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Renasant signs ESPN’s Herbstreit as brand partner and spokesperson

Emmy Award-winning broadcaster Kirk Herbstreit has joined Renasant Bank as a brand partner and spokesperson, the Tupelo-based bank announced today. Herbstreit is “an American sports broadcasting icon,” the bank said. “We’re thrilled to add Kirk to the Renasant team as a brand partner and ambassador,” said John Oxford, Renasant’s director of marketing. “As one of the most recognizable names and ...

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Thompson’s take an inspiring look back

Wright Thompson makes the point, “What is the cost of knowing our past, and what is the cost of not?” As Mississippians, we probably don’t talk about the past enough. We want to sweep it under the rug and move on, but in the recently aired “Ghosts of Ole Miss,” ESPN’s “30 for 30” series takes a look at race ...

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FBI investigating Southaven mayor Greg Davis

JACKSON — The FBI has confirmed that it is investigating the mayor of Mississippi’s third largest city who was already ordered by state officials to pay more than $170,000 for travel, stress counseling and other personal expenses billed to taxpayers. >> SEE MBJ COLUMNIST NANCY ANDERSON’S COLUMN ON DAVIS Southaven Mayor Greg Davis had already come under scrutiny after Mississippi ...

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