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New menu specials at Blue Canoe

New menu specials at Blue Canoe

Interesting items on this week’s menu. Crack dip burger? Hmm.

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Monday

Breakfast for Dinner

Cheese Grits, Bacon or Sausage, Eggs, Toast

Tuesday

Creole Crawfish Catfish PoBoy

Wednesday

Crack Dip Burger

(Spicy Sausage Cheese Dip)

Click link below for more of the menu

Drive-by: Shoney’s in Tupelo 11/9/12

Hamp and Blair Hughes are converting Shoney’s in Tupelo into Restaurant South. Blair Hughes, who owns Park Heights, said the new restaurant will serve upscale soul food.

She hopes to open the restaurant in February.

Work starts on Gap outlet in Tupelo

Tupelo is getting a Gap Factory Store, in case you haven’t heard.

The factory store is going in the former Circuit City – Furniture Center – Spirit Halloween store, which is next to Old Navy. The plans call for a remodel of the interior and exterior of the building.

We swung by Wednesday and the Halloween stuff is gone. Crews are in the process of converting the store, which is slated to open in 2013.

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