chapter for 971 of the state’s spring graduates in health care and the health sciences. They’re fanning out through Mississippi and beyond to touch patients’ lives and improve their health and well-being. The Medical Center’s graduates come from the Schools of Medicine, Dentistry, Nursing, Graduate Studies in the Health Sciences, and Health Related Professions. 

Monday
Jun052017

Greenville High, Batson Teachers Host Graduation for Hospitalized Senior

Produced by Jim Albritton | When Greenville High administrators and hospital school teachers learned Batson Children’s Hospital patient Freddie Green wasn’t going to be home in time for graduation, they brought the ceremony to him. A busload of his classmates, along with school leaders, friends and family, traveled from Greenville to UMMC Monday to attend the commencement, complete with cap, gown and “Pomp and Circumstance.”

 

Sunday
May282017

Horse Assisted Therapy at Mt. Leopard Ranch | It's Mississippi Cool

Produced by Jim Albritton | Equine Healing Solutions at Flora's Mt. Leopard Ranch uses equine assisted learning and therapy, yoga, meditation and outdoor activities to de-stress, restore and aid in physical, mental and spiritual healing. They offer workshops and retreats for individuals, groups and corporate organizations. 

Friday
May192017

Hawaii | Zipline Through History at Camp Maui

Mix a bit of history with your zipline adventure a Camp Maui. The site, temporary home to 9,000 Marines awaiting deployment in WWII, is now home to the North Shore Zipline Company. Soar through the trees Costa Rican-style at this beautiful site in Haiku, just 25 minutes from the Kahului airport. | Produced by Jim Albritton

Friday
May192017

Driving Zion National Park | From East Gate to Visitor's Center

You don't have to board a tourmobile or hike to Observation Point to see the beauty of Zion National Park. The drive from its east gate to its visitor's center along Utah's Highway 9 is spectacular. Here's the 30 minute journey compressed to just a bit more than four minutes. | Produced by Jim Albritton