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  1. Tupelo CVB will match tourism events up to $15KRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Newms360.com

    If you have an event or festival for Tupelo that can boost tourism for the city as well as promote Northeast Mississippi, the Tupelo Convention and Visitors Bureau may be able to provide some financial assistance. The Tupelo CVB on Monday announced its matching grant program for event promotion for fiscal year 2015.

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  2. Former Tupelo police officer's lawsuit goes to trialRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Newms360.com

    It will be up to a federal jury to decide if the City of Tupelo discriminated against former police officer Letisha Mitchell. Mitchell accuses the city of disability discrimination and violating her civil rights by retaliating.

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  3. West Jackson milestone: New restaurant, offices to anchor neighborhoodRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Newms360.com

    I'm a journalist focused on government, policy, politics and people. I find what matters and bird dog it like nobody's business. 1 comment

  4. State's first skeet hall of fame class hails HollawayRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | Newms360.com

    On a whim, Dick Hollaway and some friends went to the old Tupelo Gun Club one Saturday to "shoot some skeet." Sounded like a good idea to Hollaway, 23 years old at the time.

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  5. Benefits to help officers' familiesRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Newms360.com

    A pair of fundraisers will provide Christmas presents and scholarships for the children of two slain and one injured law enforcement officer. The Officers Down 5k is set for downtown Tupelo on Sept. 3 comments

  6. Academy Sports looks to open store in TupeloRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Newms360.com

    Academy Sports and Outdoors is looking to open a store in Tupelo, and that's left to do is for the deal to close later this month, sources tell Biz Buzz. The Katy, Texas-based sporting goods and outdoors retailer has some 180 stores in 13 states , mostly in the Southeast .

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  7. Something for Tina: Grieving man hopes wrestling is the answerRead the original story

    Monday | Newms360.com

    "They were asking me if I had a preacher or a will," he recalled. "I said, 'My blood pressure is high enough already.'

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  8. Leslie Criss: Food items in checked luggage may never make it homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 14 | Newms360.com

    "When you think about flying, it's nuts really. Here you are at about 40,000 feet, screaming along at 700 miles an hour and you're sitting there drinking Diet Pepsi and eating peanuts. 1 comment

  9. Digging through time: Ole Miss students get hands dirty in RomeRead the original story

    Sunday Sep 14 | Newms360.com

    In May and June, a team of classics students from the University of Mississippi spent five weeks in Rome on the front lines of archaeology. "Rome is a very, very old city," said Andersen Marx, a 22-year-old from Buckhead, Ga.

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  10. New ideas on table for Tupelo city court buildingRead the original story

    Saturday Sep 13 | Newms360.com

    Plans for taxpayer improvements of up to $150,000 for roof and front building improvements at Tupelo Municipal Court have paused - possibly forever. The Tupelo Police Department's plan to move into a new $10 million headquarters on four acres at Front and Franklin streets could allow city court to relocate to the current police headquarters on Front Street.

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  11. Brett, Wise still politicking in judge raceRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 13 | Newms360.com

    When Lee County Court judge candidates Charlie Brett of Saltillo and Reagan Wise of Tupelo are campaigning, one of the first things they have to do is explain that they are indeed running for office and they do need people's votes. "I've had people look at me and say the didn't know I was running because they didn't see my name on the ballot in June," said Wise, 38. "Part of the process is to explain that there is an election and it is nonpartisan," he said.

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  12. Prep Notebook: Ripley trying to fix past problemsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 13 | Newms360.com

    Since Chad Cook has been at Ripley - second round playoff exits the first two years - a similar team has been the stumbling block. "The teams that have given us the most problems are the teams that spread us out with a lot of speed," Cook said, "and I was trying to show my kids that during the regular season.

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  13. Scott Reed: Rule No. 14: Get a lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 13 | Newms360.com

    I see a lot of investors that spend a great deal of time managing their investments. They want to be involved in every aspect of the investment process from portfolio construction to security research to trading.

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  14. Streak of Red: Wilson's late scoring jaunt seals Wave's victoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 13 | Newms360.com

    Jarvis "Red" Wilson scored on a 76-yard run with 2:22 remaining to help No. 4-ranked Tupelo escape Renasant Field with a 21-9 victory against Saltillo.

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  15. Ed Holliday: Mississippi and climate changeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 13 | Newms360.com

    Mississippi is not a stranger when it comes to government action and subsidies to fight global warming. If you drive to Kemper County you can see the $5 billion power plant that has received federal help and aggressive state laws that take the burden of failure off the back of the utility company - and places the burden on the ratepayers. 4 comments

  16. Two men charged with copper theftRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | Newms360.com

    A pair of Lee County men are facing grand larceny charges for the theft of around $30,000 worth of copper. The coaxial cable and other copper items were stolen from a communications tower site on Auburn Road.

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  17. Vista Ridge making slow climb backRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | Newms360.com

    The past five months have been as hectic as any period during the five years that Vista Ridge Apartment Homes has been open. Ten of the 11 buildings making up the high-end residential apartment complex were damaged extensively by the EF-3 tornado that ripped through the city on April 28. Most of the 160 rental units had to be vacated, leaving only a handful of residents living in the gated complex for weeks.

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  18. Wilson's big run caps Wave's win over SaltilloRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | Newms360.com

    Jarvis "Red" Wilson scored on a 76-yard run with 2:22 remaining to help No. 4-ranked Tupelo escape Renasant Field with a 21-9 victory against Saltillo.

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  19. Straight arrows: Check your gear before practice, openerRead the original story

    Friday Sep 12 | Newms360.com

    Mississippi's archery season for whitetail deer opens Oct. 1 and, while shooting practice for most hunters has long been underway, a seasonal check of the shooting equipment itself is always critical. "Every bow is different so, unless you have the numbers for it handy, the best thing to do is to google the bow's make and model along with 'specs,'" said Steve "Opie" Thomas, with Mudcreek Archery, in Tupelo.

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  20. Defense keys first victory for ICCRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | Newms360.com

    Against a football team whose offense can make you look ugly, the Itawamba Community College Indians painted a compelling first victory Thursday night. With the Indians' defense handling the triple option of the Holmes Bulldogs, ICC opened North Division play with a 19-3 victory.

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