New Credit Union Branch in Monticello

Ferguson Federal Credit Union has opened a new branch on Broad Street in Monticello. Across from Lawrence County Hospital, the new branch is a full service institution offering rewards checking, credit opportunities, insurance and much more to the community! A wonderful crowd turned out for the grand opening and ribbon …Read More

Hear the mayoral candidates on Catchy Friday.

Join MCDP on Friday, April 28th for our monthly membership breakfast, Catchy Friday!  The City of Columbia’s Mayoral Candidates will be our program speakers.  We will meet in the Business Plex-Community Room, 1730 Highway 44, Columbia at 7:45 a.m. Bring a guest, bring your business cards, and get informed! Sponsored this month by Citizens Bank.

Attorney General Jim Hood Announced That Big 3 Credit Reporting Agencies Will Overhaul Credit Reporting Practices and End Deceptive Marketing In Mississippi

Mississippians to Receive Unlimited Free Credit Reports; Agencies to pay $7.1 million to state Attorney General Jim Hood announced today that the nation’s three major credit reporting agencies will overhaul their business practices and offer Mississippians unlimited access to free credit reports over the next three years in order to …Read More

Cochran, Tester Introduce Bill to Update 95 Year Old Livestock Marketing Law

WASHINGTON – U.S. Senators Thad Cochran (R-Miss.) and Jon Tester (D-Mont.) today announced the introduction of legislation to amend a 95-year-old law to address technological advances now being used in livestock sales. The Senator’s bill, S.3350, would amend the Packers and Stockyards Act of 1921 to ensure that the law’s …Read More