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Parks remove products with Confederate flag
by Zack Steen
Jun 29, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
Shiloh National Military Park and the Corinth Civil War Interpretive Center were among places to remove Confederate flag merchandise from its gift shops last week. The National Park Service made th...
Contractor begins county garbage collection Wednesday
by Jebb Johnston
Jun 29, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
Alcorn County is looking forward to a clean transition to garbage collection by Waste Connections this week. The contractor for household garbage collection will start running the county’s routes o...
Local tax collections continue climb
by Jebb Johnston
Jun 29, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
Sales and tourism tax collections set high marks in funds returned to the city at mid-June. Reflecting sales made in local businesses during April, the latest deposits raised the bar with new high ...
Corinth schools continue Cambridge rollout
by Zack Steen
Jun 29, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
Corinth Elementary School teachers are changing the way they teach. When the new school year kicks off in August, teachers of grades K-5 will join the rest of the school district to begin teaching ...
Clinical, faith-based approaches maximize life-saving effort
by Lucy Shultze
Jun 29, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
If drugs or alcohol are destroying your life, you may not know what kind of help you need. You just know you can’t get better on your own. In the Corinth community, a positive relationship between ...
Byrom freed after guilty plea
by Brant Sappington
Jun 27, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
An Iuka woman who spent more than a decade on death row after being convicted in the death of her husband is now free after pleading to a lesser charge. Michelle Byrom, 58, entered an Alford plea o...
Heritage or Hate? Flag debate stirs emotions
by Steve Beavers
Jun 27, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Debate on whether Mississippi should remove the Confederate battle emblem from the state flag has regained life. The topic was back in the news earlier this week when Republican House Speaker Phili...
Happy slug travels aboard festival shirts
by Zack Steen
Jun 27, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
All aboard, the Slugburger Festival T-shirts are in. Main Street Director Brent Johnson tore into a box of blue T-shirts Friday morning. “I like them,” he said. “I sure do hope the public likes the...
Board approves insurance change
by Zack Steen
Jun 27, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
The Alcorn School District Board of Education will do business with a new property and liability insurance provider when the new school begins in August. Ricky James with Renasant Insurance recentl...
Locals react to same-sex marriage
by Zack Steen
Jun 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
A historic ruling. The U.S. Supreme Court declared Friday that same-sex couples now have the right to marry in all 50 states. Gay and lesbian couples could already marry in 36 states and the Distri...
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