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  1. Mississippi, Jackson foreclosures down in September from same month of 2013Read the original story

    Tuesday Nov 25 | Mississippi Business Journal

    Foreclosure rates in Jackson decreased by a third of a percent for the month of September over the same period last year, new data from real estate survey firm CoreLogic shows.

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  2. Miss. surgeon sentenced in tax evasion caseRead the original story

    Friday | Mississippi Business Journal

    An orthopedic surgeon on the Mississippi Gulf Coast has been sentenced to 75 months in prison for a tax evasion conviction.

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  3. MBJ exclusive: Jackson's new airport CEO fulfills desire to taking on the top jobRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | Mississippi Business Journal

    A back injury that prevented Carl Newman from entering the Phoenix police academy four decades ago led Newman to pursue a career that has him slated to become CEO of the Jackson Municipal Airport Authority on Jan. 2. Newman, 59, will take over running Jackson's Medgar Wiley Evers International Airport and other Jackson Municipal Airport Authority ... (more)

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  4. Martin Willoughby: Gary Herring building tomorrow by educating todayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | Mississippi Business Journal

    Up Close With Gary J. Herring Title: Head of School, First Presbyterian Day School Favorite Books: I seek to read my Bible or a devotion book every morning.

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  5. Hyatt-Place is Columbus' newest hotel optionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | Mississippi Business Journal

    The Columbus and Lowndes County hospitality market is continuing a growth spurt with the opening of a Hyatt- Place Hotel that joins a new prototype Hampton Inn scheduled to open next month.

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  6. Wicker receives committee assignmentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Mississippi Business Journal

    JACKSON - Mississippi Republican Sen. Roger Wicker has retained his seniority positions on the Senate Armed Service and Commerce Committee.

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  7. Jon-Paul Croom made CEORead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | Mississippi Business Journal

    Jon-Paul Croom is the new chief executive officer at Crossgates River Oaks Hospital.

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  8. Uber now available in JacksonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | Mississippi Business Journal

    JACKSON - The ride-hailing company Uber has launched service in Jackson. Uber Technologies Inc. provides a smartphone app that allows people to order rides in privately driven cars instead of taxis.

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  9. Coming soon: 200 Wi-Fi hotspots around Metro JacksonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | Mississippi Business Journal

    Here's yet another reason not to leave home without your mobile device: Comcast is setting up a half dozen outdoor Wi-Fi hotspots in Jackson area parks and town squares this month as part of a cyber connection effort that will create 200 access points in public spaces throughout the metro region the first three months of the new year.

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  10. Dems offer alternative plan for Miss. FY16 budgetRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | Mississippi Business Journal

    Democrats in the Mississippi Legislature are offering their own budget proposal that they say would pump more money into education.

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  11. Houston Bush International executive is new Jackson airport chiefRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | Mississippi Business Journal

    Carl Newman is the first new airport chief in 24 years, replacing longtime CEO Dirk Vanderleest, who retire at the end of September.

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  12. Renasant of Mississippi buying Ga. bank in $258M dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | Mississippi Business Journal

    JACKSON - Mississippi-based regional bank Renasant Corp. said Wednesday that it will acquire Georgia-based Heritage Financial Group, the parent of HeritageBank of the South for $258 million in stock.

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  13. Jackson hires new airport chief but process a mysteryRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Mississippi Business Journal

    Jackson Municipal Airport Authority has its first new CEO in nearly 25 years. The identity of the new airport boss should be known Thursday afternoon.

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  14. Mississippi, Jackson foreclosures down in September from same month of 2013Read the original story

    Tuesday Nov 25 | Mississippi Business Journal

    Foreclosure rates in Jackson decreased by a third of a percent for the month of September over the same period last year, new data from real estate survey firm CoreLogic shows.

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  15. Rand Paul: Miss. GOP reuniting after 'spirited' primaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 8 | Mississippi Business Journal

    JACKSON - Mississippi Republicans are reuniting after a divisive party primary for the U.S. Senate, a potential 2016 presidential candidate said Monday.

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  16. State Sen. Horhn pleads no contest to DUI chargeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 8 | Mississippi Business Journal

    JACKSON - State Sen. John Horhn of Jackson says he has pleaded no contest to a drunken driving charge.

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  17. Cochran's Vicksburg park bill before SenateRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 8 | Mississippi Business Journal

    JACKSON - Mississippi Sen. Thad Cochran is expecting a vote in the Senate as early as this week on legislation to allow the Vicksburg National Military Park to add 10,000 acres to protect historic Civil War battlefield sites in Claiborne and Hinds counties.

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  18. Miss. charter board OKs 1 school, rejects secondRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 5 | Mississippi Business Journal

    The state's Charter School Advisory Board voted Friday to approve an application by Midtown Partners, a Jackson community group that plans to open a middle school serving up to 220 students in grades 5-8.

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  19. Mississippi, Jackson foreclosures down in September from same month of 2013Read the original story

    Tuesday Nov 25 | Mississippi Business Journal

    Foreclosure rates in Jackson decreased by a third of a percent for the month of September over the same period last year, new data from real estate survey firm CoreLogic shows.

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  20. Belhaven Univ. president joins White House summitRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 4 | Mississippi Business Journal

    The president of Belhaven University is participating in a White House summit exploring how to increase college completion, particularly for first-generation, low-income and underrepresented students.

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