Hancock, Harrison and Jackson counties have showed a stunted recovery in a number of categories after Hurricane Katrina, the BP oil spill and the Great Recession, Gulf Coast Business Council Ashley Edwards said Thursday, Jan. 12, 2017, at the University of Southern Mississippi’s annual Economic Development Forum.
Hancock, Harrison and Jackson counties have showed a stunted recovery in a number of categories after Hurricane Katrina, the BP oil spill and the Great Recession, Gulf Coast Business Council Ashley Edwards said Thursday, Jan. 12, 2017, at the University of Southern Mississippi’s annual Economic Development Forum. Justin Vicory jvicory@sunherald.com
Hancock, Harrison and Jackson counties have showed a stunted recovery in a number of categories after Hurricane Katrina, the BP oil spill and the Great Recession, Gulf Coast Business Council Ashley Edwards said Thursday, Jan. 12, 2017, at the University of Southern Mississippi’s annual Economic Development Forum. Justin Vicory jvicory@sunherald.com

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