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Father-Daughter Ball set to make memories
by Zack Steen
Dec 23, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 45 45 recommendations | email to a friend
It will be a denim and diamond kind of night. The Father-Daughter Ball presented by the Corinth Kiwanis Club will return in February for the sixth annual fundraiser event. Set for Saturday, Feb. 11...
Two-vehicle accident sends one to the hospital
by Zack Steen
Dec 22, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 47 47 recommendations | email to a friend
A City of Corinth brush truck was involved in a two-vehicle wreck that sent one person to the hospital. The wreck happened Thursday morning around 10:15 a.m. on Proper Street at the edge of the cit...
Building slated for renovation
by Jebb Johnston
Dec 22, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 47 47 recommendations | email to a friend
A dormant Cruise Street building is set to get renovations for upstairs apartments and possibly ground-level retail space. The new owner of the property at 509 Cruise Street, Chris Tays, gained a c...
Churches hosting Christmas services
by Kimberly Shelton
Dec 22, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 48 48 recommendations | email to a friend
In celebration of the birth of Christ and another unpromised holiday season here on earth, the following local churches will hold Christmas Eve and Christmas Day services: • St. James Catholic Chur...
Students headed to state reading fair
by Zack Steen
Dec 22, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 49 49 recommendations | email to a friend
Alcorn County bookworms will be well represented when the group of lucky students travel to the state reading fair in February. K-12 students gathered at the Mississippi State Extension Center in C...
Police seek motive in shooting death
by Jebb Johnston
Dec 21, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 53 53 recommendations | email to a friend
As family members prepare to say goodbye to Paul D. Lavender, Corinth police continue to try to find the reason that two unknown men killed him in his Tate Street home last week. The 49-year-old wa...
Community answers student's plea for help with funeral expenses
by Kimberly Shelton
Dec 21, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 52 52 recommendations | email to a friend
Braving the elements, Biggersville High School senior Tyler Davis thought he’d be all alone on Wednesday as he stood at the intersection of Harper and Fulton to collect money for his grandmother’s ...
Student artists face off in mural competition
by Zack Steen
Dec 21, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 52 52 recommendations | email to a friend
Local art students recently finished adding festive holiday scenes to the front windows of Corinth’s Ford dealership. The project allows school supporters to cast their vote for their favorite Chri...
Easom presents annual Christmas program
Dec 21, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 52 52 recommendations | email to a friend
Bringing smiles to the faces of local nursing home residents, children ages three to 18 recently collaborated to present the 4th Annual Easom Outreach Foundation Youth Christmas program. A communit...
Christmas basket fund reaches $10,500
Dec 21, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 51 51 recommendations | email to a friend
The 21st Annual Corinth Rotary Club / Daily Corinthian Christmas Basket Fund has topped the $10,500 mark. A $23,000 fund raising goal was set so 1,000 food baskets could be given to local families ...
Eason Christmas Play delights residents
by Kimberly Shelton
Dec 21, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 50 50 recommendations | email to a friend
Bringing smiles to the faces of local nursing home residents, children ages three to 18 recently collaborated to present the 4th Annual Easom Outreach Foundation Youth Christmas program. A communit...
People of the Crossroads - Bryan Clausel, Corinth
Dec 21, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 48 48 recommendations | email to a friend
Staff photo by Zack Steen Carrying on the downtown Corinth tradition that his father began in 1947, Bryan Clausel works behind the jewelry repair counter daily at Clausel’s Jewelry on Waldron Stree...
Christmas Basket Fund nears $10,000 mark
Dec 21, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 50 50 recommendations | email to a friend
The 21st Annual Corinth Rotary Club/Daily Corinthian Christmas Basket Fund remains close to the $10,000 mark. A $23,000 fund raising goal was set so 1,000 food baskets could be given to local famil...
Farmington hosts MBS blood drive
by Kimberly Shelton
Dec 21, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 50 50 recommendations | email to a friend
In an effort to restock their dwindling supply, Mississippi Blood Services (MBS) will hold a community blood drive in Farmington on Wednesday, Dec. 28. The MBS Donor Coach will be stationed at the ...
MDOC wants to give building to county
by Jebb Johnston
Dec 21, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 50 50 recommendations | email to a friend
The Mississippi Department of Corrections is looking to hand over the former Community Work Center building to Alcorn County. The building at 2407 Norman Road has been vacant for some time followin...
American Legion honors veteran's widow
by Bobby J. Smith
Dec 21, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 48 48 recommendations | email to a friend
Members of the American Legion are sending a Christmas gift to the widow of an Air Force officer who lost his life in the Vietnam War. The story of the connection between Corinth’s American Legion ...
TVA check arrives at good time
by Jebb Johnston
Dec 21, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 48 48 recommendations | email to a friend
A well-timed payment in lieu of taxes from the Tennessee Valley Authority helped Alcorn County dole out monthly funding for November to outside agencies that rely on funds from the local government...
J.A. celebrates Christmas with Pine Vale Children
by Kimberly Shelton
Dec 20, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 50 50 recommendations | email to a friend
Sharing the joy of the Christmas season, Junior Auxiliary of Corinth members recently treated the youth of Pine Vale Children's Home to a festive holiday gathering. Held from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. on F...
Man dies in factory accident
by Bobby J. Smith
Dec 19, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 52 52 recommendations | email to a friend
IUKA — An employee was killed in an accident at a Yellow Creek industry. Timothy Allen Harville, 24, of Savannah, Tenn., was killed just before midnight Friday at FerrouSouth, a metal supplier indu...