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WLBT 3 Jackson
I-55 Northbound Pearl Street Jackson Exit to Temporarily CloseJACKSON, MS (Mississippi News Now) - Prepare to adjust your commute because Mi
I-55 Northbound Pearl Street Jackson Exit to Temporarily Close
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 14 hours ago
JACKSON, MS (Mississippi News Now) - Prepare to adjust your commute because Mississippi Department of Transportation crews will close the exit ramp and lanes of Interstate 55 northbound at Pearl Street, Exit 96A for maintenance. The maintenance... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
West Frontage Road on Interstate 55 S. Jackson reopenedJACKSON, MS (Mississippi News Now) - The Mississippi Department of Transportat
West Frontage Road on Interstate 55 S. Jackson reopened
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 16 hours ago
JACKSON, MS (Mississippi News Now) - The Mississippi Department of Transportation has opened the I-55 West Frontage Road between Daniel Lake Boulevard and Savannah Street after closing it for maintenance. “Finishing this work on the West Frontage... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
West Frontage Road on Interstate 55 S. Jackson reopenedJACKSON, MS (Mississippi News Now) - The Mississippi Department of Transportat
West Frontage Road on Interstate 55 S. Jackson reopened
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 16 hours ago
JACKSON, MS (Mississippi News Now) - The Mississippi Department of Transportation has opened the I-55 West Frontage Road between Daniel Lake Boulevard and Savannah Street after closing it for maintenance. “Finishing this work on the West Frontage... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
West Frontage Road on Interstate 55 S. Jackson reopenedJACKSON, MS (Mississippi News Now) - The Mississippi Department of Transportat
West Frontage Road on Interstate 55 S. Jackson reopened
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 17 hours ago
JACKSON, MS (Mississippi News Now) - The Mississippi Department of Transportation has opened the I-55 West Frontage Road between Daniel Lake Boulevard and Savannah Street after closing it for maintenance. “Finishing this work on the West Frontage... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
MDOT begins work on Highway 537 in Jones CountyLAUREL, Miss. (AP) - A three-month project by the Mississippi Department of Tra
MDOT begins work on Highway 537 in Jones County
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 2 days ago
LAUREL, Miss. (AP) - A three-month project by the Mississippi Department of Transportation to enhance safety on a stretch of Highway 537 in Jones County has begun. WDAM-TV (http://bit.ly/1U5jcLl ) reports the work includes resurfacing a two-mile... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
MDOT begins work on Highway 537 in Jones CountyLAUREL, Miss. (AP) - A three-month project by the Mississippi Department of Tra
MDOT begins work on Highway 537 in Jones County
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 2 days ago
LAUREL, Miss. (AP) - A three-month project by the Mississippi Department of Transportation to enhance safety on a stretch of Highway 537 in Jones County has begun. WDAM-TV (http://bit.ly/1U5jcLl ) reports the work includes resurfacing a two-mile... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
MDOT begins work on Highway 537 in Jones CountyA three-month project by the Mississippi Department of Transportation to enhanc
MDOT begins work on Highway 537 in Jones County
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 2 days ago
A three-month project by the Mississippi Department of Transportation to enhance safety on a stretch of Highway 537 in Jones County has begun. It includes resurfacing a two-mile portion of the road from Northview Drive to Buck Temple Road.... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Multiple agencies respond to possible drowning in Fort BayouMDOT: Bridge rebuilding vital to community renewalMDOT: Bridge rebuilding vital
Multiple agencies respond to possible drowning in Fort Bayou
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 2 days ago
MDOT: Bridge rebuilding vital to community renewalMDOT: Bridge rebuilding vital to community renewal With its 120 mph winds and 28-foot storm surge racing towards the Gulf Coast, Hurricane Katrina made landfall on August 29, 2005, causing more than... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
MDOT: Bridge rebuilding vital to community renewalThis is a news release from MDOT With its 120 mph winds and 28-foot storm surg
MDOT: Bridge rebuilding vital to community renewal
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 2 days ago
This is a news release from MDOT With its 120 mph winds and 28-foot storm surge racing towards the Gulf Coast, Hurricane Katrina made landfall on August 29, 2005, causing more than $1 billion in damage to Mississippi’s transportation infrastructure.... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
MDOT begins work on Highway 537 in Jones CountyA three-month project by the Mississippi Department of Transportation to enhanc
MDOT begins work on Highway 537 in Jones County
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 2 days ago
A three-month project by the Mississippi Department of Transportation to enhance safety on a stretch of Highway 537 in Jones County has begun. It includes resurfacing a two-mile portion of the road from Northview Drive to Buck Temple Road.... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
MDOT begins Highway 537 roadway improvement project in Jones CountyThis is a news release from MDOT The Mississippi Department of Transportation
MDOT begins Highway 537 roadway improvement project in Jones County
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 3 days ago
This is a news release from MDOT The Mississippi Department of Transportation (MDOT) has begun a roadway improvement project along two miles of Highway 537 in Jones County. This project consists of resurfacing the roadway from Northview Drive to... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
MDOT begins Highway 537 roadway improvement project in Jones CountyThis is a news release from MDOT The Mississippi Department of Transportation
MDOT begins Highway 537 roadway improvement project in Jones County
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 3 days ago
This is a news release from MDOT The Mississippi Department of Transportation (MDOT) has begun a roadway improvement project along two miles of Highway 537 in Jones County. This project consists of resurfacing the roadway from Northview Drive to... Read more
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Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
DENNIS SEID: Traffic light gives green light for Wal-MartOn file with Tupelo’s Development Services department on the third floor of Cit
DENNIS SEID: Traffic light gives green light for Wal-Mart
Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal / Posted 5 days ago
On file with Tupelo’s Development Services department on the third floor of City Hall are the site plans for two Walmart Neighborhood Markets. They’ve been sitting there for several months, not gathering dust, but instead getting reviewed by all the... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
MDOT invests in railroad projects across MississippiThis is a news release from MDOT The Mississippi Transportation Commission (MT
MDOT invests in railroad projects across Mississippi
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 7 days ago
This is a news release from MDOT The Mississippi Transportation Commission (MTC) recently approved the Mississippi Department of Transportation (MDOT) awarding grants to several railroads across the state for maintenance and improvement... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
MDOT invests in railroad projects across MississippiThis is a news release from MDOT The Mississippi Transportation Commission (MT
MDOT invests in railroad projects across Mississippi
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 7 days ago
This is a news release from MDOT The Mississippi Transportation Commission (MTC) recently approved the Mississippi Department of Transportation (MDOT) awarding grants to several railroads across the state for maintenance and improvement... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
MDOT provides funding for railroad projectsJACKSON, Miss. (AP) - The Mississippi Department of Transportation is providing
MDOT provides funding for railroad projects
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 8 days ago
JACKSON, Miss. (AP) - The Mississippi Department of Transportation is providing $1.4 million for three railroad projects. MDOT officials say in a news release that the money will be used for maintenance and improvement projects. The funds approved... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
MDOT provides funding for railroad projectsJACKSON, Miss. (AP) - The Mississippi Department of Transportation is providing
MDOT provides funding for railroad projects
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 8 days ago
JACKSON, Miss. (AP) - The Mississippi Department of Transportation is providing $1.4 million for three railroad projects. MDOT officials say in a news release that the money will be used for maintenance and improvement projects. The funds approved... Read more
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Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
Walmart, traffic light headed to South GlosterTUPELO – In a 4-2 decision, the City Council gave its blessing to installing a
Walmart, traffic light headed to South Gloster
Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal / Posted 9 days ago
TUPELO – In a 4-2 decision, the City Council gave its blessing to installing a traffic light for a planned Walmart to be built just south of Crosstown. While some council members stressed the light was needed for safety issues, others felt it would... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Camp Shelby to get "Rails to Trails"Camp Shelby will soon be home to the second "Rails to Trails" in the Pine Belt.
Camp Shelby to get "Rails to Trails"
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 9 days ago
Camp Shelby will soon be home to the second "Rails to Trails" in the Pine Belt. Camp Shelby and the Mississippi Department of Transportation are partnering to turn an abandoned rail line on the post into a multi-use pathway that will be 4,400 feet... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Local Mississippiairports receive grant fundingAug. 18--TUPELO -- A number of Northeast Mississippi airports received funding
Local Mississippiairports receive grant funding
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 10 days ago
Aug. 18--TUPELO -- A number of Northeast Mississippi airports received funding for upcoming federal airport improvement projects. The Mississippi Transportation Commission recently authorized the Mississippi Department of Transportation (MDOT) to... Read more
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Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
Local airports receive grant fundingDaily Journal reports TUPELO – A number of Northeast Mississippi airports rece
Local airports receive grant funding
Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal / Posted 10 days ago
Daily Journal reports TUPELO – A number of Northeast Mississippi airports received funding for upcoming federal airport improvement projects. The Mississippi Transportation Commission recently authorized the Mississippi Department of Transportation... Read more
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WTOK-TV Meridian
MDOT Allocates Funds for AirportsJackson, Miss. A couple of local airports are receiving money from the state of
MDOT Allocates Funds for Airports
WTOK-TV Meridian / Posted 10 days ago
Jackson, Miss. A couple of local airports are receiving money from the state of Mississippi to make improvements. The Mississippi Department of Transportation says it is providing $5,000 in matching funds to Meridian Regional Airport to go with... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Traffic Alert: Road repairs on West Frontage Road, I-55 South expected to last 3 weeksToday, Monday August 17, the Mississippi Department of Transportation (MDOT) wi
Traffic Alert: Road repairs on West Frontage Road, I-55 South expected to last 3 weeks
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 11 days ago
Today, Monday August 17, the Mississippi Department of Transportation (MDOT) will close the West Frontage Road between Daniel Lake Boulevard and Savannah Street for maintenance. Transportation Commissioner Dick Hall says the Interstate 55 South... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Camp Shelby and MDOT become partners for Rails to Trails projectThis is a news release from Camp Shelby Mississippi Department of Transportati
Camp Shelby and MDOT become partners for Rails to Trails project
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 11 days ago
This is a news release from Camp Shelby Mississippi Department of Transportation is partnering with Camp Shelby Joint Forces Training Center on a Mississippi Central Pathway Project also known as “Rails to Trails” with a special presentation by MDOT... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Camp Shelby and MDOT become partners for Rails to Trails projectThis is a news release from Camp Shelby Mississippi Department of Transportati
Camp Shelby and MDOT become partners for Rails to Trails project
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 11 days ago
This is a news release from Camp Shelby Mississippi Department of Transportation is partnering with Camp Shelby Joint Forces Training Center on a Mississippi Central Pathway Project also known as “Rails to Trails” with a special presentation by MDOT... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
MDOT awards funds to Coast ports for improvementsThe Mississippi Department of Transportation has awarded $3.8 million in grants
MDOT awards funds to Coast ports for improvements
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 12 days ago
The Mississippi Department of Transportation has awarded $3.8 million in grants to seven ports across the state for maintenance and improvement projects. The funds were approved by the Mississippi Transportation Commission. Two Coast ports were... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
MDOT awards funds to Coast ports for improvementsThe Mississippi Department of Transportation has awarded $3.8 million in grants
MDOT awards funds to Coast ports for improvements
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 12 days ago
The Mississippi Department of Transportation has awarded $3.8 million in grants to seven ports across the state for maintenance and improvement projects. The funds were approved by the Mississippi Transportation Commission. Two Coast ports were... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Prepare for railroad construction in Rankin CountyRANKIN COUNTY, MS (Mississippi News Now) - The Mississippi Department of Trans
Prepare for railroad construction in Rankin County
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 13 days ago
RANKIN COUNTY, MS (Mississippi News Now) - The Mississippi Department of Transportation says construction on the railroad over Marquette Road, where Interstate 20 overpasses, will limit traffic flow and could cause temporary congestion on Highway... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Prepare for railroad construction in Rankin CountyRANKIN COUNTY, MS (Mississippi News Now) - The Mississippi Department of Trans
Prepare for railroad construction in Rankin County
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 13 days ago
RANKIN COUNTY, MS (Mississippi News Now) - The Mississippi Department of Transportation says construction on the railroad over Marquette Road, where Interstate 20 overpasses, will limit traffic flow and could cause temporary congestion on Highway... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Prepare for railroad construction in Rankin CountyRANKIN COUNTY, MS (Mississippi News Now) - The Mississippi Department of Trans
Prepare for railroad construction in Rankin County
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 13 days ago
RANKIN COUNTY, MS (Mississippi News Now) - The Mississippi Department of Transportation says construction on the railroad over Marquette Road, where Interstate 20 overpasses, will limit traffic flow and could cause temporary congestion on Highway... Read more
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Mississippi Business Journal
Keesler Federal Credit Union branching outBranching out into new markets, including Louisiana, is part of the strategy th
Keesler Federal Credit Union branching out
Mississippi Business Journal / Posted 15 days ago
Branching out into new markets, including Louisiana, is part of the strategy that has helped make Keesler Federal Credit Union the largest in Mississippi. Founded in 1947, the Biloxi-based credit union has $2.2 billion in assets. The new markets... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
MDOT gives safety advice as school traffic returnsJACKSON, Miss. — Now that students are returning to school, morning traffic has
MDOT gives safety advice as school traffic returns
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted 15 days ago
JACKSON, Miss. — Now that students are returning to school, morning traffic has increased, especially around school zones, which may lead to more accidents involving children. As part of “Back to School Safety Month,” the Mississippi Department of... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Section of U.S. 51 in DeSoto County closed beginning todayA portion of U.S. 51 in DeSoto County will be closed temporarily beginning Tues
Section of U.S. 51 in DeSoto County closed beginning today
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 16 days ago
A portion of U.S. 51 in DeSoto County will be closed temporarily beginning Tuesday while the Mississippi Department of Transportation carries out a safety improvement project. The affected section begins at Driver’s License Lane and extends about... Read more
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The Natchez Democrat
County port to receive $550K grantNATCHEZ — The Natchez-Adams County Port will receive approximately $552,000 in
County port to receive $550K grant
The Natchez Democrat / Posted 17 days ago
NATCHEZ — The Natchez-Adams County Port will receive approximately $552,000 in state funds for improvement to the county-owned warehouse in the port. The Mississippi Transportation Commission recently approved the Mississippi Department of... Read more
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Mississippi Business Journal
Adams County port to receive $552,000 grantThe warehouse previously received a $954,000 grant to fix a portion of the roof
Adams County port to receive $552,000 grant
Mississippi Business Journal / Posted 18 days ago
The warehouse previously received a $954,000 grant to fix a portion of the roof. The new grant from the Mississippi Department of Transportation will complete roof repairs, Port Director Anthony Hauer told The Natchez Democrat. “The roof repairs... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Adams County port to receive $552,000 grantNATCHEZ, Miss. (AP) - The Natchez-Adams County Port will receive approximately
Adams County port to receive $552,000 grant
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 18 days ago
NATCHEZ, Miss. (AP) - The Natchez-Adams County Port will receive approximately $552,000 in state funds for improvement to the county-owned warehouse in the port. The Mississippi Transportation Commission recently approved the Mississippi Department... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
Section of Highway 51 in DeSoto County to be closed for 3 monthsDESOTO COUNTY, Miss. — Highway 51 between Star Landing Road and Pleasant Hill R
Section of Highway 51 in DeSoto County to be closed for 3 months
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted 19 days ago
DESOTO COUNTY, Miss. — Highway 51 between Star Landing Road and Pleasant Hill Road will be closed until mid-November starting Tuesday, the Mississippi Department of Transportation announced Friday. Work to be done on the road includes cutting down... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
MDOT provides funds for upgrades at state portsJACKSON, Miss. (AP) - The Mississippi Department of Transportation has awarded
MDOT provides funds for upgrades at state ports
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 20 days ago
JACKSON, Miss. (AP) - The Mississippi Department of Transportation has awarded $3.8 million to ports across the state for maintenance and improvement projects. The grants, announced in a news release, are: $504,296 for the Lowndes County Port in... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
MDOT to begin bridge replacement project in Perry & Greene countiesThis is a news release from MDOT The Mississippi Department of Transportation
MDOT to begin bridge replacement project in Perry & Greene counties
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 22 days ago
This is a news release from MDOT The Mississippi Department of Transportation (MDOT) will soon begin a bridge replacement project along Highway 42 in Perry and Greene Counties. The project was awarded to T.L. Wallace Construction Company for $6.26... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Loan approved for hangar at Hattiesburg-Laurel airportHATTIESBURG, Miss. (AP) - The Hattiesburg-Laurel Regional Airport is one step c
Loan approved for hangar at Hattiesburg-Laurel airport
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 24 days ago
HATTIESBURG, Miss. (AP) - The Hattiesburg-Laurel Regional Airport is one step closer to its new hangar. During Monday's meeting of the Forrest County Board of Supervisors, The Hattiesburg American reports (http://hatne.ws/1SYQqGg) board members... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
Roses and thorns:A Rose to Starkville aldermen Ben Carver and Jason Walker who spoke eloquently
Roses and thorns:
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted 26 days ago
A Rose to Starkville aldermen Ben Carver and Jason Walker who spoke eloquently -- if in vain -- against the board's decision Tuesday to give itself a $5,000 pay raise as part of a proposal to raise the minimum wage for city workers to $10 per hour.... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Red means stopThe Mississippi Department of Transportation is reminding drivers red means sto
Red means stop
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 27 days ago
The Mississippi Department of Transportation is reminding drivers red means stop In a press release Friday, MDOT told motorists innocent lives are lost every day when drivers recklessly decide to run red lights. The Mississippi Department of... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
MDOT supports National Stop on Red WeekThis is a news release from MDOT Innocent lives are lost every day when driver
MDOT supports National Stop on Red Week
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 27 days ago
This is a news release from MDOT Innocent lives are lost every day when drivers recklessly decide to run red lights. The Mississippi Department of Transportation (MDOT) supports National Stop on Red Week, held August 2-8, to remind drivers that... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
MDOT supports National Stop on Red WeekThis is a news release from MDOT Innocent lives are lost every day when driver
MDOT supports National Stop on Red Week
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 27 days ago
This is a news release from MDOT Innocent lives are lost every day when drivers recklessly decide to run red lights. The Mississippi Department of Transportation (MDOT) supports National Stop on Red Week, held August 2-8, to remind drivers that... Read more
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Mississippi Business Journal
TURNING 50 — Employee ownership called a key to Terracon’s longevityBy LISA MONTI Officials with the engineering firm Terracon say several things
TURNING 50 — Employee ownership called a key to Terracon’s longevity
Mississippi Business Journal / Posted 29 days ago
By LISA MONTI Officials with the engineering firm Terracon say several things set it apart from competitors and have contributed to its longevity. At the top of the list is the fact that Terracon is an employee-owned national firm with local... Read more
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Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
Traffic light for Walmart faces frictionTUPELO – The City Council will have to decide if it wants to give Walmart a tra
Traffic light for Walmart faces friction
Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal / Posted 30 days ago
TUPELO – The City Council will have to decide if it wants to give Walmart a traffic light on South Gloster, over the objection of an existing business. The retail giant wants to build a 42,000-square-foot neighborhood market between the Imaging... Read more
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WTOK-TV Meridian
Political Signs Lining RoadsMeridian, Miss. As election week nears, more and more signs are being posted al
Political Signs Lining Roads
WTOK-TV Meridian / Posted 30 days ago
Meridian, Miss. As election week nears, more and more signs are being posted alongside roads and in the yards of many candidate supporters. Some of those signs are being taken down due to state law. Lining roadways as your drive throughout... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Authorities cracking down on campaign signsJACKSON, Miss. (AP) - More campaign signs are going up across Mississippi as ne
Authorities cracking down on campaign signs
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted a month ago
JACKSON, Miss. (AP) - More campaign signs are going up across Mississippi as next week's election approaches. But signs that are posted in the wrong places are coming down. State law prohibits posting signs within the right of way of state highways,... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
Roses and thorns:A rose to the Columbus-Lowndes Chamber of Commerce and Main Street Columbus for
Roses and thorns:
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted 1 months ago
A rose to the Columbus-Lowndes Chamber of Commerce and Main Street Columbus for another successful "Sounds of Summer" concert series at the Columbus Riverwalk. The series included concerts on four Thursday nights, beginning June 4 and ending Thursday... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
MDOT: Political signs are illegal in rights-of-wayThis is a news release from MDOT The Mississippi Department of Transportation
MDOT: Political signs are illegal in rights-of-way
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 1 months ago
This is a news release from MDOT The Mississippi Department of Transportation (MDOT) reminds political candidates that campaign signs are not permitted on state highway right-of-way. To maintain traffic safety, the following rules govern the... Read more
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