This week’s show is focused on MPS awareness. Joining me are National MPS Society President Terri Klein. Amy Holland, and Mieke McPherson Embry. During The Mary Faye Headrick Good Deed Segment, I’ll be talking to Sarah Piebes who is looking for her daughter’s organ donor recipient in Alabama.

Show Focuses On MPS Awareness

Athens, Ala. – A friend wearing purple on May 15th for International MPS Day led to a show dedicated to MPS awareness. Joining the show were National MPS Society President Terri Klein, Amy Holland, and Mieke McPherson Embry. You can listen to our conversations below. Please share and help bring awareness to your friends.

TK Devine Discusses Our Backyard Homes For The Homeless

Los Angeles – Our Backyard Homes founder TK Devine joined The Mark White Show to talk about his group’s effort to provide shelter to the homeless in Los Angeles and beyond through self-contained homes on wheels. Listen to the interview below (third segment).

Austin Williams Shares Love, Loss, & Pursuit of Justice for Mother

Rogersville, Ala. – On October 23, 2015, Connie Ridgeway was brutally murdered in her Rogersville apartment. For almost three years now, the case has been left unsolved. Connie’s son, Austin Williams, joined the program today to talk about his experience and the hope that he has that justice will be served. Listen below.


Show Host Jessica Borklund Shares Experiences & Lessons From Daughter's Cancer Journey

Birmingham, Ala. – Normally, Jessica Borklund, who is a co-host on The Line on WYDE is the one asking the questions, but today, she joined The Mark White Show to share her daughter McKaylee’s cancer journey. Listen Below (final segment).

Green's Dependable Hardware Offering Special Discount To Military & First Responders

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Russellville, Ala. – As a way of thanking military members and first responders for their service, Green’s Dependable Hardware offers a special discount on Husqvarna equipment. Listen below.

1st Annual Rockin' For Rett Dinner Honors Girls & Their Families

Huntsville, Ala. – On September 27th, Girl Power 2 Cure will host their 1st Annual Rockin’ For Rett Huntsville Dinner at the Huntsville Botanical Garden. At the event, Blakely Goodman, Tiana Vega, Jessi Watts, twins Charlie & Olivia Foster, and Violet Monson will all be honored along with their families.  Tickets and tables for this special event and sponsorship opportunities are currently available. For more information, contact Kevin Pierce at (256) 468-1787 or email him at Kevin@GP2C.org. Listen to the promotional ad below.


John Dersham Talks Tourism & Photography

Ft. Payne, Ala. – John Dersham, photographer & president of Dekalb County Tourism, came to The Mark White Show to discuss his work in the photography & travel industries. Below, you can isten as John talks about how he became interested in photography 57 years ago through his dad’s 1930 Kodak Brownie camera. You’ll also hear about a new Alabama travel photography book coming out soon! For that and much more, listen below.