Now You're Talking with Marshall Ramsey
Now You're Talking with Marshall Ramsey: Flonzie Brown Wright, a Pioneer, Visionary and Steel Magnolia
March is National Woman’s month and so each week we're featuring amazing Women of Mississippi and today we have the pleasure of speaking with an amazing women who has carved out a niche in Mississippi’s history. Flonzie Brown Wright was the first African American female elected official in Mississippi post-Reconstruction. We will speak with her about her life and her book, “Looking Back to Move Ahead” which chronicles her journey growing up in a small Mississippi town through her work in the Civil Rights Movement in the 1960s and 1970s.
Now You're Talking w/ Marshall Ramsey | Piney Woods School with President Will Crossley
On today's episode, Marshall talks with Will Crossley, President of Piney Woods Country Life School.Listen as he talks about his personal journey and the past, present and future of the historic institution whose sole purpose is to educate the heads, hands, and hearts of students.For more information about how you can help Piney Woods School students and to make a gift online visit: https://pineywoods.networkforgood.com.For more information on how to apply, visit: www.pineywoods.org
Now You're Talking w/ Marshall Ramsey | Author Angie Thomas
Today we’re sitting down with the New York Times - Best Selling author and Jackson-native, Angie Thomas to talk about her career and her new #1 novel Concrete Rose.
Now You're Talking w/ Marshall Ramsey | Derick Wright & Presley Lane
Today we’re sitting down with Derick Wright, founder and CEO of Jackson-based nonprofit Wright's Foundation for Better Communities, and artist Presley Lane of Presley Lane Studios.Listen as they share their stories and how they give back to their community.For more information about Wright's Foundation for Better Communities visit (20+) WFBC | FacebookFor more information about Presley Lane Arts visit (20+) Presley Lane Arts | Facebook