By NEMS Daily Journal
TUPELO – Lt. Gov. Tate Reeves will visit Tupelo today to support mayoral candidate Fred Pitts.
Reeves will appear at 11:30 a.m. at Park Heights restaurant to support fellow Republican Pitts, 70, who will face Democrat Jason Shelton, 37, in the June 4 general election.
Open to the public, the campaign event will provide a light lunch and accept contributions to Pitts’ campaign.
In recent weeks, the state GOP has increased efforts to help Republican mayoral candidates in Tupelo, Meridian, Starkville and Ocean Springs.