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Music Club presents first concert of 2017
by Kimberly Shelton
Jan 20, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
“If life was a piano light and darkness would be the keys. And shadows would be the melody that creates the harmony.” ― Joe Rodriguez Kicking off another exciting year of Mid-Morning Concerts, the ...
Adult and 3 children sent to hospital after wreck
by Zack Steen
Jan 19, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
A slippery roadway may have caused a one-vehicle wreck Wednesday night. Four people, including three children, were transported to the hospital with injuries following the wreck in North Corinth on...
Rienzi Library welcomes new manager
Jan 19, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
RIENZI — The Rienzi Library has new books, a new look and a new face. D.E. Wilson of the Booneville area recently took on duties as the branch manager. A former entrepreneur, he spent several years...
Tax collector wants to add drive-through
by Jebb Johnston
Jan 19, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Alcorn County is looking at the possibility of establishing a drive-through location for residents to make property tax payments and renew car tags. Both the current and former tax collectors, Larr...
People of the Crossroads — TaNechi Temple
Jan 19, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
A spokesperson for victims of sexual and domestic abuse, Miss Black Mississippi U.S. Ambassador 2017 TaNechi Temple is using her platform to help others find their voice. “Statistics show that Afri...
Essence Ladies plan Annual Lupus program
by Kimberly Shelton
Jan 19, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Raising awareness for a chronic, complex and prevalent autoimmune disease that affects more than 1.5 million Americans, a group of local women are doing their part to educate the community. The Ess...
Tip leads to large drug bust
by Jebb Johnston
Jan 18, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
A tip on a wanted individual led to a substantial drug bust Sunday morning. The Alcorn County Sheriff’s Department arrested Billy Stevens, 29, of County Road 715, Corinth, and charged him with five...
Wildlife supper entertains adventurous diners
by Zack Steen
Jan 18, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
More than 550 wildlife supporters chowed down Tuesday night on the likes of opossum roast, venison chili and duck n’ rice. The adventurous cuisine took center stage at the 39th Annual Wildlife Tast...
Shiloh Road rough spot to be fixed
by Jebb Johnston
Jan 18, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
The bumpy patch on North Shiloh Road between Shiloh Ridge and Henderson Road is due to be fixed in the next few weeks. It has been a big source of complaints to city officials. Public Works Directo...
Memphis college memorializes Corinth artist with exhibit
by Jebb Johnston
Jan 18, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
Corinth native and artist Peter Bowman is being remembered as beloved, quirky and covered in paint. A former art instructor and popular artist in Memphis, he is the subject of a memorial exhibition...
People of the Crossroads — Tonya Miller Duffey
Jan 18, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Encouraging her students to shoot for the moon, Shining Star Gymnastics Owner Tonya Miller Duffey splits her time between two of her passions ­— coaching children and capturing moments. The Duffey ...
Gospel concert will benefit St. Jude
by Kimberly Shelton
Jan 18, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Taking advantage of the historic Corinth Coliseum Civic Center's stunning acoustics, Billy's Entertainment will present their third benefit concert this February. The fundraising concert is slated ...
Lawmakers have education proposal worries
by Zack Steen
Jan 17, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Children's home plans expansion
by Zack Steen
Jan 17, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
Pine Vale Children’s Home is changing the lives of local neglected children. The home, one of only three remaining non-therapeutic children’s homes in the state, provides needy Crossroads area chil...
Sales, tourism tax
 collections mixed
by Jebb Johnston
Jan 17, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
Four months into the new fiscal year, sales and tourism tax collections in Corinth are not posting large gains but continue to be near record-high numbers. The city’s share of sales tax proceeds de...
Dance academy to host
 Russian ballet instructor
by Kimberly Shelton
Jan 17, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Aspiring local gymnasts and dance hopefuls are in for a treat as the Corinth Ballet announces its latest offering – a master class with one of the greats. Presented at 4:30 p.m. on Friday, Feb. 3 a...
People of the Crossroads – Trinity Jacobs, Corinth
by Kimberly Shelton
Jan 17, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
A native of Corinth, Trinity Jacobs is a woman of many talents. When she'd not enjoying time off with friends and loved ones, the 26-year-old splits her time between two of her passions – helping o...
Consultant will study local tourism market
by Jebb Johnston
Jan 16, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
The tourism office is ready to find out exactly who’s coming to Corinth and identify opportunities to lure more people to the Crossroads. The Corinth Area CVB recently hired Berkeley Young of Young...
Hospital employees will support animal shelter
by Zack Steen
Jan 16, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
In the business of giving, employees with the local hospital plan to give even more in 2017. Magnolia Regional Health Center employees chose the Corinth-Alcorn Animal Shelter as their local charity...
Kossuth man faces meth charge
by Jebb Johnston
Jan 16, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
A Kossuth man arrested at a roadside safety checkpoint in Prentiss County faces a felony drug charge. James Andrew Hollan, 41, was charged with possession of a controlled substance (methamphetamine...