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Giving thanks: Program provides more than a meal
by L.A. Story
Nov 23, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
The room is fragrant with the aroma of a feast. It is the scent of special occasions — the kind that stirs fond memories. The area bustles with activity. There are adults — some are visiting with e...
'It's the most wonderful time': Christmas concert returns
by Jebb Johnston
Nov 22, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
For some, it has become as much a tradition as putting up the tree, hanging the stockings and giving gifts. The Corinth Area Arts Council’s gift to the community, “It’s the Most Wonderful Time of t...
Toy drive accepting donations
by L.A. Story
Nov 21, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
A local organization and a local business have teamed up to bring some Christmas magic into the lives of area children. The American Legion Auxiliary Post 6 and Corinthian Funeral home have launche...
Trial ends in hung jury
by Jebb Johnston
Nov 20, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
An Alcorn County jury couldn’t reach a verdict last week in a case involving charges of sexual battery and fondling. The trial of Ronald Larry Goodloe, 36, ended Friday with the circuit court jury ...
Orchestra hosting a 'Dickens' of a concert
by L.A. Story
Nov 20, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
The Spirit of Christmas Past is bound to guide the attendees of the upcoming Corinth Symphony Orchestra Christmas Concert as they present “An English Dickens Christmas.” Tickets are on sale now for...
County hosting cleanup
by Jebb Johnston
Nov 20, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
Alcorn County wants residents to roll up their sleeves and do some spring cleaning. Planning has begun for a county-wide cleanup day to be held Saturday, April 14. Volunteers are being sought, and ...
Shelter to unveil new building plan
Nov 18, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
The plans are ready. The Corinth-Alcorn Animal Shelter will host a new shelter building plan unveiling event later this month, and the public is invited. “To Dream the Impossible Dream” is set for ...
Two arrested on drug charges
Nov 18, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
A pair of local residents face drug charges following recent traffic stops. Adrian Dixon, 31, of Norwood Street in Corinth, was arrested Wednesday and charged with possession of crack cocaine and p...
Four-way stop planned for Douglas & Sixth intersection
by Jebb Johnston
Nov 17, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
A new four-way stop is planned near Corinth Middle School. It is part of ongoing efforts to improve safety in the area, particularly for students who leave the school and cross East Shiloh Road to ...
Shopping local: Gallery offers Christmas collection
by Jebb Johnston
Nov 17, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
Like busy elves, local artists have decked the halls of the Corinth Art Gallery with plenty of gift-worthy items. As it does each year, the artist guild has put together a collection of locally pro...
Massive fire began in wall ventilation fan
by Mark Boehler
Nov 17, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
An electrical fire inside a wall mount ventilation fan is believed to be the cause of the massive blaze which destroyed an Alcorn County business on Thursday. Six employees were present inside the ...
Red Green Market brings 76 vendors
by Zack Steen
Nov 16, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
The regions finest selection of handcrafted goods will welcome shoppers to this weekend’s annual holiday shopping event, the Red Green Market. While rain is in the forecast for Saturday, organizers...
12 units, 8 departments fight massive blaze
by Mark Boehler
Nov 16, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
A second massive fire in Alcorn County in four days has destroyed a local business. The 12:30 p.m. Thursday blaze at 35 Alcorn County Road 324 just west of Glen provided a potential dangerous situa...
Vietnam vets can enjoy free meal, book
by Zack Steen
Nov 15, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
Saturday will be a time to honor local Vietnam veterans. The American Legion Perry A. Johns Post 6 will host a special event on Saturday from 7 to 9 a.m., when Alcorn County Vietnam veterans and th...
Photos with Santa: Event supports fire truck campaign
by Zack Steen
Nov 15, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Santa Claus is coming to the Red Green Market to help save the fire truck. The Crossroads Museum will host their annual Photos with Santa fundraiser on Saturday during the Red Green Market at the C...
Tempers flare over bond issue
by Zack Steen
Nov 14, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
A Monday night Board of Education meeting had heated debate before board members cast the final vote on how to spend a $4.25 million bond issue. The Alcorn School District board room was overflowin...
Caterpillar celebrates 35th anniversary
by Zack Steen
Nov 14, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
The first Corinth Caterpillar facility opened its doors in 1982 with just 11 employees. Thirty-five-years later, more than 1,300 men and woman call their job at CAT Reman’s four Corinth facilities ...
Beaver bounty returns to Alcorn County
by Jebb Johnston
Nov 14, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
For the benefit of Alcorn County cropland, the beaver bounty is returning. Landowners who want to rid their property of the dam builders may sign up now for the program with the USDA Natural Resour...
Fire marshal investigates massive fire
by Mark Boehler
Nov 13, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
The State Fire Marshall is investigating a massive early morning Monday blaze which destroyed a 15,000-square-foot Corinth business. The fire first reported at 4:13 a.m. destroyed Scotty Little & A...
Hydration station: 10K adds feature for runners and walkers
Nov 11, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
Coke 10k event organizator Mona Lisa Grady and avid downtown runner Julia Smith check out the new Coke 10k Hydration Station on Foote Street. From the mind of avid runner and Coca-Cola Bottling Wor...