Mississippi Stories

Mississippi’s Hidden Industry

Look closely and you’ll see a flourishing industry hiding in plain sight. Mississippi is home to quite a few enterprising outdoor companies specializing in camouflage design and merchandising….

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Mississippi has a wealth of resources focused on advanced materials

Mississippi has a broad and diverse range of resources and capabilities in advanced manufacturing and advanced materials, from the research efforts underway at the state’s universities to advanced…

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CAVS Canton

CAVS Extension Impacting Mississippi and Manufacturing

Mississippi State University’s CAVS Extension has a passion for Mississippi and for manufacturing. The purpose of this blog is to introduce our engineering outreach center, located in Canton,…

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Ag Drone

MSU Leading the New Frontier in Unmanned Systems

In the early days of aviation, the goal of flight was simply to go higher and farther – and land safely. Today, that goal has expanded exponentially to…

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airbus helicopters

Airbus Helicopters Soar in Mississippi

In October 2006, Airbus Helicopters – then known as Eurocopter-Mississippi – expanded its operations in Columbus, Mississippi, to accommodate a contract with the U.S. Army, which called for…

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global hawk

Aerospace In Mississippi

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Mississippi matters for aerospace – whether your aircraft is manned or unmanned or if your destination is Mars or just the mall. We’re a full-spectrum aerospace state with…

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Nurse at UMMC Telehealth

Mississippi: The New Health Care Leader?

State’s Telehealth Program Becomes International Blueprint A global eye is on Mississippi’s innovative health care model. Numerous states and countries have turned to Mississippi, which has one of…

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MDA energy

Mississippi: A Reliable Energy State

When making substantial investments in new production or distribution facilities, companies must take a multi-decade view. The world is ever-changing due to technology development, emerging economies and politics,…

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Health Care Industry Zone Act

Health Care Industry Zone Act

Today’s health care industry offers an enormous economic development opportunity in Mississippi. The health care industry as a whole no longer simply refers to doctors, nurses, hospitals and…

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Entergy TOC ribbon cutting

Entergy announces new Transmission Operations Center in Capital City

From: Entergy Mississippi (November 11, 2014) New centralized location represents $23-million investment, houses up to 70 employees JACKSON, Miss. – Entergy is breaking ground on a new $23-million…

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