Wrapping up the day that was from DJournal.com and elsewhere.
• Five Guys! – Y’all are really really really excited about Five Guys Burgers & Fries coming to Tupelo. We’ve known for a while it was possible, and now it’s official. I think this reader speaks for all of us:
— Eric Simmons (@ericjsims) April 2, 2014
• No special ed funds – The Legislature voted down a proposal that would have provided parents with special education students $6,000 annually to pursue private school options. BREAKING: The vote was largely along partisan lines. Crazy!
Best of the Blogs
• MacGrifferous speaketh (Inside MSU Sports) – It’s never a bad idea to listen to Nick Griffin talk.
• Fort Hood shooting – Four are confirmed dead and several more injured in the second mass shooting in five years at this Army Base. Ugh.
Talk It Out
What restaurant would you like to see next in Tupelo?