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Mitchell: Biggersville schools not closing
by Zack Steen
May 09, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 46 46 recommendations | email to a friend
Biggersville schools are not closing. Questions were answered by Alcorn School District board members on Monday night as Biggersville supporters crowded into the meeting. “The board is not in the m...
Sheriff’s office investigates shooting
by Mark Boehler
May 09, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 44 44 recommendations | email to a friend
The investigation continues into a Tuesday morning shooting in Glen which left an Alcorn County man shot in the leg and two other local men arrested for aggravated assault. Alcorn County Sheriff Be...
Officials applaud Avectus expansion
by Jebb Johnston
May 09, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 46 46 recommendations | email to a friend
State and local officials gathered at the renovated former Chadco building Tuesday to celebrate the success of one of Corinth’s growing employers. Avectus Healthcare Solutions’ expansions in recent...
Corinth aldermen reject mobile home request
by Jebb Johnston
May 08, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 48 48 recommendations | email to a friend
The Corinth Board of Aldermen continued a firm stance against allowing mobile homes to locate in the city as a variance request came before the latest session of the board. John Owens sought a zoni...
Registration opens for Candy Classic
by Zack Steen
May 08, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 47 47 recommendations | email to a friend
Game, set, match. Plans are underway for the Mississippi Tennis Association’s Best Non-Profit Tennis Event in Mississippi. The 28th Candy Classic Memorial Tennis Tournament kicks off in about two w...
Dealership hosts car show fundraiser
by Zack Steen
May 08, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 47 47 recommendations | email to a friend
Quick Lane at Long Lewis Ford is giving back. The local dealership will team up with Magnolia Car Club to host a cruise in and car show event for a good cause later this month. Set for Saturday, Ma...
Corinth woman charged with felony exploitation of a vulnerable person
by Daily Corinthian staff
May 08, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 44 44 recommendations | email to a friend
A Corinth woman has been charged with one felony count of exploitation of a vulnerable person after indictment by the Alcorn County Grand Jury. Peggy Pickens, 34, is accused of using Social Securit...
Work set to begin on rail hub access road
by Jebb Johnston
May 06, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 50 50 recommendations | email to a friend
A new round of construction for an access road is set to begin Monday at the Northeast Mississippi RailHub east of Corinth as development of the prospective industrial property continues. “Traffic ...
Corinth FD begins calendar project
by Mark Boehler
May 06, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 49 49 recommendations | email to a friend
Several local law enforcement agencies and emergency services have had calendars in the past, promoting their workers with a group photo. But not the Corinth Fire Department. That all changes next ...
Welcome Center kicks off tourism celebration
by L.A. Story
May 06, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 49 49 recommendations | email to a friend
The Alcorn County Welcome Center plans to do what it does best for National Tourism Week ... only bigger and better. The theme this year is the “Faces of Travel” and the travel counselors at the lo...
Great turnout for Coke 10K
May 06, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 47 47 recommendations | email to a friend
With blue skies and cool temperatures, it was a great day to run in the 36th Annual Coca-Cola Classic 10K on Saturday. The maximum number of 1,500 participants were pre-registered. For complete res...
Former Farmington fire chief indicted for insurance fraud, embezzlement
by Jebb Johnston
May 05, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 44 44 recommendations | email to a friend
The former chief of the Farmington Volunteer Fire Department turned himself in at the Alcorn County Sheriff’s Department on Friday following a grand jury indictment. A grand jury returned a two-cou...
Gallery hosts auction of American Indian art
by Jebb Johnston
May 05, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 46 46 recommendations | email to a friend
An enrolled member of the Fort Sill Apache Indian Tribe of Oklahoma, Betty Jean Gooday Howie avidly collected art related to her heritage. An exhibit and silent auction of her contemporary American...
Runner finds her passion in Coke 10K
May 05, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 46 46 recommendations | email to a friend
Who will be the next person to find their passion at the Corinth Coca-Cola 10K? In 2002, fifth-grader Kaitlyn Will ran the Coke 10K and left the arena in teary-eyed disappointment as she did not co...
Wreck claims life of Hardin County man
by Staff Reports
May 05, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 47 47 recommendations | email to a friend
IUKA — The Mississippi Highway Patrol is investigating a single vehicle crash on U.S. 72 in Tishomingo County which claimed the life of a Hardin County, Tenn. man. The victim has been identified as...
Calling on God: Residents gather for 
National Day of Prayer
by Zack Steen
May 04, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 51 51 recommendations | email to a friend
In His name, they prayed. Seven citizens from different walks of life removed their personal walls and stood before a crowded church on Thursday to pray as part of the National Day of Prayer. “We a...
Crossroads area set for busy weekend
by L.A. Story
May 04, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 52 52 recommendations | email to a friend
Concerts, flowers, foot races, parties and pancakes, barbecue events, children’s free fun, films and seasonal open-air markets — Oh, my! There is no shortage of things to do this weekend in the Cro...
Green Market brings back T-shirts, totes
by L.A. Story
May 04, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 45 45 recommendations | email to a friend
Shoppers can get great handmade products this month and purchase Green Market merchandise, too. The Green Market at the Corinth Depot is this Saturday from 9 a.m. until 3 p.m. at the Crossroads Mus...
Cycle shop owner gets final chance to improve property
by Jebb Johnston
May 03, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 47 47 recommendations | email to a friend
The owner of the old cycle shop property at the corner of Tate Street and Fillmore Street is getting one more chance to present a plan to the Corinth Board of Aldermen. The absence of Larry Meeks a...
Pancake tradition returns for 10K
by Zack Steen
May 03, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 48 48 recommendations | email to a friend
Participants can fill up on pancakes before this weekend’s big race. The annual Corinth Kiwanis Club Pancake Breakfast will return on the already busy Saturday which includes the the 36th Annual Co...