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Wingstop ‘pumped up and ready to go’ for reopening today

After nearly a month of making a few repairs and other fixes, Wingstop in Tupelo reopens today at 11 a.m.. “We’re pumped up and ready to go,” said owner Tanner Berryhill. After opening June 11, Wingstop closed temporarily last month, citing construction issues. A sign posted on the door after it closed said, “it is […]

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SeaPort Airlines to begin service in Tupelo as early as October

As expected, the U.S. Department of Transportation has selected SeaPort Airlines to provide air service for Tupelo. SeaPort begins its two-year contract once it determines when to launch its service in Tupelo. Officials hope it can begin in October, but details still are being worked out between between SeaPort , outgoing provider Silver Airways, Tupelo Regional Airport and the […]

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Mugshots breaks ground, to open in March or April

As Biz Buzz first told you earlier this week, Mugshots Grill & Bar is coming to Tupelo. Officials with the company, joined by city and county leaders and other guests, broke ground on the 7,800-square-foot restaurant this morning. The restaurant will seat about 210 people, with outside seating for about 60. Franchise owner Johnny Robbins […]

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Posted in Business news, Downtown Tupelo, Fairpark District, Food & Dining, New business, New restaurants, Northeast Mississippi, Tupelo0 Comments

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BancorpSouth expands presence in southwest Louisiana

BancorpSouth is expanding its presence in southwest Louisiana with the opening of a loan production office in Lake Charles. The office, which provides commercial, real estate construction and residential mortgage lending, along with related banking services, has already generated some $15 million in new loans, the Tupelo-based bank said.More from BancorpSouth: BancorpSouth currently operates 22 full-service […]

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Brooks Grocery still a go for West Tupelo

Plans for a Brooks Grocery in West Tupelo are still in the works and have not been abandoned. Rumors have circulated recently that Wal-Mart Stores Inc. is looking to to build three of its smaller-format stores nearby, including two within a relatively short distance of the proposed Brooks Grocery store. Speculation has been that the Brooks store will […]

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Wingstop in Tupelo to reopen Aug. 28

Wingstop in Tupelo plans to reopen next Thursday, Aug. 28. But first, it needs to hire a few people. The restaurant needs cooks, and applicants can apply at the store, which is located on the corner of West Main and Thomas streets. After opening June 11, Wingstop closed temporarily last month, citing construction issues. A […]

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UPDATE: Mugshots to open in Tupelo in spring 2015

UPDATE 8.20.14: Mugshots will open next spring, the company said. ———– ORIGINAL POST: The long-awaited Mugshots Grill and Bar is going to be built in Tupelo. A groundbreaking is scheduled for Friday at 11 a.m. at the corner of Monagahn and East Main Street in the Fairpark District. We don’t have the full details yet, […]

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Posted in Business news, Community Development Foundation, Downtown Tupelo, Fairpark District, Food & Dining, New business, New restaurants, Northeast Mississippi, Tupelo0 Comments

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