Archive | July 24th, 2013

Governor’s office announces Tecumseh Products deal in Verona

July 24, 2013

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Gov. Phil Bryant

Gov. Phil Bryant and officials from Tecumseh Products Company announced today the creation of up to 150 new jobs over the next five years and the retention of 350 jobs at their Verona facility to meet the increased global demand for their products. The expansion represents a significant multi-million dollar investment for Tecumseh. Tecumseh manufactures […]

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Cathead Distillery launches pecan-flavored vodka

July 24, 2013

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Cathead, Mississippi’s first legal distillery, has launched Cathead pecan-flavored vodka. This is the first fall offering from Cathead, in addition to their Cathead Vodka (distilled 6 times and charcoal filtered) and their spring/summer Honeysuckle-flavored vodka. Cathead Pecan hits the shelves throughout the South early this fall and is a distinctly southern-fashioned spirit made from all-natural […]

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Brain Drain, Creative Economy plan Twitter forum

July 24, 2013

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Mississippi’s Creative Economy Twitter feed is hosting a conversation beginning on Thursday at 7:00 PM. Twitter users can follow the Tweets during that time posted by @MSCreativeEcon and use of the #msCreative hashtag is also encouraged. “We’ll be discussing how innovation is a real economic driver moving Mississippi forward, and how our investment in STEM […]

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