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Corinth gets 'rocked' by creative new trend
by L.A. Story
Aug 13, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 59 59 recommendations | email to a friend
Corinth is being rocked — not by the music genre, but by actual stones. Anyone who frequents social media platforms, such as Facebook or Twitter, has likely been flooded with photos of painted rock...
Student enrollment holds even
by Jebb Johnston
Aug 12, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 57 57 recommendations | email to a friend
Early attendance results are pointing to enrollment holding about even in the Corinth School District. Superintendent Lee Childress said district-wide attendance is tracking at about 2,650 thus far...
County cracks down on drugs
by Zack Steen
Aug 12, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 56 56 recommendations | email to a friend
TISHOMINGO COUNTY — A Corinth man was one of six people arrested on recent drug charges. The Tishomingo County Sheriff’s Department cracked down on drug use during a series a traffic stops. Sheriff...
Shoplifting call leads to pursuit
by Jebb Johnston
Aug 11, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 60 60 recommendations | email to a friend
An Alcorn County man faces a couple of felony charges after fleeing from officers Friday morning. Bishop Martin, 22, of Highway 356, is charged with burglary, felony evading and misdemeanor shoplif...
Probation revoked for murder suspect
by Brant Sappington
Aug 11, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 58 58 recommendations | email to a friend
BOONEVILLE — A Booneville man charged with capital murder in the death of his wife has been returned to the custody of the Mississippi Department of Corrections while awaiting action by the local g...
Group shares info on home schooling
by L.A. Story
Aug 11, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 58 58 recommendations | email to a friend
Ever been curious about what it’s like to home school? Well, the answers are only a few days away. The Eagle Homeschool Association will kick off its new school year with an organizational meeting ...
Riding for warriors: Patriotic tour makes stop in Corinth
by L.A. Story
Aug 10, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 62 62 recommendations | email to a friend
An Arkansas fishing company made a stop at a local business in Corinth Thursday morning as part of a charity project and business promotion. TNO Fishing rolled into the parking lot at Lonnie’s Spor...
Missing Corinth man found alive
by Jebb Johnston
Aug 10, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 59 59 recommendations | email to a friend
An elderly Corinth resident who had been missing since Monday was found alive in a wooded area Thursday evening. Herchial Lonnie Jones, 69, a resident of Corinthian Arbors on North Harper Road, was...
Farmington gets assisted living facility
Aug 09, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 64 64 recommendations | email to a friend
FARMINGTON — An experienced mother-daughter duo will help make the important decisions about elder care a whole lot easier. For those who may have not already seen the construction going up on the ...
City issues permit for Ollie's Outlet at old Kmart building
by Jebb Johnston
Aug 08, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 66 66 recommendations | email to a friend
The City of Corinth has issued a building permit for an outlet store locating in a portion of the old Kmart building at Fulton Crossing. Building Inspector Greg Tyson said the store is Ollie’s Barg...
Artist shares eclectic vision in new exhibit
by Jebb Johnston
Aug 08, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 61 61 recommendations | email to a friend
As early as age six, Karen Barclay filled giant canvases with landscape paintings. “No one told me that kids weren’t supposed to do that,” said the 1972 McNairy Central High School graduate and art...
McDowell still loves 
performing after 40 years

by L.A. Story
Aug 08, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 63 63 recommendations | email to a friend
Ronnie McDowell is a widely-known singer with many hits and a long history of performing and he says he still loves what he does after 40 years. “I’m still having fun,” said the performer. “Not man...
Area law enforcement arrest two on drug charges
by Zack Steen
Aug 07, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 64 64 recommendations | email to a friend
An Alcorn County woman has been arrested on drug charges. Fifty-year-old Rienzi resident Wilma Huggins Robertson was apprehended by Tishomingo County Sheriff’s deputies last week. The arrest was ma...
Journey's theater: Local aims to teach kids
 how to act with confidence
by L.A. Story
Aug 07, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 67 67 recommendations | email to a friend
She said she is naturally shy, but theater helped her. Now she wants to return the favor. “I am not a person who would just come up and talk to you normally,” said 22-year-old Corinth resident, Jou...
Corinth man faces first-degree murder charge
by Mark Boehler
Aug 06, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 67 67 recommendations | email to a friend
A half million dollar bond has been set for a 34-year-old Corinth man charged with the weekend murder of another Corinth man. Corinth Police Chief Ralph Dance told the Daily Corinthian the suspect ...
Police: Beware of counterfeit bills
by Jebb Johnston
Aug 05, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 67 67 recommendations | email to a friend
At least two Northeast Mississippi law enforcement agencies have had recent reports of counterfeit bills in circulation. Corinth Police Chief Ralph Dance said he believes his department stopped the...
MRHC receives American Heart Association awards
by Brant Sappington
Aug 05, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 64 64 recommendations | email to a friend
Magnolia Regional Health Center last week received a trio of the American Heart Association’s Mission: Lifeline awards for implementing quality improvement measures for the treatment of patients wh...
Emergency communications technology to be tested
by L.A. Story
Aug 04, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 64 64 recommendations | email to a friend
Always working to improve the ability to provide emergency communications, Alcorn County Emergency Management Agency will be taking part in a statewide test of new ham radio technology Saturday. Th...
John Berry comes to Corinth for Country at the Crossroads
by L.A. Story
Aug 04, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 66 66 recommendations | email to a friend
John Berry literally went from “Humble Beginnings” to becoming a Grammy Award-winning country singer and this weekend he is coming back to Corinth. He will be a heavy-hitting headliner, along with ...
Shooting suspect captured; faces attempted murder charges
by Jebb Johnston
Aug 04, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Several law enforcement agencies on Friday morning apprehended a Corinth man who is facing charges of attempted murder. Police Chief Ralph Dance said James Myers, 51, of Box Road, was taken into cu...