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Casino survey reveals national, Mississippi data

The U.S. commercial casino industry realized its second-largest year in gross gaming revenues ever in 2012, according to a economic impact study released today by the American Gaming Association. The annual State of the States: The AGA Survey of Casino Entertainment shows an industry that has now seen three consecutive years of escalating growth — reaching its highest levels of ...

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Bryant to give first State of the State address

JACKSON — Gov. Phil Bryant will give his first State of the State address next week. A legislative resolution says the speech is set for 5:30 p.m. Jan. 24 on the south steps of the Capitol. If weather is bad, the speech will be moved to its usual spot, in the House chamber. Bryant began his four-year term Jan. 10. ...

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State of the State address postponed until Monday

Governor Barbour announced this afternoon that his State of the State address, originally scheduled for Thursday evening, has been postponed until Monday at 6 p.m. In a press release issued by his office, Barbour said the City of Jackson’s water service issues would make it difficult for his address to a joint session of the Mississippi Legislature to move forward tomorrow. Even ...

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