Archive | March 26th, 2013

Landmark final offer for DOR HQ came in $10M above South Pointe’s

March 26, 2013

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  With a 20-year-lease offer of $48.5 million on the table, downtown Jackson’s Landmark Center held a clear lead in the competition to become the new headquarters of the Mississippi Department of Revenue. Rivals South Pointe Business Park in Clinton and Diversified Technologies complex in Ridgeland presented offers of $51.4 million and $53.4 million, respectively. […]

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Hinds, MUW form culinary arts partnership

March 26, 2013

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Hinds Community College and Mississippi University for Women have revealed details of a new agreement for students studying the culinary arts in the Jackson area. The so-called “2 Plus 2″ agreement between HCC and MUW will allow culinary arts students to finish their bachelor’s degrees at the Hinds Jackson campus’ Academic/Technical Center. A signing ceremony […]

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DOR workers thrilled about pending move

March 26, 2013

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Here’s proof that things can seem horribly bad one week and just peachy the next. On March 18, employees of the Mississippi Department of Revenue endured the ear-splitting sound of a hail onslaught banging on a tin roof and aluminum walls. Seven days later, they heard the wonderful words they’ve awaited for nearly two decades: […]

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