Recently a group of Army helicopter pilots from Kentucky made a stop at the Vicksburg Municipal Airport while on their way to the Army base at Fort Polk, Louisiana. It's great to know that our airport is being utilized efficiently and is accommodating to those aircrafts and pilots from various locations. Vicksburg Municipal Airport Director, Mr. Sam Washington has made great improvements and continues his developments in making our Airport what it is and for all that visit. There will be more information to come about his changes and future endeavors for this location.
In an effort to improve the State's financial literacy, Mississippi State Treasurer Flynn Fitch, visited Vicksburg and Mayor George Flaggs this week to promote her new program.
According to the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA), Mississippi is the least financially capable state in the country. Since taking office in 2012, improving Mississippi's financial literacy has been one of Treasurer Fitch's highest priorities. She is building a TEAM of partners who agree that financial literacy is vital for our workforce and our consumers with a vision of providing financial literacy education statewide.
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