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UPDATE: Driver of 18-wheeler hanging off bridge dies

WTVA - 23 Oct 2018
SHERMAN, Miss. (WTVA) - Traffic is backed up after a motor vehicle collision involving an 18-wheeler on I-22 near Sherman, according to Tupelo police. The tanker truck could be seen on its side and hanging off the side of a bridge. Tupelo police were ...
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Tupelo backs away from controversial food truck regulations

Mississippi Center for Public Policy - 23 Oct 2018
The city of Tupelo appears to have backed away from controversial regulations that would have prohibited food trucks from most high-traffic areas in the city. But some city leaders continue their push for protections for brick-and-mortar restaurants at ...
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Lee County man killed in train/car collision in Sherman

Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal - 22 Oct 2018
Chief Spellins said that Joe Wesley Gaines, 64, of County Road 183, Tupelo, was killed when he drove his car across the railroad track and was struck by a Burlington Northern Santa Fe Railway train shortly before 10 a.m.. Spellins said the collision ...
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CRIME REPORTS: Friday, Oct. 12, 2018

Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal - 11 Oct 2018
The following people were booked into the Lee County-Tupelo Adult Jail in connection with felony charges ending Thursday at 11 a.m. ...
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Tupelo hosts inaugural Pride festival in Fairpark

Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal - 07 Oct 2018
Jensen Matar is advocacy coordinator for the Mississippi affiliate of the Transgender Education & Advocacy Program, which is an affiliate of the American Civil Liberties Union and said TEAP-MS came to Tupelo to premiere the “I Too Am Mississippi” films ...
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Cooper Tire ends long-time contract work with JESCO Maintenance

Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal - 17 Oct 2018
“In this transition, which will take place over the next several weeks, all JESCO maintenance contract employees currently working at the plant (approximately 200) will have the opportunity to continue working at Cooper Tire Tupelo as members of the ...
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COOK OF THE WEEK: Tupelo woman decks the halls for holidays

Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal - 26 Sep 2018
Otherwise, it is wonderful, except for the payday!” DO YOU KNOW A GOOD COOK? Send your nominations to Ginna Parsons, Cook of the Week, P.O. Box 909, Tupelo, MS 38802. Or you can call Ginna at (662) 678-1581, fax them to (662) 842-2233 or email ...
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Marching band evaluation Saturday at Tupelo High

Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal - 11 Oct 2018
TUPELO • Thirty-three high school bands from across the region, including some defending state champions, will be performing their shows all day Saturday at Tupelo High School. The annual MHSAA Region I Marching Band Evaluation will determine which ...
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South Panola runs over Tupelo

Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal - 13 Oct 2018
TUPELO • South Panola looked like its old self as it ran over Tupelo on Friday night. The Tigers racked up 354 rushing yards as they scored three unanswered touchdowns in the second half to defeat Tupelo 21-7 in a Division 1-6A game. South Panola (4-5, ...
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'Legendary' auto dealer Hoyt Sheffield dies at 83

Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal - 11 Oct 2018
For a couple of decades, Sheffield and Dossett worked together in large promotions at the Tupelo Furniture Market. As many as eight dealerships participated in the annual sales event, and over the years, only Sheffield and Dossett were left to put on ...
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Marching Band competition sees big wins for several regional bands

Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal - 14 Oct 2018
TUPELO • From all major thoroughfares coming into Tupelo, drivers could see rows of packed school buses and trailers proudly emblazoned with the names of regional high schools from around the northeast, packed with band members on their way to the ...
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255 arrested in North MS federal operation

WMC - 10 Oct 2018
TUPELO, MS (WMC) - A federal operation ended with 255 people arrested in North Mississippi. "Operation Triple Beam" resulted in the arrests on a variety of criminal charges including homicide, assault, robbery and arson. The operation also resulted in ...
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In video, Hyde-Smith resists debate, says McDaniel lies

Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal - 15 Oct 2018
TUPELO • Sen. Cindy Hyde-Smith says in a recent video obtained by the Daily Journal that debating special election opponent Chris McDaniel would help her opponent and increase the viability of his campaign. In a video purportedly taken at a ...
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Olive Branch man escapes state hospital, assaults Tupelo man

Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal - 26 Sep 2018
TUPELO – At approximately 3 p.m. on Sunday, Tupelo Police officers were dispatched to 3760 S. Eason Blvd. in response to a stolen vehicle. An adult male victim at the scene advised officers that a suspect had approached him in the parking lot and after ...
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Chicken Salad Chick opening in Tupelo in mid-November

Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal - 01 Oct 2018
TUPELO • Chicken Salad Chick is opening a location on North Gloster Street, in the 4,800 square-foot building that has been home to a Domino's location for about a year. Franchise owners Robin and Will Clayton opened the first Chicken Salad Chick in ...
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After month-long delay, MDE approves school ratings

Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal - 11 Oct 2018
TUPELO • On Thursday afternoon, the Mississippi Department of Education approved ratings for the state's school districts and schools. The A-F letter grades for the 2017-18 school year were expected to be released after a state board of education ...
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One dead after single car crash in Union County

WTVA - 22 Oct 2018
Union County Coroner Pam Bowen identifies the deceased as Austin Hunsucker, 25. The coroner says Hunsucker left the road and hit a tree. Bowen says another passenger was in the car. He was transported to North Mississippi Medical Center in Tupelo.

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