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Bring It On! – August 3rd, 2015

William Hosea and Mattie White welcome Dr. Justin Hunter. PART ONE On tonight’s show, William and Mattie welcome Dr. Justin Hunter, principal of Fairview Elementary School. Dr. Hunter joins us to help shed some light upon what parents and/or guardians need to do to maximize their student’s success in this new academic year. He also identifies some of the challenges …

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Bring It On! – July 27, 2015

Liz Mitchell and Cornelius Wright welcome Yolander Robbins, Seth Debro, and Mattie White. PART ONE On tonight’s show, Liz and Cornelius welcome Ms. Yolander Robbins, curator of The Jacqueline House African American Museum is Vicksburg, Mississippi. Ms. Robbins joins us to describe the artifacts and relics in their collection; along with sharing some historical accounts surrounding the fall of Vicksburg …

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Bring It On! – July 20, 2015

Liz Mitchell and Leila Randle welcome Terry James. PART ONE On tonight’s show, Liz and Leila welcome Terry James. Mr. James joins us to provide an update on family activities in the African American settled community of Jamestown, of which he is a descendant of Ervin James, the founder of the settlement. He also provides his observations on the recent …

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Bring It On! – July 13, 2015

Liz Mitchell and Cornelius Wright welcome Rev. Dr. Bruce Rose. PART ONE On tonight’s show, Liz and Cornelius welcome Rev. Dr. Bruce Rose of the Second Baptist Church. He joins us this evening to provide his insight on relevant issues that challenge the black church. This is the second of several black clergy conversations that will be featured on Bring …

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Bring It On! – June 29, 2015

William Hosea and Doris Sims welcome Cornelius Wright and Beverly Calender-Anderson. PART ONE On tonight’s show, William and Doris welcome B.I.O. contributors Cornelius Wright and Beverly Calender-Anderson, as we host a roundtable discussion of the recent current events affecting the African-American community nationwide so far this summer. PART TWO Headline news and local calendar events of interest to the African-American …

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Bring It On! – June 8th, 2015

Cornelius Wright and Clarence Boone welcome Rev. Dennis Laffoon. PART ONE On tonight’s show, Cornelius and Clarence welcome Rev. Dennis Laffoon, pastor of Bethel A.M.E. church. He joins us this evening to offer some insight on relevant issues that challenge the black church as well as discuss highlights of a recent community forum on ways to positively interact with law …

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Bring It On! – June 1st, 2015

William Hosea and Liz Mitchell welcome Marsha Cummings PART ONE On tonight’s show, William and Liz welcome Marsha Cummings. Marsha, a long time friend of our co-anchor Liz Mitchell, recently join her on a fact finding tour through the south that delved into our nations’ dark past. she comes on to discuss this adventure along with Liz. PART TWO Headline …

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Bring It On! – May 18, 2015

William Hosea and Liz Mitchell welcome Jim Mitchell and Clarence Boone. PART ONE On tonight’s show, William and Liz welcome Jim Mitchell and B.I.O. Producer Clarence Boone. They join our host for an open dialogue roundtable on current events of interest for the black community. PART TWO Headline news and local calendar events of interest to the African-American community. CREDITS …

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Bring It On! – May 11th, 2015

Beverly Calender-Anderson and Leila Randle welcome Donald Griffin Jr. PART ONE On tonight’s show, Beverly and Leila welcome Donald Griffin Jr., real estate broker and owner of Griffin Reality. He joins us to talk about his realty business and also educate listeners on effective strategies for home buying and selling. PART TWO Headline news and local calendar events of interest …

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Bring It On! – May 4, 2015

William Hosea and Doris Sims welcome Brad Swain. PART ONE On tonight’s show, William and Doris welcome Monroe County Sheriff, Brad Swain. He joins us to discuss his viewpoints as Monroe County Sheriff on several national cases and to specifically share his plans on building trust and forging partnerships within minority communities during a time of tense relationships with law …

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