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Prison escapees among those indicted
by Jebb Johnston
Sep 20, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Two men who escaped from the regional correctional facility in June are among those indicted during the latest session of the Alcorn County Grand Jury. A joint indictment for Sirdon Capanion Greer ...
United Way kicks off year
by Zack Steen
Sep 20, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Area civic club members got a preview of the local agencies United Way has chosen to support for 2014 during a special kickoff meeting this week. More than 150 Kiwanis, Rotary and Civitain members ...
Strength team teaches about right choices
by Steve Beavers
Sep 20, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
GLEN – Choices come in either the good or bad variety. Strength Team members Joel Caldwell and Zeb Bishop pumped up Glendale Elementary School students to always go with the right choice. "Good cho...
Event adds 'bark' in Oktoberfest
by Kimberly Shelton
Sep 20, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
As trick-or-treaters prepare for a haunting Halloween, the Corinth Alcorn Animal Shelter is giving a voice to the area's furry inhabitants. Making it an October to remember, the local shelter is bu...
Festival highlights fun-filled day of events
by Kimberly Shelton
Sep 19, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Today is a big day for the Crossroads area as multiple events are set to kick off at once. Corinth Elementary School will hold their annual CES PTO Fall Festival from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., enticing al...
National FFA officer teaches leadership
by Steve Beavers
Sep 19, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
KOSSUTH – FFA isn't just about cows and plows anymore. Kossuth High School FFA instructor Brad Gilmore uses the phrase often. "FFA is a leadership course," said Gilmore. "A lot of kids don't join b...
Tax collections continue upward trend
by Jebb Johnston
Sep 19, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
An upward trend in sales tax collections helped make fiscal 2014 the best for the city in six years. Nine consecutive monthly increases propelled the year to a total of $5.809 million, rising about...
Sportsman's Banquet set for today
by Steve Beavers
Sep 19, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
SELMER, Tenn. – Volunteers with a local ministry want to see it expand. The next step begins today at McNairy Central High School and McNairy County Fairgrounds. The 2014 Sportsman's Banquet gets u...
Local man arrested on drug charges
by Jebb Johnston
Sep 19, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
An Alcorn County man was arrested on drug charges following a traffic stop this week. Michael Lynn Smith was charged with felony possession of methamphetamine on Tuesday after a deputy stopped a tr...
New indictment made in former pastor's case
by Jebb Johnston
Sep 19, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
An Alcorn County Grand Jury returned a new indictment in the sexual battery case of former Farmington Baptist Church pastor Timothy D. Nall. It is a two-count indictment, with count one for sexual ...
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