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Fire department hosts Biggersville Toy Drive
by Zack Steen
Dec 15, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 56 56 recommendations | email to a friend
BIGGERSVILLE — Helping those who need help. Organizers with the 6th annual Biggersville Toy Drive are hoping to make this year their biggest ever as they collect donations in the drive hosted by Bi...
People of the Crossroads: Jane Gurley, Corinth
Dec 15, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 59 59 recommendations | email to a friend
Jane Gurley likes being on the front lines to greet visitors at the Crossroads Museum as an occasional volunteer. “It’s a good way to spend your time and get out of the house,” said Gurley, who ret...
Corinth police investigate shooting death in home
by Jebb Johnston
Dec 15, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 61 61 recommendations | email to a friend
Corinth police are investigating a Wednesday night shooting death in a Tate Street home. Police Chief Ralph Dance said the victim is Paul D. Lavender, 49, of 1427 Tate Street. The police department...
Corinth man killed in crash; hit-and-run suspect sought
by Jebb Johnston
Dec 15, 2016 | 1 1 comments | 64 64 recommendations | email to a friend
A Corinth man was killed in a crash near the state line Wednesday afternoon, and the Tennessee Highway Patrol is seeking an unknown commercial driver who left the scene. THP identified the deceased...
CT-A stages 'The Best Christmas Pageant Ever'
by Zack Steen
Dec 14, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 64 64 recommendations | email to a friend
Just in time for Christmas, a hilarious holiday classic is set to grace the stage of the Crossroads Playhouse. “The Best Christmas Pageant Ever” features a large cast of Crossroads area children wh...
Glen moves forward on school property
by Zack Steen
Dec 14, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 60 60 recommendations | email to a friend
The Town of Glen has voted to move forward to acquire the former Glendale school. Alcorn School District Attorney Arch Bullard told school board members earlier this week the town wants to continue...
District expands graduation options
by Zack Steen
Dec 14, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 65 65 recommendations | email to a friend
The Alcorn County school district will soon offer another option for high school students to earn their diploma. The Alcorn School District Board of Education said Monday the district would join Ne...
Children benefit from Civitan event
by Bobby J. Smith
Dec 14, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 67 67 recommendations | email to a friend
The jolly fat man from the North Pole bounded into the room with a smile. “Merry Christmas! Are there any good little boys and girls here today?” said old Saint Nick. “Today is all about y’all.” It...
People of the Crossroads — Brenda Finger, Corinth
by Jebb Johnston
Dec 14, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 64 64 recommendations | email to a friend
“Sometimes I’m a mother as well as a teacher,” said Brenda Finger, a staff member with Project Attention, where she helps children with their studies after school. She was proud to see kids from he...
USS Shiloh, park host virtual Civil War lesson
by Michael Walston
Dec 14, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 60 60 recommendations | email to a friend
Shiloh National Military Park and sailors from the Ticonderoga-class guided missile cruiser USS Shiloh (CG 67), hosted a historic, interactive video lesson for seventh-grade students of “Team Shilo...
City changes insurance providers
by Jebb Johnston
Dec 13, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 73 73 recommendations | email to a friend
The City of Corinth is making a few changes in its employee benefit offerings in the coming year. The Board of Aldermen voted last week to change providers for vision, dental and life insurance. En...
Toasting the new year: VFW plans New Year's Eve gala
by Kimberly Shelton
Dec 13, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 71 71 recommendations | email to a friend
Continuing their efforts to raise money for local veterans and community causes, V.F.W. Post 3962 of Corinth is preparing to host their annual New Year’s Eve Blow Out. Slated for 6 p.m. on Saturday...
Group donates over 350 acres to Shiloh park
by For the Daily Corinthian
Dec 13, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 68 68 recommendations | email to a friend
Representatives of the Friends of the Siege and Battle of Corinth completed the donation of 11 tracts of land totaling over 350 acres to Shiloh National Military Park on Thursday, Dec. 8 The Corint...
Firemen host toy giveaway
by Bobby J. Smith
Dec 13, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 67 67 recommendations | email to a friend
JACINTO — An Alcorn County fire department is working to provide a better Christmas for some local kids. A Christmas toy giveaway is slated for Saturday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Jacinto Volunteer ...
Basket Fund tops $5,000
by Staff Report
Dec 13, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 70 70 recommendations | email to a friend
The 21st Annual Corinth Rotary Club/Daily Corinthian Christmas Basket Fund has topped the $5,000 mark. A $23,000 fund raising goal was set so 1,000 food baskets can be given to local families begin...
Community supports Corinth Ballet's matinee
by Kimberly Shelton
Dec 13, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 65 65 recommendations | email to a friend
From one child's exclamation of "Wow! That's cool!" to Clara's beloved nutcracker bouncing unexpectedly off stage, the Corinth Ballet's Sunday matinee was filled with excitement and intrigue. Impre...
Alderman vote to change insurance providers
by Jebb Johnston
Dec 13, 2016 | 1 1 comments | 66 66 recommendations | email to a friend
The City of Corinth is making a few changes in its employee benefit offerings in the coming year. The Board of Aldermen voted last week to change providers for vision, dental and life insurance. En...
Family gets in holiday spirit
by Zack Steen
Dec 12, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 72 72 recommendations | email to a friend
One Corinth family is passing on their love of Christmas via more than 20,000 twinkling lights. Dr. Randy and Tammi Frazier have brought their stately downtown home to life this holiday season with...