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... 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... Read More.

Nelson Wholesale Opening Facility in Columbia

Nelson Wholesale announced this week that it will locate a new pet food and pet product distribution facility in Columbia. the company will invest $2 million and will create 20 jobs. Headquartered in Brownwood, Texas, Nelson Wholesale is relocating it’s distribution operations from Hammond, LA to Columbia where they... Read More.