Few of us can resist the appeal of winning something for nothing, or at least for very little. That’s the part of the human nature that keeps lotteries in business and it’s also what keeps lottery scammers in business. The Better Business Bureau has listed lottery scams among its top ten scams of 2011. More [...]
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TUPELO, Miss. (WTVA) — It’s the last thing any family wants to hear: a child who disappears from her home. It happened to a family Wednesday night in Tupelo and police in the All-America City got to try out some new technology aimed at helping their investigations move even faster. “You have, [in Lee County], [...]
Tupelo Police Detective Lynette Sandlin give an interview with WTVA’s Julie Brown. Watch WTVA news tonight to see the interview. VIEW WTVA release here
2012 SUMMER CAMP DATES Basketball Camp – 8:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. Ages 7-12, male only (20 Slots) May 22-25, 2012 Tuesday - Friday Primary instructor will be Coach Jason Smith, Ole Miss Standout and former professional basketball player Lacrosse Camp – 9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. Ages 7-17, Male only (24 slots) May 28-30, [...]
On 04/01/2012 CSpire on North Gloster was burglarized. Two black males threw a brick through the front glass of the business and quickly entered the business where they took several different type cell phones. On 04/11/2012 AT&T on West Main St. was burglarized. It appears to be the same two black males threw a brick [...]
TUPELO – Tupelo police are searching for the man who robbed the Popeyes restaurant on Gloster Street late Saturday night. Capt. Tim Tate said two employees were taking trash out after the restaurant closed when a suspect stepped out from behind the garbage disposal with a gun. The suspect, a black male in his mid-20s [...]
Ex-death row inmate from Scotland admits to threat by John Seewer/The Associated Press 14 hrs ago | 1011 views | 0 | 7 | | FILE – In this Jan. 9, 2008 file photo, Ken Richey arrives at Edinburgh airport, Edinburgh, Scotland. Richey, a British citizen who spent two decades on Ohio’s death row before being released, has agreed to a plea deal over [...]
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Tupelo Police Detective Steven Wade speaks with children at the Boys and Girls Club at Haven Acres and North Green Street during Spring Break. Detecvtive Wade talked with the school age children about bicycle safety and internet safety. Part of the discussion was about putting personal information on the internet.
Tupelo Police Officers visit the Daycare and Learning Center at the Itawamba Community College (Tupelo Campus/Purvis Center) to give a presentation about Safety and how /when to use 911. The children were very responsive and enjoyed the interaction with officers. The students got to see a police car and received coloring books courtesy of Tupelo [...]