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Classic story: CT-A brings 'Dr. Dolittle' to life
by Zack Steen
May 31, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 35 35 recommendations | email to a friend
The life and adventures of "Dr. Dolittle" will roar to life this weekend at Corinth Theatre-Arts. The classic story by Hugh Lofting will feature Dolittle, the gentle Englishmen who can talk to anim...
Meth trafficking charge nets man 30-year term
by Staff Reports
May 31, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 29 29 recommendations | email to a friend
BOONEVILLE — A Prentiss County jury found a man guilty on Wednesday of trafficking methamphetamine, and his sentence reflects tougher sentencing laws. Roman Harvell, 35, was arrested Sept. 28, 2016...
Foundation promises busy, fun slate
by L.A. Story
May 31, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 33 33 recommendations | email to a friend
The last weekend in June promises to be busy, fun and helpful to the community. The Easom Outreach Foundation recently announced their schedule of events. Proceeds raised from events which will tak...
Public input sought for Corinth's long-range planning
by Jebb Johnston
May 30, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 33 33 recommendations | email to a friend
A couple of public meetings are coming up for Corinth’s long-range planning process for the future development of the city. Envision Corinth 2040 continues with a session on Monday from 6 to 7:30 p...
Cook's 10th visit to Corinth yields chili win
by Mark Boehler
May 30, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 32 32 recommendations | email to a friend
An Illinois chili cook has not missed a Crossroads Chili Cookoff. His 10th visit to Corinth proved to be a keeper as the cook punched his ticket to the International Chili Society (ICS) World Champ...
Gospel Kingsmen to honor Frazier at concert
by Zack Steen
May 30, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 31 31 recommendations | email to a friend
A legendary gospel music group will return to Corinth this weekend for the 20th Annual Leon Frazier Memorial Concert presented by the Corinth Kiwanis Club. The Kingsmen Quartet will headline the co...
Charges filed after suspects open fire on home
by Mark Boehler
May 29, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 35 35 recommendations | email to a friend
The Alcorn County Sheriff’s Office has released the names of the suspects who opened fire on a southeast Alcorn County home. Facing a felony charge of shooting into an occupied dwelling are 18-year...
Patriotism shines at Shiloh memorial program
by Jebb Johnston
May 29, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 32 32 recommendations | email to a friend
SHILOH, Tenn. — Against the backdrop of countless grave markers, hundreds gathered at Shiloh National Cemetery Monday morning to remember the fallen. Shiloh National Military Park Superintendent Da...
Corinth Memorial Day Program
May 28, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 34 34 recommendations | email to a friend
Twelve-year-old Priscilla Turner of Biggersville walks through Corinth National Cemetery Sunday afternoon prior to the American Legion Post #6 Memorial Day program. Over a 100 turned out for the pr...
Murder suspect arrested naked
May 27, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 36 36 recommendations | email to a friend
SELMER, Tenn. — It took five law enforcement officers to subdue a murder suspect walking naked on a highway in Selmer. The man is wanted for two murders in St. Louis County, Mo. It was not clear wh...
Sheriff's office investigates shooting
by Mark Boehler
May 27, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 39 39 recommendations | email to a friend
The Alcorn County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a bizarre turn of events Friday afternoon when two men opened fire with a rifle and shotgun on a house in southeast Alcorn County. Two shooting s...
CHS seniors present 'Night with the Stars'
May 27, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 36 36 recommendations | email to a friend
The Corinth High School Class of 2017 will hit the stage this week with their annual Follies show. “A Night with the Stars” features more than 100 cast and crew senior members as they return to CHS...
Workshop will put teachers in touch with history
by Jebb Johnston
May 27, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 35 35 recommendations | email to a friend
Area teachers have a chance to spend several days preparing to put students in touch with local history both inside and outside the classroom. The Corinth School District and Shiloh National Milita...
Crossroads Chili Cookoff
May 27, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 35 35 recommendations | email to a friend
Staff photo by Mark Boehler Amanda Heikel of Harrisburg, Penn. serves up some chili during the People's Choice competition at the Crossroads Chili Cookoff on Saturday in downtown Corinth at the His...
Alcorn unemployment falls to 3.7 percent
May 26, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 36 36 recommendations | email to a friend
Alcorn County unemployment dipped below 4 percent in April, falling from the prior month and year. At 3.7 percent, the jobless rate is down from 4.1 percent in March and 4.6 percent in April 2016. ...
Meeting aims to improve free legal services
by Jebb Johnston
May 26, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 38 38 recommendations | email to a friend
Organizers of the free family law clinic are looking for ways to make it better. A community planning meeting to receive input is set for noon on Thursday at the Corinth Library. Among those expect...
'Whiny man' play mixes humor and a message
by L.A. Story
May 26, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 34 34 recommendations | email to a friend
How do you get a guy to behave? You tell on him to his mama. At least that is how four men are taught a valuable lesson in the upcoming stage play, “The Whiny Man Syndrome.” Carol Norton Production...
Pioneer camp takes kids back in time
by L.A. Story
May 26, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 33 33 recommendations | email to a friend
BURNSVILLE — Crossroads area children can step back in time for one day and attend Pioneer School at a unique camp. Registrations are being taken for the one-day Pioneer School Camp to be held from...
Spicy showdown: Chili Cookoff marks 10th year
by Zack Steen
May 25, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 35 35 recommendations | email to a friend
Professional chili cookers will light their fires on Saturday at the tenth annual Crossroads Chili Cookoff and event goers may get the best end of the deal. Locals will be able to taste all prepare...
Legion to commemorate Memorial Day
by L.A. Story
May 25, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 33 33 recommendations | email to a friend
The public is encouraged to come and participate in a time of honor and remembrance for the country’s heroes who were willing to give the ultimate sacrifice. At 9 a.m. Saturday morning, everyone is...