Today officially marks the first anniversary of Toyota’s start of Corolla production in Mississippi. The Mississippi plant isn’t open to the public, but the Toyota staff was kind enough to give the Daily Journal an exclusive tour Tuesday. Toyota will have a full media day Thursday. Plus, it hosts a family day Saturday. We have … Read More
Remember the story (read it) we did last year on Brad Solomon of Old Thyme Farms? He raises organic, high-end hogs and sells the meat to the public. He’s taken orders now for his fall CSA. Via Eating Oxford (more): Here’s your chance to have locally raised pork delivered to you all winter long, courtesy … Read More
Don’t freak out if you see a fire on the Natchez Trace Parkway today. It’s supposed to be there. Press release from the National Park Service: Controlled Burning along the Natchez Trace Parkway Weather depending, the Natchez Trace Parkway has plans to conduct a prescribed fire (controlled burn) on 10/24/2012 in Lee County, Mississippi: … Read More
Press release from the Downtown Tupelo Main Street Association: Hops and Stops TUPELO, Miss- The Downtown Tupelo Main Street Association announces Papa V’s as the sponsor of the 2012 Hops and Stops, which will be held Thursday, November 1st in Downtown Tupelo. Hops and Stops will begin at Laher Law Firm (located at 207 East … Read More
4 p.m. update: We’re back from our 1 p.m. tour at Toyota’s Mississippi manufacturing facility. Talk about a lot of shiny cars! We’re working on the stories now and then we’ll get some more photos posted. Make sure you grab a paper tomorrow. (Click the jump for photos we tweeted from the tour)
We’ve had tech problems so our apologies for the late notice. This event is from 3:30 to 5:30 p.m. today. Press release excerpts from Dilworth Small Animal Hospital: Amazing Creature Feature! No werewolves, just doggone cute transformations scheduled for Dilworth Small Animal Hospital’s October 23rd Open House, featuring pet costume contest, pet health education and more. … Read More
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