Posts Tagged ‘Bok Homa Casino’

Resort adds Warren, Deon

The Mississippi Band of Choctaw Indians has hired Connie R. Deon as Pearl River Resort’s executive direct of finance. Deon has over 15 years of experience in finance. Most recently, she was the financial controller at Isle of Capri Casino in Lula. Bryce Warren, the resort’s president/CEO, says Deon will assist in the planning, implementing, […] [...]

Pearl River Resorts announces Warren, Brolick and Cook as new executives

Pearl River Resort has announced three new executives. >> Bryce Warren was named president and CEO. He brings 30 years of gaming industry experience to his new position and amongst other management positions, has served as assistant general manager of Pearl River’s Silver Star Hotel and Casino, Choctaw; vice president and assistant general manager of […] [...]

Despite Barbour and Republicans’ best efforts, community embraces new casino

SANDERSVILLE — More than six months after Bok Homa (BOHK HO-MUH) Casino opened in Jones County near Sandersville, things seem to be going smoothly for both the casino and neighboring area. The Mississippi Band of Choctaw Indians had to weather countless efforts by local and state officials — including Gov. Haley Barbour — to stop […] [...]

Choctaw tribe’s deals focus of FBI, chief says

PHILADELPHIA, Miss. — Mississippi Choctaw Indians Chief Beasley Denson says media reports earlier this month that an FBI search of tribal records includes those related to the Choctaws’ relationship to an Atlanta management company are true. Denson told The Clarion-Ledger on Tuesday that the search warrant presented the tribe by FBI agents on July 12 […] [...]

Jones Co. casino set to open Dec. 20

by Published: November 29,2010

Tags: Bok Homa Casino

SANDERSVILLE — The Mississippi Band of Choctaw Indians is scheduled to open its new casino in less than a month on tribal land near the south Mississippi town of Sandersville. The Bok Homa Casino project in Jones County has drawn sharp opposition from religious groups and some political leaders, including Mississippi Gov. Haley Barbour. Tribal […] [...]

Harvey to lead Choctaw’s casino

by Published: October 31,2010

Tags: Bok Homa Casino, Maj. Gen. Paul Harvey

Retired Air Force Maj. Gen. Paul Harvey will oversee the operations of the Bok Homa Casino near Sandersville. Harvey was the first executive director of the Mississippi Gaming Commission. He was hired by the Mississippi Band of Choctaw Indians in Nov. 2007. Harvey, 73, who currently serves as president and CEO of Pearl River Resort, […] [...]

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