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Supervisors hope
 to resolve 911 issues
by Jebb Johnston
Jan 23, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
After several electrical surges damaged equipment at the 911 communications center as the result of lightning, Alcorn County is moving toward a fix for the problem. The facility does not have prope...
Graduation rates rank high
by Zack Steen
Jan 23, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Schools in Corinth and Alcorn County received praise this week by the Mississippi Department of Education. MDE reported that both the Corinth School District and the Alcorn School District have som...
MRHC hosts 
heart conference
by Kimberly Shelton
Jan 23, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Encouraging heart-healthy lifestyles, Magnolia Regional Health Center will host an informative event in recognition of American Heart Month. Filled with heart-savvy tips and advice, the 2017 “Matte...
People of the Crossroads – Dane Aube, Corinth
by Zack Steen
Jan 23, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
In his third year at the helm of Corinth High School, Principal Dane Aube says it's the best place he's ever worked. "It's rare to find a school district and a community who truly want good schools...
Basket Fund 
tops $17,000
Jan 23, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
The 21st Annual Corinth Rotary Club / Daily Corinthian Christmas Basket has grown to $17,017. A $23,000 fund raising goal was set so 1,000 food baskets could be given to local families on Saturday,...
Student reunites with life-changing teacher
by Kimberly Shelton
Jan 23, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Relating a story almost 30 years in the making, the Daily Corinthian recently sat down with ISAA Flash Coach John McKinney of Booneville, who shared a heartwarming story of a reunion with one of hi...
Store owner recognized for Alzheimer's Foundation efforts
by Kimberly Shelton
Jan 22, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
Remembering those who’ve forgotten, t. feazell owner Tadd Feazell was recently praised for his tireless efforts to raise Alzheimer’s awareness in his community. The organizer was featured in the Wi...
1 Injured in head-on crash
by Zack Steen
Jan 21, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
One person was transported to the hospital following a early Saturday afternoon head-on collision at Suitors Crossing in western Alcorn County. Multiple sheriff’s deputies were among a hand full of...
Legislature focuses on statewide law enforcement
by Zack Steen
Jan 21, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
Earlier this week, during Republican Gov. Phill Bryant’s State of the State address, he emphasized the importance of Blue Lives. In Mississippi, Blue Lives matter, he said. “Across our nation, law ...
Municipal elections begin to take shape
by Jebb Johnston
Jan 21, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
Qualifying for municipal elections continues in most cities and towns across Mississippi. In Alcorn County, it’s an election year for Farmington, Rienzi, Kossuth and Glen, with mayors and aldermen ...
Concert will benefit children's hospital
by Kimberly Shelton
Jan 21, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
Taking advantage of the historic Corinth Coliseum Civic Center’s stunning acoustics, Billy’s Entertainment will present their third benefit concert this February. The fundraising concert is slated ...
People of the Crossroads - Charles Rushing, Corinth
Jan 21, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
Offering patrons a sip of the past, Old Time Soda Company Owner Charles Rushing enjoys locating vintage sodas and novelty candies from all over the world. A former school principal with 20 years in...
Tennessee woman killed in Tishomingo crash
Jan 21, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
A single vehicle crash in Tishomingo County has claimed the life of a Tennessee woman. Brittney N. Moser, 27, of Greeneville, Tenn., was pronounced dead at the scene of the crash on Mississippi Hig...
Trump sworn in as 45th president
by Julie Pace: AP White House Correspondent
Jan 20, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
WASHINGTON — Pledging to empower America’s “forgotten men and women,” Donald Trump was sworn in as the 45th president of the United States Friday, taking command of a deeply divided nation and ushe...
ACHS students plan for mission trip to Haiti
by Bobby J. Smith
Jan 20, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
A group of eight Alcorn Central High School football players are raising money for an upcoming mission trip to Haiti. Their fundraisers, which will begin soon, include a T-shirt sale, silent auctio...
Parks shocked by proposed school consolidation bill
by Zack Steen
Jan 20, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
A Oxford senator introduced a bill to the Mississippi Legislature this week that would merge North and South Tippah School Districts. Sen. Gray Tollison (R-Lafayette, Panola) filed Senate Bill 2462...
People of the Crossroads – Bryan Essary
by Kimberly Shelton
Jan 20, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
A veteran actor and director, Farmington Baptist Church Music Minister Bryan Essary enjoys sharing his love of dramatic and performing arts with others. The Corinth native will return as guest dire...
Music Club presents first concert of 2017
by Kimberly Shelton
Jan 20, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
“If life was a piano light and darkness would be the keys. And shadows would be the melody that creates the harmony.” ― Joe Rodriguez Kicking off another exciting year of Mid-Morning Concerts, the ...
Adult and 3 children sent to hospital after wreck
by Zack Steen
Jan 19, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
A slippery roadway may have caused a one-vehicle wreck Wednesday night. Four people, including three children, were transported to the hospital with injuries following the wreck in North Corinth on...
Rienzi Library welcomes new manager
Jan 19, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
RIENZI — The Rienzi Library has new books, a new look and a new face. D.E. Wilson of the Booneville area recently took on duties as the branch manager. A former entrepreneur, he spent several years...