Local reaction to the Boston Marathon Attack

Mississippi Secretary of State Delbert Hosemann has released a statement about Monday’s attack on the Boston Marathon. It reads “Our prayers are with the families of the victims. This was an attack on our innocent citizens and on the world’s runners. For whoever did this, no punishment will ever be…





Former U-S Axminster Carpet Mill Comes Down

Crews have begun the process of tearing down the former U-S Axminster Carpet Mill on Artisty Lane. The 70-thousand square foot facility should be completely gone and the area returned to green space within ten months. Former employees, some of whom worked there for decades, held a memory-filled final walk-through…