MSU Extension reports new census profiles using the 2020 redistricting data

Just a quick note that the new census profiles using the 2020 redistricting data are now posted on the http://extension.msstate.edu/economic-profiles website.  Please feel free to download these profiles and use them in any way to benefit your program or community.  There are also presentation-type pdf files that can be used in a group setting context. Just a … Read more

Madison County Youth Leadership Lifestyles Day 2021

The Madison County Youth Leadership Class participated in Lifestyles Day on October 20th. The Madison County Business League & Foundation and MCEDA sponsor the Madison County Youth Leadership Program. See all photos

Madison County Business League & Foundation and MCEDA Host 13th Annual Vision Celebration Lucheon

The Madison County Business League & Foundation and Madison County Economic Development Authority hosted the 13th Annual Vision Celebration on October 19th . Over 400 members, guests and elected officials attended the luncheon. Keynote Speaker was General Harold Cross, who was introduced by Adjutant General Durr Boyles. Miss Mississippi Holly Brand and the Raphael Semmes … Read more

CONGRESSMAN MICHAEL GUEST: Will the U.S. Default on Its Debt?

Dear Friend, When it comes to the debt ceiling, Republicans and Democrats agree on one thing: The United States should not default on its debts. It all comes down to what actions are taken, and the ball is in the court of the Democrats. By controlling the House, Senate, and White House, Democrats are positioned to address the debt ceiling, … Read more

Congratulations to CCTC Student of the Month Christian Reed!

Madison County Business League & Foundation (MCBL&F) member Thrash Construction presented a gift to Canton Career & Technical Center student Christian Reed.  Christian, a junior in the Construction program was selected CCTC Student of the Month.                  Pictured are (l-r):                 Jan Collins, MCBL&F Executive Director                 Jimmy Madison, CCTC Construction Instructor                 Luke Walker, … Read more

MCCT & MCBL&F Award Grant to CHS Teacher Teena Ruth

The Madison County Community Trust (MCCT) and the Madison County Business League & Foundation (MCBL&F) awarded Canton Public Schools Master Teacher of Personal Finance Teena Ruth with a grant to attend the national Jump$tart Conference.  She was prepared to teach this course by the MS Council on Economic Education.  Teachers, sponsors, speakers, exhibitors, and other … Read more