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Elvis Presley Birthplace Trail work to begin in October

The long-awaited Elvis Presley Birthplace Trail connecting downtown Tupelo to the birthplace and museum should be completed in 18 months, officials said today at a groundbreaking ceremony.  Work on the project will begin the first weekend in October and should be finished by the spring of 2016. The $11.5 million project includes repaving and widening East Main […]

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Posted in Construction, Downtown Tupelo, Elvis Presley Birthplace, Fairpark District, Northeast Mississippi, tourism, Tupelo, West Point0 Comments

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Tupelo Oktoberfest to be held Oct. 30 in Fairpark

Ready for some music, beer and food, German style?  Then prepare for Tupelo Oktoberfest. Details are just now being rolled out, but Fairpark will be the site of the Tupelo Oktoberfest on Oct. 30 from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. There’s no admission charge, but a $30 wristband for adults over 21 gives them access to […]

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Posted in Downtown Tupelo, Fairpark District, Northeast Mississippi, Tupelo, Tupelo Convention & Visitors Bureau0 Comments

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Downtown Tupelo Restaurant Week to be held Sept. 8-13

Next week is Downtown Restaurant Week in Tupelo. Downtown Tupelo is working with downtown restaurants for 2014 Downtown Restaurant Week, Sept. 8 – 13. Participating downtown restaurants will offer various types of specials during breakfast, lunch and dinner. Downtown restaurants will be offering specials such as fixed price menus, discounted menu items and new restaurant features. […]

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

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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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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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Tupelo Main Street launches new website

The Downtown Tupelo Main Street Association announced this morning that it  is ” excited to launch their newly branded website at www.tupelomainstreet.com. “This site is devoted to promoting our members and your Downtown Tupelo,” the association said. “We hope this is a useful guide for our community and visitors as they Shop, Dine, Play and Stay […]

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Renasant Center

Renasant Center to get ultra-high speed Internet service

From the Community Development Foundation: Tenants of the Renasant Center for IDEAs (RCFI) will soon have access to enterprise grade high-speed broadband Internet service provided by C Spire Business Solutions. Through its partnership with C Spire, the business incubator will increase its current Internet access speeds to 100 Mbps (Megabits per second) as well as […]

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Posted in Business news, Community Development Foundation, Downtown Tupelo, Fairpark District, Northeast Mississippi, Tupelo0 Comments

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