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City issues permit for Ollie's Outlet at old Kmart building
by Jebb Johnston
Aug 08, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 23 23 recommendations | email to a friend
The City of Corinth has issued a building permit for an outlet store locating in a portion of the old Kmart building at Fulton Crossing. Building Inspector Greg Tyson said the store is Ollie’s Barg...
Artist shares eclectic vision in new exhibit
by Jebb Johnston
Aug 08, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
As early as age six, Karen Barclay filled giant canvases with landscape paintings. “No one told me that kids weren’t supposed to do that,” said the 1972 McNairy Central High School graduate and art...
McDowell still loves 
performing after 40 years

by L.A. Story
Aug 08, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
Ronnie McDowell is a widely-known singer with many hits and a long history of performing and he says he still loves what he does after 40 years. “I’m still having fun,” said the performer. “Not man...
Area law enforcement arrest two on drug charges
by Zack Steen
Aug 07, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 23 23 recommendations | email to a friend
An Alcorn County woman has been arrested on drug charges. Fifty-year-old Rienzi resident Wilma Huggins Robertson was apprehended by Tishomingo County Sheriff’s deputies last week. The arrest was ma...
Journey's theater: Local aims to teach kids
 how to act with confidence
by L.A. Story
Aug 07, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 26 26 recommendations | email to a friend
She said she is naturally shy, but theater helped her. Now she wants to return the favor. “I am not a person who would just come up and talk to you normally,” said 22-year-old Corinth resident, Jou...
Corinth man faces first-degree murder charge
by Mark Boehler
Aug 06, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 25 25 recommendations | email to a friend
A half million dollar bond has been set for a 34-year-old Corinth man charged with the weekend murder of another Corinth man. Corinth Police Chief Ralph Dance told the Daily Corinthian the suspect ...
Police: Beware of counterfeit bills
by Jebb Johnston
Aug 05, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 26 26 recommendations | email to a friend
At least two Northeast Mississippi law enforcement agencies have had recent reports of counterfeit bills in circulation. Corinth Police Chief Ralph Dance said he believes his department stopped the...
MRHC receives American Heart Association awards
by Brant Sappington
Aug 05, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 23 23 recommendations | email to a friend
Magnolia Regional Health Center last week received a trio of the American Heart Association’s Mission: Lifeline awards for implementing quality improvement measures for the treatment of patients wh...
Shooting suspect captured; faces attempted murder charges
by Jebb Johnston
Aug 04, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 28 28 recommendations | email to a friend
Several law enforcement agencies on Friday morning apprehended a Corinth man who is facing charges of attempted murder. Police Chief Ralph Dance said James Myers, 51, of Box Road, was taken into cu...
Emergency communications technology to be tested
by L.A. Story
Aug 04, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 23 23 recommendations | email to a friend
Always working to improve the ability to provide emergency communications, Alcorn County Emergency Management Agency will be taking part in a statewide test of new ham radio technology Saturday. Th...
John Berry comes to Corinth for Country at the Crossroads
by L.A. Story
Aug 04, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 25 25 recommendations | email to a friend
John Berry literally went from “Humble Beginnings” to becoming a Grammy Award-winning country singer and this weekend he is coming back to Corinth. He will be a heavy-hitting headliner, along with ...
Symphony shares musical journey in new season
by L.A. Story
Aug 03, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 25 25 recommendations | email to a friend
Lovers of live symphonic music will journey around the globe during the Corinth Symphony Orchestra’s new concert season. The Corinth Symphony Orchestra released information regarding its 2017-2018 ...
Museum seeks city funding increase
by Jebb Johnston
Aug 03, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 26 26 recommendations | email to a friend
With a new budget year approaching, the Crossroads Museum is looking to offset a reduction in income stemming from the exit of the Coca-Cola memorabilia exhibit. Executive Director Brandy Steen tol...
Napping student misses bus stop
by Jebb Johnston
Aug 02, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
A combination of heavy traffic and a nap on the bus ride home made for an extra long first day of school on Monday for a Corinth first-grader. The usual traffic snarl at Droke Road and the South Ha...
Mark Wills set for Corinth show
by L.A. Story
Aug 02, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 23 23 recommendations | email to a friend
ACM award-winning country singer Mark Wills said he wants to give everybody “a personal invitation to come out and have a good time” this Saturday. Wills will be part of an award-winning lineup as ...
Living Free to host alumni meeting
by Zack Steen
Aug 02, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
Living Free Ministries will welcome Home of Grace alumni on Thursday night during the local addiction recovery’s weekly meeting. Based on the Mississippi Gulf Coast, the Home of Grace has a working...
Iuka man dies in fatal U.S. 45 accident
by Mark Boehler
Aug 02, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
An Iuka man celebrating his 67th birthday died in a tragic traffic accident Tuesday night at the intersection of Wheeler Grove Road and U.S. 45 South. Alcorn County Coroner Jay Jones told the Daily...
Animal shelter eyes new building
by Jebb Johnston
Aug 01, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
The Corinth-Alcorn Animal Shelter is working toward establishing a foundation to raise $1 million for the construction of a new shelter facility. The current building on Proper Street is said to pr...
Musical comedy 'Spamalot' hits CT-A stage
by Zack Steen
Aug 01, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
“We eat ham, and jam, and Spam a lot.” Sixteen local thespians are set to bring the tongue-in-cheek performance of the Monty Python lovingly ripped musical, “Spamalot” to life on the Crossroads Pla...
Booneville man charged with capital murder
by Brant Sappington
Jul 31, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
BOONEVILLE — Capital murder charges have been filed against a Booneville man in the brutal murder of his estranged wife whose bound, beaten and stabbed body was discovered in a wooded area of the c...