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Mon Jul 21, 2014
Highway 6 opening delayed by rain
The new 10-mile stretch of road that connects Tupelo to Batesville was scheduled to open Monday, but Mississippi Department of Transportation officials said Sunday that recent heavy rainfall has pushed back the date.
Sun Jul 20, 2014
Graceland Too to reopen; MacLeod memorial planned
The Holly Springs mansion that became a popular Elvis Presley museum will reopen to the public during Elvis Presley week with a memorial for owner Paul MacLeod.
Sat Jul 19, 2014
The Daily Beast
Radio Host: Prez Using MH17 For The GaysBy Olivia Nuzzi
A Christian radio host believes President Obama is exploiting the crash of MH17 for the benefit of the gay agenda.
The Mississippi Press
Jails rethink layout as number of female inmates rises in Mississippi, nationwide
Lee County Sheriff's Department deputies keep watch on women inmates in the exercise yard, June 27, 2014 in Tupelo, Miss.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
Customer Interaction Solutions
EDITORIAL: North Lee needs voluntarily opened full board meetings...
Via Acquire Media NewsEdge) July 17--The North Lee County Water Association's members/customers should thank members of the board of directors who asserted themselves and insisted on having an open meeting today in spite of an email from board president Terry Anderson canceling the scheduled meeting, citing concerns about an open meetings law.
Owner of offbeat Elvis museum found dead
In this Dec. 9, 2009 file photo, Paul MacLeod, an Elvis fanatic and owner of the antebellum home and private Elvis Presley museum he calls "Graceland Too," in Holly Springs, Miss., left, shows off some of the Elvis related newspaper clippings he has collected over the years to Oxford residents Callie Blackwell, second from left, her husband, ... (more)
Wed Jul 16, 2014
Tue Jul 15, 2014
New Albany Gazette
County officials continue efforts to find plan for mental patients
The Union County Supervisors are continuing to try to find an acceptable way to deal with residents of the community suffering from mental illness.
Ribbon cutting for final link of Highway 6
Mississippi Department of Transportation officials plan to cut a ribbon Tuesday to mark the "completion" of the new Mississippi Highway 6 /U.S. Highway 278.
Sat Jul 12, 2014
Forrest wounded, defeated at Tupelo
Even though William T. Sherman was in Georgia, the whereabouts of Nathan Bedford Forrest was always on his mind.
Thu Jul 10, 2014
Locals helping with tornado cleanup
Ruth Crotty, a volunteer with the group, tells us she is ready to help rebuild. "Well our churches mission statement is to love God, love people, and go serve and by doing this we're showing that we love God and that we love people, and we want to serve them," said Crotty.
Meeting to discuss silicon plant project
A North Carolina group plans a meeting Saturday in Iuka to call on local residents to press state regulators to hold a hearing on what it believes is health risks connected to a silicon metal plant under construction in Tishomingo County.
Tue Jul 08, 2014
New Albany Gazette
The Union County Board of Supervisors is working to get funds to provide better quarters for the Union County Extension Office at the fairgrounds.
Sat Jul 05, 2014
Who Is The Most Iconic Southern Rocker?
Today, 60 years ago, rock 'n' roll was born, when Elvis Presley walked into Memphis' Sun Studios and recorded "That's Alright, Mama."
Wed Jul 02, 2014
McDaniel says Cochran stole election in fundraising email
Will Chris McDaniel and his Tea Party army sue to overturn Thad Cochran's Senate victory? - On Monday night, Grant Sowell pulled into a Tupelo, Mississippi, Chick-fil-A and braced himself for the Tea Party meeting.
Mon Jun 30, 2014
New 4-lane part of Mississippi Highway 6 to open
Mississippi Department of Transportation officials say the new four-lane section of Mississippi Highway 6 into Tupelo is scheduled to open July 15. The Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal reports the ceremony will mark completion of the $27 million final paving project on the road from U.S. Highway 45 in Tupelo to Interstate 55 at Batesville.
Sun Jun 29, 2014
Widened highway to be dedicated July 15
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Loopy licensing: Why it can be quicker to become a lawyer than a cosmetologist
Back in the day, people could work in various professions without the state getting involved.