By M. Scott Morris Daily Journal Immediately after I left the theater, someone asked my opinion of “Steve Jobs.” “I don’t know,” I said. “Let me think about it a while.” Well, I’ve done some thinking. It’s a fast-paced movie without a single car chase. The movement is created by writer Aaron Sorkin, who knows […]

By Michaela Gibson Morris Daily Journal TUPELO – Stick with the treats, and stay out of trouble this Halloween. “We want everybody to have a fun, safe, happy time,” said Tupelo Police Capt. Terry Sanford. Saturday night is all about costumes and candy, but trick-or-treaters and their grown ups need to make sure they are […]

By M. Scott Morris Daily Journal TUPELO – Things have been known to go bump in the night at Link Centre. “I haven’t seen anything,” said Melanie Deas, executive director, “but I have had a lot of stuff disappear from my office. Of course, we could always blame my filing system.” The building is a […]

TUPELO – The Tupelo Cross Country Trail at Ballard Park will be swarming with ghosts, goblins and probably a few princesses tonight at the Halloween Egg Hunt and Trunk or Treat event. The event is for children 12 and under and will feature an egg hunt with toys, candy and trunks full of treats for […]

Daily Journal TUPELO – Christian music’s largest annual tour plans to return to Tupelo in 2016. Performances include Crowder, Sidewalk Prophets and more than 10 others when Winter Jam ’16 takes the stage at the BancorpSouth Arena on March 31 at 7 p.m. Admission is $10 at the door. For more information, visit or […]

By Robert Jablon Associated Press LOS ANGELES – Maureen O’Hara, the flame-haired Irish movie star who appeared in classics ranging from the grim “How Green Was My Valley” to the uplifting “Miracle on 34th Street” and bantered unforgettably with John Wayne in several films has died. She was 95. O’Hara died in her sleep at […]

By W. Derek Russell Daily Journal TUPELO – Every culture and nation have stories about things that go bump in the night, be it trolls, ghosts or beasts – but what really happens when the monsters come out to play? That’s the subject matter of TCT Off Broadway’s new youth production of “Monsters Under the […]

I have a couple of friends across the state line in Alabama who do good work. Brandon runs The Florence Ghostbusters and makes appearances along with his friend, Alex. Brandon owns a classic Ecto-1, the Ghostbusters vehicle. The group dons the iconic costumes and tech made famous by the 1984 film of the same name, […]

James Donovan (Tom Hanks) is hassled by East German security forces shortly after the construction of the Berlin Wall in “Bridge of Spies.” (Jaap Buitendijk/DreamWorks Pictures/Fox 2000 Pictures via AP)

By M. Scott Morris Daily Journal Steven Spielberg and Tom Hanks have joined forces to make a beautiful movie about what it means to be an American. “Bridge of Spies” is based on true events and is set during the Cold War, when there was no mistaking the enemy. The U.S.S.R. wants to learn all […]