By Carlie Kollath/NEMS Daily Journal
TUPELO – The state Department of Health regularly inspects restaurants and food facilities.
The facilities are graded from A to C. “A” is the best. “C” is the equivalent of failing, but the inspection isn’t bad enough to merit the closure of the restaurant.
The following Lee County facilities were inspected between June 11 and Tuesday. The facilities are listed as they are in the MSDH system.
McDonald’s (West Main)
Big Oaks Golf Club
Sprint Mart (Briar Ridge)
Griggs Grocery & Deli (Romie Hill in Shannon)
Country Store (Highway 6E in Plantersville)
Endville Bakery & Catering
Bishops BBQ (McCullough)
Simply Sweet (caterer in Nettleton)
KFC (North Gloster)
Sprint Mart (South Eason)
Son-In-Law (South Thomas)
Star Texaco (Guntown)
Mooreville One Stop
Malone’s Catfish Express
Express Shop Travel Center (McCullough)
Belden Grocery (McCullough)
Vic’s Place (Highway 178)
Hong Kong Chinese Restaurant (Cliff Gookin)
Sonic Drive Inn (W. Main)
Quick Mart (Guntown)
Todd’s Superstar (corrected on site: food in good condition, safe & unadulterated; proper date marking and disposition)
The health department’s disclaimer: “If in doubt about any facility, call the responsible health department. Data are for informational purposes, not enforcement.”
The health department also has the option of revising the reports.
To read the full reports or check facilities in other counties, go to msdh.ms.gov /food/defaultDates.aspx