Holly Springs Manufacturer Adding 50 New Jobs

HOLLY SPRINGS, MS (Ben Caxton) — A hydraulic and pneumatic system maker is changing what it manufactures in northwest Mississippi and will add 50 more jobs by 2019. Ohio-based Parker Hannifin Corporation announced Friday that it will produce filters and filter housings in Holly Springs. The Mississippi Development Authority is…




Fire Destroys Greenwood Home

GREENWOOD, MS (Ben Caxton) — A Monday evening fire destroyed a home in Greenwood. The family was just sitting down to dinner when they noticed a grease fire had started in the kitchen and called 9-1-1. Firefighters were reportedly on the scene within five minutes of the 6:30 PM call…






Mississippi Braves Name New Manager

JACKSON, MS (Ben Caxton) — The Mississippi Braves have named Jackson native Chris Maloney manager of the Double-A baseball team for the upcoming season. Maloney is the seventh manager in Braves history; he previously managed the Memphis Redbirds, St. Louis’ Triple-A affiliate, for five years and for the past six…