Although Mississippi mortgage brokers during the past several months have seen a rise in the number of homeowners delinquent on their mortgage payments, Lowndes County brokers are reporting a different story.
With 31 different parcels and at least one landowner unwilling to sell, the Burns Bottom land proposed as a home for a future sportsplex would offer unique challenges, if selected from 11 sites under consideration.
A large cement manufacturing plant that has operated in Artesia for more than 25 years will be closed indefinitely, terminating about 113 positions at the facility, the company said.
David Armstrong, who has been the city’s chief operating officer for more than two years, was suspended, retroactively, Tuesday for violating the city’s computer ordinance by using city computers to converse with people he met on Internet dating sites, like Yahoo Personals.
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