Archive | July 11th, 2013

Yokohama Tire Corporation announces selection of design firm for new commercial tire plant in West Point

July 11, 2013

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FULLERTON, California – A little over two months ago, Yokohama Tire Corporation (YTC) announced its plan to build a new commercial tire manufacturing plant in West Point, Mississippi. Today, the company has made public its selection of Kajima Associates/Architects & Engineers, PC (KA/AEPC) of Atlanta, Georgia to design the first phase of the project – […]

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(BUSINESS VIDEO) Dan Pallotta: Why our investing in charity is dead wrong

July 11, 2013

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In this Ted Talk, activist and fundraiser Dan Pallotta calls out the double standard that drives our broken relationship to charities. Too many nonprofits, he says, are rewarded for how little they spend — not for what they get done. Instead of equating frugality with morality, he asks us to start rewarding charities for their […]

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Verizon unveils wireless usage apps for parents

July 11, 2013

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NEW ORLEANS – Verizon Wireless today announced the availability of Verizon FamilyBaseTM, an enhanced service that allows parents to monitor and control their child’s wireless usage, to promote the safe and responsible use of smartphone technology. Verizon FamilyBaseTM helps customers protect against overage charges and monitor usage on their accounts.  It is especially helpful for […]

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St. Dominic opens new behavioral health facility

July 11, 2013

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St. Dominic’s new Behavioral Health Services building housing the acute care psychiatric hospital and gero psychiatric hospital is now complete. Instead of renovating the existing Behavioral Health Services building which was in need of substantial repairs, St. Dominic’s completely razed the building and reconstructed it in phases in the same location. This new facility is […]

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DSU alumna competes in NBC’s summer hit show

July 11, 2013

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  CLEVELAND, Miss.  – Delta State University alumna Amy Showalter will compete in NBC’s new summer hit “The Winner Is” on Thursday, July 25 at 8 p.m. The show features talented solo singers, duets, and groups of all ages competing in head to head competition for the grand prize of $1 million. Showalter will be […]

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