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By NEMS Daily Journal

TUPELO
TSO welcomes violinist to open 2010-11 season
The Tupelo Symphony Orchestra will open its 2010-11 season with help from violinist Natasha Korsakova.
The performance will be 7:30 p.m. Saturday at the Link Centre Concert Hall in Tupelo. Tickets are $20/advance, $25/door and $10/students.
A free reception for ticket-holders will be 6:15 to 7:15 p.m. Call (662) 842-8433 for more information.

VERONA
Palomino horse shows coming to Agri-Center
The Heart of Dixie Palomino Exhibitors Association will present four horse shows this weekend.
The events will be 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Saturday and Sunday at the Lee County Agri-Center. There’s no admission. Call (662) 871-1976 or (601) 214-3043.

PONTOTOC
Riley to discuss Elvis Chickasaws, genealogy
Pontotoc County Library will feature a lecture by Julian Riley at 7 p.m. today.
He’ll discuss the Chickasaw Indians, genealogy and Elvis Presley.
It’s a free event. Call (662) 489-3960.

OXFORD
Teens, adults will share stories, songs at museum
Get into a spooky mood at 6 p.m. Friday, when the North Mississippi Storytellers Guild will share ghostly tales and songs under the bodock tree at the L.Q.C. Lamar Museum in Oxford.
Telling Teens will join the tellers to showcase stories learned in workshops by master storyteller Rebecca Jernigan.
Bring lawn chairs and blankets for the free event. Donations will be accepted. Call (662) 234-0550.
Daily Journal reports