LCN This Date in Lee County History 6.27

20 Years Ago

Several striking TWA flight attendants followed TWA recruiters to Tupelo to warn potential recruits of what they say are faulty claims made to prospective employees by TWA management.

30 Years Ago

The Tupelo City School Board and administrators are looking at ways to ease the crowded conditions at Pierce Street School. Pierce Street leads Tupelo’s elementary schools in enrollment with 460 students.

60 Years Ago

Cotton crop insurance has been sold this year to 430 Lee County farmers, according to county agriculture manager Frank Haynes. The insurance protects cotton growers against all natural or unavoidable hazards.

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