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Medley & Brown’s star keeps rising with notable rankings

JACKSON — Nationally, Medley & Brown, LLC, is a common sight on the lists of the most prestigious financial publications. In early July, Bloomberg, one of the world’s largest financial news, broadcast and publishing companies, published Wealth Manager Magazine, which named Medley & Brown among “The Stars” in its ranking of the country’s top wealth managers for the fourth consecutive ...

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Stennis Institute’s Selected to Serve holds mayors accountable

This year, a Mississippi mayor of a small town is working hard to expand the city limits to seven square miles, replace all main water lines and build a multi-purpose building. The city official of another municipality in the state is reaching goals of seeing a city park constructed, achieving certification of Municipal Financial Integrity and completing construction of a ...

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British antiques dealer finds success in rural South Mississippi

COVINGTON COUNTY — Twice a month, hundreds of antique dealers and individual buyers with open checkbooks and trailer hitches clog the rural highways and back roads emanating from the tiny town of Seminary to bid on antiques and furnishings from Europe. This unlikely destination is the site of arguably the state’s largest antiques auction. Six containers a month are shipped ...

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Treating that tricky tennis elbow

After playing tennis for more than two decades, Barney Chadwick never experienced tennis elbow. Then one day, Chadwick, director of tennis for River Hills Club in Jackson, overexercised his arm with — of all things — a leaf blower. “We were in the process of selling our house and I could feel my arm getting tired, but I thought I ...

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Southern Miss grows master of public health program

HATTIESBURG — For 17 years, the University of Southern Mississippi has been the only institution of higher learning in the state to offer an accredited master of public health (MPH) program, executive MPH program and undergraduate dual teaching licensure degrees in Mississippi. It is also the only university in the state to offer a dual degree option with the College ...

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Renaissance attracts well-known professional firms

In late July, when news broke about two prominent companies — Butler Snow and Horne LLP — moving from downtown Jackson, much of the talk and media coverage focused on their exit, not the new Renaissance at Colony Park development located on Highland Colony Parkway at the intersection of Interstate 55 and Old Agency Road in Ridgeland that has also ...

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2 Brothers BBQ Sauce revving up NASCAR fans

WEST POINT — The powers-that-be at Dyno Marketing were brainstorming one day when someone marveled about how successful the transition had been introducing world-renowned, award-winning, red-headed Italian chef “Molto Mario” Batali to NASCAR. Watching him drop the green flag at the NASCAR Pocono 500 was inspiring, they agreed. They were also buzzing about the new 2 Brothers barbeque sauce, specially ...

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