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Jackson has 9th highest home vacancy rate among U.S. metro areas

The number of vacant homes in the Jackson area was more than 5,300 in the third quarter of 2018, a 483-unit increase over what it was a year ago, according to new real estate numbers reported by ATTOM Data Solutions.

Mississippi ranked No. 31 in 2019 business climate index

Mississippi finished at No. 31 among the 50 states in the Washington-based Tax Foundation’s analysis of how states’ tax systems affect their ability to attract and retain businesses.

GLADSTONE AREA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Ribbon Cutting to be held February 6

Summit Grill is a casual American restaurant opened first in Lee's Summit, Missouri in 2012 and Kansas City, Missouri's historic Waldo neighborhood in 2014, and most recently in downtown Gladstone in 2018.


Pearl River County Supervisor Sandy Kane Smith, County Administrator Adrain Lumpkin, and City Manager Jim Luke spoke to Chamber members

GREATER STARKVILLE DEVELOPMENT PARTNERSHIP: And the Winner is… Partnership Celebrates at 2019 Annual Awards Banquet

The Partnership held its 2019 Annual Awards Banquet at The Mill Conference Center on Tuesday evening, January 29.


This is hazardous, responsible work; incumbent controls and extinguishes fires, protects life and property and maintains equipment as an employee of the City of Greenwood.

Analysis: Mississippi ranked 8th most affected by government shutdown

Mississippi ranked No. 8 among the District of Columbia and the 50 states in a recent analysis by on how they were affected by the 35-day partial shutdown of the federal government.

State institution: These 2-year Mississippi schools attract the most in-state students

Midwest Technical Institute-Ridgeland, Blue Cliff College-Gulfport and Magnolia College of Cosmetology enrolled the most in-state students of all two-year Mississippi schools, according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of fall 2017 data.

GREATER PICAYUNE AREA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: 10 Yr Anniversary Patient Appreciation Day to be held February 12

Grand Re-Opening, Ribbon Cutting, Patient Appreciation, Giveaways, Free Spinal Screenings, New Patient Promos, Hot Breakfast, Hot Lunch, Manna will receive $10 for each adjustment


We have a REMARKABLE new tool that we'd love to share with our Chamber members.

UNIVERSITY ALASKA FAIRBANKS: The Career Fair Readiness Workshop to be held February 12

Are you getting prepared for securing a job soon or for seeking one out at the 2019 Spring Job & Internship Fair?

Analysis: California, New York, D.C. have most progressive income taxes

California, Connecticut, New York, New Jersey and Washington, D.C., ranked among the U.S. jurisdictions with the most progressive individual income tax systems, according to a recent Tax Foundation analysis.

Mississippi ranks No. 34 on Cato Institute’s K-12 education analysis

Mississippi was rated 34th best for the performance of its K-12 public education system in a study by the Cato Institute that challenges other influential rankings of student achievement.

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