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Feds: No evidence that black man’s hanging was homicide

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JACKSON — Investigators have found no evidence that the hanging death of a black man in Mississippi was a homicide, and the civil rights probe into the death has been closed, the Justice Department said Friday. The agency said in a news release Friday that it had met with the family of Otis Byrd about its decision. The release suggested ...

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FBI awaits autopsy in hanging of black man in Mississippi

PORT GIBSON — A Mississippi sheriff said Friday that a black man found hanging from a tree did not appear to have stepped off of anything before he died. Claiborne County Sheriff Marvin Lucas Sr. told The Associated Press on Friday that the body was found Thursday hanging by a bed sheet from a tree limb about 12 feet high, ...

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OP-ED — FISACKERLY: Four key steps to ensure low-cost, reliable power for years to come

In 2012, Entergy Mississippi, Inc. took four key steps toward meeting the ever-growing challenge of providing an ample supply of affordable, reliable electricity to our customers today and into the future. These were high value, long term, big ideas that will provide big savings in the not-too-distant future and help keep our rates low for years to come. » We ...

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Small fire reported at Grand Gulf Nuclear Station

PORT GIBSON — A small fire shut down work in a portion of Entergy’s Grand Gulf Nuclear Station in Port Gibson Wednesday. Grand Gulf spokeswoman Suzanne Anderson tells the Vicksburg Post that there was no danger to workers or the public. Anderson says an unknown number of workers were forced to exit when a fire broke out in the condenser ...

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Entergy Nuclear names management team

The retirement of a national leader in nuclear development is initiating key organizational changes within Entergy Nuclear. Randy Douet, current site vice president at Grand Gulf Nuclear Station near Port Gibson, will move to Entergy Nuclear’s headquarters in Jackson to lead Entergy’s nuclear business development function as nuclear renaissance pioneer Kenneth Hughey steps down. Mike Perito, vice president at River ...

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Profit-sharing agreement signed for biomass plant

HOUSTON, Texas — National Clean Fuels announced today that the company signed a profit participation agreement with the Center for Environment, Commerce & Energy (The Center). The two organizations are working together closely to build a biomass-to-electricity (BTE) plant in Port Gibson, Miss. According to the agreement, National Clean Fuels will provide the Center with monthly project support payments in ...

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NACF: Port Gibson Biomass Plans Taking Shape

Source: Business Wire HOUSTON — National Clean Fuels (PinkSheets: NACF) and the Center for Environment, Commerce & Energy (The Center) announced today that planning has begun on their Port Gibson Biomass-to-Electricity (BTE) Project in Mississippi. The scoping process has already begun on the project, which calls for a new BTE plant to be built in the City of Port Gibson, ...

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