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4 seek school board
by Jebb Johnston
Aug 27, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
At the midpoint of qualifying for three seats on the county school board, four candidates have jumped into the races. Those who have turned in papers are April Smith Burns, district 1; Brandon L. J...
Saving a landmark: KES auditorium has new life
by Bobby J. Smith
Aug 27, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
KOSSUTH — The Kossuth community is celebrating a new lease on life for the historic 1936 elementary school auditorium. The building’s future looked anything but rosy back in 2010 when a negative re...
Constables complete training, earn certification
by Bobby J. Smith
Aug 27, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
Alcorn County’s two first-term constables have recently completed their certification training and are ready to serve the community. Constables Johnny Butler and Wayne Duncan completed their certif...
Coaching legend gains hall of fame honors
by Zack Steen
Aug 27, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
Corinth native and Gulf Coast sports legend Ronnie Farris will be honored on Sunday when he is inducted into the Biloxi Sports Hall of Fame. “I grew up a Corinth Warrior playing football, baseball ...
People of the Crossroads - Christy Burns
Aug 27, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
Staff photo by Zack Steen The face of all things Corinth tourism, Christy Burns has been the executive director of the Corinth Area Convention and Visiter’s Bureau for more than three years. “Getti...
Alcorn Central seeks more involvement from community
by Brant Sappington
Aug 27, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
The Golden Bears are asking local golfers to hit the links for a good cause. Hillandale Golf Course will play host to a golf tournament next month in support of improvement efforts at Alcorn Centra...
Display features items from Union soldier
by Bobby J. Smith
Aug 27, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
The Corinth Civil War Interpretive Center has a new exhibit that focuses on a lesser-known chapter in the War Between the States. Local Civil War historian and collector Larry Mangus has loaned the...
A voice for horses: Tishomingo couple has passion for rescuing
by Zack Steen
Aug 27, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
BURNSVILLE — Ricky and Diana (Dee) Rogers traveled to Corinth recently to rescue several large abandoned animals. The Corinth Police Department reported the drop-off of two equines and the city’s a...
Update: Northeast student shot on campus
by Brant Sappington
Aug 26, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
A Northeast Mississippi Community College student was shot in the leg while jogging on the campus Thursday night. Two students were jogging on Jefferson Street on the campus around 11 p.m. when sho...
Update set 
for local
 restaurant
by Jebb Johnston
Aug 26, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
Captain D’s at 800 Highway 72 East is set for a remodel. The city issued a building permit to Patriot Construction for a $60,000 project with interior and exterior improvements at the seafood resta...
River Run
 returns in 
October
by Kimberly Shelton
Aug 26, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
SAVANNAH, Tenn. – During a recent media day held at the historic Savannah Theatre in Savannah, Tenn., American country music artist Darryl Worley unveiled his plans for the future. The 52-year-old ...
Festival celebrates unique brews
by Kimberly Shelton
Aug 26, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
The C.A.R.E garden will be transformed into a beer garden as The Flying Pig and Clark Beverage present their first-ever “When Pigs Fly” Craft Beer Festival. Held on Saturday, Oct. 22 from 1 to 5 p....
People of the Crossroads: Becky Winters, Glen
Aug 26, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
A familiar face inside the Alcorn Central football field concession stand during games, Becky Winters stays busy volunteering as booster club president for the Golden Bears squad. “I love football ...
Council of governments would bring local leaders together
by Jebb Johnston
Aug 25, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
Chancery Clerk Greg Younger is proposing a “council of governments” meeting that would bring together all elected officials of the county and its municipalities to share ideas. “Basically, it’s lea...
Northeast unveils newest workforce training center
by Bobby J. Smith
Aug 25, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
TISHOMINGO COUNTY — Local, state, and college officials turned out Thursday to celebrate the opening of the new Northeast Mississippi Community College Workforce Training Center in the Tri-State Co...
CHS Geezers to host reunion
by Bobby J. Smith
Aug 25, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
Corinth High School graduates from all years are invited to the first annual Corinth Old Geezers Organization (COGO) reunion. Graduates from all classes as well as teachers and coaches are invited ...
Corinth education foundation trumpets in the new year
by Zack Steen
Aug 25, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
After a successful first year fundraiser, the Corinth School District Foundation is returning with “Trumpeting in the New School Year.” Set for Saturday at 6:30 p.m. at the Franklin Courtyard in do...
Fundraising contest to highlight football game
by Zack Steen
Aug 25, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
One Golden Bear fan could go home a lucky winner. Friday’s gridiron match-up between Alcorn Central and Tishomingo County will be highlighted by a special “Punt, Pass, Kick” booster club fundraiser...
People of the Crossroads — Ginger Dillinger
by Bobby J. Smith
Aug 25, 2016 | 1 1 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
Lifelong Corinth resident Ginger Dillinger has been in the insurance business for over 20 years. “I love helping people of all ages find the best fit for their insurance needs,” she said. She is cu...
Law Enforcement Appreciation Rally set for Saturday
by Kimberly Shelton
Aug 25, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
“The Lord will keep you from all evil; He will keep your life. The Lord will keep your going out and your coming in from this time forth and forevermore.” – Psalm 121: 7–8 WALNUT – Showing their su...