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Update: Northeast student shot on campus
by Brant Sappington
Aug 26, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 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 | 1 1 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 | 1 1 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 | 1 1 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 | 1 1 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 | 2 2 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 | 2 2 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 | 2 2 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 | 2 2 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 | 2 2 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...
Foundation fundraiser set for Saturday
by Zack Steen
Aug 25, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 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...
Tax hike likely for Alcorn County
by Jebb Johnston
Aug 24, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Alcorn County is likely headed toward a tax increase in the new budget year beginning Oct. 1. After three hours Tuesday afternoon going through the budget line-by-line, the Board of Supervisors arr...
County closes unsafe bridge
by Jebb Johnston
Aug 24, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Fourth District Supervisor Steve Glidewell shut down the County Road 510 bridge over Kossuth Creek Wednesday afternoon after an inspection deemed it no longer safe for traffic. The unsafe bridge is...
Corinth continues planning discussion
by Zack Steen
Aug 24, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
City leaders are looking to the future. The Corinth Board of Mayor and Alderman furthered discussed on Tuesday the possibility of entering into a comprehensive planning project that would change th...
Armyworms invading area yards, fields
by Brant Sappington
Aug 24, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
An army of tiny invaders is wreaking havoc on area yards and fields, but there are defenses available to battle the onslaught of the fall armyworm. Heavy infestations of the hungry worms have been ...
Walnut touts wellness center project
Aug 24, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
WALNUT — The Town of Walnut has announced plans to renovate the vacant building located at 130 Smith Drive. The 6,000 square foot construction project will transform the current building into a new...
More than 60 volunteers sign up Team Read
by Steve Beavers
Aug 24, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
SELMER, Tenn. — Making life better for children. It’s why over 60 people showed up on a Sunday afternoon. The large contingent were part of Team Read Training at First Baptist Church. Team Read is ...
Happy 100th birthday to National Park Service
by Dale Wilkerson
Aug 24, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Today the National Park Service turns 100 years old, and there are celebrations and commemorations being held throughout the nation. The parks and monuments have justifiably been called “the crown ...