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Claiborne County Board of Supervisors Hosts Inaugural Career and Job Fair 
August 24 at Claiborne County Convention Center


(Port Gibson, MS) – The Claiborne County Board of Supervisors will host its inaugural Career and Job Fair on August 24 at the Claiborne County Convention Center, 1141 Highway 61, Port Gibson, MS. The event will be held from 9 a.m.-1 p.m. and is free and open to the public.

The fair is sponsored by the Claiborne County Board of Supervisors. The job fair will provide an opportunity for Claiborne County citizens and other regional residents to seek potential job opportunities and career development services, said Milton Chambliss, executive director for the Claiborne County Economic Development District.

“It will be a regional job fair, we want working-age people to attend” Chambliss said. “This is the first time we’ve done something on this scale here.”

Attendees are encouraged to bring their resumes and dress in business attire for potential on-site interviews, Chambliss said. Mississippi State University and the Mississippi Department of Employment Security also will be on hand to offer resume enhancement assistance.

Some participating employers include: Entergy, Siemens, Cameron Industries, Alcorn State University, Mississippi State University, Mississippi Department of Employment Security and Hinds Community College.  Regional employers are encouraged to participate.

For more information about the career and job fair, contact Claiborne County Economic Development District Executive Director Milton Chambliss at 601-437-2006601-437-2006 or visit

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