On Friday, March 26, 911 received a call from a female, who said she was driving a vehicle, that another vehicle was shooting at her vehicle and the passenger in the back seat had been hit.

It once bore the reputation as being one of the worst neighborhoods in Tupelo. Crime was a regular expectation and blight was a regular feature. Today, though, the Ida Street/Lawndale area has become a showcase for what can be accomplished when city and citizens strive for improvement. The f…


Boater Christopher Whitehead of Tupelo, brought a two-day total of 10 bass to the scale weighing 33 pounds, 1 ounce to win thePhoenix Bass Fishing League presented by T-H Marine Mississippi Division Super-Tournament at Pickwick Lake.

The team that was trailing Cleveland by 2 points with but 10 seconds to go in the big, final game and with Cleveland in possession of the ball, but won the game and the state title by a score of 37 to 36. The girl that did it with a successful free throw and a field goal just as the game end…

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