Hyde-Smith: workforce training to stimulate job growth in state

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Hyde-Smith: workforce training to stimulate job growth in state
 
By Alex Paton
 
U.S. Senator Cindy Hyde-Smith said workforce training and development is necessary to boost Mississippi’s economic growth, a significant portion of which is based on small businesses doing well.
 
Last week...

Airbus celebrates new Army contracts

Columbus Commercial Dispatch
 
Airbus celebrates new Army contracts
 
By Alex Holloway
 
State and national leaders gathered at Airbus' Lowndes County facility on Friday to celebrate hundreds of millions of dollars in new contracts for the company to build dozens of helicopters for the U.S. Army.
 
U...

Safe Room in the Works for Forrest County AHS

Hub City Spokes, Hattiesburg
 
Safe Room in the Works for Forrest County AHS
 
By Haskel Burns
 
The second of 12 safe rooms at Forrest County and Petal schools is on the way, as state officials recently announced the Federal Emergency Management Agency has approved a $1 million grant to build a...

Senators discuss Mississippi’s progress

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Senators discuss Mississippi’s progress
 
By Brittany Land
 
Yesterday Senator Roger Wicker, Senator Cindy Hyde-Smith and South Dakota Senator John Thune had a meeting to discuss progress happening in Mississippi.
 
The first topic they covered was tax cuts, after major tax cuts were made...

New Mississippi senator visits Jackson County

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New Mississippi senator visits Jackson County
 
By Doug Walker, Reporter
 
JACKSON COUNTY, MS (WLOX) - Industry in Jackson County is in the political spotlight. Senator Cindy Hyde-Smith made four stops in the county on Monday, learning about the economic impact of the county's...

Hyde-Smith votes to change senate rules to speed up confirmation process

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Hyde-Smith votes to change senate rules to speed up confirmation process
 
By Alex Paton
Posted on April 26, 2018
 
U.S. Senator Cindy Hyde-Smith voted to advance a resolution to change Senate rules and overcome partisan foot-dragging on judicial and executive branch nominations.
 
Hyde...

EMCC students excel at DECA competition

Kemper County Messenger
 
EMCC students excel at DECA competition
 
From School Reports
 
East Mississippi Community College Marketing students who competed in the 2018 Collegiate DECA International Career Development Conference walked away with numerous awards.
 
EMCC sent 23 students to the...

Take Five: Cindy Hyde-Smith

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Take Five: Cindy Hyde-Smith

The first woman to represent Mississippi in the Senate wants to be an example for others

By Alex Gangitano

Sen. Cindy Hyde-Smith, 59, a Mississippi Republican, was sworn in on April 9 to replace Sen. Thad Cochran, who resigned for health...