Ceremony Honors Those Who Are ‘Trailblazers’ In Diversity, Racial Reconciliation
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Ceremony Honors Those Who Are ‘Trailblazers’ In Diversity, Racial Reconciliation

Fourteenth annual "Mississippi Trailblazers" awards and honors banquet celebrates diversity throughout the corporate and civic communities.
Video: Last Workers Leave Closing Plant
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Video: Last Workers Leave Closing Plant

Just a few workers remain at Babcock and Wilcox in West Point.
Video: Unique Pizzeria One Example Of Commercial Development Boom
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Video: Unique Pizzeria One Example Of Commercial Development Boom

Downtown Tupelo seeing new businesses with unique offerings.
Video: Tax Increase Coming With Industrial Park
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Video: Tax Increase Coming With Industrial Park

STARKVILLE, Miss. (WCBI) — The Starkville Board of Alderman decision to approve the site for the new industrial park is drawing a lot of support from city leaders and the business community, but not everyone is totally on board. The site will be located near the Highway 82 bypass and Highway 389. Mayor Parker Wiseman […]
Video: Mixed Reaction To New Industrial Plant Decision
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Video: Mixed Reaction To New Industrial Plant Decision

STARKVILLE, Miss. (WCBI) — A major industrial park is coming to Starkville and Oktibbeha county. In a five to two vote, the Starkville Board of Alderman passed the option one plan for the industrial park, which will go near the Highway 82 bypass and Highway 389. Mayor Parker Wiseman told the crowd in attendance that he […]
Video: Soccer Tournament Underway in Columbus
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Video: Soccer Tournament Underway in Columbus

Mississippi's largest soccer tournament is about to get underway in Columbus.
10 Year Tax Exemption Granted for Weyerhaeuser
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10 Year Tax Exemption Granted for Weyerhaeuser

LOWNDES CO, (Miss)- Lowndes County Supervisors sign-off on a tax exemption for the Weyerhaeuser Plant. During Friday’s Board of Supervisor’s meeting, the Vice President Mill Manager David Phillips asked the board for a 10-year tax exemption. Supervisors questioned whether or not the exemption would role over once the plant is officially bought. Phillips says the […]
Video: Starkville Leaders, MSU Show Support For New Industrial Site
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Video: Starkville Leaders, MSU Show Support For New Industrial Site

STARKVILLE, Miss. (WCBI) – Starkville business leaders and Mississippi State lend their voices to the chorus supporting a new industrial site. The Board of Directors for the Greater Starkville Development Partnership voted today to send a resolution of support to the mayor and the board of aldermen, encouraging them to improve the industrial park site […]
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Video: Board Approves Police Dept. Renovations

STARKVILLE, Miss. (WCBI) – The Starkville Police Department is getting a makeover. The Board of Alderman voted 5-2 to issue $2.4 million dollars in bonds to help fund the project. The city has already issued $3 million in bonds for the project. The police department has been pushing for a new place to call home […]
SBA Reminds Small Businesses to Apply for Disaster Relief
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SBA Reminds Small Businesses to Apply for Disaster Relief

WINSTON, Miss.(WCBI)-When a disaster happens, small businesses often feel the brunt of the devastation. But there is relief available. The U.S. Small Business Administration says small businesses, and private non-profit groups have until May 31st to apply for a working capital disaster loan. Businesses in Winston, Attala, and Neshoba counties in our viewing area all […]