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The City of Newton’s annual Loose Caboose Festival will now attract even more visitors with the recent launch of the city’s new website www.newtonms.org.  Ready to see local attractions?  Looking for a job nearby?  Want to start a new business?  The City's mobile-friendly website is focused on meeting the needs of residents, businesses, and visitors, and is packed with useful tools, pictures, links, and search features. 

The following article by Mark Rogers was published in the Columbian-Progress on March 18:

Want to pay a county garbage bill online or find how to contact your county supervisor? Now there is an easy way, the new Marion County Web site.

Recently, at a Marion County Board of Supervisors meeting at its offices on Courthouse Square, David Crawford of U.S.NEXT, introduced www.marioncountyms.com to county Board members and staff.

Highlighting the Board of Supervisors’ goal to focus on enhancing and modernizing service delivery to residents, businesses and visitors, Stone County recently unveiled their new website www.stonecountygov.com. The new website features streamlined information, improved search, intuitive navigation, and a modern, vibrant look and feel redesigned to enhance user experience.

Nestled in the southeast area of Mississippi, it’s always a pleasure to visit Greene County and enjoy the resources, history and beauty it offers.  And now, with the launch of the County’s new website, there’s a whole new way to experience it.  Located at www.greenecountyms.gov, the site features the latest trends in online resources, layout, navigation, search, and visibility from computers and mobile devices.

When the Board of Supervisors began discussing a new website for Prentiss County, the goal was to create a valuable, functional tool – not just an online brochure. With that objective in mind, the County has launched a mobile-responsive website that makes it easier for citizens, businesses, and visitors to access information from their computer, tablet, and mobile phone. The newly designed website, www.prentisscounty.org, includes a distinctive look and feel as well as up-to-date functionality.

Madison the City has taken another big step bringing City Hall to its citizens.  The recent launch of Madison’s new official city website, www.madisonthecity

Jefferson Davis County now has an official website. The site went live Tuesday morning and will provide many services to the county. The site contains information and contact numbers for all elected officials, fire departments, county offices, etc.

A U.S.NEXT representative presented the website to the Board of Supervisors for approval at their bi-monthly meeting Monday.

The site includes a page for new residents, links to utilities, links for local attractions, photos of landmarks, a “How do I” page, and a business start-up and assistance page, among others.

Madison County residents will be able to watch meetings, review minutes, and fill out public records request forms, all without leaving their desks. The Board of Supervisors recently approved the "Madison County Government Transparency Initiative."

Sharkey County is known for being home to the Mississippi Blues and President Teddy Roosevelt’s famous bear hunt, and most recently for the launch of its new mobile-friendly website. The innovative site, www.sharkeycounty.net, is a rich source of up-to-date information about the County’s elected officials and government services, as well as reflects the community’s rich history, promotes economic growth, and is a quick guide for residents, businesses and visitors.

The City of Flowood has been chosen by Google as the strongest online business community in Mississippi for 2015.  The eCity Awards recognize one community per state as a digital capital, and other eCity winners include Boston, Denver, Atlanta, and Austin.

In determining which Mississippi community would receive the award, Google noted that Flowood's municipal website (www.cityofflowood.com) lets citizens pay their water bill, pay court fees and reserve facilities online. The site was designed and programmed by U.S.NEXT.

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