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Enerfab to occupy former Dynasteel facility

NATCHEZ — Enerfab, an equipment manufacturing firm with design and build capabilities serving the process industries, will begin manufacturing operations in Natchez and plans to expand production capabilities at the facility formerly operated by Dynasteel. Enerfab’s new Natchez location, which will be known as Enersteel, will retain much of Dynasteel’s existing workforce, and the company will create 75 new jobs ...

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Resinall expanding plant for new products

HATTIESBURG — Resinall is expanding its operations in Hattiesburg to accommodate the manufacture of white water resins. Resinall is constructing a new three-story, 3,000-square-foot facility at its current Dixie Pine Road location. The project represents a company investment of $17 million and will create 10 new jobs and retain the existing 120 currently in place at the facility. “It will ...

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Renasant enters Starkville market, taps Tomlinson

STARKVILLE — Renasant Corporation’s wholly owned subsidiary, Renasant Bank, is entering the Starkville banking market. Leading Renasant in Starkville will be banking veteran Tommy Tomlinson as Starkville Division president. Prior to joining Renasant, Tomlinson served for 28 years as an executive banker for another regional bank. Tomlinson attended Mississippi State University, graduating with a bachelor’s degree in banking and finance. ...

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Singing River opens new mental health facility

GULFPORT — Singing River Health System has cut the ribbon on its new location in Gulfport for providing behavioral health services. “We’re fortunate with Singing River Health System to have seven physicians and nine therapists that work with our program,” said Lynn Truelove, COO for programs, SRHS. “We’re now in a position where we can provide services beyond just the ...

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PRCC planning expansion of Hattiesburg campus

HATTIESBURG — Pearl River Community College is planning an expansion at its center in Forrest County to eventually serve 5,000 students. PRCC president William Lewis told county officials that the two-year school has a master plan for the Hattiesburg campus. The Hattiesburg American reports Lewis asked the county board of supervisors for an additional 15-year commitment of $200,000 annually to ...

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Oil-Dri completes expansion for cat litter line

BLUE MOUNTAIN — Oil-Dri Corporation of America has completed the expansion of its facility in Blue Mountain, increasing capacity for a new line of Cat’s Pride cat litter. Oil-Dri’s subsidiary, Blue Mountain Production Company, underwent a $9-million expansion, increasing the facility by 41,000 square feet. This includes improved automated systems aimed at producing high-quality products and increasing worker productivity. Oil-Dri ...

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GranthamPoole opens new office in Oxford

RIDGELAND and OXFORD — GranthamPoole CPAs of Ridgeland has opened a new office in Oxford at 1002 Van Buren Avenue. Long-time Oxford resident, Alex Sanders, CPA, has been chosen to manage the new location. “GranthamPoole is well connected in Oxford through numerous friends and family, some of whom have second and third generation ties to Ole Miss,” said Jim Poole, ...

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Renasant Bank enters new Alabama market

TUPELO — Renasant Corporation’s wholly owned subsidiary, Renasant Bank, is entering the banking market of Montgomery, Ala., through its hiring of an established banking team. The entry into Montgomery adds to Renasant’s current Alabama footprint of multiple full-service locations in Birmingham, Huntsville, Decatur and Madison, which has over $600 million in assets. Mike Ross, Renasant Alabama Division president, said, “We ...

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Winchester Ammunition swamped with applicants

OXFORD — Winchester Ammunition has plenty of applicants for the 200-250 jobs it hopes to fill by the end of the year for its Oxford operation. The company is transferring its Centerfire operations from East Alton, Ill., over the next five years and will employ some 800 workers. Valerie Peters, Winchester’s director of operations, says hundreds of people showed up ...

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Cardiology Services expands into Bay Springs

BAY SPRINGS — Cardiology Services, a joint venture of Hattiesburg Clinic Cardiology and Forrest General Hospital, recently opened Cardiology Bay Springs, a service created to provide cardiac care for Bay Springs residents. Cardiology Bay Springs is staffed by Hattiesburg Clinic cardiologists Joseph A. Proli, M.D.; Wassim E. Mouannes, M.D.; and Bassam K. Mechleb, M.D. The cardiologists are seeing patients at ...

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