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Canadian spice maker to invest $4M, hire 33 in Wayne County

A Canadian spice and seasoning company will open a factory in Wayne County to make plastic containers, investing $4 million and hiring 33 workers. IMold Plastics, a subsidiary of iSpice Foods, announced its plans Tuesday. The iMold plant will supply containers to a 125-worker iSpice Foods plant in Jackson, Alabama, that opened earlier this year. Mississippi Development Authority spokeswoman Tammy ...

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SBA disaster assistance available due to rain, flooding

ACROSS MISSISSIPPI — The U.S. Small Business Administration announced today that federal economic injury disaster loans are available to small businesses, small agricultural cooperatives, small businesses engaged in aquaculture and most private non-profit organizations of all sizes located in Mississippi as a result of excessive rain and flooding beginning Jan. 1, 2013. The disaster declaration is effect for Clarke, George, ...

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Oil well explosion puts five workers in hospital with burns

WAYNESBORO — Five workers have been injured in an explosion at an oil well near Waynesboro. Sean Dunlap, spokesman for Wayne County Emergency Management Agency, says the workers suffered burns. He did not know the extent of their injuries. They were taken to Wayne General Hospital in Waynesboro. Dunlap says the explosion caused a small fire, which emergency responders quickly ...

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