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25th class of Leadership Madison County selected

The Leadership Madison County board of trustees and the Madison County Chamber of Commerce has unveiled the 25th class of Leadership Madison County (LMC). The class includes: Connie Siggers-Parker, Comcast Cable; Patty Oates, Tulane University; Amanda Bodin, Lightheart Sanders CPA; Gwendolyne Ballard, C Spire; Kiffany Lee, Mississippi Blood Services; Laura Vandevender, Atmos Energy; Aaron Lacey, […] [...]

Bill Thompson named CFO

Bill Thompson, CPA, has joined Baptist Health Systems as chief financial officer. His career spans almost 30 years with experience in health care management and finance. Thompson comes to Baptist from the University of Mississippi Medical Center where he served as the health system’s CFO. He also held positions as UMMC Health System’s director of […] [...]

Dr. Rudolph E. Waters Sr. dies at 82

Dr. Rudolph E. Waters Sr., interim president (1994-1995) at Alcorn State University, died Sept. 14 at River Region Health Systems in Vicksburg at the age of 82 after an extended illness. Waters served Alcorn for more than 48 years. He joined the administration in September 1957 as the dean of students, and he held numerous […] [...]

Dr. Thad Carter practicing on Coast

by Published: October 10,2014

Tags: Bay St. Louis, Dr. Thad Carter, Memorial Physician Clinics

Dr. Thad Carter, urologist, is now seeing Memorial Physician Clinics patients in Bay St. Louis. Carter is a board certified physician in urology. He attended medical school at Louisiana State University School of Medicine and completed his internship and residency at Charity Hospital of Louisiana in New Orleans. Carter was appointed to Memorial medical staff […] [...]

TEC welcomes Randy McClellan

TEC has appointed Randy McClellan as an account executive in the Sales Department at TEC of Jackson Inc. McClellan received a bachelor of business administration from University of Mississippi and a masters of religious education from Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary. He brings with him several years of experience in the telecommunications industry. McClellan currently resides […] [...]

Tonda Haigler now COO at CMMC

Tonda V. Haigler is the new COO at Central Mississippi Medical Center. Haigler comes to CMMC from Carolinas Hospital System in Florence, South Carolina, where she served as COO, interim CEO and assistant CEO, respectively. Prior roles include assistant CEO and administrative specialist at North Okaloosa Medical Center in Crestview, Florida; administrative resident at Piedmont […] [...]

Natchez Trace Parkway recognizes workers

The Natchez Trace Parkway recognized the contributions of long-time seasonal employees to the operation of the Parkway. Seasonal employees join the National Park Service’s workforce during the busiest time of the year to augment the efforts of permanent employees. Award-winning seasonal employees include: Thomas Miller (six seasons); Christopher Ellington (six seasons); Johnny Fowler (six seasons); […] [...]

Charlie Lewis and Jim Outlaw get new roles at Trustmark

by Published: October 10,2014

Tags: Charlie H. Lewis, James M. (Jim) Outlaw Jr., Trustmark Bank

Charlie H. Lewis has been named community bank president for Trustmark Bank’s Hattiesburg market.  Lewis has more than 21 years of experience in the financial industry and has served as community bank president in Trustmark’s McComb market for the past 11 years. Lewis earned a bachelor of business administration degree in finance from the University […] [...]

EPIC Pharmacies appoints Jay Romero as CEO

by Published: September 24,2014

Tags: Business, healthcare, Mississippi, NEWS, Newsmakers

EPIC Pharmacies Inc. of Cockeysville, Maryland, has appointed Jay Romero, R.Ph., as CEO effective Jan. 1, 2015. Romero has had a long and successful career in independent pharmacy. He has been an independent pharmacy owner for more than 10 years and a practicing pharmacist for more than 20 years. Romero currently serves on the EPIC […] [...]

Terri J. Bickham joins Hattiesburg Clinic Dialysis

by Published: September 24,2014

Tags: Business, Mississippi, NEWS, Newsmakers

Terri J. Bickham, CNP, recently joined Hattiesburg Clinic Dialysis as a nurse practitioner. She earned her bachelor of science in nursing through the University of Southern Mississippi and her master of science in nursing from Mississippi University for Women. As a Hattiesburg Clinic Dialysis provider, Bickham will be providing services at Hattiesburg, Bay Springs, Collins, […] [...]

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