CALHOUN CITY, Miss. (WCBI) — Calhoun County residents celebrated the past and looked forward to the future Tuesday night.
The Calhoun Economic Development Association held its annual banquet Tuesday evening.
The theme was “Growing Calhoun County.”
Participants received sage advice from Mike Armour, the executive director of the Appalachian Regional Commission.
Armour was appointed to serve as the 11th Executive Director of the ARC by Governor Haley Barbour in 2004.
The ARC is serves 24 counties in Mississippi, helping these communities create jobs and increase economic development. Calhoun Chamber leaders also presented awards for 2013 accomplishments.