Tunica’s youngest citizens aid St. Jude

Children, parents, grand-parents, godparents, relatives and friends participated in the 12th annual Trike-a-thon for St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital on Wednesday, May 19, at Veteran’s Park in Tunica. The weather was fabulous; the forty walkers and riders were fired up for the challenge ahead which was three fold:  first, to raise money for St. Jude […]

SO joins Memorial weekend campaign

The Tunica County Sheriff’s Department will participate in the “Click It or Ticket” campaign from May 24 through June 1. {paypalaccess}Read more{/paypalaccess} Officers from the Sheriff’s Office will enforce a No Tolerance” policy for seatbelts, child restraints and DUI’s.“We will not tolerate violators during this blitz period,” Sheriff K.C. Hamp warned.

Sign-up deadline is June 1

Producers nationwide are invited to apply for the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Conservation Stewardship Program (CSP). Authorized in the 2008 Farm Bill, CSP offers payments to producers who maintain a high level of conservation on their land and who agree to adopt higher levels of stewardship. Eligible lands include cropland, pastureland, rangeland and non-industrial forestland. […]

Business, Tourism Awards honor outstanding supporters

TUNICA, Mississippi — The Tunica Convention and Visitors Bureau joined the Tunica County Chamber of Commerce in presenting the 2010 Tourism and Business Awards at Harrah’s Casino at the Mid-South Convention Center.  The luncheon publicly honored area individuals and organizations for the vital role each has played in the establishment and promotion of the Tunica […]