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Mississippi State Hospital employees honored for service

Mississippi State Hospital honored employees with March anniversaries for their years of service to the hospital. Service awards are given to MSH employees in the month of their date of hire, beginning with one year and followed by every fifth anniversary year. Employees receive a Certificate of Appreciation and a Service Award Pin. The program is sponsored by Friends of ...

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Anderson appointed to customer relations at TEC

TEC is announced the appointment of Druezilla Anderson as customer relations representative at TEC of Jackson, Inc. Anderson will be responsible for assisting with promoting, marketing, selling and supporting of TEC products and services. Anderson resides in Jackson with her husband, Derrick. Anderson has two daughters, Tamica and Kimberly, son, Darius and 9 grandchildren.

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2 Mississippians among graduates of leadership program

Trey Chinn and Jhai Keeton are graduates of the the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People’s pilot Next Generation (NEXTGEN) Young Professional Leadership Program in 2018. Participants receive comprehensive leadership and advocacy training in order to develop leadership competencies that will enable them to become effective civil rights leaders. The inaugural class launched with 150 participants in January ...

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Women’s Foundation of Mississippi adds four to board of directors

The Women’s Foundation of Mississippi announced the election of four to its board of directors: Rosalyn Howard, Grace Lee, Carol Todd Puckett, and Mary Largent Purvis. Howard is the Executive Director of the Mississippi Nurses Foundation. Howard received her Bachelor of Science degree in Education and a Master of Science degree in Guidance and Counseling from Alcorn State University. She ...

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Graves named 2019 YG&E Leader of the Year

Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP has announced that Tiffany M. Graves, Bradley’s pro bono counsel, has been named the 2019 Young, Gifted & Empowered Awards (YG&E) Leader of the Year. Started in 2015, the YG&E honors young professionals from Mississippi who positively impact their communities, state and the world. Created in response to negative portrayal of African Americans in the ...

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Mississippi Road Builders elected members

The Mississippi Road Builders Association elected members to a 3 year term. Dwayne Boyd, APAC – Mississippi, (Jackson); Michael Burroughs, Burroughs Diesel, (Laurel); Tracy Clark, Riverside Traffic Systems, (New Albany); Richard McCool, J.L. McCool Contractors, (Pascagoula); Rick Webster, Key, LLC (Madison). Steven Warren, Warren Paving serves as President. Hunter Fordice, Fordice Construction Company serves as 1st Vice President. Clint Estess, ...

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Carrington selected for Leadership Council

Butler Snow has announced Kathleen Ingram Carrington has been selected to participate in the Leadership Council on Legal Diversity (LCLD)’s fellows program. Carrington is the third Butler Snow attorney in as many years to be chosen as a fellow for the program. LCLD is an organization of more than 300 corporate chief legal officers and law firm managing partners who ...

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Haney promoted to associate managing director

Renasant announced the promotion of Sarah Haney to associate managing director in its Private Client Group. Haney joined Renasant in 2017 as assistant relationship manager. “Sarah is an emerging leader at Renasant Bank. We are excited to see her moving forward as an Associate Managing Director for the Private Client group here in the Memphis market. Sarah has been such ...

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Memorial names 4th Quarter 2018 STAR recipients

Memorial Hospital at Gulfport has named the recipients of the Fourth Quarter 2018 Star awards, which recognize customer service. The recipients are, from left, seated, George Shrout, Security; Dawn Harris, Emergency Services; Rita Darden, Supply Chain and Distribution. Standing: Trisha Watts, Cardiac Cath Lab; Courtney Turner, Cardiology; and Michael Mallette, Professional Development. (Courtesy of Memorial Hospital)

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Bertschler joins Merit Health in Byram

Merit Health Medical Group has added Erica Bertschler, CFNP, to its allied health staff in Byram. Erica holds her master of science degree in nursing from the Mississippi University for Women in Columbus. Additionally, she holds her bachelor of science degree in nursing from Delta State University in Cleveland.

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