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Dollar (and a quarter?) Tree says inflation forces company to pass the buck to consumer with higher prices

For more than three decades, Dollar Tree stores across the U.s. have touted a simple pricing model — ...

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High School football scores from across Mississippi Friday night

Score for m Friday’s high school football action in Mississippi. Alcorn Central 24, Walnut 19 Baldwyn 12, Kossuth ...

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Stein Mart files for bankruptcy, Mississippi-founded retailer plans to close stores

National discount department store chain Stein Mart filed for bankruptcy on Wednesday after 112 years in business, and ...

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Stock market plunges on open amid virus fears, trading halted

Stocks plunged 7% on Wall Street Monday, triggering a trading halt for 15 minutes. The steep drop followed ...

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Krystal, South’s iconic square burger maker, files for bankruptcy

Perhaps the South’s most famous small, square hamburger chain, Krystal, has filed for bankruptcy protection citing competition and ...

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Amazon says new Mississippi fulfillment center will bring 500 new jobs, starting at $15 per hour

Amazon.com today announced plans for its second Mississippi fulfillment center, to be located in DeSoto County. The facility ...

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Over the top milkshakes in Mississippi bring “Shark Tank” investors to The Yard

One milkshake shop got more than just a nibble from one of the sharks on the hit television ...

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Mississippi-based bank buys Texas banking group

Mississippi-based BancorpSouth Bank (NYSE: BXS) announced Monday it was purchasing Texas First Bancshares, Inc., the parent company of ...

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Here’s a list of highest-paid CEOs by state (Mississippi’s earned $4.2 million clucks last year)

Here are the top paid CEOs by state for 2018, as calculated by The Associated Press and Equilar, ...

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It’s good to be boss: American CEOs earned average $800,000 pay raise last year

Did you get a 7% raise last year? Congratulations, yours was in line with what CEOs at the ...

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