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Wine and Jazz event raises money for state park
by Kimberly Shelton
Feb 28, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
PICKWICK, Tenn. – Attendees were transported to the “Big Easy” as they popped corks for cause during the 6th Annual Friends of Pickwick Landing State Park Wine Tasting. Held at the State Park Inn, ...
Corinth Symphony Orchestra features Broadway performer
by L.A. Story
Feb 28, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 24 24 recommendations | email to a friend
Broadway comes to Corinth beginning at 7 p.m. Saturday at the Coliseum Civic Center as Broadway veteran Laurie Gayle Stephenson performs with the Corinth Symphony Orchestra as the featured soloist....
Drug Court
 sees success, 
says judge
by L.A. Story
Feb 27, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 25 25 recommendations | email to a friend
Drug Court is not easy, but it has seen success. A Circuit Court judge provided an informative overview of why Drug Court was a good move in a climate of rising drug-related crime. First District C...
U.S. judge delays
Benjamin's case
Feb 27, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 25 25 recommendations | email to a friend
JACKSON (AP) — Sentencing has been delayed until Friday for a former Alcorn County state senator who pleaded guilty to paying bribes for prison contracts. U.S. District Judge Henry T. Wingate had b...
Fashion, giveaways highlight show
by Kimberly Shelton
Feb 27, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
It was an exciting afternoon filled with fashion, fun and information as approximately 200 guests gathered in anticipation of the 2nd Annual Corinth Bridal & Event Show. Held at The Franklin Courty...
People of the Crossroads – Zane Elliott, Corinth
Feb 27, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 25 25 recommendations | email to a friend
Native Corinthian Zane Elliott’s reach is far and wide. The Corinth Municipal Court Clerk is a active volunteer and board member of Habitat for Humanity and the Alcorn County Fair Committee. He als...
Man resists arrests,
faces felony charges
by Mark Boehler
Feb 27, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
A 29-year-old McNairy County, Tenn. man faces multiple charges after a weekend struggle with Alcorn County deputies. Alcorn County Sheriff Ben Caldwell told the Daily Corinthian the suspect was Jer...
Civitan Club shows business appreciation
by Kimberly Shelton
Feb 26, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
Expressing gratitude for their community partners, the Corinth Civitan Club hosted a special "thank you" on Wednesday. "We wanted to do something to recognize our local businesses for everything th...
Lenten Luncheons begins its 36th year
by Kimberly Shelton
Feb 25, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 28 28 recommendations | email to a friend
Back by popular demand, the Lenten Luncheons will make their highly-anticipated return to the Weaver Center in March. Now in its 36th year, the ladies of First United Methodist Church have planned ...
'Building Bridges' 
offers online classes

by Brant Sappington
Feb 25, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 27 27 recommendations | email to a friend
A new collaboration between the Baldwyn and Booneville school districts will open doors for state of the art learning for students both locally and throughout the region. The districts were approve...
Alcorn Schools 
set registration

by L.A. Story
Feb 25, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 28 28 recommendations | email to a friend
The opportunity is near for Alcorn County children to register and get started on their journey toward a great education. The Alcorn County School District will be holding a district-wide registrat...
CES students meet community helpers
by L.A. Story
Feb 25, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
The kindergarten students at Corinth Elementary School can now answer the question “Who are the people in your neighborhood?” The CES kindergarten hosted a Day of Community on Friday and several vo...
Supervisors take care of jail, prison matters
by Jebb Johnston
Feb 25, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 26 26 recommendations | email to a friend
Several items from the sheriff’s department and correctional facility came before the Board of Supervisors this week. • The board approved the hiring of Rick Roach and Chris Settlemires as full-tim...
Delinquent lunch charge policy clarified
by L.A. Story
Feb 24, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 28 28 recommendations | email to a friend
The Alcorn County School District recently reached out to provide clarification of its delinquent lunch charge policy. In an exclusive interview with the Daily Corinthian on Friday, Alcorn County S...
Bridal event offers fun and information
by Kimberly Shelton
Feb 24, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 23 23 recommendations | email to a friend
Those attending the 2017 Corinth Bridal & Event Show will have an opportunity to win fabulous giveaways as they enjoy an afternoon of fun and entertainment. “Whether you’re headed to the alter or l...
Collections flatten on tourism taxes
by Jebb Johnston
Feb 24, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 27 27 recommendations | email to a friend
After several years of setting record highs, sales and tourism tax collections in Corinth appear to be on a flatter trajectory in the current fiscal year. Both have slightly negative growth thus fa...
Extension to
 host quail & 
turkey program
by Brant Sappington
Feb 24, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
Helping landowners create inviting habitats for a pair of the area’s most important game birds is the goal of an upcoming workshop being hosted by the local extension service office. The office wil...
Courthouse trees set for a trim
by Jebb Johnston
Feb 23, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 29 29 recommendations | email to a friend
The trees of court square are due for some trimming and pruning after some recent concerns about falling limbs. A specialist with the Mississippi State University Extension Service recently assesse...
Family comedy takes CT-A stage
by Zack Steen
Feb 23, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 23 23 recommendations | email to a friend
Director Joshua Steen calls his cast the best he’s ever seen grace the Corinth Theatre-Arts stage. The small, yet powerful group brings new life to an old favorite, he said, this weekend at the loc...
Info sought in theft of excavator
by Brant Sappington
Feb 23, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 27 27 recommendations | email to a friend
Residents are being asked to be on the lookout for a backhoe stolen from a local water association. The Bobcat E42 Excavator was taken, along with a truck and trailer, from the Alcorn Water Associa...