TUPELO, Miss. (WCBI)-Bancorp South Arena in Tupelo turns 20. After 20 years of shows and concerts the arena will get a face lift soon. In the last five years the Arena has seen more than two hundred thousand visitors to the building per year a first in the arena’s history. And last years 20-11 to 20-12 numbers were the biggest number’s yet. A record breaking two hundred-sixty one thousand eight hundred and fifty four people came out to the arena. With all the success in the last five years a little T-L-C will be given back. The building will under go a one point eight million dollar renovation. Officials say the extensive renovation should only take up to six months depending on weather.
Posted in: Local News– October 15, 2012