Category Archives: Mississippi

D’Iberville hits jackpot with Scarlet Pearl Casino.

D’IBERVILLE, Miss. – The city of D’Ibervilles celebrates two milestones of progress this coming month, with an easier traffic flow, thanks to the completion of the first traffic diamond intersection, and the anticipated opening of the city& ...

Mississippi cities manage growth with vision, nostalgia.

MISSISSIPPI – Main Street Mississippi Director Bob Wilson was recently among 40 city leaders to participate in a national conference in Washington, D.C., to establish the movement, which strives to revitalize communities by establishing a sense of plac ...

Mississippi workers among most engaged in America.

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Workers in Mississippi are more enthusiastic about their work and passionate about their jobs than most Americans, according to a Gallup Poll. At 37 percent, Mississippi was one of the top three states with the highest level of employ ...

VIP Cinema Seating will add 50 jobs in New Albany.

NEW ALBANY, Miss. – VIP Cinema Seating is investing $2 million to expand operations in New Albany, a move that will create 50 jobs, according to a recent news release from the Mississippi Development Authority. “We are pleased to be able to expand ope ...

Kellex Seating plans Tupelo operation, 75 jobs.

TUPELO, Miss. — Kellex Seating, manufacturer of commercial upholstered seating, is expanding into Mississippi, locating operations in the former Tupelo Manufacturing facility in Tupelo. The project represents a $600,000 corporate investment and will cre ...

Raytheon completes Forest expansion.

FOREST, Miss. — Raytheon Space and Airborne Systems has completed its new 20,000-square-foot far field test facility in Forest. A move that will add 150 jobs, the expansion will allow Raytheon to support anticipated growth in airborne radar and electron ...