Toyota announced Thursday the company is investing another $170 million in its Blue Springs plant and hiring another 400 workers, according to The Daily Journal.

Groundbreaking for a separate $10 million, 15,000-square-foot visitor and training center, scheduled to open in November 2019, was canceled Thursday because of rain.

Read full story here. 


We want to hear from you!

Central to our mission at Mississippi Today is inspiring civic engagement. We think critically about how we can foster healthy dialogue between people who think differently about government and politics. We believe that conversation — raw, earnest talking and listening to better understand each other — is vital to the future of Mississippi. We encourage you to engage with us and each other on our social media accounts, email our reporters directly or leave a comment for our editor by clicking the button below.


Republish our articles for free, online or in print, under a Creative Commons license.