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Children from all across Mississippi gathered at Tupelo High School for various athletic events.
UPDATE: Tupelo High School teacher under investigation WTVA
A Tupelo High School teacher is under investigation.
Multi-year renovations to Tupelo schools finally see completion Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
TUPELO • Upgrades to several Tupelo schools have been deemed complete by the district, with one major construction project not part of the original bond for ...
Community members glimpse construction of Tupelo High's bubble Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
TUPELO • On recent mornings, a pickup truck with muddy tires is parked on the dirt patch that will eventually be Tupelo High's new basketball gym. Earlier this ...
Tupelo High marks end of Black History month with school celebration Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
TUPELO • After a rousing gospel performance by the Tupelo Voices choir, which is comprised of Tupelo High School students, the high school's celebratory ...
Tupelo High School teacher accused of sex crime WTVA
Below is the closed-captioning text associated with this video. Since this uses automated speech to text spelling and grammar may not be accurate. of the tupelo ...
Tupelo High School program trains future educators | News Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
TUPELO • Lucy Dexter passed out tissues while displaying safe scissor techniques. Down the hallway at Tupelo's Early Childhood Education Center, Anna ...
Former Tupelo teacher indicted on sex charges | News Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
TUPELO • A Lee County grand jury has indicted former Tupelo High School teacher Braden Bishop on sex charges relating to a 10-month inappropriate ...
UPDATE: Former Tupelo teacher arrested, charged WTVA
Update 11/09/18 1:20 p.m.. According to the Lee County jail docket, Braden Bishop was released on bond. See the original post below. TUPELO, Miss. (WTVA) ...
Tupelo High's Jordan Graham alternative path to teaching Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
TUPELO • When Jordan Graham was in the same seat as his current students, teaching was not part of the plan.
Tupelo boys win 12th straight swim title | High school sports Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
TUPELO • At the beginning of Saturday afternoon, the Tupelo High School boys swim team began the championship races by winning the 200 medley relay.
Tupelo High brings Alcott's 'Little Women' to life Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
TUPELO • This year marks a special one for Louisa May Alcott's coming-of-age tale, “Little Women.”
Tupelo High students examine surgery up close | News Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
TUPELO • Some Tupelo High School students had broken a wrist on a playing field. Others knew a teammate who needed Tommy John surgery to repair an ...
Alef named president of BNA Insurance and Investments Mississippi Business Journal
Mike Alef has been named president of BNA Insurance and Investments, a division of BNA Bank. In 2001 Alef joined BNA Bank as Vice President and started ...
'Dethroned' Synergy performance reigns supreme at THS | Arts & Entertainment Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
TUPELO • Hear ye, hear ye. Members of Tupelo High School's show choir, Synergy, have three major performances they're gearing up for over the next couple ...
Tupelo buys two new cars for driver's ed Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
TUPELO – Three student drivers and an instructor fit comfortably in the sport utility vehicles with the Tupelo High School logo painted on each front door.
Tupelo High School storm shelter progresses | News Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
TUPELO – As classes wind down and average temperatures begin to climb north of 80 degrees, nearly six months of construction work at Tupelo High School is ...
MDE leads career tech education town hall Tupelo High Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
Led by new director of Career and Technical Education Tom Wallace, the state department of education is currently touring the state on a “Mississippi Succeeds ...
Ye olde Singe Feaste begins next week in Tupelo Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
TUPELO • It's safe to say that the choral department at Tupelo High School probably starts celebrating the Christmas season long before anyone else in ...
Tupelo High bids farewell to Class of 2018 | News Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
Every morning at Tupelo High, Niland Fortenberry read the morning announcements in about two minutes. Alone with a script, she didn't have to look up at ...
Tupelo High School Gym Will Double as Tornado Shelter Jackson Free Press
A high school basketball gym that's being built in Mississippi will do double duty as a tornado shelter.
Area marching bands prepare for evaluation this weekend Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
TUPELO • Thirty-three high school bands from across the region, including some defending state champions, will be performing their shows all day Saturday at ...
Trump visit recalls last time president came to Tupelo Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
Once Air Force One lands on Monday, a sitting U.S. President will be in Tupelo for the first time since Franklin Delano Roosevelt left by train in 1934. During his.
How many sitting U.S. presidents have visited Tupelo? Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
President Donald Trump will come to Tupelo on Monday, Nov. 26, for a "Make America Great Again" rally in support of U.S. Sen. Cindy Hyde-Smith.
Probable cause hearing for Tupelo teacher delayed WTVA
The hearing was postponed for one week because they wanted the teacher present for the hearing.
Residents recall Bush's Tupelo visit | News Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
TUPELO • Some north Mississippi residents recall former U.S. President George H.W. Bush had a “zest for living” when Bush visited Tupelo in 1987.
Houston's Gann joins Tupelo baseball staff | High school sports Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
Houston's baseball program is looking for a new head coach.
Tupelo schools security evolves to keep watch 24/7 | News Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
TUPELO – Around 7000 students pass through the Tupelo Public School District's doors each morning. After the final bell rings in the afternoon, campuses ...
Tupelo shows its spirit: Community pep rally kicks off home football schedule Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
Tupelo hosted its annual community pep rally ahead of tonight's Tupelo High home opener against Corinth. The game will be at 7 p.m. at THS.
Tupelo coaching legend Linder dies at 72 | Sports Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
Mickey Linder, a longtime middle school coach in Tupelo, has died at age 72.
New Orleans native, Alaskan educator Rob Picou named Tupelo School's new superintendent Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
TUPELO – This past January, Rob Picou's wife and two sons sent him pictures of a rare snowfall in their home of Pass Christian. That night, Picou accidentally ...
Tupelo teacher accused of having sexual contact with a student faces 7 charges Jackson Clarion Ledger
A court hearing for a teacher accused of illegal sexual contact with a student has been postponed until Friday.
New shelter brings peace of mind to THS Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
TUPELO – The Tupelo High basketball teams are already looking forward to 2019. In the new year, they're expecting to play on a state-of-the-art court ...
Tupelo high school gym will also be tornado shelter WTOK
TUPELO, Miss. (AP) - A high school basketball gym that's being built in Mississippi will do double duty as a tornado shelter. A dome was inflated Wednesday at ...
Our Artworks gains an outpost in Mill Village Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
Our Artworks is expanding its base. The non-profit organization that offers arts programs for the disabled is working to convert an unused, overgrown lot on ...
'Nutcracker' at 36: Tupelo Ballet's signature production returns for the holidays Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
As traditions go, Tupelo Ballet's annual performance of “The Nutcracker” is right up there with leaving milk and cookies out for Santa.
Marching Band competition sees big wins for several regional bands Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
TUPELO • From all major thoroughfares coming into Tupelo, drivers could see rows of packed school buses and trailers proudly emblazoned with the names of ...
Fraternity to host free ACT prep class in Tupelo Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
Tupelo • While grades and extra-curricular activities matter, the ACT exam is currently the best opportunity for high school students to qualify for and obtain ...
Honor across generations: Tupelo Veterans Day ceremony recognizes those who have served Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
TUPELO – Under overcast skies, citizens and city officials from across Northeast Mississippi gathered at Veterans Park in Tupelo on Sunday afternoon to honor ...
As summer break winds down, bands prepare to march Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
In the parking lot next to its home field, the Tupelo marching band practices moving in unison. From high up in a perch, assistant director Cliff Moore counts into ...
Football games moved to Thursday | Sports Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
Tupelo High School's scheduled football game at DeSoto Central has been moved to Thursday, the schools announced Tuesday morning.
284 years of experience ring retirement bells from Tupelo schools Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
TUPELO – Six days after Tupelo's graduating seniors walked across a stage and into the next chapter of their lives, retiring school district employees did the ...
Alcorn State University choir concert celebrates Black History Month Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
TUPELO • Alcorn State University is hosting a public choir concert celebrating Black History Month at the Tupelo Civic Auditorium Saturday at 6:30 p.m..
Retail development coming to Tupelo WTVA
Workers have cleared the site of some former businesses and homes to bring more retail development on West Main Street in Tupelo.
Goodbye room B119: Tupelo High's longest-serving teacher Ginger Lumsden is retiring Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
TUPELO – The overhead projector that was once a staple of room B119 at Tupelo High School is now stored under a corner table and out of view. Even as.
Tupelo administrator named principal at Thomas Street Elementary WTVA
Candi Moore-Robertson has been named principal of Thomas Street Elementary in Tupelo.
UPDATE: Loaded gun found on THS campus, student arrested WTVA
The matter has been referred to the Tupelo Police Department.
How to get tickets for President Trump's Tupelo rally Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
On Monday morning, tickets for President Trump's 'Make America Great Again' rally in Tupelo were still available at DonaldJTrump.com. Members of the public ...
Tupelo teen sentenced in shooting death WTVA
A teenager finds out his punishment in the shooting death of someone he described as his friend.
Tupelo dance director relocates academy to new home Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
TUPELO • A lot has changed in the city of Tupelo in the past four decades – but one constant that's remained the same has been the Tupelo Academy of Dance ...
School board approves $92 million budget for Tupelo schools WTVA
The school board for the Tupelo Public School District unanimously approved a $92443198 budget for the current school year.
Tupelo school district replaces nurse positions cut by NMMC Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
TUPELO – The Tupelo Public School Board announced this week that it has approved three nurse positions for the upcoming school year. In February, North ...
Kim Hopkins named Tupelo Schools Parent of the Year Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
TUPELO – Kim Hopkins is not great at keeping secrets. Last week, when she found out that she would receive the 2017-18 Tupelo Public School District Parent ...
Back in black: THS Vocal Jazz group warms up for weekend performances Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
*Fresh* off their win from Festival Disney, Tupelo High School's Vocal Jazz group is ready to perform with home field advantage.
TPSD to introduce new superintendent Monday | News Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
TUPELO – The Tupelo Public School District will publicly announce its new superintendent at 4 p.m. Monday, at the Tupelo High School Performing Arts Center.
Reed's 70th annual Christmas Parade keeps spirits high in low temps Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
TUPELO – After 70 years, the Reed's Christmas Parade is still going strong, and trucks and trailers with musical-themed floats took its well-established route ...
Fortune favors the truth in latest production from THS Theatre Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
TUPELO • Barry Hollis has a lot going for him. Having recently graduated from Princeton, he's just inherited his father's fortune and – to top it off – he's fallen in ...
THS shelter on track for January completion | News Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
TUPELO – The floor inside Tupelo High's newest building is still dirt. Twenty four feet in the air, workers re-enforce the structure with rebar. They stand on cherry ...
Downtown Tupelo poised to grow in 2019 | News Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
TUPELO • After a year that saw several retailers open shop in downtown Tupelo, several murals painted to beautify its buildings, and the beginning of ...
Pirouettes and philanthropy: Hope for the Holidays aids St. Jude in sixth year Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
TUPELO • More than 80 kids from across Northeast Mississippi will gather Sunday afternoon in the name of a good cause.
OFF to feature Mississippi native's debut film | Lifestyle | djournal.com Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
LOS ANGELES • Will Stewart had two goals in mind when he wrapped shooting his short film “All We Are.”
Mississippi graduation rates hit all-time high | News Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
On Thursday afternoon, the Mississippi Department of Education announced that the high school graduation rates for the 2017-18 school year reached an ...
President Trump visits Tupelo WTVA
His stop in the All America City was the first of two stops in support of interim U.S. Senator Cindy Hyde-Smith.
Tupelo's O'Daniel, Boyd sign with ICC soccer WTVA
TUPELO, Miss. (WTVA) - Tupelo High School midfielders Carson O'Daniel and Jalin Boyd signed with Itawamba Community College's men's soccer program on ...
Some area high school football games moved to Thursday WTVA
Several games are moving from Friday to Thursday.
Griffin pleads to lesser charge of manslaughter | News Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
TUPELO • A Tupelo teen, charged as an adult, will likely spend the next 10 years in a state prison after pleading guilty to manslaughter.
How high school football revenue drives local athletic programs Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
PONTOTOC – On the first high school football Friday night of the year, the parking spots along Main Street in Pontotoc were filled an hour before kickoff.
Tupelo High's 'Beauty Pageant' takes on farce and fable Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
TUPELO – As far as making a quick buck goes, running off with contestants' entry money to a beauty pageant seems like a fool-proof plan.
2018 Reed's Tupelo Christmas parade winners WTVA
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New tornado shelter coming to Tupelo High School WTVA
The district says its long-term goal is to have a tornado shelter at all thirteen campuses.
Exchange student from Tupelo safe after Nairobi terror attack Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
Tupelo native Warner Wills King proclaimed her safety on Facebook Tuesday before official news broke of a terror attack in Nairobi, Kenya.
City employee defends mayor over Trump no-show Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
TUPELO • The city's Community Outreach Coordinator Marcus Gary has linked Mayor Jason Shelton's no-show at a rally by President Donald Trump with what ...
Do-it-all TPSD volunteer Kim Hopkins named congressional district parent of the year Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
TUPELO – The work of three-time Tupelo Schools Parent of the Year Kim Hopkins is well-known inside her home district. Now her influence has been ...
Tupelo High graduates class of 2017 | Education Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
Standing backstage at the BancorpSouth Arena Friday evening in her blue cap and gown, Dannika Townes felt like she had finally made it.
Yzaguirre takes reigns of Civic Ballet's 'Cinderella' performance Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
TUPELO • Thom Yzaguirre has been logging a lot of miles with Contour Airlines.
Middle men: Middle school coaches lay foundation for varsity programs Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
Sam McRae does not operate on an island. McRae has been at Tupelo Middle School since 2005, and he's been head football coach since 2008. He and his ...
Alley project takes shape in downtown Tupelo | Local News Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
TUPELO • For a dozen years now, the team at the Downtown Tupelo Main Street Association has had a pipe dream of improving the alleyways in downtown ...
Tupelo teacher takes on additional role as church choirmaster Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
TUPELO – Taylor Sparks seems right at home in the gently lit choir loft of All Saints' Episcopal Church, where he began serving as choirmaster earlier in June.
Tupelo hosts nearly 600 athletes at Special Olympics for day of fun, competition Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
TUPELO – Across Northeast Mississippi on Wednesday morning, students lined hallways and driveways to enthusiastically send off their school's athletes.
UPDATE: Tupelo police investigate 'vehicle vs. pedestrian' incident WTVA
Tupelo police are investigating a "vehicle vs. pedestrian" incident, according to Capt. Chuck McDougald. Posted: Feb. 1, 2019 10:34 PM. Updated: Feb. 4, 2019 ...
TPSD teachers get leadership advice at convocation | News Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
TUPELO – To show appreciation to Tupelo Public School District parents, Superintendent Rob Picou walked on stage and called a parent over speakerphone to ...
Tupelo couple support theater, each other on and off stage Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
TUPELO • To say that Liz and Dave Dawson have chemistry would be an understatement.
Three NEMISS districts earn 'A' ratings, Tupelo, Lee County districts rated 'B' Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
TUPELO – Only three of Northeast Mississippi's 29 public school districts earned an “A” rating from the Mississippi Department of Education for 2017.
New MS basketball gym will double as a tornado shelter WMC Action News 5
Tupelo High School's new basketball gym is being built to double as a tornado shelter.
Tupelo leaders review costs of President Trump's visit WTVA
TUPELO, Miss. (WTVA) -- Tupelo city leaders are reviewing the costs the city is paying for services provided during President Donald Trump's stop in the ...
Dobbs named principal of Tupelo High | Education Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
TUPELO – With the hire of Art Dobbs as principal, Tupelo High School will soon be led by one of its own.
Mom of Tupelo High School athlete remembered as a supportive parent WTVA
Less than 24 hours before her death, Erica Walls, the mother of Tupelo High School basketball player Tahj Crump, shared a heartfelt post.
Former Tupelo High School student honored with park bench WTVA
Sydney Alford had a park bench dedicated in her name.
Early Signing Day 2018: When Mississippi's top-25 high school recruits intend to sign Jackson Clarion Ledger
Find out when the top-25 recruits in Mississippi intend to sign and what that means for their recruitment with a schedule for early signing day.
State College Board president giving up Tupelo city job WTVA
The president of the state College Board is leaving his job with the city of Tupelo.
Kelly Mims sworn in as newest circuit court judge Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
TUPELO • Kelly Mims was officially sworn into office Friday afternoon at the Lee County Justice Center.
At Tupelo schools job fair, everyone tries to stand out Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
TUPELO – When the Tupelo Public School District opened the doors to its annual employee recruitment fair, 15 hopefuls were already waiting outside. Once the ...
Plans are unfolding for President Trump's visit to Tupelo WTVA
Plans are starting to unfold in Tupelo for next Monday's arrival of President Donald Trump.
Holiday happenings: Christmas in North Mississippi offers something for everyone Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
Whether you're making the trek to Cotton Plant or looking to find local tunes to celebrate the season, the Daily Journal's definitive list of holiday offerings is sure ...
Tupelo-born Brown often makes odyssey for the King Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
TUPELO – When Tom Brown was a child, he wanted nothing more than to grow up to be Johnny Carson.
Tupelo Schools Superintendent Dr. Gearl Loden to retire WTVA
TUPELO, Miss. (WTVA) – Tupelo Public School District Superintendent Dr. Gearl Loden has announced his retirement. His announcement came at the ...
Union County Band performs music from far-away galaxy Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
The Union County School marching band is entertaining crowds with show from a far-away galaxy this year.
Tupelo keeps Columbus winless The Commercial Dispatch
The Columbus High School football team will have to wait at least one more week to return to the win column. A sterling defensive effort wasn't enough as ...
Harbin hopes holiday spirit will lead to van Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
TUPELO • Residents of east Tupelo have probably seen Chris Harbin rolling up and down the roads, especially last summer. But he hopes to be behind the ...
In the limelight: Season previews offer something for everyone in local arts scene Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
As summer winds down and school ramps up, so do the offerings of arts and entertainment in Northeast Mississippi.
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