It is our distinct pleasure to visit with Mayor Gary Rhoads at the beginning of every year, to take inventory of Flowood’s accomplishments and look forward to new and exciting developments that the coming months will reveal.
“Well, the good Lord has blessed Flowood for another year. I’ve always said that it had nothing to do with any of us here, that it’s a matter of his goodness and grace that we do well. By his hand, I’m glad to report that Flowood was a safe, peaceful and prosperous city in 2018.”...more
Flowood prides itself on being a great place for families and kids. This especially extends to our local schools, which are some of the best in the state. Now, thanks to a motivated kindergarten teacher, our local teachers and homeschool parents have a new source for the supplies they need to do their jobs: Kate's Classroom on Grant's Ferry Road....more
State-Of-The-Art Treatment And Technology Define Capital Ortho, One Of Mississippi’s Leading Bone And Joint Disciplines....more
Community Bank recently announced plans to construct a new headquarters in Flowood, as the centerpiece of a larger mixed-use “live, work and play community”. Dubbed “WATERPOINTE”, the development will fulfill the City’s vision of a central downtown in the same location as the “town center” envisioned over a decade ago....more
After its recent review, the Mississippi State Fire Rating Bureau gave the Flowood Fire Department a rating of “3” - one step above its previous rating of “4”. To most folks that may sound like a minor bureaucratic detail, but it actually has a real impact on our community in several ways - and all of them are good. Fire Chief Jeffrey Welborn explained how that rating effects Flowood’s business and residential communities, as well as the visitors to our city....more