Archive | October 16th, 2012

Court-appointed receiver finding interest in Jackson’s former Walthall Hotel

October 16, 2012

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A court-appointed receiver is in talks with several prospective buyers of downtown Jackson’s Roberts Vista Hotel, currently shuttered and awaiting repairs from water damage. The hotel is known more commonly in Jackson as The Walthall, for Civil War figure Edward Cary Walthall, whose name it bore upon opening 85 years ago. As it has several […]

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Jackson among top towns for low-cost retirement, U.S. News says

October 16, 2012

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U.S. News & World Report is touting Jackson as the 4th best place in the nation to retire on under $40,000 a year. “Your retirement budget will stretch much further in Mississippi’s state capital than in many other places,” said the report in the most recent issue of the national magazine. The article cites Jackson’s […]

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