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Volunteers needed for Pigskins in the Park

The Downtown Main Street Association is needing volunteers for this Saturday’s Pigskins in the Park. To volunteer, click on this link to sign up for a time.  Both Mississippi State and Ole Miss are on the road this weekend, and C Spire and Renasant are sponsoring the event, which will show the games on a […]

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Posted in Business news, C Spire, Downtown Tupelo, Fairpark District, Northeast Mississippi, Renasant Bank, Tupelo1 Comment

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It’s official: SeaPort begins service Oct. 27 with $39 ‘Get Onboard’ fare

As we reported Monday,  Seaport Airlines will begin service in Tupelo Oct. 27.  Here’s the official press release: SeaPort Airlines today announced that it will begin air service on Oct. 27, 2014 from Tupelo, Mississippi (Tupelo Regional Airport) to Memphis (Memphis International Airport) and Nashville (Nashville International Airport). The carrier was recently awarded the Essential Air Service […]

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Posted in Air service, Tupelo, Tupelo Regional Airport0 Comments

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Volunteers needed for Friday’s Chili Fest in Tupelo

It’s the 15th annual Chili Fest Friday in Downtown Tupelo. But, as with any big event, volunteers are needed.  The event also serves as a fund raiser for the Downtown Tupelo Main Street Association. • Lunch will be served from 11 am. to 1:30 p.m. Jim Bean’s chili and fixin’s will be served while Matt Nolan provides […]

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Posted in Downtown Tupelo, Food & Dining, Northeast Mississippi, Salary & benefits/compensation, Tupelo0 Comments

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SeaPort Airlines service in Tupelo to begin Oct. 27

It’s not official yet, but it seems SeaPort Airlines will begin service in Tupelo in three weeks, on Monday, Oct. 27. And the airline will provide flights to both Nashville and Memphis. Searches on online travel sites show that the first flight from Tupelo Regional Airport to Nashville is scheduled at 6:30 a.m., with subsequent departures at 1:30 p.m. and 5:15 p.m. That schedule is  available Monday-Friday. […]

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Posted in Air service, Business news, Tupelo, Tupelo Regional Airport1 Comment

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ICYMI: Pigskins in the Park returns Oct. 25

Just in case you missed the new, Pigskins in the Park returns to Tupelo Oct. 25.  What’s Pigskins in the Park? Here ya go: After a one-year hiatus, football is back in Fairpark. Thanks to C Spire and Renasant Bank, Pigskins in the Park returns Oct. 25 to the grassy area in front of City […]

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Posted in C Spire, Downtown Tupelo, Fairpark District, Northeast Mississippi, Renasant Bank, Tupelo0 Comments

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Tupelo Tourism Leadership Program taking applications

The Tupelo Convention & Visitors Bureau is accepting applications for its 2014-2015 Tourism Leadership Program. Designed to create a core of knowledgeable people with a unique, first-hand experience of the vast components of Tupelo’s tourism product, the program is open to anyone working in the hospitality industry.  “The Tourism Leadership Program helps educate members of […]

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Posted in Business news, Northeast Mississippi, tourism, Tupelo, Tupelo Convention & Visitors Bureau0 Comments

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The Alliance in Corinth one of eight MDA grant recipients

The Mississippi Development Authority today said it has recently awarded eight Site Development Grants to economic development entities across the state. The matching grant program “is designed to assist nonprofit economic development organizations or local governments in preparing available greenfield sites for industrial development,” MDA said in a press release.   Recipients of Site Development Grant Program funds for […]

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Posted in Business news, Corinth, Economic development, Mississippi Development Authority, Northeast Mississippi0 Comments

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