TUPELO, Miss. (WTVA) The BancorpSouth Arena and Conference Center adopted a new bag policy that allows clear plastic or vinyl bags into the facilities during concerts or events. The bags cannot exceed 12" x 6" x 12" or gallon-sized freezer bag. It will also include small clutch bags, with or without a handle or strap, and no larger than the size of an average hand.
Prohibited bags include: backpacks, luggage, purses larger than a clutch bag, briefcases, fanny packs that are not clear and/or exceed the size restriction; luggage of any kind, computer bags, camera bags, binocular bags or any bag larger than the permissible size.
Exceptions will be made for medically necessary items after proper inspection.
The new policy takes effect immediately.