Entries in batson children's hospital (45)

Friday
Feb222013

Annual Visit to Mississippi's Children's Hospital Keeps Secretary of State Grounded 

Produced by Jim Albritton | For Delbert Hosemann, it's not roses and candy that make Valentine's Day special, it's the patients at Batson Children's Hospital.  For six years, Mississippi's Secretary of State has visited sick and injured kids at the state's only children's hospital.

Friday
Feb222013

Batson 24/7 | Born to Be Wild & Speed Racer

Produced by Jim Albritton | At Batson Children's Hospital the one constant is time. Morning rounds at 7 a.m. A heliport that never closes. Pediatric ambulances ready at a moment's notice. Newborns in a minute-by-minute struggle for life. A surgery waiting room where time seemingly stands still. And a staff that constantly tries to separate hours-on from hours-off. These are their stories: Batson 24/7. 

Tuesday
Feb122013

Call Me Maybe | Batson 24 / 7 

Produced by Jim Albritton | At Batson Children's Hospital the one constant is time. Morning rounds at 7 a.m. A heliport that never closes. Pediatric ambulances ready at a moment's notice. Newborns in a minute-by-minute struggle for life. A surgery waiting room where time seemingly stands still. And a staff that constantly tries to separate hours-on from hours-off. These are their stories: Batson 24/7.

Monday
Dec032012

Jingle Bell Jog 2012 | A Children's Cancer Center Benefit

Produced by Jim Albritton | More than 1,000 people laced up their running shoes and broke out their jingle bells to support Mississippi's only children's cancer center at Batson Children's Hospital in Jackson.  

Go to our Facebook Photo Gallery to see photos of the 2012 Jingle Bell Jog. Click here to see all our photo albums.

Thursday
Nov152012

Disney on Ice | Mickey and Minnie Mouse Vist Batson Children's Hospital  

Produced by Jim Albritton | Mickey Mouse and Minnie Mouse visited Batson Children's Hospital. The beloved Disney icons are in Jackson for several performances of "Disney on Ice: Treasure Trove" at the Mississippi Coliseum in Jackson.  

Go to our Facebook Photo Gallery to see photos of Mickey and Minnie Mouse's visit to Batson Children's Hospital. And click here to see all our photo albums.


Wednesday
Nov142012

Kid Captains Represent Children's Cancer Center, Batson Children's Hospital at Ole Miss

Produced by Jim Albritton | Two 12-year-old Mississippians—both cancer survivors—represented the Children's Cancer Center at Batson Children's Hospital at an Ole Miss football game. But their journey to the field began years earlier.  

Thursday
Nov012012

Oscar Mayer Wienermobile, Miss Mississippi at Batson Children's Hospital Fall Carnival

The Oscar Mayer Wienermobile and Miss Mississippi Marie Wicks joined patients and staff for the annual Fall Carnival at Batson Children’s Hospital.

Thursday
Nov012012

Photos of the Oscar Mayer Wienermobile, Miss Mississippi at Batson Children's Hospital

The Oscar Mayer Wienermobile and Miss Mississippi Marie Wicks joined patients and staff for the annual Fall Carnival at Batson Children’s Hospital. Go to our Facebook Photo Gallery to see photos of the annual event. Click here to see all our photo albums.

 

Sunday
Oct212012

MSU & Ole Miss Videos | 'Our Kids Got Game' Bracelets Benefit Batson Children's Hospital 

Mississippi State University and the University of Mississippi have joined with Batson Children's Hospital to promote the "Our Kids Got Game" bracelet campaign which raises money for Mississippi's only children's hospital. For a $5 donation fans receive a maroon and white or red and blue bracelet with school logos, the hospital name and the "Our Kids Got Game" slogan. Here are the promo videos that appear on the jumbotrons at the respective schools.  

Sunday
Oct212012

Photos of Mississippi State University's 2012 Homecoming Game

Go to our Facebook Photo Gallery to see photos Mississippi State University's 2012 Homecoming Game against Middle Tennessee State University. Click here to see all our photo albums. A video news story about the "Our Kids Got Game" campaign benefiting Batson Children's Hospital will also be posted soon.


Sunday
Sep092012

Law Enforcement Officers, Trainees Unite for Batson Children's Hospital Run

Produced by Jim Albritton | Mississippi Secretary of State Delbert Hosemann led trainees and alumni from the Mississippi Law Enforcement Officers Training Academy on a one-mile run from Millsaps College to Batson Children's Hospital. Each participant donated money to the state's only children's hospital at the University of Mississippi Medical Center. Patients and staff greeted them at the hospital's entrance and accepted more than $1,600. This is the third MLEOTA run benefitting the Jackson hospital. 

Go to our Facebook Photo Gallery to see photos of the MLEOTA run to Batson Children's Hospital. Click here to see all our photo albums. 

 

 

Friday
Sep072012

Good Neighbor Day | A Jackson Florist Planted a Seed That's Blossomed Around the World

Produced by Jim Albritton | Like so many things, Good Neighbor Day started in Mississippi and spread around the world. In 1994, Brook Jacobs Sr, a florist and owner of Greenbrook Flowers in Jackson, had a simple idea that caught on and blossomed quickly.

Go to our Facebook Photo Gallery to see photos of the 2012 Good Neighbor Day at Greenbrook Flowers in Jackson, Mississippi. 

Good Neighbor Day 2012 at Greenbrook Flowers in Jackson, Mississippi.

 

Tuesday
Aug072012

28-Year-Old DC Resident Has Second Congenital Heart Surgery at Batson Children's Hospital

Produced by Jim Albritton | Smiles all around for Kelli Walker and her physicians at Batson Children's Hospital in Jackson, Mississippi. Just four days earlier, this 28-year-old from the Washington, DC area, had open-heart surgery to replace a pulmonary valve she received 14 years ago at Mississippi's only children's hospital. 

Wednesday
Aug012012

Hands of Hope Awards Honor Batson Children's Hospital Supporters 

Produced by Jim Albritton | The annual Hands of Hope Awards honor companies, organizations and individuals who support Batson Children's Hospital through fundraising, donations and other activities. 

Wednesday
Jul252012

Miss Mississippi & Mississippi's Outstanding Teen Visit Batson Children's Hospital

Miss Mississippi 2012, Marie Wicks of Ocean Springs, and Miss Mississippi’s Outstanding Teen, Molly May of Houston, visit patients at Batson Children’s Hospital. View photos of their visit in our Facebook album