I’ll admit, I haven’t always been known for my unique sense of style. But I’ve had my moments. Most of the time, I followed the fashion herd with whatever trend was most popular at the time – especially as an impressionable teenager.
In the 25 years he has been here, Rick Taylor has served the Hattiesburg region with honor and distinction.
But for the greater good of this community, the time has come for him to step aside as executive director of the Hattiesburg Convention Commission and hand over the reins to someone else.
Members of the Hattiesburg City Council voted 4-0 Tuesday to approve embattled former tourism director Rick Taylor’s proposed $7.9 million budget for the Hattiesburg Convention Commission.
Despite being one of the poorest states in America, Mississippi consistently lands at the top of most lists when it comes to charitable giving. Not far behind is Alabama, Arkansas, Georgia, and Tennessee.
On the other hand, some of the wealthiest states typically give the least.