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Program controls damaging critter
by Bobby J. Smith
Nov 19, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 40 40 recommendations | email to a friend
There’s a buck-toothed villain with a bounty on his tail in Alcorn County. In an effort to help local landowners conserve timber and crops, the Alcorn County Soil and Water Conservation District is...
Nelda's Elves complete toy run for children
by Bobby J. Smith
Nov 19, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 40 40 recommendations | email to a friend
A large group of community-minded motorcyclists were out in force for a toy ride on Saturday. Approximately 60 bikers raised the kickstands and took a chilly morning ride to deliver toys to the kid...
CT-A seeks community feedback, opinions
by Kimberly Shelton
Nov 19, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 42 42 recommendations | email to a friend
Encouraging local involvement, Corinth Theatre-Arts is appealing to members of the community for their feedback and opinions. “We are currently seeking play suggestions for next season and need you...
The Alliance names Clayton Stanley as president
Nov 18, 2016 | 1 1 comments | 43 43 recommendations | email to a friend
The Alliance, Corinth and Alcorn County’s economic development organization, today announced Clayton Stanley of Corinth as its new president effective Jan. 1, following an intensive nationwide sear...
Car burglaries on the rise
by Jebb Johnston
Nov 18, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 39 39 recommendations | email to a friend
With thieves looking for easy pickings in driveways and parking lots, the police department is warning residents to lock car doors and be on the lookout for suspicious activity. Car burglaries, in ...
Celebrate Corinth continues to wow guests
by Kimberly Shelton
Nov 18, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 43 43 recommendations | email to a friend
It was a sparkling affair filled with festive lights and hot wish-list items as patrons gathered for Main Street Corinth’s 12th Annual Celebrate Corinth event. Held at Farmers & Merchants Bank in h...
Absentee voting underway for court runoff
by Jebb Johnston
Nov 18, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 41 41 recommendations | email to a friend
Election commissioners certified the general election results Thursday morning as attention turns to a low-key runoff for a seat on the Mississippi Supreme Court. Absentee voting is in progress for...
Donations, fundraisers approved by board
by Zack Steen
Nov 18, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 38 38 recommendations | email to a friend
Donations, fundraisers approved by board
Smithsonian's "Hometown Teams" opens Saturday
Nov 17, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 38 38 recommendations | email to a friend
The Crossroads Museum’s new exhibit combines the Smithsonian’s take on sports in American culture with a collection of local sports memorabilia. It is designed to convey to the viewer what the play...
Man charged with assaulting deputy
by Staff Reports
Nov 17, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 40 40 recommendations | email to a friend
A Corinth man is accused of assaulting a Tishomingo County deputy during an arrest following a traffic stop. Isiah Blake Leatherwood,19, of 601 Cotton Wood Drive, got into a struggle as K9 Deputy S...
Golden Bears travel yellow brick road
by Kimberly Shelton
Nov 17, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 39 39 recommendations | email to a friend
Audiences will take a journey down the yellow brick road as Alcorn Central High School thespians present “Oz”. Presented as their competition entry for the Northeast Mississippi High School Drama F...
Foundation plans trip to Washington
by Kimberly Shelton
Nov 17, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 42 42 recommendations | email to a friend
Touring some of the Capitol’s most notable museums, the Easom Outreach Foundation has planned a trip to Washington, D.C. with a special excursion to the National Museum of African American History ...
Santa joins fun at Red Green Market
by Zack Steen
Nov 17, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 40 40 recommendations | email to a friend
Santa Claus is coming to the Red Green Market. Back by popular demand, the Crossroads Museum will host Photos with Santa on Saturday during the Red Green Market at the Corinth Depot. Santa, portray...
City sewer rate discussions continue
by Jebb Johnston
Nov 16, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 41 41 recommendations | email to a friend
The average sewer bill for a Corinth resident would rise by about $8 over a period of five years under one rate scenario being considered by the Board of Mayor and Aldermen. Discussion of a possibl...
Nutcracker Christmas returns
by Kimberly Shelton
Nov 16, 2016 | 1 1 comments | 40 40 recommendations | email to a friend
Passing on the generous spirit of giving, Rowan House will present their 2nd Annual Nutcracker Christmas on Sunday, Nov. 20. An enchanting private shopping event, children ages 4–12 will journey in...
Nine defendants make guilty pleas
by Jebb Johnston
Nov 16, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 41 41 recommendations | email to a friend
A number of defendants recently made guilty pleas in Alcorn County Circuit Court. Court is in session this week and also convened the week of Oct. 31. Sentences handed down on guilty pleas, accordi...
Broommaker joins apprentice program
Nov 16, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 39 39 recommendations | email to a friend
SELMER, Tenn. ­— A McNairy County resident has been chosen to be a part of the Tennessee Arts Commission Folklife Program. The program is designed to encourage the survival and continued developmen...
Event features food, auction
by Kimberly Shelton
Nov 16, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 40 40 recommendations | email to a friend
Highlighting local restaurants and other businesses, the 2016 Celebrate Corinth event will be held at 6 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 17 at Farmers & Merchants Bank. Hosted by Main Street Corinth, the ann...
Man involved In fatal pursuit sentenced to 24 years
Nov 16, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 39 39 recommendations | email to a friend
(AP) — A Corinth man accused of leading law enforcement on a pursuit that turned fatal has been sentenced to 24 years in prison on a previous charge. According to Assistant District Attorney David ...
City board adopts solar panel ordinance
Nov 15, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 39 39 recommendations | email to a friend
After several months of discussion, the Corinth Board of Mayor and Aldermen on Tuesday adopted an ordinance to regulate the placement of solar panels in the city. With one alderman absent and anoth...