Shopping hours list for Thanksgiving and Black Friday ’15

It’s almost here – the Thanksgiving and Black Friday shopping crush. This is a running list of stores’ hours for those two days. We’ll update the list as we hear from retailers. Feel free to post your favorite stores’ hours, or email THANKSGIVING OPENINGS 6 a.m.: Kmart: (Black Friday specials start at 7 p.m.) 7 […]

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Don’t forget about Downtown Tupelo’s ‘Win the Window’

Here’s a reminder about thatthe Downtown Tupelo Main Street Association‘s annual “Win the Window” promotion is underway. Sponsored by the DTMSA members, Win the Window is a Christmas promotion valued at more than $1,600 that encourages customers to shop and dine in downtown Tupelo during the holiday season. The Laher Law Firm window located at 207 W. Main Street in Downtown Tupelo is decorated with merchandise […]

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Dinosaur claws, Poo-Dough on list of dangerous toys

From the Associated Press: Dinosaur claws inspired by the movie “Jurassic World” and a quick-folding trampoline are among the items on a consumer watchdog group’s annual list of hazardous toys released Wednesday. The Massachusetts-based World Against Toys Causing Harm says the toys singled out as the 10 most dangerous for Christmas this year represent common […]

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The Walmart Neighborhood Market will look much like this one.

South Gloster Walmart Neighborhood Market opening by summer

Construction has started on a Walmart Neighborhood Market on South Gloster Street, with completion expected by summer. “It typically takes about six months to construct, and, of course, with the weather, we’re looking at next summer for a grand opening,” said Anne Hatfield, a company spokeswoman. The store will be located on a lot between […]

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On the menu: Food inspections for week ending 11/13/15

Didn’t get a chance to post these inspection reports until today. There was one C score last week, with Fast Fuel on Highway 72 in Corinth getting the honors. Click here for the details of that inspection. Speaking of C’s, we had a question that was finally answered from two weeks ago, when the Sonic […]

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Tupelo Crossroads retail center to open next summer

From today’s Daily Journal, if you missed it: A new retail development in Tupelo is closer to reality. Justin Davis is developing a site at the busy Barnes Crossing Road and North Gloster Street intersection, which has been a much-talked about location. The opening of the northern loop – officially called West Barnes Crossing Road […]

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ICYMI: Tupelo reviewing four airline bids

From today’s Daily Journal: The Tupelo Airport Authority will review the four airlines bidding to provide service and plans to have a recommendation by the end of the month. The four companies hoping to get a federally subsidized contract are Air Choice One, Boutique Air, Corporate Flight Management and Sun Air. Click here to see […]

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