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Teen stole car, drove to Ohio
by Jebb Johnston
Sep 11, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 32 32 recommendations | email to a friend
A 13-year-old who allegedly stole a vehicle and drove almost 700 miles is facing charges in Corinth and Ohio. After she was reported missing last week, the Corinth Police Department put out an aler...
Locals pray, honor responders
by L.A. Story
Sep 11, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 34 34 recommendations | email to a friend
Seeking comfort in faith and taking an opportunity to say ‘thank you,’ local individuals and businesses took time to remember the deadly terrorist attacks of Sept. 11, 2001, which has come to be kn...
Tishomingo voters set to decide tourism tax
by Jebb Johnston
Sep 09, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 37 37 recommendations | email to a friend
IUKA — Tishomingo County residents will give their 2 cents in the voting booth on Tuesday as the county decides a referendum on a tax to support tourism promotion, parks and recreation. The propose...
Development director aims to make community better
by Jebb Johnston
Sep 09, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 36 36 recommendations | email to a friend
After choosing to make Corinth home earlier this year, The Alliance’s Virginia-Boyd James hopes to be a part of making the city an attractive choice for young professionals and retirees. She became...
Program will honor POWs, those missing in action
by Brant Sappington
Sep 09, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 34 34 recommendations | email to a friend
An upcoming ceremony will remember and honor America’s prisoners of war and those missing in action. The American Legion Auxiliary will host a POW/MIA remembrance program this Friday beginning at 1...
No charges filed in Thursday shooting
by Jebb Johnston
Sep 08, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 36 36 recommendations | email to a friend
A dispute between neighbors that led to a shooting will be presented to the grand jury to determine if charges will be filed. Corinth Police Department Capt. Dell Green identified the man who was s...
Crossroads working to aid storm victims
by L.A. Story
Sep 08, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 36 36 recommendations | email to a friend
Donations for hurricane relief can now be tracked showing the area response to pleas for financial assistance to help victims of Hurricane Harvey. Thus far, people in the Crossroads Area have donat...
UPDATE: Fight leaves 
one man shot
by Zack Steen
Sep 07, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 41 41 recommendations | email to a friend
A altercation between two men resulted in one being shot in the middle of a downtown city street. The shooting happened lThursday afternoon around 5:30 p.m. at Madison and Third streets near the Ma...
Officials: Use
 extreme caution
by Zack Steen
Sep 07, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 36 36 recommendations | email to a friend
Officials are urging drivers to use extreme caution on Friday through a temporary construction zone on a county road. Cook Coggin engineers said the area affected will be a five-mile stretch on Ken...
Tishomingo skull identified as missing woman

by L.A. Story
Sep 07, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 36 36 recommendations | email to a friend
IUKA — It has been confirmed that a human skull discovered last week is the remains of an Iuka woman missing since June. Tishomingo Coroner Mack Wilemon said the skull was the partial remains of Su...
Hog Wild festival shifting in new direction
by Jebb Johnston
Sep 06, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 39 39 recommendations | email to a friend
Main Street Corinth is shaking up the recipe for its barbecue festival. Hog Wild will not be held this October as the organization revamps and rebrands it for a launch in the spring. First held in ...
Crossroads Gospel Fest makes return
by L.A. Story
Sep 06, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 38 38 recommendations | email to a friend
A belief in getting back to Judeo-Christian roots is among the reasons for the upcoming Crossroads Gospel Festival which will be taking place this weekend. “I have always believed in the saying tha...
UPDATE: Kossuth students hit by car
by Zack Steen
Sep 05, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 44 44 recommendations | email to a friend
KOSSUTH – Two Kossuth High School students remain in a Memphis hospital after being struck by a vehicle. Mississippi Highway Patrol Public Affairs Officer Ray Hall said troopers responded to the La...
Corinth man killed in Tippah County
by Zack Steen
Sep 05, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 38 38 recommendations | email to a friend
A Corinth man was killed in Tippah County on Friday after being struck by a vehicle. The fatality is one of three investigated by the Mississippi Highway Patrol during the busy three-day Labor Day ...
It's Fair time: Annual popular event makes return
by Zack Steen
Sep 04, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 40 40 recommendations | email to a friend
It’s time for the fair. The return of the Alcorn County Fair is just a few weeks away and even though organizers have cut two days off the normal five-day schedule, they say the fair will provide e...
Churches make relief donations easier

by L.A. Story
Sep 02, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 44 44 recommendations | email to a friend
Wheeler Grove Baptist Church has set up a disaster relief account at a local bank to make financial donations easier for Crossroads area residents. Wheeler Grove Baptist Church Missions Director Ed...
NPS hosts free 
Gospel concert
by L.A. Story
Sep 02, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 44 44 recommendations | email to a friend
With the goal of strengthening the bonds of community fellowship through the blending of voices, the National Park Service will host a free Gospel music concert on the lawn of the Corinth Civil War...
Green Market returns with
 perfect weather expected
by Jebb Johnston
Sep 01, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 44 44 recommendations | email to a friend
Harvey is gone and the Green Market is on Saturday. Back after a couple of months’ hiatus, the market at the depot museum comes with a sunny weather forecast and a temperature expected to barely to...
Alcorn man arrested with more than $2 million in counterfeit goods
by Jebb Johnston
Sep 01, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 47 47 recommendations | email to a friend
The largest undercover operation to date by a state counterfeit goods task force led to the arrest of an Alcorn County man on multiple felony charges. Attorney General Jim Hood on Friday announced ...
Woman faces jail contraband charge
Sep 01, 2017 | 2 2 comments | 44 44 recommendations | email to a friend
A Corinth woman is accused of using a bible to introduce jail contraband. Donita Patterson, 38, of Norman Road, turned herself in at the Alcorn County Sheriff’s Department on Thursday, said Sheriff...