By W. Derek Russell Daily Journal TUPELO – Ordinarily, you wouldn’t take a 1-year-old to Vegas for its birthday. In this case, Vegas is coming to the newborn. Tupelo Community Theatre’s Off Broadway venue will host two evenings of Vegas-style songs to celebrate their first anniversary. A variety of local talent will bring the showcase […]

By W. Derek Russell Daily Journal TUPELO – Link Centre’s Monthly Music Mix continues to offer a diverse showcase of area talent with each installment, and November is no different. Mississippi State University professors Dr. Rosângela Sebba and Dr. Michael Patilla will perform an evening of Latin-American selections at 7:30 p.m. Friday. “We need to […]

Spending too much time with Lloyd (Jim Carrey, left) and Harry (Jeff Daniels, right) is enough to give Travis (Rob Riggle) or anyone else murderous thoughts in “Dumb and Dumber To.” (AP Photo/Universal Pictures, Hopper Stone)

By M. Scott Morris Daily Journal When they call a movie “Dumb and Dumber To,” they mean it. This brainless, foolish, absurd, dopey, half-witted, silly, mindless and entertaining sequel to 1994’s “Dumb and Dumber” once again stars Jim Carrey as Lloyd Christmas and Jeff Daniels as Harry Dunne, a pair of mentally challenged men on […]

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Visual arts take stage at Link Centre. Jeff Myers, Hannah Tybor, Jan Dijkwel, Bill “Howlin Madd” Perry, Shy Perry, Alison Schuchs, Charlie Buckley, and Sylvain Chamberlain work to bring the Tupelo Arts Showcase to an engaged audience.

By W. Derek Russell Daily Journal TUPELO – If there’s one thing not lacking in Northeast Mississippi, it’s talent. Civic Ballet’s Tupelo Arts Showcase plans to put that surplus of local flair on display for their annual event at Link Centre. “The whole idea of the showcase is to present professional, visual arts to an […]

By M. Scott Morris Daily Journal With “Interstellar,” director Christopher Nolan has delivered upon the moviegoing world a piece of visionary science fiction. He and his brother and writing partner, Jonathan Nolan, imagine a future where the air we breathe changes, food becomes scarce and blight attacks more crops each year. Cooper (Matthew McConaughey) was […]

By M. Scott Morris Daily Journal LOS ANGELES – Ashley Dulaney will be a potential girlfriend on Sunday and a prostitute in January. A 2005 alumna of Tupelo High School, Dulaney will appear on the Fox TV show “Brooklyn Nine-Nine” at 7:30 p.m. Sunday. “I’m excited. It was a fun show to be on,” 27-year-old […]

Daily Journal TUPELO – Belmont native Mac McAnally took home his seventh CMA Musician of the Year Trophy on Wednesday night. A member of Jimmy Buffet’s group, The Coral Reefer band, the singer-songwriter is no stranger to Tupelo. He’ll return and appear in concert at 7:30 p.m. Dec. 12 at The Lyric Theatre. Tickets are […]

Ronnie McDowell will perform a medley of Elvis-inspired gospel songs during “An Evening at the Birthplace,” which starts at 7 p.m. today. (Courtesy)

By M. Scott Morris Daily Journal TUPELO – Elvis won’t be there and neither will Jimmy Buffet, but both Mississippi natives are connected to the American Legacy Tour. The concert will be at 7 p.m. today at the Elvis Presley Birthplace, and proceeds from the show will benefit Singing for Change, a charity Buffett started […]

By M. Scott Morris Daily Journal TUPELO – The title character in Pied Piper Players’ “Robin and the Sherwood Hoodies” isn’t exactly the swashbuckling sort. “He’s constantly overdramatizing things,” said Tennesson Jordan, 11, who plays Robin. “One small thing happens and he becomes crazy.” In this production, Robin and his Merry Men are an acting […]