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Hosemann runs for 3rd term as Mississippi secretary of state

JACKSON — Republican Delbert Hosemann of Jackson says he’s running for a third term as Mississippi secretary of state. The 67-year-old Hosemann filed qualifying papers Monday at the state Republican Party headquarters. He’s the first person to enter the race for secretary of state. Candidates’ qualifying deadline is Friday, and it’s not clear whether Democrats will challenge Hosemann. As the ...

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Selection near for 2nd downtown Jackson offices for Secretary of State

JACKSON, Mississippi — The Mississippi Secretary of State’ Office is moving its office at 700 North St. closer to downtown. The Mississippi Department of Finance & Administration received five responses to a request for proposals and has narrowed the candidates to two office buildings. The Secretary of State’s Office and DFA are reviewing best and final from owners of the ...

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Baker rejoins agency

Cheryn Baker has rejoined the Mississippi Secretary of State’s Office as assistant secretary of state of the Securities Division. Prior to her return, she acted as corporate counsel to Hancock Bank in Gulfport. She previously served as assistant secretary of state of the Policy and Research Division. A Lexington native, Baker graduated magna cum laude from the University of Mississippi ...

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MASBO recognizes Halliwell

Sandy Halliwell, the Clinton Public School District’s finance director, is the Mississippi Association of School Business Officials – 2012 Outstanding Business Officer. She was notified of the award in a surprise presentation at the MASBO conference in Jackson. The district has gotten a clean audit report every year since Halliwell began serving as finance director in 2001. She has also ...

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LLCs have April 15 deadline for submitting annual reports

The new year brought a bit of extra work for Mississippi limited liability companies. For the first time, LLCs based in the state must file annual reports with the Secretary of State’s office by April 15 Don’t stress over it, though. All the state wants is an update on your address, executives and officers. No fee is charged for domestic ...

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Morgan Keegan hearing reset for early 2011

The Mississippi Secretary of State’s office agreed to postpone a hearing that was set for today regarding claims that Morgan Keegan & Co. misled Mississippi investors, causing them to lose $2 billion. The hearing will likely be rescheduled for January or February, an official has said. Postponement of the hearing that was set for this morning gives Morgan Keegan, the ...

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