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New Miss. adjutant general opens new credit union at Camp Shelby

Military commanders and employees gather to officially open the new Camp Shelby Federal Credit Union. Military commanders and employees gather to officially open the new Camp Shelby Federal Credit Union.
CAMP SHELBY, MS (WDAM) -

Mississippi's new adjutant general was among the dignitaries on hand to help open the new Camp Shelby Federal Credit Union Thursday afternoon.

Brig. Gen. Augustus L. Collins cut a ribbon to officially open the facility.

Collins is the state's first African-American adjutant general. He was appointed by Gov. Phil Bryant Wednesday.

The Camp Shelby Federal Credit Union opened with a single $5 deposit in 1967. It now has assets of about $16 million.

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