Posts Tagged ‘Capitol Street’

The wait continues for Edison Walthall hotel buyer

by Ted Carter Published: May 31,2013

Tags: Ben Allen, Capitol Street, Edison Walthall Hotel, hospitality, hotels, Landmark Center

Hopes for injecting more life into downtown Jackson’s Capitol Street through a renovation and possible conversion of the vacant Edison-Walthall sustained a setback when the hotel did not get an acceptable bid at auction. For now, the circa 1927 lodging landmark will remain with the Landmark Center office building a block away as once-major properties […] [...]

Customers have been coming back to Mayflower Café for generations

by Becky Gillette Published: June 10,2012

Tags: "comeback sauce", Capitol Street, comeback, fine dining, JACKSON, Mayflower Cafe, seafood, The Help

It is only fitting that the Mayflower Café is particularly well known for its “comeback sauce.” That is because the café regarded as one of Jackson’s favorite seafood restaurant has been attracting back diners now for generations. “Many generations of hometown people have come through here,” said Mayflower Café owner Jerry Kountouris. “Parent brought their […] [...]

Cleveland gets money for boulevard

by Associated Press Published: November 1,2010

Tags: boulevard, Capitol Street, CLEVELAND, Cochran, Delta State University, JACKSON, Senatobia

JACKSON — The city of Cleveland will receive $1.1 million for construction of a boulevard and trail to venues at Delta State University in Cleveland. U.S. Sen. Thad Cochran, R-Miss., says the project is designed to alleviate traffic through residential areas. Cochran says the funding is part of $3.3 million from the Federal Highway Administration […] [...]

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