Archive | April, 2014

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Mall at Barnes Crossing to reopen Thursday at 10 a.m.

The Mall at Barnes Crossing will reopen Thursday at 10 a.m.  The 821,000-square foot shopping  center has been closed since Monday’s tornado tore through Tupelo. While the mall did not sustain any major damage – a few signs were destroyed – it has been unable to open because there hasn’t been any power. Here’s what […]

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United Way needs non-perishable items, cleaning supplies

Non-perishable food items and cleaning supplies are needed at the United Way of Northeast Mississippi donation site at 1031 S. Green St. site in Tupelo. This is the central collection point for the storm and United Way request sthat all donations be directed to this site. The site is open 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Saturday. […]

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Some businesses open on North Gloster; Mall won’t open today

Several businesses have reopened on North Gloster Street in the area by The Mall at Barnes Crossing, though  the mall remains closed. Here’s who we know is open: Walmart Supercenter on North Gloster in the Big Oaks Shopping Center. Sam’s Club, also in the same center. Lowe’s Home Improvement (phones not working though) Kroger on […]

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Unemployment insurance filing online for those affected by storms

From the Mississippi Department of Employment Security:  Anyone temporarily or permanently unemployed as a result of this week’s storms may apply for Unemployment Insurance benefits on the agency’s website at mdes.ms.gov.  Each claim will be verified using regular processes to determine individual eligibility. All WIN Job Centers are open and computers are available for individuals to use […]

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BancorpSouth, Renasant branches working on North Gloster

BancorpSouth and Renasant Bank said their offices on North Gloster Street and the Barnes Crossing area by the mall are up and running.  • BancorpSouth’s Randy Burchfield said the Lakeshire branch near the North Gloster/Green Street intersection that saw so much destruction sustained damage and is not open. However, it’s Barnes Crossing branch on 4359 Mall Drive […]

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C Spire customers can donate to Red Cross efforts

From C Spire , on how you can help with relief efforts: C Spire is making it easy to help victims of a series of deadly tornadoes that roared through central and north Mississippi on Monday with the launch today of a mobile giving program. Customers can use their mobile phones to make a $10 donation […]

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Walmart Supercenter on North Gloster working to reopen

We’ve had a few inquiries about the Barnes  Crossing District/North Gloster area in Tupelo and the status of businesses up there following yesterday’s tornado. Earlier, the Mall at Barnes Crossing said it was closed today because there was no electricity.  Moments ago, Walmart said its Supercenter on North Gloster, in the Big Oaks Shopping Center, is […]

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