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Mississippi Gaming Commission OKs new casino application regulations

February 21, 2013

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After making few adjustments, the Mississippi Gaming Commission gave unanimous approval Thursday to a change in application regulations, intended to make future state casinos more attractive to visitors. “The environment has changed,” John Hairston, chairman of the Mississippi Gaming Commission, said at Thursday’s monthly meeting. “And we’re responding to that change.” Continued growth of gambling […]

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Street.com’s mini poll ranks Bancorp South, Hancock chiefs among ‘Worst’ financial CEOs

January 17, 2011

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By Ted Carter The pain of a bad year on the stock market continued this week for the heads of Mississippi’s BancorpSouth Bank and Hancock Bank with placement on The Street.com’s list of 10 “Worst” financial CEOs. Hancock Bank’s President & CEO Carl Chaney and COO-CEO John Hairston landed in fifth place on the poll […]

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