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Coke Museum opens: New attraction welcomes visitors
by L.A. Story
Jun 26, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
There was enough memorabilia to transport people of all ages into fondly remembered realms as visitors officially walked through the newly completed Corinth Coca-Cola Museum for the first time. The...
Farmington officials take oath of office
by L.A. Story
Jun 26, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
FARMINGTON — Two new aldermen were among the officials taking the oath of office during a swearing-in ceremony at Farmington Town Hall Sunday afternoon. Community members, family, friends, state of...
Sales and tourism tax near flat results
Jun 24, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
Sales tax and tourism tax results continue to hover around a flat trajectory as the fiscal year heads into the final quarter. Sales tax diversions returned to cities at mid-June trended downward st...
Community needs fundraising 'FUEL' for program
by L.A. Story
Jun 24, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
KOSSUTH — Money is the fuel needed to power FUEL. Kossuth Methodist Church will be launching the Operation Back To School in July, and the after school FUEL (Forever, Unending, Eternal Love) progra...
Alcorn man wanted for robbery arrested in Burnsville
Jun 24, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
A Glen man wanted in connection with an armed robbery and other felony charges in Lee County was arrested in Burnsville on Friday. The suspect, identified by the Lee County Sheriff’s Department as ...
Road closures coming with Five Points construction
by Jebb Johnston
Jun 23, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
The second portion of the Five Points intersection upgrade enters the major construction phase in the coming week, making detours necessary. Alcorn County is encouraging motorists to plan now for a...
Local church reaches out with 'blessing box'
by L.A. Story
Jun 23, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
See a need — fill a need. One local church takes this philosophy on as a mission and their latest community service project exemplifies it. The Vertical Church of Corinth has installed their first ...
Alliance opens downtown office
by Zack Steen
Jun 22, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
“This is for you,” said Clayton Stanley, as he addressed the crowd gathered in front of The Alliance’s newly renovated historic corner office building in downtown Corinth. The Alliance president an...
Board to
 consider
 zoning
 changes
by Jebb Johnston
Jun 22, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
Several requests for zoning changes will get hearings before the Corinth Board of Mayor and Aldermen next month. The board set the hearings for 5 p.m. on July 18. The items include the Alcorn Count...
Tourism board approves advance for reunion event

by L.A. Story
Jun 22, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
The Corinth Area Convention and Visitors Bureau Tourism Board approved a $2,500 advance for the upcoming NAACP Homecoming/Reunion event. The advance was requested during the board's regular meeting...
'Shot of adrenaline' — Bishop Park project moves upward
by L.A. Story
Jun 21, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
A donation of $2,500 from Commerce Bank helped push the E.S. Bishop Park project a little closer to its goal. The donation from Commerce Bank was presented to C.A.R.E. Advisory Board member Orma Sm...
Tishomingo County escapees caught in Las Vegas 

by L.A. Story
Jun 21, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
IUKA — After a week on the run, two Tishomingo County escaped inmates were caught Tuesday night in Las Vegas, Nev., after a traffic stop. Tishomingo County Sheriff John Daugherty said the two Missi...
The Alliance 
gets new look
by Zack Steen
Jun 20, 2017 | 2 2 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
The Alliance is getting a new look. The economic and industrial development arm of the county will move this week from their longtime Cass Street office closer into the heart of downtown Corinth. A...
Event raises over $31K for worthy cause

by L.A. Story
Jun 20, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
GIFT — It seems the “Big Chicken” down in the community known as Gift Bottom, brings out the best in folks. At least, that is what event organizer Sandy Childs believes. There is evidence to sugges...
Man sentenced for child exploitation
Jun 20, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
BOONEVILLE – Attorney General Jim Hood announced on Tuesday the sentencing of 46-year-old Brian Michael Kemp for child exploitation and tampering with evidence. Kemp, of Booneville, pled guilty Fri...
Traffic accident claims second victim
by L.A. Story
Jun 19, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
A community already grieving one death received another blow on Sunday morning as last week’s wreck claimed the life of a second victim. Nathaniel (“Nathan”) D. Dixon, 36, of Corinth, died at Regio...
Boys and Girls Club hosts day of fun
by L.A. Story
Jun 19, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
A traditional open house for the Boys and Girls Club of Corinth has now expanded into a “Fun Day” thanks to some inspiration. The Boys and Girls Club of Corinth will host an Open House and Fun Day ...
Jacinto readies annual festival
by Jebb Johnston
Jun 19, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
With no elections coming up this year, the delights of an old-fashioned Southern festival will be in the spotlight at Jacinto on Independence Day. The Jacinto Foundation is rounding up makers of ar...
Living Free sets goals
by Zack Steen
Jun 17, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
Living Free Ministries has three summer goals and they need help to reach them. After a successful 13th year so far, the Corinth non-residential faith-based addiction recovery program has several s...
125 graduate CHS
Jun 17, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
Photo by Michael H. Miller Corinth graduate Christian Peterson patiently waits during roll call prior to the Corinth High School Academic and Performing Arts Center graduation on Friday at the Cros...