CDF event to feature mayoral candidates

By NEMS Daily Journal

TUPELO – Both Tupelo mayoral candidates will appear together at a Community Development Foundation event on April 5 to share their vision for the city.
Republican Fred Pitts and Democrat Jason Shelton will appear at First Friday, a 7 a.m. event at the BancorpSouth Conference Center, 387 East Main St. The public is invited to the free event.
Pitts and Shelton will each have eight minutes to speak, followed by a question and answer format, said Karen Gettie, CDF vice president of the Chamber of Commerce.