Business News for the Mississippi Delta

Stephanie Patton

Passion comes full circle finding niche in the Delta By Angela Rogalski • Photography by Roy Meeks When Stephanie Patton moved to Leland six years ago, she was eager to trade her business suits and heels for blue jeans and boots. Twenty years in the corporate publishing world of Time Inc.’ s Southern Living magazine […]

Boutique Air

Clear skies predicted with new carrier approved to serve airport in Greenville By Becky Gillette It has been a rocky road for the Mid-Delta Regional Airport in the past year, as the airport lost regular jet service and started new service with SeaPort Airlines, only to lose that in September due to problems with that […]


Chick-fil-A Leader Academy Reimagining High School Leadership with Programs in Mississippi Schools By Angela Rogalski Photography by RJ Fitzpatrick Lance Reed is the owner/operator of Chick-fil-A in Oxford, Miss., and one of the driving forces behind the Chick-fil-A Leadership Academy program currently being implemented into some Mississippi schools, including many in the Delta. “  Chick-fil-A […]

Underneath the Bridge Issue

Underneath the Bridge Issue By Walton Gresham Delta Council has never had a public discussion or a private visit with a public official about the condition of our roads and the need for major steps to be taken to rehabilitate our roads that ended in disagreement. Regardless of what statistical or factual measurement one utilizes, […]

Dr. Sam Polles

Protecting Mississippi’s Fish, Wildlife and Habitats through Conservation and Education By Angela Rogalski & Photography by Greg Campbell and courtesy of Sam Polles The Mississippi Department of Wildlife, Fisheries, and Parks is a state agency charged with the responsibility of    conserving Mississippi’    s abundant natural resources and providing quality outdoor recreational opportunities for the […]