Archive | March 25th, 2013

Three Roberts hotels sold at bankruptcy auction; Walthall not included

March 25, 2013

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A hearing is set for April 3 in St. Louis to finalize the sale of three hotels owned by St. Louis-based Roberts Cos., owners of downtown Jackson’s shuttered Roberts Vista Hotel. The Jackson property, known for several decades as The Walthall, is not among the Roberts hotels to be sold April 3. The 85-year-old East […]

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(Update) Final price made Clinton’s South Pointe the pick for new Revenue Department HQ

March 25, 2013

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The South Pointe complex must be ready for the DOR by July 2014.

Aggressive last-minute price cutting did the trick for Clinton’s South Pointe Business Park in the competition to become the new home of the Mississippi Department of Revenue, the state says. The selection came down to price, with representatives of the former WorldCom headquarters presenting a lease offer too attractive to pass up, said Kevin Upchurch, […]

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