Archive | August 16th, 2012

Sen. Burton will head new energy committee; Polk to lead education panel

August 16, 2012

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Mississippi state Sen. Terry Burton has been picked to chair the newly created Senate Energy Committee and Sen. John Polk has been chosen to lead the Universities and Colleges Committee, Lt. Gov. Tate Reeves said Thursday after making the appointments. Burton, R-Newton, will lead the 15-member Energy Committee, which oversees legislation related to the oil […]

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Jackson Hilton’s new owners get $16 million loan on hotel

August 16, 2012

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August Group Ventures has received a $16 million loan to complete its acquisition of Jackson’s Hilton Hotel at 1001 County Line Road. August Ventures is taking over the 276-room hotel as part of its April acquisition of the hotel’s previous owners, Lane Hotels. The hotel will remain a Hilton, according to Adam Robinson, loan officer […]

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