Hernando native Kacie Crain has been named the new market manager for the Hernando Farmers Market. Crain has a Bachelor of Science degree in Horticulture from Mississippi State University. Crain is also certified to teach English to speakers in other languages and has taught English to stude…

Curt Gabardi has been named Executive Advisor, President, and CEO in Wait for First Commercial Bank’s locations in four Mississippi cities, including Southaven. Under a planned transition, Gabardi will become President and CEO on May 1, 2021. Current President/CEO Alan Walters will step back…

Horn Lake Human Resources Director/Deputy City Clerk A.J. Linville has received the Master Municipal Clerk designation through a program conducted by the International Institute of Municipal Clerks (IIMC). In receiving the MMC designation, Linville has been able to demonstrate mastery of adm…

Crye-Leike Real Estate Services Southaven branch has added Justin McAlaster as a licensed Realtor. McAlaster will serve the residential real estate needs of buyers and sellers throughout DeSoto, Tate, Panola and surrounding counties. New to the real estate industry, McAlaster has worked as a…

Ken Purvis, a past chairman of the DeSoto County Convention and Visitors Bureau, DeSoto County Economic Development Council, and past President of the Hernando Rotary Club, has been named President of the Greenville branch of Guaranty Bank and Trust Company. Most recently, Purvis was affilia…

Anna Brooke Warren has been named Palmer Home for Children Vice President of Children’s Services. Warren was previously Director of Social Services for the Hernando-based home for children in need. She has also worked with the Mississippi Department of Human Services, North Mississippi Medic…

Kimberly Remak has been named the new Trinity Health Center Inc. Executive Director. Trinity Health Center is a newly-formed nonprofit that will operate inside the DeSoto County Dream Center and will provide primary healthcare to the working underserved/uninsured in DeSoto County. The Dream …

Southern Bancorp has announced the promotion of Wendy Von Kanel to Regional President, a leadership position in which she will help manage operations in Phillips and Mississippi County, Arkansas as well as DeSoto County, Mississippi. Von Kanel previously served as Market President for Philli…

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