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Yokohama Opens $300 Million Commercial Tire Plant

Yokohama tireGov. Phil Bryant, Hikomitsu Noji, president of Yokohama Rubber Company, Ltd., and officials from Yokohama Corporation of North America gathered recently in West Point to celebrate the grand opening of the first phase of the company’s new commercial truck tire manufacturing plant, Yokohama Tire Manufacturing Mississippi, LLC. Yokohama announced in April 2013 it would locate the plant in West Point, the company’s first in the U.S. to be built from the ground up.

Mississippi Arts and Entertainment Center Celebrates Ground Breaking

Statewide officials and local business leaders were on hand recently at the groundbreaking for the MAEE.

The official groundbreaking recently took place for the Mississippi Arts and Entertainment Experience (MAEE), Mississippi’s first museum designed to recognize and honor Mississippi artists in all disciplines—including dance, drama, literature, music, and the visual arts.

Nissan Celebrates 3 Million Mississippi-built Vehicles at Canton Vehicle Assembly Plant

Nissan North America recently celebrated the production of its 3-millionth vehicle at the Canton Vehicle Assembly Plant located in Canton. Employees…

Jackson State University Dedicates Percy W. Watson Lobby at Downtown Campus

JSU President Carolyn W. Meyers acknowledges state Rep. Percy W. Watson during a ceremony honoring him for his support of JSU’s Downtown…

AT&T Bringing Broadband to Nearly 133,000 Rural Homes and Businesses

AT&T is committed to widespread broadband deployment, including serving those who live and work in hard-to-reach and remote areas.

Even with the…

TelehealthONE Opens Telehealth Clinic at Fred's Pharmacy in Flora

TelehealthONE has recently signed an agreement with Fred’s Pharmacy to incorporate a revolutionary telepresence in stores across the state. Gov. Phil…

Entergy Flips Switch on Bright Future Solar Project in DeSoto County

Entergy MS President & CEO Haley Fisackerly (left) and DeSoto County Board of Supervisors President Bill Russell flip the switch on Mississippi's…

Ingalls Shipbuilding Celebrates 2015 Apprentice Graduation

45 men and women graduated from Ingalls' Apprentice Program.

Huntington Ingalls Industries recently held a graduation ceremony for graduates of…

MEC Receives Growth Award at 2015 ASCP Conference

MEC's Kelly Boutwell (left) and Sally Hamlin (right) were presented the Highest Non-Dues Growth award by Dave Tabor, 2015 ASCP Board President and…

Cadence Bank Aligns with Mississippi State University to Help Businesses Battle Fraud

Cadence Bank recently hosted a forum dedicated to helping local businesses address the critical issue of cyberterrorism and attain actionable…

Visit Mississippi and KLLM Unveil New Mississippi-Themed Fleet

Visit Mississippi and KLLM Transport Services, LLC, recently unveiled a new fleet of trucks, showcasing Visit Mississippi advertisements. The…

Leadership Mississippi Class of 2015 Holds Mississippi Gulf Coast Session

Leadership Mississippi recently completed its session on the Mississippi Gulf Coast, focusing on the 10th Anniversary of Hurricane Katrina.


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