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'Big Chicken' gets homecoming
by Kimberly Shelton
Sep 16, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
As residents of the Gift community prepare for the Big Chicken’s homecoming, confusion has reigned over what to do and where to park. An itinerary has been provided for the “Big Chicken” Homecoming...
Cancer walk brings awareness
by Kimberly Shelton
Sep 16, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
For every fight won, for each battle lost, for those still fighting... Rallying for a cause, Hopewell Missionary Baptist Church in Rienzi is teaming up with others to sponsor their first ever aware...
Whitehurst tourney benefits DARE
by Steve Beavers
Sep 16, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
A pair of local DARE officers are glad the Owen B. Whitehurst Memorial Golf Tournament decided to tee it up. Tournament founder Mike Whitehurst presented a $1,000 check to both the Alcorn County an...
VFW Ladies Aux. hosts silent auction
by Kimberly Shelton
Sep 16, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
The members of VFW Post 3962 Ladies Auxiliary are at it again. This time, Life Member Barbie Reinke is organizing a silent auction for a knitted flag. All proceeds from the fund-raiser will go towa...
County fair hosts kids health checks
by Steve Beavers
Sep 16, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
It's all about the kids. Organizers of the 4th Annual Alcorn County Fair are continuing their healthy commitment to youngsters in the area. The devotion to make things better for children begins on...
SO deputies, narcotics unit makes arrest
by Staff Reports
Sep 16, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
A Corinth man was arrested over the weekend for felony possession of methamphetamine with intent to sale. Paul Jeffery Glasgow, 57, of 19 County Road 429, Corinth, was stopped by deputies with the ...
Strength Team performs at fair
by Steve Beavers
Sep 16, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
Jonathan Marsh is in need of 100 concrete blocks. The Modern Woodmen financial representative isn't building a house. He needs them for a show of strength. The Strength Team is returning to the are...
Shelter supporters pack county supervisors' meeting
by Jebb Johnston
Sep 15, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
County supervisors and Corinth-Alcorn Animal Shelter Director Charlotte Doehner agreed on Monday that a plan consisting of more than an infusion of funds is needed to deal with unwanted animals. Ad...
Northeast College sees enrollment increase
by Jebb Johnston
Sep 15, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
An unexpected spike in student enrollment accompanied the start of a new year at Northeast Mississippi Community College. “We have about 400 students that we had not anticipated,” College President...
Biker friends host 'bike nights'
by Kimberly Shelton
Sep 15, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Held since August of last year, the local Bike Nights were created as a way to bring the biker community together in support of others in need. “Bike Night is a way to share the love of the ride, i...
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