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MissPres News Roundup 3-2-2015

Lots of news in the last two weeks, so let’s go.

In Starkville, the0$55 million conversion of the Cooley Building, the old John M. Stone textile mill, into a convention, hotel, and office center is moving along and is expected to be completed in early May, according to the… 819 more words

Historic Preservation

MissPres News Roundup 1-12-2015

How about a little news roundup to get us back into the news in this New Year?

There’s hopeful news out of Pascagoula, where the stunning Modern/Googie-style high-rise building built as the Pascagoula-Moss Point and later occupied by Hancock Bank has new owners and a new future. 862 more words


Auld Lang Syne: Friends We Lost in 2014

It’s time to start our traditional MissPres end-of-year lists for 2014 and as usual, we begin with a sad list of lost historic buildings. Some of these have gotten attention through the year, some haven’t, but I think it’s important to see them again in a long row to remind ourselves why we are preservationists. 835 more words

Historic Preservation

Day 12 - New Orleans to Destin - Beautiful Beaches, Cotton Fields and Three State Lines

Wednesday 12 November:

After our day of rest, we have another long day in the saddle with potentially a lot to see and a total of four states to cross. 1,892 more words

Holidays & Travel

Gulf Coast, part 1: Mississippi & Alabama

Leaving New Orleans, our next destination was Daytona Beach, FL. But since that trip was over 9 hours of driving time, we broke it up and made a couple of overnight stops along the Gulf Coast. 468 more words

Campground Reviews

MissPres News Roundup 10-27-2014

To avoid sensitive feelings, I’ll skip right over the football news this week, and head straight into preservation stories around the state.

Two cities will be offering downtown open houses this Saturday, November 1. 871 more words


Missing MS girl Nilda Lopez may be in Orlando area | News - Home

ORLANDO, Fla. – A missing 16-year-old girl who was last seen in September may be in the Orlando area, according to the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children. 45 more words