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International tool maker moving to Greenwood

GREENWOOD – In this case, manufacturers heading south is a boon for the Mississippi Delta. In October, Milwaukee Electric Tool Corp. announced that it was eliminating 130 manufacturing jobs by July 31, 2002, at its Brookfield, Wisc. plant. The 130 manufacturing jobs are being transferred to a new plant in Greenwood, beginning in January. By the end of 2002, Milwaukee ...

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Timberview Lodge a dream come true for family members

IN KEMPER COUNTY — Long-time Lauderdale County supervisor Ransom McElroy had a dream about having a place where people could go to relax, hunt, fish or just have a good time. He passed away in 1988 before he could see his dream, Timberview Lodge, come to fruition. But he got it started. Today his daughter, Betty Hopper, owns the 1,000 ...

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