TUPELO, Miss. (WTVA) -- Jason Shelton has officially taken over the office of Tupelo mayor.
Shelton took the oath of office during a brief ceremony in his office at Tupelo City Hall shortly before 9:00 a.m.
The city will hold a ceremonial swearing in for the mayor and city council at 5:30 p.m. at Lawhon Elementary School.
A reception will be held immediately at the Elvis Presley Birthplace.