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Video: Groundbreaking Set for Aberdeen Hotel

ABERDEEN, Miss. (WCBI) — The first major new development in Aberdeen in several years plans to break ground next week.

Ewing Solar and city officials have scheduled a ceremony for 11 Tuesday morning for the company’s project in Stinson Industrial Park. Ewing plans to build a hotel and eventually a solar panel manufacturing plant, offices and a residential complex.

The project will create about 100 construction jobs.