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St. Nick delivers cheer to NMMC
A week before Santa makes his grand rounds, he made a special visit to the North Mississippi Medical Center pediatrics unit.
Our Opinion: Toyota Mississippi sets production high
Toyota's still-expanding success in manufacturing Corollas at its plant in Blue Springs every day more closely resembles the broader expectations created when the Japan-based car giant announced in February 2007 that it would build an assembly plant at an industrial megasite owned equally and jointly by a three-county alliance.
Toyota plant boosts production, readies for export
The 2,500 workers - team members as they're called - at Toyota Motor Manufacturing Mississippi have gotten into a groove, building Corollas at a faster pace than ever.
YAK Gets Shifty
Fucillo Toyota sales associate Luigi Corradino asked before my test drive, "Can you drive a standard?" Hah! My first pedal car was a standard.
Japanese-brand automakers made nearly 1/3 of all cars in US
The Japan Automobile Manufacturers Association today released a report spotlighting positive economic contributions Japanese-brand auto manufacturers have made in the U.S. Toyota Mississippi in Blue Springs opened in October 2011, and is on track to build about 160,000 Corollas this year.