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January 30, 2007

GOVERNOR BARBOUR ANNOUNCES GRANTS FOR COAST PROJECTS

Governor Haley Barbour announced today that a $224,415 grant to the Jackson County Utility Authority and a $102,700 grant to the Pearl River County Utility Authority have been approved by the Mississippi Department of Environmental Quality.

 

January 30, 2007

MCDONALD NAMED DIRECTOR OF GOVERNOR’S OFFICE OF RECOVERY AND RENEWAL

Governor Haley Barbour has named Bryan McDonald to serve as director of the Governor’s Office of Recovery and Renewal, which is coordinating the state's efforts to recover from Hurricane Katrina.

 

January 29, 2007

STATEMENT OF GOVERNOR HALEY BARBOUR ON ANNOUNCED CLOSING OF SARA LEE PLANTS IN WEST POINT

“This is clearly bad news for Clay County and the surrounding area

 

January 24, 2007

GOVERNOR BARBOUR GIVES UPDATE ON LEGISLATIVE AGENDA

Governor Haley Barbour is conducting town hall-type meetings around the state to talk about his 2007 legislative agenda and other important state priorities

 

January 24, 2007

HOMEOWNER GRANT PROGRAM DELIVERS 10,000TH CHECK

Mississippi has delivered more than 10,000 grants under an unprecedented program to help homeowners along the Coast recover and rebuild from the devastation of Hurricane Katrina

 

January 22, 2007

GOVERNOR BARBOUR SETS HOUSE SPECIAL ELECTION FOR FEBRUARY 13

Governor Haley Barbour has called a special election for February 13, 2007, to fill a vacancy in the state House of Representatives

 

January 19, 2007

GOVERNOR HALEY BARBOUR ANNOUNCES EXTENSION OF TEMPORARY HOUSING PROGRAM

Governor Haley Barbour announced today he has received notification that FEMA and the Department of Homeland Security will extend the Katrina temporary housing program

 

January 16, 2007

GOVERNOR HALEY BARBOUR’S JUDICIAL APPOINTMENTS ADVISORY COMMITTEE SEARCHING TO FILL VACANCY

Governor Haley Barbour’s Judicial Appointments Advisory Committee is conducting a search to fill the vacancy on the Yazoo County Court as a result of Judge Hudson Lloyd Thomas’ recent death

 

January 11, 2007

GOVERNOR BARBOUR ENDORSES ANTI-CRIME BILLS

Flanked by legislators, prosecutors and law enforcement officers, Governor Haley Barbour today endorsed two bills


January 10, 2007

GOVERNOR BARBOUR ANNOUNCES DETAILS OF ALTERNATIVE HOUSING PROJECT

Governor Haley Barbour today announced additional information regarding the state’s Alternative Housing Pilot Program

 

January 9, 2007

WATER AND WASTEWATER PLAN SUBMITTED TO HUD

Governor Haley Barbour announced today a master plan to develop and enhance water and wastewater infrastructure in Mississippi’s coastal region has been submitted

 

January 5, 2007

GOVERNOR BARBOUR DECLARES STATE OF EMERGENCY FOR SEVERE WEATHER

Governor Haley Barbour declared a State of Emergency today