May 4, 2017

CDF Annual Report dinner

CDF Annual Report dinner. Another great year in Lee County. Economic growth in every area. Judd Wilson, you are the Host and you stole the show!

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April 13, 2017

New Baldwyn Vocational Center

Great to be in Baldwyn this afternoon at the groundbreaking for the new Vocational Center at the High school. Baldwyn School system is not focusing on just jobs, they are focusing on giving young people the technical skill sets they need to make careers. Thank you, APMM, HM Richards, and Southern Motion for your financial and material resources to help …

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April 3, 2017

Child Advocacy Center

Family Resource Center, under the leadership of Christi Webb, opens the Child Advocacy Center in Tupelo today on South Eason. I want to thank all of the certified teachers and counselors who are helping our young people.

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March 24, 2017

Back the Badge

Back the Badge (Blue, Red, and Med Lives Matters, retitled) is now the Law in Mississippi. I’m proud to stand up with the hard-working men and women of law enforcement, firefighters, and first responders.

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March 20, 2017

Vietnam Memorial Wall Groundbreaking

Perfect weather for the groundbreaking of the Vietnam Memorial Wall in Veterans Park in Tupelo. Veterans from across the region attended. The Wall is going to be possible because of cooperation between private and public money. City, County, and State money was combined with $250,000 of private capital that was donated for the project. “I believe the Wall will become …

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March 16, 2017

Supporters of Mississippi Public Schools

Supporters of Mississippi Public Schools gathered at the State Capitol today. Public Schools play a key role in economic development. Jack Reed Jr from Tupelo spoke on behalf of the business community and Tupelo Middle School TJ Grist spoke on behalf of public school students. Both did a great job. Many others spoke from different regions of the state in …

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