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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.
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 Has Much in Store for You

Upcoming Tupelo Fit Events include:

  • Thurs, Jan. 22 - United Fitness Bootcamp 5:30 p.m.
  • Wed, Jan 28 - Zumba for the Family - Wellness Center 6:30 p.m.
  • Thurs, Feb. 5 - TBA
  • Thurs, Feb. 12 - Core and Zumba combo- Snap Fitness - 6:00 p.m.
  • Thurs, Feb. 19th- Jazzercise - Kings Gate 6:00 p.m.m
  • Thurs, Feb. 26th - CrossFit Tupelo TBA
  • Thurs, March 5th - United Fitness Bootcamp - 5:30 p.m.
  • Thurs, March 12th - CoEd Bootcamp at Premiere Athletix - 6 p.m.
  • Thurs, March 19th - Lunar Yoga and Haven Collective premiere spring collection Pop Up store location TBA

3rd Annual Guns vs. Hoses on Monday

Please come out and support the Tupelo Police Department, Tupelo Fire Department and the Lee County Sheriff's Department for the 3rd Annual Guns vs. Hoses competition at 6:30 p.m., Monday, Jan. 26, 2015, at Buffalo Wild Wings.

Buffalo Wild Wings will be donating $250 to the PAL travel basketball team, as well as, $250 to the charity of choice for the Tupelo Fire Department and the Lee County Sheriff's Office.

Information You Can Use

National Flood Insurance Program

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.