Contact Us e-Edition Crossroads Magazine
News
Anti-monument group does not show
by Jebb Johnston
Aug 18, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
The likeness of a Confederate soldier quietly overlooking court square for more than 100 years probably got more attention on Friday than it has received since its ceremonial unveiling in August 19...
Law enforcement responds to threat against Confederate monument
Aug 18, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
Sheriff Ben Caldwell and Police Chief Ralph Dance say they are responding with an abundance of caution to a threat of vague origins made against the Confederate monument at court square. Word of th...
Arena manager remembers
 country music pioneer
by L.A. Story
Aug 17, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
It seems all of Nashville, Tenn., is mourning the death of Country Music Association pioneer Jo Walker-Meador as she profoundly impacted the Country Music industry, but one Crossroads area native r...
4-H day offers fun,
 food and information
by L.A. Story
Aug 17, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
What goes well with food and fun? Information, of course, and that is the 4-H Club’s specialty. 4-H Promotion Day will take place from 10 a.m. until 12:30 p.m. this Saturday, at the Mississippi Sta...
Corinth will see
 obscured eclipse: Monday's weather forecast
 looks good for rare event
by Jebb Johnston
Aug 16, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
For those who will not be in the path of totality when an eclipse darkens the sky on Monday, there are other opportunities to get a glimpse of a rare astronomical event. The view from Corinth will ...
Alderman honors: Officials receive recognition 

by L.A. Story
Aug 16, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
FARMINGTON — Two aldermen recently completed training from the Mississippi Municipal League and received recognition at the start of the regular monthly meeting of the Farmington Mayor and Board of...
Park Ranger advises 
board of events

by L.A. Story
Aug 16, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
Music and history will both come alive at the Civil War Interpretive Center in September. Ashley Berry, supervisory park ranger with the National Park Service, provided an update to the Corinth Are...
City board nixes shopping center sign request
by Jebb Johnston
Aug 15, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
The Corinth Board of Mayor and Aldermen narrowly rejected a variance request on Tuesday for a new multi-tenant business sign at Fulton Crossing. The former Kmart building is being divided into four...
Free concert: Shiloh park plans birthday bash
by Staff Reports
Aug 15, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
SHILOH, Tenn. — Music and celebration will be the order of the evening as Shiloh celebrates the 101st birthday of the National Park Service with a free concert. The concert-in-the-park will be held...
Yard sale proceeds help 'Save the Truck'
by Zack Steen
Aug 15, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
Saving the fire truck, one fundraiser at a time. The latest edition of the Daily Corinthian Yard Sale is set for next month as monies continue to be collected to save a historic 1920s fire engine. ...
Two Corinth pharmacy techs among MBN, DEA drug arrests
Aug 15, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
Two Corinth pharmacy technicians are among six Mississippi health care professionals facing felony drug charges in connection with investigations by the Mississippi Bureau of Narcotics and the U.S....
Man, inmates charged
 with sneaking drugs, 
cell phones into prison
by Zack Steen
Aug 14, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
A North Mississippi man was arrested after he was caught trying to sneak contraband into the Alcorn County Regional Correctional Facility. Fifty-three-year-old Larry Price of Hickory Flat was disco...
Information sought in missing person case
by Jebb Johnston
Aug 14, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
The family of a former Corinth resident who has not been heard from since last week is seeking information on his whereabouts. Jay Hill Jr., 33, lives in Tupelo and also spends time in Horn Lake in...
Shutterbugs wanted: Museum photo contest returns
by Zack Steen
Aug 14, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
Lights, camera, action. The Crossroads Museum recently announced the return of its long running Photo Contest fundraiser which will celebrate its 16th birthday this year. “It’s time again for one o...
Police chief: No robbery at Lowe's
by Mark Boehler
Aug 13, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
The report of a robbery at Lowe’s on Sunday afternoon turned out to be a false alarm. “We had no robbery at Lowe’s,” Corinth Police Chief Ralph Dance told the Daily Corinthian. “Alcorn 911 put out ...
Corinth gets 'rocked' by creative new trend
by L.A. Story
Aug 13, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Corinth is being rocked — not by the music genre, but by actual stones. Anyone who frequents social media platforms, such as Facebook or Twitter, has likely been flooded with photos of painted rock...
Student enrollment holds even
by Jebb Johnston
Aug 12, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
Early attendance results are pointing to enrollment holding about even in the Corinth School District. Superintendent Lee Childress said district-wide attendance is tracking at about 2,650 thus far...
County cracks down on drugs
by Zack Steen
Aug 12, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
TISHOMINGO COUNTY — A Corinth man was one of six people arrested on recent drug charges. The Tishomingo County Sheriff’s Department cracked down on drug use during a series a traffic stops. Sheriff...
Shoplifting call leads to pursuit
by Jebb Johnston
Aug 11, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
An Alcorn County man faces a couple of felony charges after fleeing from officers Friday morning. Bishop Martin, 22, of Highway 356, is charged with burglary, felony evading and misdemeanor shoplif...
Probation revoked for murder suspect
by Brant Sappington
Aug 11, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
BOONEVILLE — A Booneville man charged with capital murder in the death of his wife has been returned to the custody of the Mississippi Department of Corrections while awaiting action by the local g...