4 hrs ago
Mugshots to open in Fairpark next spring
The popular restaurant chain, which is known for its specialty burgers, opened its first location in Hattiesburg in 2004.
8 hrs ago
NMMC, cancer docs create partnership
Buy at photos.djournal.com North Mississippi Hematology and Oncology, including longtime oncology nurse Nan Francis, from left, oncologist Dr. Julian Hill and Nurse Practitioner Ashley Gilliland are joining forces with the NMMC oncology services, which are led by Beth Bryant.
12 hrs ago
For Tupelo woman, more color on plate is better
"You eat with your eyes first, so a plate should never be the same palette," she said.
17 hrs ago
Color For A Cause seeks runners
The latest way to raise money for charity organizations and have a little fun will run through Houston in August.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
At last! Mugshots to break ground in Fairpark
I'm a little late with this since I just got into town, but it seems the long-awaited Mugshots Grill and Bar is going to be built in Tupelo.
Tupelo council approves e-cigarette ban
In a 5-1 vote on Tuesday, the council banned the use of e-cigarettes at most restaurants and businesses.
Council set for e-cigarette vote
The City Council will listen to electronic cigarette advocates and opponents sound off today before likely approving a public ban of the nicotine alternative to tobacco cigarettes.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
Video: Locked Out: A Hair Braider Fights Occupational Licensing
Melony Armstrong just wanted to earn an honest living. Armstrong had learned how to braid hair, and she had the drive to open her own salon in Tupelo, Mississippi.
Citizen of the world: Sewing gives Tupelo resident a way to help others
She was born in Memphis, and her family moved to Tupelo when she was 13. About a year before that, her mother showed her a thing or two.
Sun Aug 17, 2014
Our Opinion: Urban sprawl in Southeast moving west in short time
A recently released study from the U.S. Geologic Survey strongly illustrates the complexities in managing and planning economic and population expansion in the southeastern United States, with projections showing population growth of 190 percent in the next 46 years .
Sat Aug 16, 2014
The Jackson Sun
Vibe of Graceland Too changes after owner's deathVibe of Graceland...
Vibe of Graceland Too changes after owner's death Holly Springs home-turned-museum is missing its buzz since Paul MacLeod left the building.
TCPS sets tone for year with retreat
As they began the school year, a group of seniors gathered at a retreat center in Oxford and discussed their role as leaders.
Remembering a gentleman of Tupelo
Ever since getting the sad news, I've pictured Bruce's smiling face and remembered that I owe him something.
Gloster Street Church of Christ celebrates 100 years
Gloster St. Church of Christ, the "mother church" for most Churches of Christ in the area, will mark this month the centennial of their formation, and of an idea.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
Two charged in Wednesday armed robbery
Travis N. Key, 30, and Leroy Geter, 28, both of Tupelo, had their bonds set at $100,000 each in the Lee County Justice Court Friday afternoon.
Barretos finally will face the full justice process
The Barretos, whose life appears to be an archetype of chaos, family dysfunction and criminality, were charged with manslaughter by culpable negligence in the death of a baby daughter, Enna, at the hands of a 17-year-old sister, Marainna Torres, who was forced under abusive circumstances and threats to care for seven children the Barretos had ... (more)
Your opinion: Daily train traffic problem is growing
Twenty-five years ago, Tupelo's growth was making travel on its limited streets almost impossible.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
Stream Paul Thorn's New 'Too Blessed to Be Stressed' - Album Premiere
Born in the birthplace of the King of Rock & Roll - Tupelo, Mississippi - Paul Thorn knows a thing or two about shaking it onstage.
Mississippi Business Journal
Tupelo schools adopt budget calling for raises without tax increase
The Tupelo School Board has adopted a budget that includes a 2 percent cost-of-living pay raise for all non-teaching staff, including principals, assistant principals, secretaries, custodians, bus drivers and maintenance workers.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
Tupelo Elvis tribute artist winner advances
Tupelo's winner of the Elvis Tribute Artist competition has advanced to the Top 10 in this week's contest in Memphis.