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On the menu 7/31/15: All-A honor roll for all but one

We’re back again for this week’s facility inspection report, and  to pay tribute to school starting back up next week, we’re happy to report that it was an almost All-A honor roll showing. There were no “B’s” handed out, but there was one “C.” That goes to Vowell’s Market Place in Starkville, which has previously […]

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Update: Neon Pig aiming for Final Four top burger

Neon Pig’s Smash Burger sailed easily into the elite eight of Thrillist.com’s  “America’s Best Burger” contest, but early voting on Friday shows it could be in a fight to get to the final four. Voting ends midnight Sunday, and the Smash Burger is up against the burger from Parlour’s Burger in Minneapolis. So, you know […]

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Lawsuit against Mississippi Silicon dismissed

A lawsuit seeking to stop the Mississippi Silicon plant in Burnsville was dismissed Thursday by the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Mississippi. “Mississippi Silicon is very pleased with the ruling issued by the federal judge for the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Mississippi to dismiss Globe Specialty Metals’ complaint […]

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Burke’s partners with Boys & Girls Club for clothing drive

Burkes Outlet of Tupelo has entered a special partnership with the Boys & Girls Clubs of North Mississippi to help provide back to school clothes for 50 Tupelo club members. While shopping at Burkes, customers can choose to adopt a Boys & Girls Club angel and purchase items from their list which consist of tops, bottoms, shoes […]

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Neon Pig Smash Burger in sweet 16; voting continues

Biz Buzz has been on vacation and just go back, but we did get a chance to post earlier in the week about the Neon Pig Cafe getting its Smash Burger named one of the Top 33 in the country but Thrillist.com And in the vote for  America’s best burger, the Neon Pig is rolling along […]

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Neon Pig’s Smash burger named one of country’s top 33 burgers

Thrillist.com, which earlier this year named Neon Pig‘s Smash burger the best burger in Mississippi, has named it one of the 33 best IN THE COUNTRY.  Click here for a link to the full story. And  now you can have it named the best in the country, by clicking on this link. Votes must be in by […]

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Inspection reports 07.24.15: A (relatively) clean bill of health

Breathe a sigh of relief this week, folks, as nobody got a “C” on an inspection report this week. One of those “C” restaurants from last week’s report, Great Wall in Starkville, got a “B” on a follow-up inspection this time. As a reminder, even if a facility scores perfectly on a follow-up visit, the highest […]

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