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Tupelo contestant Asya Branch wins Miss Mississippi crown

VICKSBURG, Miss. (AP) — Asya Branch is 2018's Miss Mississippi.The Booneville native, competing as Miss Tupelo, won the title Saturday at the annual pageant in Vicksburg. She'll go on to compete for the Miss American title in September.

NE MISSISSIPPI DAILY JOURNAL - 2018-06-24 03:45:58

Tupelo Man Seriously Wounded in Chickasaw County Shooting - WCBI TV | Your News Leader

“Our 911 dispatch received a call this morning around 5:30 of a male subject laying in the roadway,” said Sheriff James Meyers. “The first call came in said they thought he had been beaten up. We called and sent the EMR personnel and the paramedics, and when they got on scene, they found him and get


Free medical screenings in Tupelo

Symptoms of a hernia might include:-Pain in your lower abdomen when bending over or coughing.-Weakness, pressure or a feeling of heaviness in your abdomen.-A bulge or lump in your lower abdomen or belly button.-A burning, gurgling or aching sensation at the bulge.

WTVA.COM - 2018-06-24 18:31:00

Local bikers host Renasant Criterium in Tupelo

"We have committed sponsors for the next two years, so we are just looking to grow this event each year and keep doing it," said Mackey.

WTVA.COM - 2018-06-24 21:45:00

Man charged with aggravated assault for shooting in Cracker Barrel

Robert Beck, 28, is being held in Putnam County (Tennessee) Jail after Tennessee Highway Patrol officers arrested him during a traffic stop early Saturday morning in Cookeville -- about 320 miles from the shooting scene. The patrolmen had received Beck's photo, license plate number and vehicle descr

COMMERCIAL DISPATCH - 2018-06-23 22:03:08

No injuries in Tupelo home fire

Chief Thomas Walker says it was an electrical fire, that started in the living room behind a television.Walker says the home is not a total loss but has heavy damage to the living room and attic.


Search continues for shooting suspect, believed to be in the Tupelo area

LEE COUNTY, Miss. (WCBI) – Bruce Police believe a man accused of shooting his girlfriend is in the Tupelo area.Adrian Leon Golden has been on the run for over a year.- Advertisement -Bruce Police Chief Tony Sockwell says investigators have learned that Golden is telling people he has bonded out of j


Adrian Golden may be in Tupelo area

latest. katrina, bruce police chief tony sockwell says his department received a credible tip from federal officials that adrian goldenmay behiding out in tupelo-verona area. chief sockwell wants to shut down street rumors he says adrian golden has been telling people ------that he is out on bond. s


Woman, 62, charged with drug trafficking

STARKVILLE, Miss. (WTVA) - Police in Starkville arrest a 62-year-old woman accused of trafficking crack cocaine.Janet Times was taken into custody by officers Friday, according to Corporal Brandon Lovelady.She appeared in Municipal Court that same day charged with trafficking a controlled substance.


Frozen food sales driven by health and convenience

TUPELO – Frozen-food sales have shown a significant increase this year, driven by millennials and a trend toward healthy and convenient meals.According to the Wall Street Journal, frozen-food sales rose 1.4 percent through March 31, compared to zero growth last year. Jordan Rost, vice president of c

NE MISSISSIPPI DAILY JOURNAL - 2018-06-24 05:15:00

Derma Police narrowing down suspects in gas station shooting

"It started out as an argument, which turned physical, leading to shots being fired into vehicles," said Faddock.


Tupelo targets west side with development tool

Improvements to a property, including new construction, increase a property’s appraisal value and therefore property taxes go up.


Florence police investigating homicide of 23-year-old

According to Captain Brad Holmes, officers conducted a welfare check at Four Season Apartments Friday at 5:30 p.m. for 23-year-old Christopher ‘Devan’ Cobb after family members were not able to reach him. Upon arriving, officers say the found Cobb dead inside.

WHNT-TV - 2018-06-23 19:15:11

Tornado Warning Issued For Parts Of Colbert And Franklin Counties Until 5:45PM

* At 516 PM CDT, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado was located near Littleville, or 7 miles northwest of Russellville, moving east at 20 mph.HAZARD…Tornado and quarter size hail.SOURCE…Radar indicated rotation.IMPACT…Flying debris will be dangerous to those caught without shelter.

ALABAMAWX.COM - 2018-06-23 17:17:00

Lightning may be cause of Pontotoc County house fire

PONTOTOC COUNTY, Miss. (WTVA) - A homeowner believes lightning sparked a blaze at a Pontotoc County home.The house fire happened on Reeder Hill Road late Friday morning.Firefighters are trying to extinguish the attic area.Ecru, Sherman and Pontotoc firefighters are on the scene.There were no injurie


Tupelo counting on Horn in Standifer's absence

TUPELO – Jaycob Horn is new to playing free safety, but there is already a lot on his shoulders.The Tupelo junior switched from receiver prior to spring practices. He was already expected to play a big role this fall, but his value increased even more when strong safety Tay Standifer went down with


UPDATE: Tupelo stabbing suspect now charged with attempted murder

He was arrested after the stabbing of a 61-year-old man on Monday, June 18 at the corner of Park Street and Jefferson Street, near Crosstown.ORIGINAL:Man wounded in Tupelo stabbing incident


UM’s ‘Mr. Magazine’ Recognized for Industry Contributions - Ole Miss News

Samir ‘Mr. Magazine’ Husni, UM journalism professor and director of the Magazine Innovation Center, is a 2018 recipient of the Franklin Luminaire Award. Photo by Robert Jordan/Ole Miss Communications


Tupelo youth baseball tournament canceled for Friday

TUPELO, Miss. (WTVA) - The MS 12U & 7U USSA State Baseball Tournament for Friday has been canceled, stated the City of Tupelo.The tournament continues through the weekend with play beginning Saturday and Sunday at 9 a.m.Tupelo Park & Rec. says the rest of the weekend is scheduled as normal.This is d


Up the Road: Let's Go To Tupelo Honey - YourSumner

You might not immediately think – hey, I might go to Tupelo, Mississippi on vacation. But if you do make the trek down the Natchez Trace from Williamson County to this quaint spot (and it’s truly a straight shot on the Trace by the way – not a turn in sight); you will be pleasantly surprised. Tupelo