Archive | September 2nd, 2011

Green Tech Special Session: State lawmakers react to a special session that would give $175 million in incentives to green tech industries looking to relocate to Mississippi.

September 2, 2011

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State lawmakers react to a special session that would give $175 million in incentives to green tech industries looking to relocate to Mississippi.

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Regions sets debit card fees in bid to offset revenue losses

September 2, 2011

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In a soon-to-arrive consequence of the Dodd Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act, Regions Bank in mid-October will begin charging customers in Mississippi and elsewhere a $4 monthly fee for debit card use. The financial services sector has been predicting for the past year that Dodd Frank’s mandated cut in swipe card fees […]

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Enrollment at Mississippi colleges rises

September 2, 2011

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Preliminary Fall Enrollment Figures Show Increase Alcorn has highest increase at 19.3%; MVSU drops by 4.2% Across Mississippi’s eight public universities, preliminary fall 2011 enrollment figures show an increase of almost 4,000 students or 5.2 percent from fall 2010 numbers. System-wide enrollment has increased annually since 1994. This year’s increase is the largest single-year increase […]

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