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Local minister meets President Obama
by Brant Sappington
Dec 20, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
A local minister's efforts to build bridges across racial lines has taken him all the way to the White House for the president's annual Christmas celebration. Rev. Lamar Walker of Rienzi said it wa...
Defusing bombs on front lines: Marine honored for saving hundreds of lives
by Zack Steen
Dec 20, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Alcorn County native Uriah Whittemore was an Ole Miss student working as a restaurant cook in 2003 when he realized his life wasn’t going the way he had envisioned. His brother, Wesley, had just en...
38 angels still need adopted
by Jebb Johnston
Dec 20, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
The Salvation Army is asking for some last-minute generosity. With the deadline past to provide Angel Tree gifts, 38 children who were selected from the tree have not had gifts returned. “I’ve got ...
Cancer patient builds facility to bring hope
by Jeff York
Dec 20, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
EASTVIEW, Tenn. -- An unselfish desire to help others has sparked a dream in the heart of a McNairy County woman who has won the battle with breast cancer. The dream is to build Hope Hall to help w...
Knights event makes Christmas brighter
by Kimberley Shelton
Dec 20, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Hugging the legs of Santa in an attempt to further enjoy his company, over 75 exceptional children gathered at St. James Catholic Church on Tuesday for the 9th annual Knights of Columbus Christmas ...
Shiloh park celebrates 120th birthday
Dec 20, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
SHILOH, Tenn. - Shiloh National Military Park will commemorate the 120th anniversary of its establishment as a Civil War military park on Saturday, Dec. 27. The event will begin at 1:30 p.m. in the...
City target drainage issues
by Jebb Johnston
Dec 19, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
Corinth is eyeing more creek cleanup with a list of projects ready for consideration by the Tombigbee River Valley Water Management District. The Board of Aldermen agreed this week to request the A...
State Champs
by Kimberly Shelton
Dec 19, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
Proving hard work and diligence are the keys to success, the Kossuth High School Cheer Squad tumbled their way to victory during the 2014 Mississippi High School Activities Association Cheer and Da...
Tickets on sale for Father-Daughter Ball
by Zack Steen
Dec 19, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
Kiwanians will again fulfill the dreams of little girls in the Crossroads when the civic club hosts their annual Father-Daughter Ball in February. Tickets for the fourth annual event went on sale t...
Event connects Santa with special needs children
by Jebb Johnston
Dec 19, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
It’s not easy for some children to meet Santa. Those who have certain conditions may find it particularly distressing, especially in a hectic mall setting. With that in mind, the autism support gro...
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