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Tennessee River Run concert returns Saturday
by Kimberly Shelton
Oct 04, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 35 35 recommendations | email to a friend
SAVANNAH, Tenn. – Supporting his charitable foundation, Darryl Worley’s 15th Annual Tennessee River Run will return to downtown Savannah on Saturday, Oct. 8. “When I decided to start this whole thi...
311 runners take part in annual race
by Zack Steen
Oct 04, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 33 33 recommendations | email to a friend
More than 300 runners took part in the 8th Annual Austin’s Shoes Run with Rotary 5K held Saturday in downtown Corinth. Among other nonprofits, race officials placed special emphasis on support of S...
County bans all burning
by Jebb Johnston
Oct 03, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 36 36 recommendations | email to a friend
With the potential for wildfires increasing, Alcorn County is enacting a burn ban. Emergency Services Coordinator Ricky Gibens initiated an emergency burn ban on Monday. Meawhile, the county will f...
Blaze damages apartments
by Jebb Johnston
Oct 03, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 40 40 recommendations | email to a friend
A fire that displaced the occupants of two units of the Pace Terrace Apartments appears to have ignited in the kitchen area of one apartment. It happened around 11 p.m. Saturday in the duplex at th...
County covers insurance on Jacinto property
by Jebb Johnston
Oct 03, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 38 38 recommendations | email to a friend
Alcorn County will take on insurance coverage for buildings at the Jacinto Courthouse property. The Board of Supervisors agreed to add coverage to the county’s policy for the courthouse and content...
Legion adds new activities
by Bobby J. Smith
Oct 03, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 37 37 recommendations | email to a friend
Corinth’s American Legion Post 6 is bringing the fun to fundraising with a lineup of new weekly activities and upcoming giveaways. The popular new activities include bingo sessions, line dancing cl...
Area school adds daily exercise breaks
by Zack Steen
Oct 03, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 37 37 recommendations | email to a friend
BURNSVILLE – Burnsville School students moved and learned last week. Coach Larry Calhoun, the star of the Move to Learn exercise break videos, was at BES to introduce administrators, teachers and s...
Furniture store adds new line
by Kimberly Shelton
Oct 02, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 42 42 recommendations | email to a friend
IUKA – Showcasing the latest styles and furniture trends, Town & Country Furniture Co. of Iuka has added an exciting new line to its offerings. Added a few short months ago, owners Jeff and Deedra ...
Cooks get primed for Hog Wild contest
Oct 01, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 39 39 recommendations | email to a friend
Dry conditions increase wildfire potential
by Jebb Johnston
Oct 01, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 38 38 recommendations | email to a friend
With dry conditions taking hold, officials are discouraging burning leaves or anything else outdoors until the area gets some rainfall. Corinth had a large grass fire Wednesday afternoon, and the p...
Corinth symphony launches new year
Oct 01, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 37 37 recommendations | email to a friend
The Corinth Symphony Orchestra is returning to the Coliseum Civic Center stage this week after revitalizing over the spring and summer. New leadership has been busy over the past few weeks planning...
Catfish & Khakis returning Monday
by Zack Steen
Oct 01, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 36 36 recommendations | email to a friend
A fall tradition 11 years in the making will return this week. The Boys & Girls Club of Northeast Mississippi will host their annual Catfish & Khakis fundraiser on Monday from 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. ...
JA continues public service
by Kimberly Shelton
Oct 01, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 35 35 recommendations | email to a friend
During a recent Junior Auxiliary of Corinth meeting for retreat planning, Girl Scout Olivia Knight served as the guest speaker. Addressing the ladies of JA, Knight spoke about her goals and shared ...
Corinth woman speaks at rescue mission
by Jeff York
Oct 01, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 34 34 recommendations | email to a friend
NASHVILLE, Tenn. ­— A Corinth woman with a powerful life story of redemption will share her message Sunday night with nationally known singing stars Chris Tomlin, Lorrie Morgan and Jason Crabb at a...
Run with Rotary 2016
Oct 01, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 32 32 recommendations | email to a friend
Kossuth Homecoming Parade
Oct 01, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 32 32 recommendations | email to a friend
Indictment made in fondling case
by Jebb Johnston
Sep 30, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 32 32 recommendations | email to a friend
The Alcorn County Grand Jury recently returned an indictment on fondling charges against a Corinth man. Billy Ray Prather, 58, of Burns Road, was arrested on Sept. 14 when the indictment was served...
Students visit history at contraband camp
by Bobby J. Smith
Sep 30, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 35 35 recommendations | email to a friend
Some local middle school students are getting a chance to walk in the footsteps of history this week at the Corinth Contraband camp. The educational activities are presented by a partnership betwee...
Corinth battlefield to commemorate anniversary
Sep 30, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 36 36 recommendations | email to a friend
Shiloh National Military Park will commemorate the 154th anniversary of the battle of Corinth by offering interpretive programs over a three day period from Monday, Oct. 3, through Wednesday, Oct. ...
Park gets honors for expansion, soccer program
by Jebb Johnston
Sep 30, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 33 33 recommendations | email to a friend
Crossroads Regional Park picked up honors for its expansion and new soccer program at the annual convention of the Mississippi Recreation & Park Association. Presented last week in Biloxi, the awar...