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WLBT 3 Jackson
FBI monitoring Tupelo police shooting that left 1 deadexamination into 37-year-old Antwun Shumpert's death. Traylor is head of the Tu
FBI monitoring Tupelo police shooting that left 1 dead
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 2 days ago
examination into 37-year-old Antwun Shumpert's death. Traylor is head of the Tupelo-Lee County chapter of the NAACP. The Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal (http://bit.ly/28UwcDA ) reports Shumpert was shot June 18 following a traffic stop and... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
FBI monitoring Tupelo police shooting that left 1 deadexamination into 37-year-old Antwun Shumpert's death. Traylor is head of the Tu
FBI monitoring Tupelo police shooting that left 1 dead
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 2 days ago
examination into 37-year-old Antwun Shumpert's death. Traylor is head of the Tupelo-Lee County chapter of the NAACP. The Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal (http://bit.ly/28UwcDA ) reports Shumpert was shot June 18 following a traffic stop and... Read more
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Mississippi Business Journal
Houston voters approve tourism taxThe Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal reports voters cast 435 ballots Tuesday
Houston voters approve tourism tax
Mississippi Business Journal / Posted 5 days ago
The Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal reports voters cast 435 ballots Tuesday for the proposed 2 percent tax and 196 voted against it for a 68.93 percent margin for the measure. The revenue referendum needed 60 percent approval to pass. This was... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Houston voters approve tourism taxHOUSTON, Miss. (AP) - Houston voters have approved a tourism tax by a roughly 5
Houston voters approve tourism tax
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 5 days ago
HOUSTON, Miss. (AP) - Houston voters have approved a tourism tax by a roughly 50-vote margin. The Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal reports (http://bit.ly/28QuNfn) voters cast 435 ballots Tuesday for the proposed 2 percent tax and 196 voted... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Houston voters approve tourism taxHOUSTON, Miss. (AP) - Houston voters have approved a tourism tax by a roughly 5
Houston voters approve tourism tax
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 5 days ago
HOUSTON, Miss. (AP) - Houston voters have approved a tourism tax by a roughly 50-vote margin. The Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal reports (http://bit.ly/28QuNfn) voters cast 435 ballots Tuesday for the proposed 2 percent tax and 196 voted... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Tupelo girl, 7, hailed for saving mother's life- A 7-year-old Tupelo girl is winning praise for fast, calm actions that are be
Tupelo girl, 7, hailed for saving mother's life
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 8 days ago
- A 7-year-old Tupelo girl is winning praise for fast, calm actions that are believed to have saved her mother's life. The Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal reports (http://bit.ly/1UCsw89 ) that Zoie Beaster called 911 after her mother passed out... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Tupelo girl, 7, hailed for saving mother's life- A 7-year-old Tupelo girl is winning praise for fast, calm actions that are be
Tupelo girl, 7, hailed for saving mother's life
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 8 days ago
- A 7-year-old Tupelo girl is winning praise for fast, calm actions that are believed to have saved her mother's life. The Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal reports (http://bit.ly/1UCsw89 ) that Zoie Beaster called 911 after her mother passed out... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Columbus man drowns in Lee County lakeauthorities say a 69-year-old Columbus man drowned in the lake at Tombigbee Sta
Columbus man drowns in Lee County lake
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 11 days ago
authorities say a 69-year-old Columbus man drowned in the lake at Tombigbee State Park. Sheriff Jim Johnson tells the Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal (http://bit.ly/24SLskj) Wednesday's death appears to be an accident and foul play is not... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Columbus man drowns in Lee County lakeauthorities say a 69-year-old Columbus man drowned in the lake at Tombigbee Sta
Columbus man drowns in Lee County lake
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 11 days ago
authorities say a 69-year-old Columbus man drowned in the lake at Tombigbee State Park. Sheriff Jim Johnson tells the Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal (http://bit.ly/24SLskj) Wednesday's death appears to be an accident and foul play is not... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Here is the latest Mississippi news from The Associated Press at 4changes to its procedures for handling situations in which students have weapon
Here is the latest Mississippi news from The Associated Press at 4
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 12 days ago
changes to its procedures for handling situations in which students have weapons in their vehicles on school property. The Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal reports students will now be required to have a psychological evaluation and could have... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Here is the latest Mississippi news from The Associated Press at 4:40 p.m. CDTchanges to its procedures for handling situations in which students have weapon
Here is the latest Mississippi news from The Associated Press at 4:40 p.m. CDT
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 12 days ago
changes to its procedures for handling situations in which students have weapons in their vehicles on school property. The Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal reports students will now be required to have a psychological evaluation and could have... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Tupelo School District changes discipline methodschanges to its procedures for handling situations in which students have weapon
Tupelo School District changes discipline methods
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 12 days ago
changes to its procedures for handling situations in which students have weapons in their vehicles on school property. The Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal reports (http://bit.ly/1VXpcp0) students will now be required to have a psychological... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Tupelo School District changes discipline methodschanges to its procedures for handling situations in which students have weapon
Tupelo School District changes discipline methods
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 12 days ago
changes to its procedures for handling situations in which students have weapons in their vehicles on school property. The Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal reports (http://bit.ly/1VXpcp0) students will now be required to have a psychological... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Tupelo man charged in brother's death(AP) - Police say an alcohol-fueled fight early Saturday morning ended with a m
Tupelo man charged in brother's death
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 13 days ago
(AP) - Police say an alcohol-fueled fight early Saturday morning ended with a man shooting and killing his brother. The Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal reports (http://bit.ly/28BhvKq) 26-year-old Amos McGinister was formally charged with... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Tupelo man charged in brother's death(AP) - Police say an alcohol-fueled fight early Saturday morning ended with a m
Tupelo man charged in brother's death
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 13 days ago
(AP) - Police say an alcohol-fueled fight early Saturday morning ended with a man shooting and killing his brother. The Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal reports (http://bit.ly/28BhvKq) 26-year-old Amos McGinister was formally charged with... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Lee County, Miss., proposes reduction in voting locationsshe said. "Having 38 precincts is eating up a lot of money," Roberts told coun
Lee County, Miss., proposes reduction in voting locations
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 19 days ago
she said. "Having 38 precincts is eating up a lot of money," Roberts told county supervisors Monday, according to the Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal. She gave supervisors a tentative list of precincts that could be merged, which was... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Lee County circuit clerk proposes merging some precinctsMiss. (AP) - The Lee County circuit clerk says she wants to reduce the number o
Lee County circuit clerk proposes merging some precincts
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 19 days ago
Miss. (AP) - The Lee County circuit clerk says she wants to reduce the number of polling places to save money. The Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal reports (http://bit.ly/1sv8TnM ) that Camille Roberts talked to supervisors about the... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Lee County circuit clerk proposes merging some precinctsMiss. (AP) - The Lee County circuit clerk says she wants to reduce the number o
Lee County circuit clerk proposes merging some precincts
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 19 days ago
Miss. (AP) - The Lee County circuit clerk says she wants to reduce the number of polling places to save money. The Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal reports (http://bit.ly/1sv8TnM ) that Camille Roberts talked to supervisors about the... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Mississippi guard unit heads to Texas for trainingTUPELO, Miss. (AP) - A Mississippi National Guard unit has gone to Texas for tr
Mississippi guard unit heads to Texas for training
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 21 days ago
TUPELO, Miss. (AP) - A Mississippi National Guard unit has gone to Texas for training. The Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal reported Saturday (http://bit.ly/25FHbmC ) that the unit flew out on Friday in two C-17 transport planes bound for Ft.... Read more
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Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
Journal offices to close temporarily todayTUPELO – The Tupelo offices of the Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal and Jour
Journal offices to close temporarily today
Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal / Posted 26 days ago
TUPELO – The Tupelo offices of the Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal and Journal Inc. will close temporarily this afternoon for an employee appreciation luncheon. The offices will be closed from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. today. Operations will resume... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Each council member to serve as temporary Tupelo mayoraway for his honeymoon, the city will have seven different people serving in th
Each council member to serve as temporary Tupelo mayor
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 27 days ago
away for his honeymoon, the city will have seven different people serving in the mayor's office in seven days' time. The Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal reports (http://bit.ly/20QvnKY) Shelton signed an order last week designating that each... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Each council member to serve as temporary Tupelo mayoraway for his honeymoon, the city will have seven different people serving in th
Each council member to serve as temporary Tupelo mayor
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 27 days ago
away for his honeymoon, the city will have seven different people serving in the mayor's office in seven days' time. The Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal reports (http://bit.ly/20QvnKY) Shelton signed an order last week designating that each... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
NTSB: No specific cause behind fatal Tupelo plane crashnot point to a specific cause for the crash and says the pilot reported smoke i
NTSB: No specific cause behind fatal Tupelo plane crash
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted 29 days ago
not point to a specific cause for the crash and says the pilot reported smoke in the cockpit shortly after taking off. The Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal reported on Friday that NTSB's preliminary report on the May 16 crash did not say if an... Read more
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ABC News
NTSB: No Specific Cause Behind Fatal Mississippi Plane Crashnot point to a specific cause for the crash and says the pilot reported smoke i
NTSB: No Specific Cause Behind Fatal Mississippi Plane Crash
ABC News / Posted 29 days ago
not point to a specific cause for the crash and says the pilot reported smoke in the cockpit shortly after taking off. The Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal reports (http://bit.ly/1VndROJ) that NTSB's preliminary report on the May 16 crash did... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
NTSB: No specific cause behind fatal Tupelo plane crashnot point to a specific cause for the crash and says the pilot reported smoke i
NTSB: No specific cause behind fatal Tupelo plane crash
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 29 days ago
not point to a specific cause for the crash and says the pilot reported smoke in the cockpit shortly after taking off. The Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal reports (http://bit.ly/1VndROJ ) that NTSB's preliminary report on the May 16 crash did... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
NTSB: No specific cause behind fatal Tupelo plane crashnot point to a specific cause for the crash and says the pilot reported smoke i
NTSB: No specific cause behind fatal Tupelo plane crash
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 29 days ago
not point to a specific cause for the crash and says the pilot reported smoke in the cockpit shortly after taking off. The Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal reports (http://bit.ly/1VndROJ ) that NTSB's preliminary report on the May 16 crash did... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
New Tupelo police headquarters taking shapeTUPELO, Miss. (AP) - The new Tupelo Police Department's $10 million headquarter
New Tupelo police headquarters taking shape
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted a month ago
TUPELO, Miss. (AP) - The new Tupelo Police Department's $10 million headquarters building is taking shape. The Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal reports (http://bit.ly/1WPHZn3) the stonework on the exterior of the two-story structure is... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
New Tupelo police headquarters taking shapeTUPELO, Miss. (AP) - The new Tupelo Police Department's $10 million headquarter
New Tupelo police headquarters taking shape
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted a month ago
TUPELO, Miss. (AP) - The new Tupelo Police Department's $10 million headquarters building is taking shape. The Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal reports (http://bit.ly/1WPHZn3) the stonework on the exterior of the two-story structure is... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
Tupelo to appeal termination of air service subsidythe temporary termination of the Essential Air Service program at 30 communitie
Tupelo to appeal termination of air service subsidy
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted a month ago
the temporary termination of the Essential Air Service program at 30 communities across the country, including Tupelo. The Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal reports Tupelo has relied on the EAS program for air service since 2012. If the waiver... Read more

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