In honor of the upcoming THS vs. Oak Grove 6A state championship football game, the following events and schedule changes are taking place:
• Pre-sale of tickets will take place at THS' J Building (Administration) from 8am-3pm this week. $12 (includes parking) advance tickets; $13 at the gate. A portion of advanced ticket sales will benefit THS.
• A city-wide pep rally will be held Thursday, December 5th at 4pm at the BancorpSouth Arena.
• On Friday, December 6th, early dismissal will take place. All TPSD offices will close at 3pm. Teachers will be dismissed by their principals. Student dismissal times for car, day care, and bus riders are as follows:
ECEC- 1:50 pm
K-2 schools: 2:05 pm
3-5 schools: 2:20 pm
6-12 schools: 1:50 pm
• Game time is Friday, December 6th at 7:30pm at Veterans Memorial Stadium in Jackson, MS located at 2531 N. State Street. Tupelo fans will be seated on the eastside of the stadium.