Area Airports Get FAA Grants

The Federal Aviation Administration is providing more than $538,000 to the Carthage-Leake County Airport.  The grants will pay to reconstruct an access road and to upgrade the fuel farm at the airport.  C A Moore Airport in Lexington will get almost $442,000 to make... Read More.

Local Communities Get Preservation Grants

This part of central Mississippi will share in more than $97,000 in state historical preservation grants.  The Department of Archives and History says the 11 projects include $13,000 for Kosciusko to develop a map and audio/video tour of Redbud Springs and the Natchez Trace. ... Read More.

Local Airports Getting FAA Grants For Improvements

The Philadelphia Municipal Airport will receive more than $832,000 from the Federal Aviation Administration to reconstruct lighting.  And the Carthage-Leake County Airport will get $94,000 to install a navigational aid and to rehabilitate the airport beacon.   Airport Improvement Program grants have also been approved... Read More.

The Scam Alert Warns Small Business Owners

The Scam alert continues, and this time the target is small business owners. The Small Business Association (SBA) is alerting you of potential schemes related to economic stimulus packages. SBA is warning you to be on the lookout for grant fraud, loan fraud, and... Read More.