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NASA Space Flight Awareness Program recognizes Saucier

Stennis Space Center employee Brock Saucier of Hancock County, was recognized April 3 by NASA’s Space Flight Awareness Program with an Honoree Award for outstanding support of human spaceflight. Saucier is electrical shop lead with Syncom Space Services at Stennis. He was honored for his ongoing support and extensive knowledge of multiple facilities and testing infrastructure. Astronaut Scott Tingle, along ...

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NASA Space Flight Awareness Program recognizes Pannell

Stennis Space Center employee Mike Pannell, a resident of Bay St. Louis, and native of Titusville, Florida, was recognized April 3 by NASA’s Space Flight Awareness Program with an Honoree Award for outstanding support of human spaceflight. Pannell is a senior industrial hygienist with the NASA Center Operations Directorate at Stennis. He was honored for ensuring the health and safety ...

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NASA Space Flight Awareness Program recognizes Pair

Stennis Space Center employee Laura Pair of Picayune, was recognized April 3 by NASA’s Space Flight Awareness Program with an Honoree Award for outstanding support of human spaceflight. Pair is a senior system administrator in the Stennis Data Center with SaiTech, Inc. She was honored for dedication and exceptional support directly contributing to NASA’s mission success. Astronaut Scott Tingle, along ...

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Collins promoted to human resources manager

Renasant announced the promotion of Sherria Collins to human resources manager. She began her career with Renasant as Processor in the CDP department at the Technology Center in 2004. Collins has been an employee at Renasant for 14 years. “We feel very fortunate to have Sherria as a member of our Human Resources team. Her promotion to HR Manager will ...

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Kevin Morgan joins Waggoner Engineering

Waggoner Engineering, Inc., a full-service economic development, program management, and engineering firm, has announced its recent hire of Kevin Morgan, PE, who will serve as a Senior Project Manager/Client Account Manager with special emphasis in the Aviation & Airport sector. Morgan comes to Waggoner with over 30 years of civil engineering project experience that includes project management for general aviation, ...

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Starkville’s Phillips-Gaines among nation’s top advisers

Lynn Phillips-Gaines, CFP, at Phillips Financial and financial advisor with Raymond James in Starkville, was recently named to Barron’s list of “The Top 1,200 Advisors” in the country for the fifth consecutive year. It is the largest, most comprehensive annual advisor list circulated by Barron’s. Barron’s, a weekly financial newspaper published by Dow Jones & Co., produced the listing of ...

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Local REALTORS influence policy

Private transfer fees are fees charged to either buyers or sellers at the closing of a transaction each time a property is sold. These fees decrease affordability, increase potential liability and provide no benefit to the property sellers or buyers. They have also been called “harmful” by the National Association of REALTORS®, Mississippi REALTORS®, and Central Mississippi REALTORS®. HB 962, ...

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Malco Theatres taps Tashie for president

Memphis-based Malco Theatres has promoted David Tashie to President and Chief Operating Officer. Tashie, son of Co-Chairman Jimmy Tashie and great-grandson of founder M.A. Lightman, Sr, began his career with Malco in 1998 and worked his way up through the 102-year old family business. Tashie will continue overseeing the day-to-day operations of the theatre chain and bowling / family entertainment ...

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Robinson named Mississippi Regional President at CB&S Bank

The Board of Directors of CB&S Bank announced the addition of a Mississippi Regional President. Craig Robinson has been named Mississippi Regional President. In his new role, Robinson will be responsible for providing commercial banking sales leadership to CB&S Bank offices throughout Mississippi. Robinson has over 45 years of banking experience and has served in executive management positions, including President, ...

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Merit Health Central names Wills as new COO

Merit Health Central in Jackson has named Tom Wills, MPPM, BSN, RN, as Chief Operating Officer. Wills has served over 20 years in healthcare, beginning as a charge nurse and quickly moving into leadership over multi-faceted departments and service lines. In his previous role as executive director of heart and imaging services with another facility in the market, Wills led ...

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