Mississippi To Collect Amazon Sales Tax

(Mississippi)- Mississippi’s chief tax collector says internet retailing titan Amazon will collect the state’s 7 percent sales tax beginning Feb. 1. Revenue Commissioner Herb Frierson made the announcement Tuesday. His department filed Jan. 12 to require all companies making more than $250,000 in sales in Mississippi each year to collect…






Greenville Fire Dept. Gets New Air Monitors

(Greenville, MS)- The Greenville Fire Department is adding new tools to their equipment to ensure the safety of residents and firemen. The department’s newest equipment are air monitors, which arrived this week and can detect at least four different types of gases. Department leaders say they hope to add more…