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Jackson-based Author Gerard Helferich Breaks into Fiction with ‘Hot Time: A Mystery’

“Hot Time” is Helferich’s sixth published book and the first time he has dabbled into fiction. Two of his previous nonfiction works include “An Unlikely Trust: Theodore Roosevelt, J. P. Morgan, and the Improbable Partnership That Remade American Business” and “Theodore Roosevelt and the Assassin,” both of which served as inspiration for Helferich’s fiction debut.

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Dr John Witcher holds up a piece of paper with a red stop sign saying 'Stop Vaccine Mandates'
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Mississippi Doctor Leads Health Workers Fighting COVID-19 Vaccine Mandates

Dr. John Witcher, a Yazoo City emergency-room physician and general practitioner, has treated hundreds of COVID-19 patients over the past year. He is also unvaccinated for the virus and the leader of a small band of Mississippi health-care workers in their campaign against vaccine mandates under the umbrella of “Mississippi Against Vaccine Mandates.”

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