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By Lauren Wood Daily Journal Elizabeth Banes, 16, wakes up every morning to feed and care for the horses, pigs, goats, dogs and the puppy litter. She has a routine of making sure water dishes are full and medicine is given. She also addresses each animal by name, noting that each one has a personality. […]

World Changers, a branch of LifeWay Christian Resources out of Nashville, was in Tupelo this week fixing up a pair of houses on Green Street in Tupelo. World Changers sends groups to nearly 90 cities a year, specifically targeting those suffering from inadequate housing and living conditions. Volunteers from all over the South came along […]

Country music star Jason Aldean visited Tupelo on Friday night, playing before a big crowd at the BancorpSouth Arena. The opening act was Cole Swindell.

Tupelo High School held its homecoming parade on Thursday in downtown.

Daily Journal STARKVILLE – Mississippi State opened its season with a 49-0 win over Southern Mississippi on Saturday, and despite the inclement weather, fans still had fun tailgating in the Junction. Daily Journal photographer Lauren Wood braved the elements, too, to capture the scene.

Daily Journal Boys & Girls Club members munched food and rode a mechanical bull at Buffalo Wild Wings in Tupelo on Friday afternoon. The members rode alongside professional bull riders who are in town for the Professional Bull Riders competition this weekend. Buffalo Wild Wings guests also had an opportunity to saddle up and try […]