Mississippi governor touts $300M investment in DeSoto County

By , Special to The Daily Memphian Updated: June 05, 2023 6:48 PM CT | Published: June 05, 2023 5:45 PM CT

With a facility that is as long as the Empire State Building is high, Associated Wholesale Grocers has opened at the junction of Interstate 55 and Interstate 269 in DeSoto County.


DeSoto County Gov. Tate Reeves Associated Wholesale Grocers Mayor Chip Johnson Lee Caldwell
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Toni Lepeska is a freelance reporter for The Daily Memphian. The 34-year veteran of newspaper journalism is an award-winning essayist and covers a diversity of topics, always seeking to reveal the human story behind the news. Toni, who grew up in Cayce, Mississippi, is a graduate of the University of Mississippi. To learn more, visit tonilepeska.com

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