Thursday Sep 11
Norwalk Citizen News
GreenTech Automotive says Miss. factory built
In this May 13, 2014 photo, building supplies sit at the GreenTech Automotive's plant in Tunica, Miss. A unit of Virginia-based WM Industries Corp., GreenTech said Tuesday, Sept.
Wed Sep 10, 2014
Dad arrested after he left his one year old baby in a car so that...
Dad arrested after he left his one year old baby in a car so that he could go into a casino and play the slot machines The Sheriff's Department said the baby is fine but may have been left in the car for almost an hour A father has been arrested after he allegedly left his one-year-old child behind the wheel of a running car so that he could go into a casino and gamble. Martin Bass was arrested on Tuesday in Tunica, Mississippi and taken to the Tunica County jail after officers found his child in a car outside Bally's casino.
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Tunica County authorities say a man has been charged with child neglect after leaving his 1-year-old baby in a running vehicle while he was in a casino. The Sheriff's Department says the baby is fine, but may have been in the car for almost an hour.
Man Arrested After Baby Left in Car Outside Casino
Authorities in northwest Mississippi say a man has been charged with child neglect after leaving his 1-year-old baby in a running vehicle while he was in a casino. WMC-TV reports that Martin Bass was arrested Tuesday afternoon and taken to the Tunica County jail.
Tue Sep 09, 2014
Charlie Mitchell: Casino sheen is fading, but no rescue likely
Grass is reclaiming the acres of parking that served what was Mississippi's largest casino complex. One white pickup with a blinking orange light now prowls the vast real estate of Harrah's Tunica - the only security remaining from 1,000 folks who lost jobs three months ago when Caesar's Entertainment decided to stop losing money at the venue and shut it down.
GreenTech Automotive Completes Electric-Vehicle Production Plant in Tunica, Miss.
With construction on the new facility complete, GTA is making final preparations in the building's interior and has started moving equipment from its pilot manufacturing facility in , Mississippi. The company expects to celebrate the facility's grand opening and begin vehicle production there in the fourth quarter of 2014.
Mon Sep 08, 2014
The Tunica Times
County library, other facilities feeling pinch of proposed budget cuts
Just weeks away from opening a second branch in Tunica County, First Regional Library director Ed Hughes revealed planned cutbacks in hours of operation in both the town of Tunica and at the new Robinsonville branch. Citing a proposed 32 percent reduction in county funding, Hughes said the R.C. Irwin library in Tunica could open 30 hours per week - and only 10 hours per week for the new space in Robinsonville.
Tue Sep 02, 2014
The Tunica Times
Arrest made in pedestrian death
A 21 year old Tunica man has been charged in the hit and run death of a pedestrian on Aug. 18. Just before 8 p.m. on Aug. 18, local emergency personnel and law enforcement responded to a call on Prichard Road.
Sat Aug 30, 2014
Legacy FC 34 Quick Results and Event Highlights
Legacy FC 34 Quick Results and Event Highlights Posted by Jeffrey Harris on 08.30.2014 Brian Hall defeated Pedro Souza in the main event... Below are some quick results and event highlights for last night's Legacy FC 34 event.
Fri Aug 29, 2014
Undefeated Record Hasn't Come Easy for Wade Johnson Heading into Friday's Legacy FC Debut
Though he's remained undefeated in his first seven fights as a pro, lightweight prospect Wade "Hammer" Johnson has not had success come easily.
Tunica students protest principal's firing
Students walked from Rosa Fort High School in Tunica to the Tunica County Schools building early Thursday morning before class.
Tue Aug 26, 2014
Legacy FC 34 Lineup Set: Hall vs Souza, Brookins vs Lyons
Legacy FC 34 Lineup Set: Hall vs Souza, Brookins vs Lyons Posted by Joseph Lee on 08.26.2014 It happens Friday... MMA Junkie reports that the current lineup for Legacy FC 34 this Friday, which had a new main event after Henry Cejudo left to sign with the UFC and fight at UFC 177 on Saturday.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
Mississippi Business Journal
State Health Department says pair of casino workers contracted TB
TUNICA, Mississippi - The Mississippi State Department of Health has confirmed two recent cases of active tuberculosis contracted by workers at two casinos in Tunica.