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General Atomics’ Electromagnetic Systems (GA EMS) Group broke ground today on an expansion to its existing 127,000-square-foot facility in Shannon, Miss., in Lee County. The expansion project represents a $12 million corporate investment and will create 25 additional direct jobs over the next three years.
The Tupelo Redevelopment Agency ("TRA") today announced that it is joining into a partnership agreement with the Convention and Visitors Bureau, the Coliseum Commission, the Community Development Foundation, and the Downtown Tupelo Main Street Association to fund a market analysis for a potential entertainment venue in Tupelo's downtown Fairpark District.