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Supervisors hear first budget requests
by Jebb Johnston
Jul 07, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
The Alcorn County Board of Supervisors received its first round of budget requests Monday as local governments begin to plan for the upcoming fiscal year. The county and city have until Sept. 15 to...
Singer-songwriter Cory Smith to headline at Slugburger Fest
by Zack Steen
Jul 07, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
At first, Cory Smith wasn’t sure he wanted to try a slugburger. The singer-songwriter will make his debut in Corinth on Saturday night headlining the 28th Annual Slugburger Festival, and trying the...
Cemetery Bids Opened
by Jebb Johnston
Jul 07, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Three parties submitted bids for the purchase of Forrest Memorial Park cemetery. Chancery Clerk Bobby Marolt unsealed the bids Tuesday afternoon in the courtroom of the Chancery Building as several...
Ladies Football Clinic to be held at CHS
by Kimberly Shelton
Jul 07, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Attendees will spend a day in the life of a Corinth High School Football player as Magnolia Regional Health Center and the Corinth School District Foundation hosts “Ladies of the Gridiron”. Slated ...
Contract awarded for park expansion
by Jebb Johnston
Jul 06, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
The start of construction of the Crossroads Regional Park expansion should be just weeks away following Monday’s awarding of the contract. With the bond sale completed, the Alcorn County Board of S...
Road map pillows featured on GMA
by Kimberly Shelton
Jul 06, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
Recently appearing on ABC’s “Good Morning America,” Corinth artist Jessica Humphreys impressed viewers with her Southern charm and colorful road map design pillows. Capturing the true flavor and es...
Raises approved for county employees
by Jebb Johnston
Jul 06, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
Pay raises approved Monday for several Alcorn County employees will be the last of the current fiscal year. The Board of Supervisors voted 4-1 to put a freeze on any further pay hikes before the ne...
High speed chase ends in Alcorn County
by Zack Steen
Jul 06, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
A Chester County, Tenn. juvenile is in police custody after an assault and high speed chase that ended in Alcorn County Sunday afternoon. The 17-year-old male was meeting with a Department of Child...
Clergy ponders issue of safety
by Kimberly Shelton
Jul 04, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Local pastors and church officials are bringing to the forefront the issues surrounding church safety, in wake of the heartbreaking shootings of nine members of Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal ...
Effort collects coupons for troops
by Steve Beavers
Jul 04, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Sheila McDaniel had her calculator in hand. The American Legion Post 6 Ladies Auxiliary member needed it with thousands of coupons left to count. McDaniel and fellow auxiliary members Carlean Parke...
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