March 30th, 2011
The National Park Service American Battlefield Protection program provided Southern Bancorp Capital Partners a grant of $55,000 for earthworks restoration and preservation services at Civil War Batteries A and D and for archaeological research at Batteries B and C in Helena- West Helena.
March 24th, 2011
Valued members of the community, local business leaders and guests gathered at the historic building once known as the public library in Helena to outline the needed restoration to preserve the 110-year-old building.
March 23rd, 2011
Joe Black, President of Southern Bancorp Capital Partners, told the Delta Bridge Project steering committee of Coahoma County, Mississippi they needed to take a more long-term approach towards economic development in the area.
February 23rd, 2011
The Delta Bridge Project has completed its general conferences and Phase II has commenced with the goals committees meeting independently.
Joe Webb, chief operations officer at Northwest Mississippi Regional Medical Center and the DBP steering committee chairman, says the project will only succeed with the concerted effort of the public at large.
February 16th, 2011
The Delta Bridge Project shifts back to the Pinnacle at 5:30 p.m. today, as the goal teams delve more deeply into the five pillars set forth when the DBP got under way in 2010.
“The goal teams will review the objectives and goals they have been working on and refine them,” says DBP director Lois McMurchy-Erwin. “Each team will have a facilitator to help them in the process.”