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Barrentine elected treasurer of Mississippi Young Bankers

Rebecca Barrentine, of Copiah Bank, Hazlehurst, has been elected to serve as treasurer of Mississippi Young Bankers, a section of the Mississippi Bankers Association. Since 1950, Mississippi Young Bankers has been active in providing leadership development activities and supporting financial literacy programs of the MBA and its member banks. MYB members are involved in administering scholarship programs for high school ...

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Luke elected VP of Mississippi Young Bankers

Zach Luke, of Bank of Commerce, Greenwood, has been elected to serve as vice president of Mississippi Young Bankers, a section of the Mississippi Bankers Association. Since 1950, Mississippi Young Bankers has been active in providing leadership development activities and supporting financial literacy programs of the MBA and its member banks. MYB members are involved in administering scholarship programs for ...

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Ben Hubbard joins Mississippi Coding Academies

The board of directors of Mississippi Coding Academies has announced the addition of Ben Hubbard to our growing team as the statewide director of development and outreach, serving the academies located in Jackson and Starkville. Ben is a native Mississippian who brings over 15 years of experience in the technology industry and international startup community to the Mississippi Coding Academies. ...

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Petro elected president of Mississippi Young Bankers

Marc Petro, of Community Bank of Mississippi, Ridgeland, has been elected to serve as president of Mississippi Young Bankers, a section of the Mississippi Bankers Association. Since 1950, Mississippi Young Bankers has been active in providing leadership development activities and supporting financial literacy programs of the MB A and its member banks. MYB members are involved in administering scholarship programs ...

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Northrop Grumman recognized with Manufacturing Leadership Awards

Northrop Grumman Corporation has been recognized by the National Association of Manufacturers with Manufacturing Leadership Awards for three of its aircraft manufacturing capabilities. The cutting-edge capabilities harness metadata, analytics, and virtual and augmented reality in multiple Northrop Grumman manufacturing programs. The company was recognized for the following technologies: The assembly metadata integration project extracts quality data from automated systems on ...

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Steve Martin hired as commissioner

The Mississippi Community College Board (MCCB) has hired Steve Martin to serve as Commissioner of Mississippi Community College Athletics and Affiliated Activities. He replaces Jim Southward who retired in December after working at the MCCB for 16 years. Martin’s appointment is effective April 1, 2019. Martin has an extensive background in athletics, both as an administrator and an athlete. He ...

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MAPA recognizes top Mississippi asphalt projects

The Mississippi Asphalt Pavement Association (MAPA) recently held an awards ceremony at its annual Quality Asphalt Conference to honor members for their work to improve Mississippi’s transportation system. Award categories and winners are: Best Local/Commercial Paving – ADCAMP, Inc., Flowood, for Stribling Road in Madison County Best Mill and Overlay – APAC-Mississippi, Inc., for U.S. Highway 72 in Tishomingo County ...

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Turner appointed to technician at TEC

TEC announced the appointment of William Turner as Technician at TEC in Bradford, Tenn. Turner will be responsible for the installation and repair of company products and services. Turner resides in Greenfield, Tenn., with his wife, April and son, Blaine.

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Brock to serve on Mississippi Young Bankers Council

Oxford banker Lucius Brock has been elected to the Executive Council of the Mississippi Young Bankers, a section of the Mississippi Bankers Association. Since 1950, Mississippi Young Bankers has been active in providing leadership development activities, supporting financial literacy programs of the MBA and its member banks. MYB members are involved in administering scholarship programs for high school and college ...

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