Health Check to expand to Mississippi

Published: Thursday, November 14, 2013 at 10:17 AM.

She said infrastructure improvements were needed to float all boats in the economy. Kelly said phone company cables were frequently being cut causing the loss of thousands of dollars.

A new phone company to provide competition and penalties from local officials for those times when a company’s actions negatively impact another company should be in place.

“They (the phone company) are the only game in town so there is no reason to feel pressure because we are down and losing money,” Kelly said.

Thiell and Kelly noted the steady loss of students from the public schools and the lack of jobs for those who do graduate from the county schools as serious issues.

“There is so much talent and so much good here. And it is going away,” Thiell said.

New cell towers to improve reception would also be a plus.

Setting it straight

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