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Tunica student dies of bacterial meningitis, but strain is not contagious

TUNICA, Miss. — Bacterial Meningitis claimed the life of a 7-year-old from Tunica, Mississippi.

But the Mississippi State Department of Health had some good news; the strain that sadly killed the child was not contagious. 382 more words


Walking in Memphis

You may ask, “Can she get any more cliche?” To which she would reply, “Does a bear sh*t in the woods?”

Memphis was stop two on our Tour de Tennessee. 1,827 more words


Mississippi Gaming agent dies after accidental shooting in Tunica

TUNICA, Miss. — A Mississippi Gaming Commission agent was shot and killed Wednesday morning.

John Ballard Gorman was shot around 9 a.m. at 3468 Casino Way in Robinsonville at the Mississippi Gaming Commission office. 149 more words


Group wants state to remove Tunica County Schools superintendent

TUNICA COUNTY, Miss. — Michael Johnson, who has two children enrolled in Tunica County schools, said, “I want Steve Chandler out of there.”

Parents and teachers want Tunica County Superintendent Stephen Chandler ousted. 302 more words


Caesars Entertainment files for bankruptcy

TUNICA, Miss. — Caesars Entertainment says both of its casinos in Tunica will continue to operate as normal — even though the company is filing for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection. 102 more words


The Longest Bus Trip in the History of College Football

It was 1999, and fans of the University of Tennessee were riding high. Our football won the national championship the previous season, and we went to as many games as possible. 452 more words

Rambling Ruminations

Ringing In The New Year

Happy New Year to all my readers and friends who are checking in to see what I’ve been up to. :-) We did decide to forgo putting up a Christmas tree at home for spending the holiday in Tunica, MS again. 1,760 more words