July 10, 2013 RSS feed / Business

Wind Creek seeks more than gamblers

Eight- screen theater, bowling alley and more being added to Atmore complex   Wind Creek Hotel and Casino in Atmore is a mecca for gamblers but the Poarch Band of Creek Indians are investing millions to make it an even greater attraction for gam More...

GP to invest $400 million in operations

Georgia-Pacific has announced plans to invest $400 million in its plywood and lumber operations nationwide.  GP has eight manufacturing facilities in Alabama, including a towel and tissue operation at Naheola in Choctaw County and a cellulose op More...

Jackson port being readied for pellet mill?

In a joint meeting of the Jackson Port Authority and Industrial Development Board Wednesday, July 3 progress was made on efforts to secure a wood pellet plant in Jackson.  The IDB approved loaning the JPA $5,000 which the authority is using to r More...

No Huddle House but lot clearing continues

Grove Hill businessman George Jones is clearing property at the intersection of Jackson Street and Highway 84 with an eye for development. More...

Stock Prices

AT&T (T).............. 35.60 Boise Inc. (BZ)........ 8.64 Dollar General (DG)....................51.80 Family Dollar Stores, Inc. More...