Tupelo wins 'Healthiest City in MS'

By Emily Le Coz/NEMS Daily Journal

TUPELO – Northeast Mississippi’s largest city won the “Healthiest City in Mississippi” contest today after a two-year effort.

The award, sponsored by Blue Cross Blue Shield of Mississippi, was announced at the Mississippi Municipal League conference in Biloxi.

Tupelo will get $50,000 for its win.

Read the fully story in Thursday’s paper.