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4-H hosts annual 
luncheon fundraiser
by L.A. Story
Mar 07, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
Members and volunteers of the Alcorn County 4-H will be slinging soup this week for a great cause — education. The local 4-H is hosting the 14th annual Jesse Clausel Memorial 4-H Scholarship Soup L...
Officials address local bridge closures
by Jebb Johnston
Mar 06, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
One Alcorn County bridge was closed on Friday by action of federal bridge inspectors, and the closing of another in the city on Droke Road was delayed as work on the structure was to begin late Mon...
Parks to get ADA upgrades
by Zack Steen
Mar 06, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
The vision to make walking tracks at area parks better accessible for everyone has grown stronger. Park officials meet with city leaders and state and local Loins Club members at Crossroads Regiona...
Resurfacing on tap 
for 8 county roads
by Jebb Johnston
Mar 06, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
Alcorn County will try a new surfacing method on an upcoming round of State Aid road projects. The Office of State Aid Road Construction approved an amended program of work with some changes to the...
Broadway performer draws ‘full house’ at coliseum

by L.A. Story
Mar 06, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
The historic Coliseum Civic Center was transformed into Broadway for a “full house” crowd for Saturday evening’s concert. The Corinth Symphony Orchestra’s concert “A Tribute to Broadway” was perfor...
Retired teacher pens book recalling accounts of near-death experiences

by L.A. Story
Mar 06, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
With accounts of near-death experiences and encounters with angels, Tishomingo County native Betty Compton recently announced the release of her first book, Beauty Queen Angel, and will be hosting ...
City board agenda
Mar 06, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
The Corinth Board of Mayor and Aldermen will hold a regular meeting at 5 p.m. today. The agenda of business for the meeting is: • Property adjudication matters for 3846 Proper Street, 2501 Madison,...
Author shares spirtual experiences
by L.A. Story
Mar 05, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
With accounts of near-death experiences and encounters with angels, Tishomingo County native Betty Compton recently announced the release of her first book,  Beauty Queen Angel , and will be hostin...
Officials compiling list of closed bridges
by Brant Sappington
Mar 04, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
Mississippi Department of Transportation officials are working to compile a list of bridges closed by federal inspectors. District 1 Transportation Commissioner Mike Tagert told the Daily Corinthia...
Fish on Friday shares 
food and fellowship
by Kimberly Shelton
Mar 04, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 26 26 recommendations | email to a friend
Bringing food and fellowship to the community, the Easom Outreach Foundation’s Fish on Friday has become a tradition in the Crossroads. Held from 4 to 6 p.m. each Friday at the Easom Community Cent...
Campaign finance, 
blue lives bills
 remain alive
by Zack Steen
Mar 04, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 27 27 recommendations | email to a friend
Another major deadline elapsed this week in the Mississippi legislature. Tuesday marked the latest deadline during the three-month session as the final day for the House and Senate to act on genera...
People of the Crossroads – Tammi Frazier, Corinth
Mar 04, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 28 28 recommendations | email to a friend
Tammi Frazier is a volunteer extraordinaire. She said, “I just want things to be better than they were when I came.” Most days she works from her vehicle’s dashboard and if it has anything to do wi...
'Maggot Therapy': Larvae eat away dead tissue on burn victim
by L.A. Story
Mar 04, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 27 27 recommendations | email to a friend
The word “maggot” may bring up negative images for some, but there are certain kinds that are helpful in modern medicine and one area resident has proclaimed the benefits. When one thinks about mod...
Attorney
 charged 
in arson
by Zack Steen
Mar 03, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 31 31 recommendations | email to a friend
A local attorney has been indicated on two counts of arson and DUI maiming. Tacey June Clark, 53, of Tishomingo, has been charged with arson of a dwelling, arson of a building and DUI maiming stemm...
Attempted
 murder nets
 30 years
by Zack Steen
Mar 03, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 29 29 recommendations | email to a friend
A Corinth man has been sentenced to prison for attempted murder. Desmund Patterson, 22, was found guilty of the 2016 attempted murder of Kelin Edgeston, 31, by a Alcorn County jury on Thursday. Cir...
Local celebs prepare to
 'Dance Like the Stars'
by Kimberly Shelton
Mar 03, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 29 29 recommendations | email to a friend
Practicing their foot work, “Dancing Like the Stars” contestants met at the Crossroads Arena on Thursday night to collaborate. Based on the same concept as the wildly popular American dance competi...
CHS student set to 
perform with symphony

by L.A. Story
Mar 03, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 29 29 recommendations | email to a friend
s the Corinth Symphony Orchestra performs “A Tribute to Broadway” with featured soloist, Broadway veteran Laurie Gayle Stephenson, a local high school student has managed to earn the right to be am...
People of the Crossroads: Tracy Morelock, Corinth
by L.A. Story
Mar 03, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 26 26 recommendations | email to a friend
Corinth resident Tracy Morelock just celebrated her 30th anniversary working for Long Lewis Ford Lincoln of Corinth and she said there are many reasons she loves her job. “I love the interaction wi...
Benjamin gets 70 months in prison for bribes
by Jeff Amy/Associated Press
Mar 03, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 25 25 recommendations | email to a friend
JACKSON (AP) — A former Alcorn County legislator has been sentenced to nearly six years in prison for bribes he paid to former state Corrections Commissioner Christopher Epps. However, U.S. Distric...