Saturday
Jan152011

Remembering Elvis | The King Reigns Supreme in Las Vegas 

Produced by Jim Albritton | More than three decades after his death, Elvis Presley's memory and influence are alive and well in Las Vegas. Pete Vallee who performs as Big Elvis on the Vegas strip remembers the man admires on the 33rd anniversary of his death. See http://youtu.be/UYiWlSS6sNY and http://youtu.be/B-6NvDbO6B4 for more on Elvis and Las Vegas. For more about Pete, go to http://bigelvis.biz. The music is copyright 2006 Gold Star Records and is used with the permission of Pete Vallee and Star Entertainment Worldwide.

Saturday
Jan152011

Las Vegas 2010 | Suspicious Minds 

Produced by Jim Albritton | It's Vegas, Baby! Twenty-four hours--day and night--on the Las Vegas Strip set to Elvis' "Suspicious Minds" sung by Pete Valle, AKA Big Elvis at Bill's Gamblin' Hall and Saloon. This video was shot in June 2010. Watch our other Las Vegas video, too ( http://youtu.be/B-6NvDbO6B4 ). For more about Pete, go to http://bigelvis.biz. The music is copyright 2006 Gold Star Records and is used with the permission of Pete Vallee and Star Entertainment Worldwide.

Saturday
Jan152011

2010 Las Vegas from the Strip to the Strat and Beyond 

Produced by Jim Albritton | See all of Vegas, including a rare desert rainbow, from the Stratosphere to the Strip and beyond set to Viva Las Vegas sung by Pete Vallee (AKA Big Elvis) who performs three times each weeknight at Bill's Gamblin' Hall & Saloon on the Vegas strip. The video was shot in June 2010. Watch our other Las Vegas video, too ( http://youtu.be/UYiWlSS6sNY ). For more about Pete, go to http://bigelvis.biz. The music is copyright 2006 Gold Star Records and is used with the permission of Pete Vallee and Star Entertainment Worldwide.

Saturday
Jan152011

Mississippians Respond to Oil Spill In the Air, at Sea and on Shore 

Produced by Jim Albritton | The Mississippi National Guard responds to the BP oil spill, observing and tracking the oil as it reaches the Mississippi Sound and the state's beaches in Gulfport, Biloxi and all along the coast of the magnolia state. This video includes interviews with Guardsmen at work and tourists on the beach in Gulfport. A good overview of the response effort on the Mississippi coast.

 

Saturday
Jan152011

Newsocracy RAW | Mississippi Nat'l Guard | BP Oil Spill Scenes 

Produced by Jim Albritton | This 90 second video features 28 scenes of the Mississippi National Guard as they direct and coordinate oil spill clean up efforts on the Mississippi Gulf Coast.

Saturday
Jan152011

Newsocracy RAW | Venice & Buras, Louisiana | BP Oil Spill Scenes 

Produced by Jim Albritton | A 60 second look at activity surrounding the BP oil spill in Venice and Buras, Louisiana.

Saturday
Jan152011

Newsocracy RAW | Bay St. Louis, Mississippi | BP Oil Spill Scenes 

Produced by Jim Albritton | A 60 second look at the BP oil spill clean up in Bay St. Louis and Waveland, Mississippi on June 30, 2010. The clean up was hampered by the high waves and wind from Hurricane Alex on the Texas-Mexico border.

Saturday
Jan152011

Newsocracy RAW | Gulfport, Mississippi | BP Oil Spill Scenes 

Produced by Jim Albritton | A 60 second look at the BP oil spill clean up in Gulfport, Mississippi on July 1, 2010.

 

Saturday
Jan152011

XBOX 360 game rooms open at Blair E. Batson Hospital for Children 

Produced by Jim Albritton | Bruce Hoffman, a representative from Microsoft, along with Dr. Owen Evans, chairman of pediatrics at the University of Mississippi Medical Center, cut a ribbon opening two Microsoft Xbox 360 game rooms at the Blair E. Batson Hospital for Children.

Last fall, Batson Hospital took part in the six-week Children's Miracle Network Xbox 360 Gameroom Giveaway Promotion. Three of the 170 Children's Miracle Network hospitals nationwide that garnered the most votes online won a $10,000 gameroom makeover.

Due to overwhelming community support, Batson Hospital finished third behind Hurley Medical Center in Flint, Michigan and the University of Iowa Children's Hospital in Iowa City, Iowa. These three hospitals received more votes than children's hospitals in the nation's largest metropolitan areas.

Saturday
Jan152011

Numbers Count | 30 Seconds 

Produced by Jim Albritton | Give us 30 seconds and we will give you 150,000 reasons to support Mississippi's only children's hospital--the Blair E. Batson Hospital for Children. For more information, go to http://childrenshospital.umc.edu.

 

Saturday
Jan152011

Miss Mississippi 2009 Visits the Blair E. Batson Hospital for Children 

Produced by Jim Albritton | Anna Tadlock is no stranger to the Blair. E. Batson Hospital for Children in Jackson. On this day, the state's reigning Miss Mississippi, returns to a place she knows well. Tadlock volunteers at Mississippi's only children's hospital.

Saturday
Jan152011

The Day That Was | 2010 Mal's St. Paddy's Parade and Festival 

Produced by Jim Albritton | Here's a longer look at the 2010 Mal's St. Paddy's Parade and Festival, a benefit for the Blair E. Batson Hospital for Children. Included is the BancorpSouth 5K Race, the Trustmark Children's Festival and the Mal's St. Paddy's Parade. For more information, go to the Blair E. Batson Hospital for Children or visit Batson on Facebook.

 

Saturday
Jan152011

Three Minute View | 2010 Mal's St. Paddy's Parade 

Produced by Jim Albritton | It Ain't Easy Being Green... but on March 20, 2010 it sure was as tens of thousands of people flood the streets of downtown Jackson, Mississippi for the state's largest annual event--the Mal's St. Paddy's Day Parade and Festival. Here is part one of the 2010 event--the parade itself.

 

Saturday
Jan152011

3 Days, 39 Hours, Countless Miracles | Mississippi Miracles Radiothon 2010 

Produced by Jim Albritton | Day three of the 2010 Mississippi Miracles Radiothon--a benefit for the Blair E. Batson Hospital for Children--featured numerous live interviews from patients and their families on Mix 98.7, US 96.3 and Y101 in the Jackson area and several other Radio People stations in Meridian and, of course, the final tote board... | For more information, go to the Blair E. Batson Hospital for Children or visit the Batson Hospital on Facebook.

Saturday
Jan152011

The Vivian Collins Story | Mississippi Miracles Radiothon 2010 

Produced by Jim Albritton | Day two of the 2010 Mississippi Miracles Radiothon--a benefit for the Blair E. Batson Hospital for Children--featured numerous live interviews from patients and their families on Mix 98.7, US 96.3 and Y101 in the Jackson area and several other Radio People stations in Meridian. This is the story five-year-old Vivian Collins of Madison, Mississippi. | To learn more, go to the Blair E. Batson Hospital for Children or visit the Batson Hospital on Facebook.