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Recovery month celebrates hope
by Zack Steen
(Editor’s note: This is the first story in a four-part series spotlighting Living Free Ministries’ Addiction Recovery Month. A new story will appear each Sunday in the Daily Corinthian.)
 May is about sharing hope and holding the rope. Living Free Ministries is celebrating 13 years in Corinth during the month of May, and founder Tommy Wilson is going the extra mile to ensure community members k...
Reconnect 4 Autism Color Run 5K
Staff photo by Zack Steen More than 700 people took part in the third annual Austin's Shoes Reconnect 4 Autism Color Run 5K at Shiloh Ridge Golf Course on Saturday morning. The run supported the local Autism awareness group’s fundraising efforts. "It was a great day for the run," said founder Brad Essary. "We had a late surge of registrations which helped make this year's Color Run one of the b...
Ride celebrates legacy of local fallen soldier
by Brant Sappington
The legacy of fallen soldier SSG William “Seth” Ricketts lives on in an annual fundraiser that continues to help the families of injured warriors. The Seventh Annual SSG William “Seth” Ricketts Memorial Chip Run was held Saturday at the American Legion building. The event brought more than 95 registered participants together for a day of riding, vendors, live music, a silent auction and more in...
Community ‘superheroes’ relay for a cause
by L.A. Story
Members of the Corinth/Alcorn County community showed up for an evening of emotion, fun, celebration and remembrance. Corinth Mayor Tommy Irwin gave the opening remarks for the Alcorn County Relay for Life, held Friday night at the Crossroads Regional Park. The mayor firmly established the evening’s meaning. “First thing, I think this night is an opportunity for us to always remember those who ...
Woman dies in head-on crash
A Fulton woman died in a crash involving a vehicle backing out of a driveway just south of Corint...
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Alcorn School District cuts te...
The recent state budget shortfall will force the Alcorn School District to cut some members of it...
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Two men drown at Pickwick Lake
PICKWICK, Tenn. -- A pair of Chester County, Tenn. men drowned Wednesday while fishing too close ...
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Detective division investigate...
The entire detective division of the Corinth Police Department is working on the recent murder wh...
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Fugitive caught in Detroit area
The U.S. Marshals Service picked up a man wanted by the Corinth Police Department on an armed rob...
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4H seeks volunteer leaders
If you have a hobby or a skill, then you may have something valuable to contribute to a new gener...
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NAACP hosts annual banquet
The biggest night of the year for the Alcorn County Chapter of the National Association for the A...
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Legion salutes Vietnam veterans
Vietnam veterans did not get a warm welcome across America when the war ended on April 30, 1975. ...
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Facing budget cuts, city schoo...
The Corinth School District will trim an unspecified number of staff members for the 2017-2018 sc...
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Rebel Road Trip rolls through
Hundreds of Rebel faithful gathered Monday night as the Rebel Road Trip rolled into Corinth. It w...
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Sheriff's office hosts drug ta...
Have any expired prescription drugs lying around the house? Alcorn County Sheriff Ben Caldwell ha...
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Sports
2017 Division 1-1A Fast-p...
by the Daily Corinthian
1st Team All-Division: Wheeler: Jaycee Tutor, Kinsey Wallis, McKenzie Wages, Cameron Padgett, and Randi Johnson Biggersville: Ali Settlemires, Aunesty Dilworth, Ashleigh Br...
Sports Shorts
by the Daily Corinthian
•Kossuth High School will host a 3-man scramble team draw benefit tournament at Whispering Pines golf course on April 29. The cost is $40 with cart included and includes tw...
Scoreboard
by the Daily Corinthian
(Friday, April 28) HS Baseball Playoffs/Round 2 (1A) Smithville 15 Biggersville 0 (4 innings) BHS 000 0 - 0 SHS 732 3 - 15 (LP) Kaso...
Local Schedule
by the Daily Corinthian
Friday, April 28 HS Baseball (Class 1A Playoffs) West Union @ Thrasher, 3 Biggersville @ Smithville, 7 (Class 3A Playoffs) Alcorn Ce...
Sports Shorts
by the Daily Corinthian
•Kossuth High School will host a 3-man scramble team draw benefit tournament at Whispering Pines golf course on April 29. The cost i...
Local Golfers Reach State Tournament
by Kent Mohundrokmohundro@dailycorinthian.com
Baseball and softball tend to get the headlines this time of year but there are many other students involved in the other spring spo...
Opinion
The new/old politics of c...
by Michael Barone
Capital vs. countryside -- that's the new political divide, visible in multiple surprise election results over the past 11 months. It cuts across old partisan lines and rep...
Different perspectives be...
by Cal Thomas
President Trump did something Monday I have long advocated. He met with a small group of conservative journalists, pundits and radio talk show hosts. I was among them. Afte...
Trump's biggest achieveme...
by Larry Elder
President Donald Trump's biggest achievement in his first 100 days? Easy. He stopped the left. Measure Trump's first 100 days not just by looking at what he has or has not ...
Trump's biggest achievement is stopping the left
by Larry Elder
President Donald Trump's biggest achievement in his first 100 days? Easy. He stopped the left. Measure Trump's first 100 days not ju...
Ann Coulter the liberal
by Rich Lowry
Because the California National Guard couldn't be mobilized in time, Ann Coulter had to withdraw from giving a speech at Berkeley. I...
The real story on Trump's 100 days
by Dick Morris & Eileen McGann
The really odd thing about Donald Trump's first 100 days is that, Euclid notwithstanding, the whole is greater than the sum of its p...
Is Macron the EU's last best hope?
by Pat Buchanan
For the French establishment, Sunday's presidential election came close to a near-death experience. As the Duke of Wellington said o...
Wicker’s 2018 challengers will face a very different kind of opponent
by Sid Salter
STARKVILLE – Much has been made of late of potential 2018 challengers to Mississippi’s junior Republican U.S. Sen. Roger Wicker of T...
Crossroads
Organizing, packing light...
by Stacy Jones
One of the most exciting parts of a trip is the journey; however, one of the most difficult parts is the packing. It starts for me, of course, with a detailed list of items...
Passing on the old ways
by Lora Ann Huff
The other day I pinned two thick bath towels on my outdoor clothesline since my load of laundry was too much for the clothes dryer. Keeping those two big items out allowed ...
Beloved hymn has a specia...
by Lora Ann Huff
Don’t you wonder at times about the origin of some of the old hymns of the Christian church? What event or thoughts brought the writer to the point of penning the words, so...
There is a purpose to life
by Lora Ann Huff
Most of us have had those days or moments when we see what some call the “circle of life” and wondered what it all means – what’s th...
Neighborhood theater operator presides over local movie scene
by Stacy Jones
Some people enjoy just going to the movies, but not Rene Brunet. Owner of the Prytania Theater, Louisiana’s only single-screen movie...
Going green in 2017
by Lora Ann Huff
Readers have probably heard the story about the older woman’s encounter with a young grocery store clerk who was promoting the reusa...
International Women’s Day grounded in equality for all people
by Stacy Jones
In the book “Feminism is for Everybody: Passionate Politics” writer, feminist, and social activist bell hooks writes, “If any female...
Loving those vehicle commercials about safety
by Lora Ann Huff
Don’t you just love Subaru commercials? I don’t own a Subaru, have never even ridden in one – but if I was depending on TV advertise...
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