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Cork to head Hancock port

The Hancock County Port and Harbor Commission has selected Bill Cork as its Chief Executive Officer. He succeeds HCPHC executive director Ashley Edwards, who is now president of the Gulf Coast Business Council. Cork is the founder of Cork Consulting Group LLC, a consulting firm in Texarkana, Texas. He served previously as president and CEO of the Texarkana Chamber of ...

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Hancock Port wins award

The Hancock County Port and Harbor Commission is the winner of the Mississippi Economic Development Council’s 2015 Community Economic Development Award for its new marketing materials and rebranding. The new brand identity — Hancock: Port, Air and Space — features a new logo and tagline that promotes the Commission’s scope and purpose. The Hancock Chamber of Commerce managed the rebranding ...

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General aviation has big impact across the state

Can you name the busiest airport in the state of Mississippi? The surprising answer is Olive Branch, and the reason is simple. “Location, location, location,” said manager David Taylor. “We’re 10 miles from Memphis International and 5 miles due south of FedEx world headquarters.” It is classified as a reliever airport for Memphis but that’s a misnomer, said Taylor. “We’re ...

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