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Shelter to unveil new building plan
The plans are ready. The Corinth-Alcorn Animal Shelter will host a new shelter building plan unveiling event later this month, and the public is invited. “To Dream the Impossible Dream” is set for Thursday, Nov. 30, at 6 p.m. at Hillandale Country Club. The event will include heavy hors d’oeuvres from Smith restaurant, craft beer and champagne. Tickets are $50 per person and can be purchased at...
Two arrested on drug charges
A pair of local residents face drug charges following recent traffic stops. Adrian Dixon, 31, of Norwood Street in Corinth, was arrested Wednesday and charged with possession of crack cocaine and possession of methamphetamine. Alcorn County Sheriff Ben Caldwell reports Dixon was a passenger in a vehicle stopped on Highway 356 East in Rienzi for a traffic violation by Deputy Chris Settlemires. D...
Four-way stop planned for Douglas & Sixth intersection
by Jebb Johnston
A new four-way stop is planned near Corinth Middle School. It is part of ongoing efforts to improve safety in the area, particularly for students who leave the school and cross East Shiloh Road to get to First Presbyterian Church in the afternoons. The stop will be at the intersection of Sixth Street and Douglas Street, which is currently a two-way stop. The new stop will be established soon al...
Shopping local: Gallery offers Christmas collection
by Jebb Johnston
Like busy elves, local artists have decked the halls of the Corinth Art Gallery with plenty of gift-worthy items. As it does each year, the artist guild has put together a collection of locally produced items to entice holiday shoppers. The gallery will hold an opening reception for the collection today from 2 to 4 p.m. at 609 North Fillmore Street. “We have art from floor to ceiling,” said Gui...
Massive fire began in wall ven...
An electrical fire inside a wall mount ventilation fan is believed to be the cause of the massive...
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Red Green Market brings 76 ven...
The regions finest selection of handcrafted goods will welcome shoppers to this weekend’s annual ...
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12 units, 8 departments fight ...
A second massive fire in Alcorn County in four days has destroyed a local business. The 12:30 p.m...
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Vietnam vets can enjoy free me...
Saturday will be a time to honor local Vietnam veterans. The American Legion Perry A. Johns Post ...
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Photos with Santa: Event suppo...
Santa Claus is coming to the Red Green Market to help save the fire truck. The Crossroads Museum ...
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Tempers flare over bond issue
A Monday night Board of Education meeting had heated debate before board members cast the final v...
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Caterpillar celebrates 35th an...
The first Corinth Caterpillar facility opened its doors in 1982 with just 11 employees. Thirty-fi...
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Beaver bounty returns to Alcor...
For the benefit of Alcorn County cropland, the beaver bounty is returning. Landowners who want to...
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Fire marshal investigates mass...
The State Fire Marshall is investigating a massive early morning Monday blaze which destroyed a 1...
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Hydration station: 10K adds fe...
Coke 10k event organizator Mona Lisa Grady and avid downtown runner Julia Smith check out the new...
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Christmas Basket launches with...
Food should not be an issue at Christmas and the Christmas Basket Fund food program helps make su...
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Corinth Music Club announces n...
There will be a unique location, date and performance for the next concert of the Corinth Music C...
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Sports
Scoreboard
by the Daily Corinthian
Saturday, November 18 HS Soccer @ Corinth Varsity (G) Corinth 1 New Albany 0 (PK/ 4-3) (Penalty kick goals) Macy Moore, Bennett Harw...
Mississippi Prep Scores
by The Associated Press
Laurel 26, Brookhaven Aca. 22 Noxubee County 43, Corinth 13 Winona 22, Scott Central 15 Class AAAAAA= Second Round= Madison Central ...
Local Scoreboard
by the Daily Corinthian
Friday, November 17 HS Football/4A Quarterfinals @ Macon Noxubee County 43 Corinth 14 Halftime: Noxubee County 31-7 (1Q) N- Armoni C...
Area basketball roundup
by by Joel Counce/for the Daily Corinthian
Kossuth hosted Amory in a pair of games on the hardwood Friday with mixed results as the Lady Aggies stayed perfect while the Aggies...
Opinion
A moving experience
by Cal Thomas
SAN FRANCISCO -- Evidence that when Democrats rule taxes are never high enough can be found at any gas station in this once politically competitive state. Last month, the C...
The Bloodbath in the Old ...
by Patrick Buchanan
The day after his "Silent Majority" speech on Nov. 3, 1969, calling on Americans to stand with him for peace with honor in Vietnam, Richard Nixon's GOP captured the governo...
It’s less about Moore tha...
by Ray Mosby
“Go away, little girl. I’m not supposed to be alone with you.” — Gerry Goffin and Carole King ROLLING FORK  — When I first heard the news about Alabama’s would be next Repu...
Reigning in the rogue royal of Arabia
by Pat Buchanan
If the crown prince of Saudi Arabia has in mind a war with Iran, President Trump should disabuse his royal highness of any notion th...
Poverty is not caused by wealth
by Star Parker
A new study released by the left-leaning Institute for Policy Studies in Washington, D.C., headlines what they see as shocking news ...
Evil cannot defeat the work of the church
by Dr. Glenn Mollette
.."On this rock I will build my church and the gates of hell will not overcome it," Matthew 16:18 It was a day vomited up from the b...
Roy Moore loses the 'he said/she said'
by Rich Lowry
Roy Moore's reputation depends on denying that he dated teenage girls as a grown man, and yet he can't quite bring himself to do it....
The corruption of faith
by Cal Thomas
When Jim Zeigler, the state auditor of Alabama, invoked the Bible to defend Republican Senate candidate Roy Moore against allegation...
Crossroads
Death of a Southern lady ...
by Stacy Jones
Last week I had to say goodbye to someone who was like family—and who had been a kind of ideological soulmate to me. It was the end of an era. I first met Louise Dingler Sm...
Mississippi school board’...
by Stacy Jones
In the classic novel To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee, one of the main characters, Atticus Finch, offers guidance to his daughter, Jean Louise “Scout” Finch, about the n...
We're in danger of repeat...
by Lora Ann Huff
Hearing the continuation of frightening threats of war and disunity in the news this week reminded me of a clipping my mother-in-law saved from a newspaper around 1965. The...
Rocker’s reported death underscores culture of immediacy
by Stacy Jones
The immediacy of technology is, on one hand, an asset. We can stay in touch with family and friends at lightning speed. It allows fo...
Thinking about Las Vegas
by Lora Ann Huff
With all the sorrow in our world and all the constant unrest among groups of people, it’s quite easy to become discouraged. The news...
Educators’ responsibility is to teach students, not safeguard from violence
by Stacy Jones
This week I viewed a story on the evening news that disturbed me. No matter what restrictions—or lack of restraints—that one believe...
Children have a way with words
by Lora Ann Huff
A friend sent me some stories and comments made by children, and although I’ve shared some of them before, I thought we needed a smi...
Public education is vital to the success of our students
by Stacy Jones
I spent this week at a meeting in Nashville reviewing end-of-course assessment items for Tennessee’s state department of education. ...
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