Niagara Career Fair a Big Success

  By: SUE WATSON STAFF WRITER The parking lot around the Eddie Lee Smith Multi-Purpose Building filled up and a long line of job seekers wrapped around the corner of the building waiting to get in. Inside, Niagara Bottling LLC took applications for employment at its new facility in the Chickasaw Trail Industrial Park in […]

Airport Runway Under Repair

  By: Sue Watson – Staff Writer The Marshall County Airport Committee has a $935,303 project underway to repair cracks and correct surface issues in the runway and then put on a fresh layer of asphalt, thanks to an FAA grant. Runway repair was recently completed and overlay has been postponed until spring. The airport […]


  Jackson, Mississippi — December 15, 2016 — Niagara Bottling, LLC, the nation’s largest private-label beverage supplier, is locating manufacturing operations in Marshall County, investing $78 million and creating 38 jobs. “I am pleased to welcome Niagara Bottling to Mississippi. The company’s investment and new jobs it will bring to Marshall County are a reflection […]

ROXUL – Job Fair TODAY!!

  Due to the expansion to their new plant in Byhalia, MS, ROXUL is holding a job fair: WIN Job Center, 7320 US-51, Southaven, MS, 38671 Thursday, November 17th – 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. Friday, November 18th – 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. On-spot interviews will be conducted for the following positions: Line Operator […]

Work Progresses on New Industry

By: Sue Watson, Staff Writer Bids were opened recently for electric, water line and gas line extensions to Rockfon, a new ceiling tile manufacturing facility being built behind Roxul at Chickasaw Trail Industrial Park. The lay-in grid ceilings will be manufactured from stone wool. Rockfon is a subsidiary of Rockwool International in Denmark, and also […]