Entries in radiothon (8)

Tuesday
Mar132012

Tables Turned | An ER Physician Rushes Her Son to Batson Children's Hospital

Produced by Jim Albritton | Dr. Catherine Faulk, a pediatric ER physician at Batson Children's Hospital, knows how to treat patients and comfort parents. She does it every day. But a year ago, the tables turned. She needed comforting and her son needed care.

Tuesday
Mar132012

A SWAT Team's Special Mission Benefits Hospitalized Kids

Produced by Jim Albritton | The Jackson Police Department's SWAT team knows how to handle a crisis situation. But once a year it's sent on a special mission to help sick and injured kids at Batson Children's Hospital.  

Tuesday
Mar082011

Final Total | Mississippi Miracles Radiothon 2011

Produced by Jim Albritton | A quick look at the total amount raised for the Blair E. Batson Hospital for Children at the 2011 Mississippi Miracles Radiothon. Included are final words from the DJs at Mix 98.7, Y101.7 and US 96.3 as well as Radiothon volunteers, patients and staff. For more information, go to http://childrenshospital.umc.edu.

Tuesday
Mar082011

Behind the Scenes | Mississippi Miracles Radiothon | Day One

Produced by Jim Albritton | A behind the scenes look at the first day of the 2011 Mississippi Miracles Radiothon which benefits the Blair E. Batson Hospital for Children at the University of Mississippi Medical Center. Radio People stations in Jackson and Meridian broadcast the three-day, 39-hour Radionthon from the hospital's lobby each March. For more information, go tohttp://childrenshospital.umc.edu.

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.

 

Saturday
Jan152011

The Hayden Robinson Story | Mississippi Miracles Radiothon 2010 

Produced by Jim Albritton | Mississippi Miracles Radiothon, sponsored by The Radio People and hosted by DJs from its Jackson stations, US 96.3, Mix 98.7 and Y101, and four of its other stations in Meridian, is one of the largest fundraisers of its kind in the nation. Over three days and 39 hours in March, the Radiothon raises money for the Blair E. Batson Hospital for Children—Mississippis only childrens hospital. Since its inception in 2001, the annual event has raised more than $2 million. To make a donation, call 888-681-5437 (KIDS). | To learn more about the Batson Hospital, go to http://childrenshospital.umc.edu.

Saturday
Jan152011

The Brad Arnold Interview | 3 Doors Down | Mississippi Miracles Radiothon 2010 

Produced by Jim Albritton | Mississippian Brad Arnold of 3 Doors Down called into the Mississippi Miracles Radiothon and spoke to Y101.7 DJ Nate West about the importance of the Blair E. Batson Hospital for Children in Jackson. He toured the hospital and met numerous patients on March 15, 2004. This video contains photos of that visit and video of the radiothon in the lobby of the state's only children's hospital. | To learn more, go to the Blair E. Batson Hospital for Children or visit the Batson Hospital on Facebook.