A groundbreaking ceremony was held on Monday, July 31, 2023 to celebrate the expansion of the Leake County Business Park.The business park is currently at 23 marketable acres of land. “This expansion will allow Leake County to attract additional projects looking for a larger... Read More.
The Leake County Development Association and the Leake County Board of Supervisors have announced the expansion of the Leake County Business Park.The public is invited to celebrate at a groundbreaking ceremony on Monday, July 31 at 9 a.m. at the former site of "Bud's... Read More.
ASAP Pub held its ribbon cutting ceremony this Saturday, January 14th at 3 pm. The restaurant's name is an abbreviation for "Alton's Social Athletic Pub" which pays homage to the grandfather of owner George Crosby.Crosby says the pub will bring good food, drinks, and... Read More.
Small Business Saturday is set for this weekend (Nov, 28).The day is dedicated to celebrating small, local and independent businesses and all they do for their communities."Choosing to shop local could result in a significant economic impact for our communities and would transcend throughout... Read More.
Aloha my friends, with all the bad news going on around us, I want to do something positive to help our local business community. So, I am starting a series on LOCAL merchants that need your support in these times. Small Business is the... Read More.
What started as a small donation of 50 hand sewn masks to local law enforcement has grown to more than 3,000 masks being donated all over.Rick Luke, co-owner of Faye's in Philadelphia sewed the first mask on March 18. He began the... Read More.
The Main Street Chamber of Leake County is providing survival tips for small businesses dealing with the impact of the Coronavirus. Russell Baty, Program Director, has included updated information about how small businesses can utilize many different resources to find support during this challenging... Read More.
East Central Community College in Decatur will hold its 18th annual Business, Education, & Healthcare Expo from 9:30 to 11 a.m. Wednesday, March 25, in Brackeen-Wood Gymnasium on campus.The public is invited to attend and there is no charge for admission.The expo, coordinated by... Read More.
For more than 50 years, Louisville’s The Jewel Shoppe has been a staple of what it means to shop local in an ever-changing economy."In 1961, Jewel Snow, Johnny’s mother, opened the store. It was about a quarter of the size it is... Read More.
Philadelphia celebrated the opening of a new business on Tuesday.The Medical Store opened just a month ago in the Canal Place Shopping Center. Employees celebrated its grand opening on Tuesday. With one successful location already in Meridian, store owners realized there was a great... Read More.