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Smith promoted to Captain

Charles Louis Smith III, of Jackson has completed his training with FedEx and has been promoted to Captain. Smith began his pilot career in 1993 and began his tenure as an Air Force Pilot from 1994-2007. He was assigned as a C-17 pilot for the Jackson Mississippi National Guard as well as piloting for the FedEx Corporation.

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FedEx to construct distribution center in Pearl

FedEx Ground says it will complete construction on a massive distribution center to be opened in Pearl by August 2017. The new facility will take up more than 248,000 square feet and will replace a smaller center that operates in Richland. FedEx says the move will primarily enable the company to meet and exceed a rising number of customer demands ...

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McAlister’s maestro turns his magic to Salsarita’s

By JACK WEATHERLY  Phil Friedman has come a long way since he grew up in the Bronx, one of the five buroughs of New York City. Now he’s in Greater Burrito as owner of Salsarita’s, a Charlotte, N.C.-based Mexican fare chain. He got there by way of Mississippi, where he made a stop in his 40-year career as an entrepreneur in ...

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