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Economic development comes at cost to taxpayer

Economic development is a costly endeavor, as evidenced by the $275 million in incentives that state lawmakers are considering today. The incentives are for a ... Read more

Hopes high for BSD’s newest leader

The Brookhaven School District wasted little time in finding its next leader. Murray β€œRay” Carlock was named superintendent of the Brookhaven School District Tuesday afternoon. ... Read more

With more power, AG should act responsibly

Fourth-term Attorney General Jim Hood says he’s asking Mississippi lawmakers to give his office the power to do wiretaps to investigate human trafficking and white-collar ... Read more

Low gas prices hurt economy

While we have no doubt enjoyed low gas prices β€” a gallon of gas was as cheap as $1.61 in Brookhaven Wednesday β€” there will ... Read more