Posts Tagged ‘Clinton’

The “jewel” of Main Street

Bob Wilson, executive director, Mississippi Main Street Association (MMSA), said Clinton is really one of the “jewels” of the Main Street program. “There are a lot of things that figure into its success,” Wilson said. “From the beginning, Main Street Clinton was fortunate to have a very supportive mayor and city council. Mayor Rosemary Aultman […] [...]

Main Street Clinton a model for successful downtown economic programs

The new kid on the Main Street block has been getting with the program in a big way. Although only in existence six years, Main Street Clinton has won awards all five years it has been eligible. This year Clinton won top awards Main Street Merchant of the Year, an award that recognizes excellence in […] [...]

Clinton losing ADP as company shifts up to 100 jobs to Georgia

Automatic Data Processing, a business-outsourcing provider more commonly known as ADP, is shutting down in Clinton and moving its approximately 100 jobs to Augusta, Ga. New Jersey-based ADP has not responded to phone calls over the last couple of days but a spokesman for the Mississippi Development Authority confirmed the company’s departure from the South […] [...]

Rice says wouldn’t return as secretary of state

CLINTON — Former Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice says she wouldn’t want to hold that position again. >> BUSINESS BLOG Former secretary of state, KiOR board member Condoleeza Rice visits Mississippi>> “You should never go home twice,” Rice told reporters at Mississippi College in Clinton. Rice visited the school Tuesday to address benefactors at a […] [...]

Keeping our eye on: Doug Nielsen

by Published: January 30,2011

Tags: Anytime Fitness, Clinton, Doug Nielsen, Keeping Our Eye On

Age: 24 Hometown: Monroe, La. Education: University of Louisiana at Monroe (B.A. in psychology) Current Position: Manager, Anytime Fitness in Clinton From selling cars and carpet to working for Poly Processing Company in Monroe, La., Doug Nielsen’s “winding career path” has stayed colorful. That path recently brought him from the Bayou State to the Magnolia […] [...]

Proposed sign law in Clinton criticized

by Published: November 1,2010

Tags: Clinton, sign ordinance, zoning

CLINTON — Clinton business owners are making it clear how they feel about a proposed city sign ordinance that restricts height and other characteristics of their best advertisement. Jackson attorney James Peden told the Clinton Planning and Zoning Commission at a recent hearing, if the ordinance is adopted, the city would be shooting itself economically […] [...]

Orman wins William Carey honor

Pamela Harvey Orman of Clinton received the William Carey University Circle of Excellence Award from the School of Business during Homecoming ceremonies held recently in Hattiesburg. Orman, a 1982 graduate of Carey with a degree in business administration, began her banking career with Citizens Bank of Hattiesburg, which is now Trustmark National Bank. She is […] [...]

Madison approves smoking ban

MADISON — Madison has adopted a smoke-free-air ordinance, switching from a voluntary ban on tobacco that all city businesses followed. The change passed unanimously on Tuesday. Mayor Mary Hawkins Butler is expected to sign the ordinance Wednesday or Thursday. The law will go into effect 30 days after she signs it. Butler tells The Clarion-Ledger […] [...]

Going where the people are

by Published: February 14,2010

Tags: Clinton, Madison, Pinelake Church, Sunday services

If it’s all about location, location location, then Pinelake Church has chosen wisely MADISON — Membership growth at Pinelake Church in Flowood has led to the addition of two campuses and a proposed third campus is in the works. The church’s administration began tracking the growth approximately four years ago and noticed that members were […] [...]

Q&A: Cathy Coughlin, Attorney at Law, Clinton

by Published: November 2,2009

Tags: Attorney at Law, Cathy Coughlin, Clinton

Law was her dream Coughlin always knew what she wanted to do A seventh-generation Mississippian, Cathy Coughlin is a graduate of the Mississippi College School of Law and maintains a law practice in Ridgeland with an emphasis on family law, wills and estates, contract law and personal injury.  She recently sat down with the Mississippi […] [...]

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