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Read June 18, 2012 issue of the MBJ

>> INSURANCE INSTITUTE: Lack of codes makes Mississippi Coast … MOST VULNERABLE — By Ted Carter Also in this week’s paper: >> LAST AGAIN: Insurance Institute gives state nation’s lowest grade for hurricane-resistant structures — by Ted Carter >> REPORT: 70,000 coastal properties at risk to storm — by Ted Carter >> AGRICULTURE: Southern senators: Farm Bill boosts Midwest, leaves ...

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Read the October 17th issue of the MBJ online

EAT HEALTHY MISSISSIPPI … In this week’s MBJ, Amy McCullough takes a look at the new Eat Healthy Mississippi initiative, which will connect local growers to restaurants and promote healthy eating, is underway. The Mississippi Hospitality and Restaurant Association (MHRA) recently learned it had received a grant of more than $83,000 from the U.S. Department of Agriculture. With the help ...

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Read the September 26th issue of the MBJ online

In this week’s MBJ, Stephen McDill broke the national news that Cellular South is changing its name to C Spire Wireless. Cellular South is the nation’s largest privately-owned wireless company. The official announcement was made on the website www.personalizedwireless.com. Speculation had run rampant all week that hat the company was making major changes to its corporate. Also in this week’s ...

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Read the September 19th issue of the MBJ online

In this week’s MBJ, Amy McCullough analyzes the recent saga at Parkway Properties and looks into the potential of its headquarters leaving Jackson. All of this is happening about 100 days after its combination with Eola Capital LLC as Parkway Properties Inc. announced CEO Steve Rogers’ retirement and succession by Eola chairman and Parkway board chairman Jim Heistand, who will ...

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Read the September 5th issue of the MBJ online

In this week’s MBJ, Wally Northway analyzes the mega Mississippi law merger between Watkins Ludlam Winter & Stennis and the New Orleans firm of Jones, Walker, Waechter, Poitevent, Carrere & Denegre, LLP. Could it mean a shift in power among law firms in Mississippi? Northway talks to experts around the state. Also in this week’s paper: >> WORKERS COMP: For ...

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Read the August 29th issue of the MBJ online

In this week’s MBJ, Amy McCullough looks at a troubled Massachusetts solar panel manufacturer that got much-ballyhooed state government aid. Back in Mississippi, the state has recently invested in another solar panel maker, who — predictably — says its technology is the difference between it and the Massachusetts group. Also in this week’s paper: >> IGNORED: The two committee chairmen ...

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