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Mayor Jason Shelton and Councilwoman Nettie Davis at the MLK Birthday Celebration, St. Paul Christian Life Center, Monday, Jan. 19, 2015.
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Ward 3 Councilman Travis Beard attending the MLK Birthday Celebration, St. Paul Christian Life Center, Monday, Jan. 19, 2015.
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Artist Damon Palmer and his father, Ward 5 Councilman Buddy Palmer show painting by Damon of a Chickasaw Indian chief on display in the Tupelo Mayor's Office.
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On Sunday, Jan. 25, 2015, Hope Church Pastor Scooter Noland and church elders pray for Mayor Jason Shelton, and his employees and staff, as Mayor Shelton leads the City of Tupelo.
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Youth from Calvary Baptist Church in Tupelo recently joined together to help reforest the Joyner Neighborhood affected by the April 28, 2014 tornado.
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Wings eating contest from Buffalo Wild Wings 3rd Annual Guns vs. Hoses, Monday, Jan. 26, 2015.
Mayor Jason Shelton

News and Information

Softball & Baseball Registration Forms Available

Time to sign up for the Tupelo Parks & Recreation Softball and Baseball seasons

For online registration, click here.

To download Softball forms, click here.

To download Baseball forms, click here.

Parks & Recreation Basketball

Tupelo Aquatics Center Holding SafeSplash Program

The Tupelo Aquatic Center is hosting the SafeSplash program for the 1st grade students of Tupelo Public School District.

This program is the ‘learn to swim’ that is done twice a year, 1st graders for a week during the second semester of school and second-graders for a week in the first semester of school.

Instructors teach all levels, from beginner to advanced and include water safety at pools/lakes/etc.

The dates are:

  • Joyner - Jan16, 20-23, 2015, from 8:30-11:15 a.m.
  • Carver-Jan 26-30, 2015, from 8:30-11:15 a.m.
  • Parkway - Feb 2-6, 2015, from 8:30-11:15 a.m.
  • Thomas Street - March 2-6, 2015, from 8:30-11:15 a.m.

Tupelo Fit! Schedules Family Zumba Event for Wednesday

Grab your family and come on out to the NMMC Wellness Center at 6:30 p.m., Wednesday, Jan. 28, for Zumba with Vicki Jenkins.

Bring some water and your dancing shoes!

See Mayor Jason Shelton's Latest Message

In Tupelo, 2015 is filled with events for residents and visitors to enjoy. In his January message to the public, Mayor Jason Shelton outlines those events.

Click here to read Mayor Shelton's message to city residents and visitors to Tupelo.

Weather Alert System

Three Rivers Planning and Development District now gives residents living and working in their eight county area the ability to receive CodeRED Weather Warnings.

Raising the bar in public safety, CodeRED Weather Warning is a unique service that automatically calls citizens in the path of severe weather just moments after a warning has been issued by the National Weather Service. This limited CodeRED Weather Warning subscription is available to you at no direct cost.

Please click the link that corresponds to Lee County. You will be required to enter the following information: 1) Address to be monitored 2) Business or Residential 3) Your Name 4) One Phone Number 5) What Warnings you want to receive Severe Thunderstorm, Tornado or Flash Flood. It’s that simple.

Get Your Grill On!

Nearly time for the Don't Be Cruel BBQ Duel, benefitting the Link Centre in Tupelo.

The event is set for March 13-14 at Fairpark in Tupelo.

Watch this link for updates.

Photos from Guns vs. Hoses