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Supervisors want industrial site for hunting until buyer is found

NATCHEZ — While Adams County officials wait an industrial prospect to show interest in the old International Paper site, some local residents want to lease a wooded area of the property for hunting. Adams County is marketing the 478 acres to industrial prospects. Officials also have said they are in negotiations with Natchez Railway for part of the land. Supervisor ...

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A public railroad?

When Utah-based V&S Railway purchased the railroad that runs from Brookhaven to Natchez in the summer of 2009, the sale was contingent upon V&S keeping the line open for two years. That window closes in June, and officials in Adams, Franklin and Lincoln counties are making plans to keep the line open should V&S decide to abandon it. Senate Bill ...

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