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The Economic Development Show with Dave Nichols – Episode 024 – February 14, 2018

By Pike County | February 14, 2018

This week, Dave discusses the unemployment figures for southwest Mississippi, and the importance of economic growth for our area.

The Economic Development Show with Dave Nichols – Episode 023 – February 7, 2018

By Pike County | February 12, 2018

This week, Dave talks with Doug Hoy, Public Affairs Manager for Georgia Pacific, about the effect on the local economy from having a massive employer located in Southwest Mississippi, and what they think is important when looking for employees.

The Economic Development Show with Dave Nichols – Episode 022 – January 31, 2018

By Pike County | January 31, 2018

This week, Dave talks about the ACT Work Keys assessment with Kenny Goza from Co-Lin Community College.

The Economic Development Show with Dave Nichols – Episode 021 – January 24, 2018

By Pike County | January 25, 2018

This week, Dave talks with SuperTalk’s very own Heather Wilmuth Thurgood about new movies being filmed in Mississippi, and what the movie industry means to economic development for the state.

The Economic Development Show with Dave Nichols – Episode 020 – January 10, 2018

By Pike County | January 10, 2018

This week, Dave talks with SuperTalk Southwest’s own Heather Thurgood about the impactt of the film industry in Mississippi.

The Economic Development Show with Dave Nichols – Episode 019 – January 3, 2018

By Pike County | January 4, 2018

This week, Dave talks with Brent Duguid (Assistant Dean of Career & Technical Education and MIBEST co-ordinator), Evenly Peavey (Adult Education Instructor) and Karen Gaudet (Director of Adult Education) from Co-Lin Community College about the adult education opportunities at Co-Lin, and how they impact potential economic growth in our area.

The Economic Development Show with Dave Nichols – Episode 018 – December 27, 2017

By Pike County | January 2, 2018

This week, Dave talks with Gay Mcelroy, who has taken the ACT Work Keys Assessment test, and gets a first-hand account of what it’s like to take the test.

The Economic Development Show with Dave Nichols – Episode 017 – December 20, 2017

By Pike County | January 2, 2018

This week, Dave talks with Rep. Becky Currie and Rep. Vince Mangold about economic development and the upcoming legislative session.

The Economic Development Show with Dave Nichols – Episode 016 – December 13, 2017

By Pike County | December 14, 2017

This week, Dave discusses economic development news that affects us in southwest Mississippi.

The Economic Development Show with Dave Nichols – Episode 015 – November 29, 2017

By Pike County | December 4, 2017

This week, Dave visits with Sha Walker of Jumpstart ACT about the importance of the ACT Work Keys Assessment tests, and where & when you can take it.

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