GRENADA, Miss. (WTVA) - The U.S. Department of Agriculture Rural Development has awarded $170,600 to Grenada County.
One amount is $84,500 through the Rural Business Development Program. The other amount is $86,100 through the Community Facilities Program.
The Rural Business Development funds will be used to purchase equipment for Provine Machine Works.
The Community Facilities funds will be used to purchase a backhoe for District II of Grenada County, as well as a dump truck for District IV.