Local engineer sues municipality for $6.3 million

April 4, 2017 in Business

By Associated Press CANTON, Miss. (AP) – A local engineer is suing a Mississippi municipality for millions. The Clarion-Ledger reports (http://on.thec-l.com/2nPf86V) that engineer Rudy Warnock is suing the city of […]

Hours for voter registration at Office of City Clerk from March 27th through April 1st

March 24, 2017 in Business, News

Corinth electronics maker adds new production line, 75 jobs

March 22, 2017 in Business

CORINTH, Miss. (AP) – A contract electronics manufacturer plans to invest $500,000 in its Corinth plant, adding 75 jobs over three years. KeyTronicEMS, based in Spokane, Washington, announced Tuesday that […]

Blight battle finds focus at Aretha Franklin’s birthplace

March 21, 2017 in Business, Entertainment

By ADRIAN SAINZ MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — The crumbling house where Aretha Franklin was born looks no different from many others on Lucy Avenue in Memphis’ Soulsville neighborhood: empty and […]

Analysis: Winners and losers in President Donald Trump’s first budget

March 17, 2017 in Business

WASHINGTON — Military spending would get the biggest boost in President Donald Trump’s proposed budget. Environmental programs, medical research, Amtrak and an array of international and cultural programs — from […]

The Mississippi Link to participate in Social Media Town Hall Forum

March 16, 2017 in Business, News

By Othor Cain Editor With just six weeks left until the first round of votes are taken to decide the next mayor for the city of Jackson, The Mississippi Link […]

Dems say slow economy and tax cuts damage Mississippi budget

March 15, 2017 in Business

By EMILY WAGSTER PETTUS Associated Press JACKSON, Miss. (AP) – Democratic lawmakers say Mississippi faces a budget crisis because the economy is lagging and large tax cuts are depleting revenue. […]

Nissan and 100 Black Men partner to send teens to Nashville

March 9, 2017 in Business

The Mississippi Link Newswire NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Partnering with 100 Black Men of America, Nissan North America hosted its fourth annual Resume Challenge for African-American high school juniors and seniors […]