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Mississippi Coliseum’s deterioration may cost it MHSAA hoops championship

March 16, 2015

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With the “Big House” in Jackson all but crumbling down, the Mississippi High School Activities Association is considering moving the state basketball championship tournament to Tupelo, Mississippi Coliseum officials say. The 11-day tournament that wrapped up over the weekend drew thousands of fans to the 53-year Mississippi Coliseum. But it also drew the frustration of […]

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Legendary Elton John has Sept. 11 concert date in Jackson

May 14, 2012


Rock icon Elton John is scheduled to play a concert at Jackson’s Mississippi Coliseum, Tuesday, Sept. 11, a notice on the musician’s official website says. Public tickets for the 8 p.m. concert go on sale on Saturday, May 19, at 10 a.m. and will be available online at Ticketmaster.com, at the Mississippi Coliseum Box Office, […]

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