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    The biggest shopping days of the year came and went in a flurry starting last week with Black Friday and ending early today with the close of Cyber Monday. As the national trends to push sales back earlier and earlier continue, shoppers in Northeast Mississippi seemed to take advantage of those holiday deals. At The […]

    There’s nothing new about the need for buyers to beware, but the Internet has provided a whole arena for deception. Emails offering halfsies from desperate widows seeking to transfer $75 million and alerts telling us we won $2 million euro in lotteries we didn’t enter are one thing. We should be able to see through […]

    Daily Journal OXFORD – A Leland man has been charged with aggravated assault in connection with a incident in late November. Oxford Police took a report from the victim on Thanksgiving, she said her boyfriend tried to suffocate her with a pillow and choked her. Brenton Craig Morgan, 28, of Leland, was arrested and charged […]

    Being a courteous driver takes practice I am from Eastern North Carolina and have many relatives in the Tupelo area. I travel to your city at least a couple of times a year visiting relatives. My wife and I have considered moving to your area after retirement. My relatives are constantly advising us to do […]

    Daily Journal TUPELO – January marks the return of wrestling to Tupelo, with WWE Live! taking center ring. Dolph Ziggler, The Miz, The Divas, Tyler Breeze and more are scheduled to appear on Sunday, Jan. 31 at 7 p.m. at the BancorpSouth Arena. Ticket prices range from $18-$103 and go on sale Friday, Dec. 4 […]

    Daily Journal PONTOTOC – Everyone is invited to celebrate the holidays at Pontotoc Middle School. PMS will host a Christmas bazaar Saturday from 9 a.m. until 4 p.m. The bazaar will feature “Milk and Cookies with Santa,” various vendors, food trucks, a silent auction and a pet beauty review. Booth Rentals are $35. All booth […]

    Daily Journal TUPELO – The BNSF Railroad will be repairing the railroad crossing at Spring Street, from Clark to Elizabeth Street today. This section of roadway will close at 7 a.m. today and will remain closed until 3:30 p.m. Businesses and residences will remain accessible throughout the duration of the project.

    Daily Journal WEST POINT – A Clay County man was killed early Thanksgiving morning after stepping into traffic. Clarence D. Chandler, 65, was struck by a vehicle just north of the Mitchell Buick Auto Sales on US Highway 45A. He was pronounced dead at the scene. The driver of the vehicle said she was traveling […]

    Daily Journal OXFORD – Police formally charged a Memphis woman Monday morning in connection with a fatal wreck on Thanksgiving. The Oxford Police Department charged Patricia Guy, 62 of Memphis, Tennessee, with one count of aggravated DUI. Her bond was set at $50,000. Officers responded to a two-car wreck on Highway 6 east of Old […]

    Daily Journal TUPELO – The Lighting of the Museum at Ballard Park has been rescheduled for Thursday due to inclement weather. The event will begin at 6 p.m. It was originally scheduled for tonight. Due to a scheduling conflict, the Grinch will not make an appearance Thursday as planned. Meet & Greet the Grinch has […]