Archive | April 2nd, 2014

State to end sales tax on interest paid on store-financed merchandise

April 2, 2014

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Toting the note just got easier for Mississippi car dealers and other merchants who finance their customers’ purchases. Gov. Phil Bryant’s signing of House Bill 260 Tuesday puts a July 1 end to sales taxes on interest and other finance charges at buy-here-pay-here retail locations, including auto dealerships and furniture and appliance stores that arrange […]

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C Spire ranked 35th nationally on innovators Elite 100 list

April 2, 2014

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RIDGELAND, Mississippi – Ridgeland-based C Spire has been ranked 35th on InformationWeek’s Elite 100 list for technology innovators nationwide. It is the third consecutive year C Spire has been recognized by InformationWeek, and the telecommunications and technology services company was the the top-ranked telecommunications provider on the list and the only state-based firm ranked. C […]

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Delta State’s OIT to host Technology in Teaching symposium

April 2, 2014

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The Office of Information Technology Services (OIT) at Delta State has developed an innovative new program called the Technology in Teaching Symposium, to be hosted on campus April 4. The theme for this inaugural event is “Red, White, & Blues of Teaching With Technology.” The professional development opportunity is designed to: expose faculty to emerging […]

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Ergon buys N.C. terminal for undisclosed sum

April 2, 2014

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A Jackson-based company has made an acquisition in North Carolina that it says will play a big part in its future growth. Ergon Asphalt & Emulsions Inc. (EA&E) of Jackson has purchased all assets of the Wilson, N.C., asphalt terminal from Black Creek Terminal, LLC. EA&E acquired full ownership of the facility on April 1. […]

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