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Corinth man faces fleeing charges
by L.A. Story
Jun 06, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 46 46 recommendations | email to a friend
A Corinth man has been charged with felony fleeing by at least two local law enforcement agencies. Alcorn County Sheriff’s Department Chief Deputy Dusty Essary confirmed that Lionel Staton, 32, of ...
Citizens tackle future planning questions
by Jebb Johnston
Jun 06, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 52 52 recommendations | email to a friend
How should Corinth improve the look of the Highway 72 corridor? Where would another park be beneficial? Citizens tackled these and other questions Monday evening as development of the city’s compre...
Last escapee 
captured in 
Alcorn County
by Brant Sappington
Jun 05, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 53 53 recommendations | email to a friend
The final escapee at large from the Prentiss County Jail was arrested Monday afternoon in Alcorn County. John Michael Brown was arrested without incident on County Road 174 by US Marshals and troop...
5-Plex Christening: Officials celebrate 
park expansion
by Zack Steen
Jun 05, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 48 48 recommendations | email to a friend
Crossroads Regional Park’s expansion was officially christened on Monday. City and county leaders gathered for a ribbon cutting at the center of the new 5-Plex, a large circular area that encompass...
Animal shelter having issues with roof
by Jebb Johnston
Jun 05, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 51 51 recommendations | email to a friend
The Corinth-Alcorn Animal Shelter is struggling with roof problems. Director Charlotte Doehner reported during Monday’s meeting of the Board of Supervisors that shelter workers on Memorial Day arri...
County schools offer free summer meals
by Zack Steen
Jun 05, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 45 45 recommendations | email to a friend
Alcorn County schools may be out, but students can still get healthy meals throughout the summer. The Alcorn School District Food Service Department is hosting the 2017 Summer Meals Program in June...
Second escapee
 captured, one 
remains at large
by Brant Sappington
Jun 03, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 46 46 recommendations | email to a friend
Only one escapee from the Prentiss County Jail remained at large Saturday after authorities captured the second of the three men during the early morning hours of Saturday. Prentiss County Sheriff ...
New face joins
 Alliance economic
 development staff
by Zack Steen
Jun 03, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 51 51 recommendations | email to a friend
The Alliance is growing. On the eve of moving into their new downtown corner building, the Corinth and Alcorn County economic development organization is adding a new staff member. The Alliance Pre...
Class encourages healthy pregnancy
by L.A. Story
Jun 03, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 51 51 recommendations | email to a friend
Women in their first few months of pregnancy can now enjoy a one-time class for free to provide them with valuable information. Oasis Medical Center recently announced the formation of a new class ...
Search continues for jail escapees
by Brant Sappington
Jun 02, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 51 51 recommendations | email to a friend
Authorities believe the two remaining escapees from Prentiss County remain contained within an area of land near the Mississippi-Alabama line. Prentiss County Sheriff Randy Tolar said multiple law ...
Students raising funds for convention trip
by Jebb Johnston
Jun 02, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 56 56 recommendations | email to a friend
It’s a long haul from Kossuth to California, but some ambitious FBLA students aim to get there, with a little help from the community. Future Business Leaders of America Advisor Rodney Fagan Jr. at...
Corinth man gets story in 'Chicken Soup for the Soul'
by L.A. Story
Jun 02, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 55 55 recommendations | email to a friend
A heartfelt story about his basic training experience recently earned Jesse Childers, of Corinth, a spot in Chicken Soup for the Soul: Military Families. Advantage Media Group/Chicken Soup for the ...
Green Market creates sense of community
by Zack Steen
Jun 01, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 57 57 recommendations | email to a friend
The last Green Market before an almost three month hiatus is set for the weekend. More than 55 vendors are scheduled to take part in Saturday’s June edition of the ninth annual Green Market at the ...
Police searching for two escapees
by Jebb Johnston
Jun 01, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 56 56 recommendations | email to a friend
One of three men who escaped the Prentiss County Jail early Thursday was captured hours later in Alabama. Multiple agencies were hunting for the men, who authorities said should be considered dange...
Rienzi will not have election
by Staff Reports
Jun 01, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 55 55 recommendations | email to a friend
With three candidates not gaining certification, Rienzi will not have an election on Tuesday. Five individuals were certified to run for the Board of Aldermen — Joseph “Joe” Bishop, Jimmy Harwood, ...
Classic story: CT-A brings 'Dr. Dolittle' to life
by Zack Steen
May 31, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 60 60 recommendations | email to a friend
The life and adventures of "Dr. Dolittle" will roar to life this weekend at Corinth Theatre-Arts. The classic story by Hugh Lofting will feature Dolittle, the gentle Englishmen who can talk to anim...
Meth trafficking charge nets man 30-year term
by Staff Reports
May 31, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 54 54 recommendations | email to a friend
BOONEVILLE — A Prentiss County jury found a man guilty on Wednesday of trafficking methamphetamine, and his sentence reflects tougher sentencing laws. Roman Harvell, 35, was arrested Sept. 28, 2016...
Foundation promises busy, fun slate
by L.A. Story
May 31, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 58 58 recommendations | email to a friend
The last weekend in June promises to be busy, fun and helpful to the community. The Easom Outreach Foundation recently announced their schedule of events. Proceeds raised from events which will tak...
Public input sought for Corinth's long-range planning
by Jebb Johnston
May 30, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 59 59 recommendations | email to a friend
A couple of public meetings are coming up for Corinth’s long-range planning process for the future development of the city. Envision Corinth 2040 continues with a session on Monday from 6 to 7:30 p...
Cook's 10th visit to Corinth yields chili win
by Mark Boehler
May 30, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 58 58 recommendations | email to a friend
An Illinois chili cook has not missed a Crossroads Chili Cookoff. His 10th visit to Corinth proved to be a keeper as the cook punched his ticket to the International Chili Society (ICS) World Champ...