SpringHill Suites Showcases Batson Children’s Hospital Art 

Produced by Jim Albritton | Springhill Suites, a Marriott hotel in Ridgeland, Mississippi, showcased the artwork of current and former patients at Batson Children’s Hospital in its lobby. Marriott is a major sponsor of the Children’s Miracle Network which benefits children’s hospitals like Batson all across the country. | http://facebook.com/batsonhospital

2014 Madison County Chamber Dragon Boat Regatta 

Produced by Jim Albritton | Fifty-one teams competed in the 2014 Dragon Boat Regatta at the Ross Barnett Reservoir in Ridgeland, Mississippi. The event, sponsored by the Madison County Chamber of Commerce, brings together businesses, nonprofits and other groups for a day-long competition that benefits MadCAAP. | http://paddlesontherez.com | http://newsocracy.tv

Batson Patient to Represent Mississippi at White House, Disney World 

Produced by Jim Albritton | Batson Children’s Hospital named 13-year-old Jacob Partlow of Jackson the 2014 Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals Mississippi Champion during a celebratory event hosted by Springhill Suites by Marriott at The Township at Colony Park in Ridgeland on May 2. Jacob’s classmates at Canton Academy gave him a pep rally before he departed for the hotel in a motorcade led by the Mississippi Highway Patrol, the Madison County Sheriff’s Department and the Madison Police Department. 

Jacob was diagnosed with T-cell acute lymphoblastic leukemia and treated at the Children’s Cancer Center at Batson. He has undergone chemotherapy and radiation, had seizures, gallbladder and liver complications and nerve damage in his left foot. Now in remission, he will spend the next year representing the state’s only children’s hospital at special events and fundraisers all over Mississippi. He’ll also represent the state at the White House and Walt Disney World. 

The Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals Champions program is presented by Marriott, Delta and Chico’s FAS.

Renaissance Euro Fest Auto Show | 1956 Jaguar XK140 

Produced by Jim Albritton | A 1956 arbor green automatic Jaguar XK140 was a crowd pleaser at the 2013 Renaissance Euro Fest Auto and Motorcycle Show in Ridgeland, Mississippi. | http://newsocracy.tv | http://facebook.com/newsocracy

Renaissance Euro Fest Auto Show | 1960 MGA

Produced by Jim Albritton | A 1960 MGA was one of more than 100 classic European cars at the 2013 Renaissance Euro Fest in Ridgeland, Mississippi. | http://newsocracy.tv | http://facebook.com/newsocracy

2013 Renaissance Euro Fest Auto Show Goes Back to the Future and Beyond

Produced by Jim Albritton | The Fifth Annual Renaissance Euro Fest Classic European Auto and Motorcycle Show in Ridgeland, Mississippi had something for everyone: a Morgan 3 Wheeler from New Orleans, a Porsche from Chicago, a Ferrari from Dubai and a DeLorean from Mississippi that sent everyone back to the future. | http://newsocracy.tv | http://facebook.com/newsocracy

Morgan 3 Wheeler Wows at 2013 Euro Fest Auto Show

Produced by Jim Albritton | A Morgan 3 Wheeler wows exhibitors and visitors alike at the 2013 Renaissance Euro Fest Auto Show in Ridgeland, Mississippi. | http://newsocracy.tv | http://facebook.com/newsocracy

A DeLorean Bridges the Generation Gap at the 2013 Renaissance Euro Fest Auto Show 

Produced by Jim Albritton | For children of the 80s, the sight of a DeLorean at the 2013 Renaissance Euro Fest brought them ‘Back to the Future’ with their kids in tow. | http://newsocracy.tv | http://facebook.com/newsocracy

PEPSI POPS | The music. The fireworks. The Reservoir. 

Produced by Jim Albritton | The 32nd annual Mississippi Symphony Orchestra’s Pepsi Pops concert drew thousands to Old Trace Park on the Ross Barnett Reservoir in Ridgeland, Mississippi. The concert ended with a spectacular fireworks show over the water. | http://newsocracy.tv | http://facebook.com/newsocracy

2012 Renaissance Euro Fest Classic European Auto & Motorcycle Show

Produced by Jim Albritton | The 2012 Renaissance Euro Fest Classic European Auto and Motorcycle Show brought thousands to Ridgeland, Mississippi to see some of the best-known and most sought-after classic cars from Europe. About 150 cars, from five countries and eight states were on display at the fourth annual event. | http://euro-fest.net

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Renaissance Euro Fest Classic European Auto & Motorcycle Show Returns to Ridgeland October 6

Produced by Jim Albritton | The Renaissance Euro Fest Classic European Auto and Motorcycle show returns to Ridgeland, Mississippi on Saturday, October 6, from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. | http://euro-fest.com

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2012 Celebrate America Fireworks Show | Ridgeland, Mississippi

Produced by Jim Albritton | Thousands attended the annual fireworks show at the Celebrate America Balloon Glow at Northpark Mall in Ridgeland, Mississippi. The 15 minute display is condensed to three-and-a-half minutes with sped up video, photos and the song, “Stars and Stripes Forever.” | http://newsocracy.tv

Teamwork and Competition Highlight the 2012 Dragon Boat Regatta on the Ross Barnett Reservoir‬

Produced by Jim Albritton | The Dragon Boat Regatta at the Ross Barnett Reservoir in Ridgeland, Mississippi has become a major event, drawing a diverse group of companies and organizations together for a fun, friendly team-building day on the water. | ‪http://madisoncountychamber.com‬ |‪http://newsocracy.tv‬ | ‪http://youtube.com/newsocracy‬

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On the Job | Transformer-like Delivery and Repositioning of PODS Unit

Produced by Jim Albritton | Watch as a PODS (Portable On Demand Storage) unit is delivered and repositioned in Ridgeland, Mississippi. And hear from the driver who describes the training process and the reaction he gets from kids. This is part of Newsocracy’s “In Their Shoes: On the Job” series. | http://newsocracy.tv

Wakeboarding Santa Stops Traffic in Mississippi

Produced by Jim Albritton | Heath Lynch is a father and a wakeboarder, but as the calendar nears December 25th, he’s in a wet suit, on the Ross Barnett Reservoir near Jackson, Mississippi as Santa Claus.

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