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Downtown conversions – too much demand chasing too little product

January 29, 2012

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Ted Duckworth’s math tells him downtown residential is a-can’t-lose proposition. He’d be at the table but the dealer has no more cards to deal in a game that is all about converting decades-old commercial buildings instead of building anew. “Of the available buildings somebody else is already working on them,” said Duckworth, principal of Duckworth […]

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King Ed Feelin’ the Blues

August 11, 2011

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Jackson’s new Hilton Garden Inn, formally known as the King Edward Hotel, earns its place on the legendary Mississippi Blues Trail. MBJ-TV was there to catch reaction from local political and business leaders including blues legend Dorothy Moore.

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