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Police name suspect in Saturday shooting
by Jebb Johnston
Jul 31, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
The Corinth Police Department has identified a suspect being sought in connection with the Saturday shooting of two individuals. Capt. Dell Green said the suspect is James Myers, 51, of Box Road, C...
Hobby Lobby celebrates grand opening
by Jebb Johnston
Jul 31, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
Crafters and home decor fans flocked to Hobby Lobby in the last few days as the retailer opened at Harper Square. Mary Ann Collins of Corinth said she spent hours browsing the aisles on Friday and ...
Pickin' on the Square brings fun and fellowship downtown
by L.A. Story
Jul 29, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
Getting out of one’s car down the block from the Corinth Courthouse on a hot Thursday night in July could produce something unexpected if one is unprepared. The unlikely sound of a feminine voice s...
Two people hospitalized in Memphis after Corinth shooting
by Jebb Johnston
Jul 29, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
The Corinth Police Department is investigating the shooting early Saturday of a man and a woman at a residence on West Third Street. Both shooting victims are at Regional One Health in Memphis, Ten...
Person of interest held after body found in woods
by Brant Sappington
Jul 28, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
A person of interest is in custody after Booneville police discovered the badly beaten body of a woman in the city late Thursday night. Booneville Police Chief Michael Ramey said the body of a fema...
Motorcyclist attempted to evade traffic stop before wreck
by Jebb Johnston
Jul 28, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
Two people continue to be hospitalized at a Memphis hospital after a motorcycle sped into a busy Corinth intersection Thursday afternoon. Police Chief Ralph Dance said he had attempted to make a tr...
SUV vs. motorcycle: Two remain in critical condition
by Zack Steen
Jul 27, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
Three people were injured in a SUV versus motorcycle wreck early Thursday afternoon in downtown Corinth. Two victims remain in critical condition. The wreck happened at approximately 1:11 p.m. at t...
Woman dies in Corinth house fire
by Mark Boehler
Jul 27, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
The state fire marshall’s office is investigating a Wednesday night fire which claimed the life of a Corinth woman. Corinth Fire Department Training Officer Jerry Whirley told the Daily Corinthian ...
U.S. 72 head-on collision kills one
by Mark Boehler
Jul 26, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
The Corinth Police Department Accident Reconstruction Team is investigating a Tuesday night head-on collision on U.S. 72 which left one woman dead and a man seriously injured. Corinth Police Chief ...
Call goes out for annual prayer walk
by L.A. Story
Jul 26, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
It is a simple plea, and completely heartfelt. The call is being sent out for the faithful to gather and pray for the children of the community and those who will lead them during the school year. ...
'Inflight breakup' blamed in crash
Jul 25, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 23 23 recommendations | email to a friend
CHATSWORTH, Ga. (AP) — Federal investigators who examined the wreckage of a small airplane crash that killed four people earlier this month in Georgia concluded that the aircraft broke apart in mid...
Shelter animal
 calendar contest 
enters final week
by Zack Steen
Jul 25, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
Still a little over $2,000 from hitting goal, the Corinth-Alcorn Animal Shelter’s 2018 calendar photo contest fundraiser is in its final week. Launched in June, the two-month, online-based fundrais...
School board member questions fundraisers
by Zack Steen
Jul 24, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
Are there too many school fundraisers? Alcorn School District board members are once again discussing a way to control the large number of school fundraisers approved each month. District 1 School ...
Drugs, property crimes draw pleas
by Jebb Johnston
Jul 22, 2017 | 2 2 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
Several defendants entered guilty pleas in Alcorn County Circuit Court this week. Sentences handed down by Judge Thomas Gardner III, according to court records, are: • Brandon Wheeler, 33, burglary...
Man dies from crash injuries
by L.A. Story
Jul 22, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
TISHOMINGO COUNTY — A Friday evening crash has resulted in the death of a 25-year-old Corinth man. According to an preliminary report from Tishomingo County Sheriff John Dennis Daugherty, Orion Hug...
Search continues for missing teen
by Brant Sappington
Jul 21, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
The search continues for a Booneville teen missing for almost a month. Angelica Dykes, 17, was last seen on Friday, June 23 in the east Booneville area. Police Chief Michael Ramey said Dykes was se...
Community support FUELS
 Operation Back to School

by L.A. Story
Jul 21, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
KOSSUTH — School supplies for children can be a financial strain on some families and one area church has made it a mission to help by sponsoring Operation Back to School. Beginning at 7 a.m. Satur...
Career choices: Campers explore opportunities
by Michael H. Miller
Jul 20, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
Mark Rowan of Baldwyn wants to be a music producer when he grows up. Thanks to the lessons he and the other campers acquired at the Northeast Mississippi Community College TIGER Manufacturing Camp ...
Officials: New bid process causes concern
by Jebb Johnston
Jul 20, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
The Alcorn County Board of Supervisors is joining others to express concern about new requirements for the bidding process set to take effect at the beginning of 2018. House Bill 1106, which was si...
Latimore, blues artists ready to rock arena
by L.A. Story
Jul 20, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
The Crossroads Arena will be reaching down soul deep to “turn up the blues” on Saturday night. J&S Sound and Productions will present “Let’s Turn up the Blues” at the Crossroads Arena Saturday begi...