By Biz Buzz

Gigi’s Cupcakes opening in Tupelo in November

We’ve been hearing for some time that Tupelo is getting a Gigi’s Cupcakes. In fact, on the company’s website, it’s been saying a location is coming.

Well, after sending an email to Gigi’s a few weeks ago, we finally heard from them. Actually, its from franchise owner Colby Dodd, who said he plans to open the first or second week of November.

Gigi’s Cupcakes will be going into the 2000-square-foot T-Mobile spot in the Kings Crossing shopping center on North Gloster Street. It’s in the building between Newk’s and the building that has Smoothie King.

Tupelo airport to have emergency drill

Don’t get scared tomorrow when you see a lot of commotion at the Tupelo airport.

The airport is haveing a full-scale emergency exercise Tuesday at 8 a.m.

Info from Tupelo Regional Airport:

The exercise will involve a staged aircraft with actors who will play the role of the injured or deceased and the location of this drill will be on the Airport’s airside, southeast of the runway.

The exercise will take place around 08:00 on Tuesday and will last for two hours.

However steps have been taken for it not to affect the normal operations,movement and functions at the Airport.

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