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Corinth Coca-Cola expands territory
by Jebb Johnston
Corinth Coca-Cola Bottling Works has expanded its territory in West Tennessee with the addition of the Jackson and Paris markets. The expanded territory rights, first announced in April 2013, were enabled when Corinth obtained distribution rights and related assets from Coca-Cola Refreshments USA, Inc., who first received the rights from Coca-Cola Bottling Co. Consolidated. “By expanding our sa...
Schools announce graduation dates
by Zack Steen
High school seniors across the Crossroads area will take their next step later this month as commencement ceremonies officially end the 2014-15 school year. At Corinth High School, Superintendent Lee Childress and his staff will bid farewell to the school’s graduating class at the Crossroads Arena on Friday, May 22 at 7 p.m. “It has been a very successful year for the Corinth School District wi...
Mail carriers ready to stamp o...
The mailman is asking for a little something extra on Saturday. Corinth mail carriers are again p...
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Civitan Club putting steaks on...
The Civitan Club isn't looking as number 13 as unlucky. The civic organization is expecting its 1...
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Martin will be part of artist ...
Stirring hearts and uplifting spirits through music, the Corinth Music Club will present the thir...
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Some jails give unauthorized l...
JACKSON — Some Mississippi sheriffs have given unauthorized passes to state inmates to temporaril...
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County opposes inmate labor cuts
The Alcorn County Board of Supervisors passed a resolution Monday in opposition to a Mississippi ...
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Sports
Aggies win Game One
by H. Lee Smith II
Kossuth took a huge step towards another playoff sweep and a berth in the North Half championship series. The Aggies got a complete game from Nik Wilcher and a two-run home...
Ole Miss, Kennedy agree t...
by The Associated Press
OXFORD -- Mississippi has agreed to a contract extension with men's basketball coach Andy Kennedy that will keep him at the school until 2019. The four-year deal, which was...
NCAA's head ref ready to ...
by The Associated Press
INDIANAPOLIS -- J.D. Collins has one goal as the NCAA's coordinator of men's basketball officials: Get it right. A few hours after Tuesday's announcement of his new job, Co...
Warriors' Stephen Curry voted NBA's MVP
by The Associated Press
OAKLAND, Calif. -- His voice cracked first. Then, his eyes got red. Finally, Stephen Curry cried. He had felt this way in the past —...
Freeze gets firsthand taste of Talladega speed
by The Associated Press
TALLADEGA, Ala. -- Hugh Freeze knows a little something about speed and about NASCAR. The Mississippi football coach uses NASCAR ter...
Donovan says goodbye, Florida moves on
by The Associated Press
GAINESVILLE, Fla. -- Florida's search to replace basketball coach Billy Donovan began weeks -- really months -- ago. The Gators have...
1st-time winners highlight 34th 10K
by H. Lee Smith II
It was more the final kick than beginner’s luck for Stanley Boen. Boen, racing in his first Corinth Coca-Cola Classic 10K, overtook ...
Softball Playoffs
Class 3A Kossuth 13, South Pontotoc 0 South Pontotoc 1, Kossuth 0 (South Pontotoc wins series 2-1) Monday Class 1A Smithville @ Bigg...
Opinion
Biblical values or Vegas ...
by Pat Buchanan
Almost all of the declared and undeclared Republican candidates for 2016 could be found at one of two events, or both. The first was organized by the Iowa Faith and Freedom...
Bipartisanship is busting...
by Michael Barone
Like spring, bipartisanship is busting out all over. Even more so maybe: Washington in a time of alleged global warming is suffering through a chilly, wet springtime, but b...
Weddings will include sam...
by Charlie Mitchell
OXFORD — “You’re not seeking to join the institution,” Chief Justice John Roberts told an attorney arguing for same-gender marriage last week at the U.S. Supreme Court. “Yo...
The anti-Charlie Hebdo fifth column
by Rich Lowry
If there is any group of people on the planet that should feel solidarity with the slain editors of the French satirical magazine Ch...
Defining poverty is key to understanding
by Sid Salter
STARKVILLE – I wrote recently about that fact that both Democrat Hillary Clinton and Republican Marco Rubio launched their president...
Paul right to demand reporters ask about abortions
by Michael Barone
It was sort of inevitable that on his first day of campaigning as an announced candidate for president earlier this month, Rand Paul...
Continue to exercise the voting privilege
by Ben Carson
I grew up in Detroit, in an environment where one was supposed to be Democrat and where people constantly told me that Republicans w...
Defending traditional marriage in America
by Star Parker
The late Judge Robert Bork wrote prophetically in 2004 that the only viable option left for protecting the institution of traditiona...
Crossroads
Latest Avengers movie has...
by Terry Burns
Avengers: Age of Ultron, PG-13 ***1/2, Robert Downey Jr., Chris Hemsworth, Mark Ruffalo, Chris Evans, Scarlett Johanson, Jeremy Renner, Don Cheadle, Thomas Kretchman, James...
Barnabas
by Lora Ann Huff
Have you ever thought about how, in the grand scheme of things, you would like to be remembered when you’re gone? What do you do that will give folks a reason to look back ...
“Chitlin’ Circuit King” B...
by Stacy Jones
On Saturday I plan to see Mississippi blues musician Bobby Rush in concert. Although, it’s not my first time to see Rush, I’m willing to bet that not all Mississippians kno...
Disappearing Delta juke joint offers experience like no other
by Stacy Jones
American literary and jazz critic Albert Murray said the following of the juke joint: “The juke joint, the honky tonk, and the ballr...
Dented Bucket
by Lora Ann Huff
Several years ago a friend forwarded a story that might in some way help our thought process when it comes to some of the things we ...
Two liars try to discover their iniquities
by Terry Burns
True Story, R, ***1/2 James Franco, Jonah Hill, Felicity Jones, Director Rupert Goold, Regency Enterprises, Length 100 minutes. Mich...
Life and death of Lincoln assassin 150 years ago offers fascination
by Stacy Jones
This week public radio has featured stories of Lincoln assassin John Wilkes Booth. To my recollection, the man who shot Lincoln in t...
Friendship
by Lora Ann Huff
A friend since college days sent an e-mail devotional this week about the importance of having special friends in our lives – maybe ...
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This week in Pictures
Recent images from the Crossroads
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Corinth Police Captain Landon Tucker and officer Chad Harville look over the wrecked Mercury Grand Marquis sedan near Gaylean Road and U.S. 72. Two shooting victims inside the vehicle where trying to get to the hospital.
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