Swoope to be honored at luncheon Wednesday

By NEMS Daily Journal

WEST POINT – Gray Swoope, executive director of the Mississippi Development Authority, is being honored at a noon luncheon Wednesday at the Ritz Theater.
Tickets are $12 and can be reserved by calling the West Point/Clay County Community Growth Alliance at 494-5121.
Gov. Haley Barbour named Swoope to his current post in January 2007. He joined MDA in 2004 bringing more than 20 years of economic development experience including work on the local, regional and state levels in both Mississippi and Arkansas.