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Domestic violence conviction reinstated
by Jebb Johnston
The Mississippi Supreme Court reinstated an aggravated domestic violence conviction out of Alcorn County, reversing a Court of Appeals decision. In a decision handed down Thursday, the court affirmed the sentence of James L. Johnson Jr., 56, who was sentenced in April 2014 to serve 10 years in custody of the Mississippi Department of Corrections. The case centered around Johnson’s alleged assau...
Tree tradition celebrates Christmas
by Bobby J. Smith
The community is invited to experience the heavenly sounds of the season at the First Baptist Church’s annual Singing Christmas Tree concerts. “This presentation of Christmas music is centered on the good news brought to the world through the birth of Jesus, and how we are to respond to that news,” said Dr. Royce Wilder, music minister of First Baptist Church. “The Singing Christmas Tree is a w...
Symphony brings sounds of the season
by Kimberly Shelton
In anticipation of a joyous Noel, the Corinth Symphony Orchestra is preparing to present its second concert of the season. Held at 2 p.m. on Sunday, Dec. 4 in the historic Coliseum Civic Center in downtown Corinth, the festive program will be a celebration of Christmas cheer. Offering religious music, yule-tide favorites and classical holiday carols, the harmonious event will feature soloists a...
Arrest made in 
auto burglary
by Jebb Johnston
Corinth police apprehended another alleged car burglar. Corey McGaha, 38, of Johns Street, was arrested last week and charged with burglary of a vehicle. He is out on bond. Corinth PD Capt. Dell Green said a person was seen burglarizing a vehicle parked at Mid South Neurology, 2425 Proper Street, and fleeing the scene. The police department developed a suspect who was later identified in a line...
School district approves two r...
While repairs begin on deteriorated roofs at two county schools, the need for an additional multi...
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Corinth Symphony Orchestra to ...
In anticipation of a joyous Noel, the Corinth Symphony Orchestra is preparing to present its seco...
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NEMCC expands fitness program
Northeast Mississippi Community College is ready to take its culture of fitness to the community....
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Boys & Girls Club president of...
Dark clouds are hanging over the youth of America, but the young people at the Boys & Girls Club ...
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R&B star coming to arena
The soulful sound of R&B will rock Corinth this weekend. Set for 9 p.m. on Saturday at the Crossr...
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Santa, discounted adoptions hi...
Santa Claus is coming to the Corinth-Alcorn Animal Shelter this weekend. Kris Kringle, portrayed ...
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Sheriff: Drivers be cautious a...
South Harper Road motorists encountered a new traffic signal Wednesday morning. The intersection ...
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Angel Tree program adoptions a...
The Corinth Salvation Army is in full swing this holiday season with a revamped Angel Tree progra...
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Christmas Basket Fund still ne...
Donations are still needed for the annual Christmas Basket Fund. The fundraising goal is set at $...
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Holiday parade season begins
Heralding in a joyous holiday season, the city of Iuka and the Pickwick, Tenn. community will kic...
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Author releases companion Puss...
Concluding a project six months in the making, author Robert D. Broughton has released a companio...
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Brady carries county in Suprem...
One of the lowest voter turnouts in county history saw Columbus attorney John Brady carry Alcorn ...
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Sports
What's Happening Around H...
by Kent Mohundrokmohundro@dailycorinthian.com
As the old cliche goes ‘it’s the most wonderful time of the year’. Besides the fact that it is definitely a wonderful time of year- with Christmas parades starting this wee...
Local Schedule
Thursday, December 1 Basketball Pine Grove @ Walnut, 6 Falkner @ Thrasher, 6 McNairy Central @ Milan JC Basketball West Kentucky @ Northeast 7:30 Friday, December 2 HS Bask...
Miss State/Ole Miss Seaso...
by Kent Mohundrokmohundro@dailycorinthian.com
I called it last week in my Friday picks. Mississippi State will win against Ole Miss. I also mentioned that it hurt me inside to make that choice because I am a Rebel fan....
BB Games Cancelled
Games Cancelled Due to the threat of severe weather last night most schools cancelled their regularly scheduled games and reschedule...
Division 1-3A 2nd Team FB Picks
Division I-3A All-Division FB 2nd Team (Offense) QB Matthew Bobo (SO) Kossuth RB Kendall Guy (SO) Booneville RB Kade Parker (SR) Alc...
Kent's Corner: What I'm Thankful For
by Kent Mohundrokmohundro@dailycorinthian.com
After a two-week break for the holidays, I’m back with more food for thought from the wonderful world of sports. I hope each and eve...
Plaza Lane League Results 11.28
Here are the latest League Bowling results from Plaza Lanes in Corinth. (Monday Night Major: Week of 11/14) Two Odd Couples 34 18 Pl...
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Tuesday, November 29 JC Basketball Arkansas Baptist @ Northeast, 5:30 HS Basketball Biggersville @ Alcorn Central, 6 (WXRZ) Corinth ...
Opinion
The Populist-nationalist ...
by Pat Buchanan
Now that the British have voted to secede from the European Union and America has chosen a president who has never before held public office, the French appear to be follow...
DeVos: A great pick for e...
by Star Parker
If the teachers unions are outraged by Donald Trump's selection of Betsy DeVos as the new secretary of education, our president-elect must have made a good choice. The two ...
Unless fillibuster ends, ...
by Dick Morris & Eileen McGann
Changing the Supreme Court is at the core of the Republican Party agenda this year. With one seat vacant and several other justices nearing retirement age, the men and wome...
Can Democrats quit identity politics?
by Rich Lowry
For the Democrats, no activity is immune from reflexive accusations of sexism and racism, not even soul-searching. The initial poste...
What will Trump do for infrastructure?
by Michael Barone
In May 1986, a 39-year-old Manhattan real estate developer named Donald Trump promised to get Wollman Rink in Central Park up and ru...
Look at a real e-mail scandal
by Joe Conason
For well over a year, Donald Trump ranted constantly about the woman he smeared as "Crooked Hillary," insisting that her alleged dis...
Lucinda lived flat-out
by Rheta Johnson
Lucinda deserves an obituary. She was an unforgettable little dickens. Not even 20 pounds, such a mix that no breed dominated, the d...
The left's love affair with Fidel Castro
by Cal Thomas
In a statement following the death of Cuban dictator Fidel Castro, President Obama spoke of "the countless ways in which (Castro) al...
Crossroads
Destruction of East Tenne...
After marrying an East Tennessean, I became one for eight years. It was my home. I was thus saddened to hear of the wildfires this week that destroyed homes, businesses, an...
We are all broken and nee...
by Lora Ann Huff
Asking questions and offering consolation as the lady shared her story, Naomi’s friend said, “Do you ever think about going to church?” Having a muddled view of “religion” ...
Accuracy is more importan...
by Stacy Jones
This week while perusing my Facebook new feed, I noticed that a friend of mine had been tagged in a post with almost 50 other people. The woman who tagged him had shared an...
Election underscores importance of coming together
by Stacy Jones
My father was born in 1929, so when Franklin D. Roosevelt was inaugurated in March 1933, he was almost four years old. The country h...
Kindred spirits leave footprints on our hearts
by Lora Ann Huff
Once in a while people cross our paths, leaving a footprint in our minds and hearts that will last as long as we live. Our parents a...
‘Local color’ easily found in cemetery tour characters, stories
by Stacy Jones
In her novel ‘Colony,’ author Anne Rivers Siddons describes the sensuousness of life in the U.S. South: “That sinuous southern life,...
Observations on growing older
by Lora Ann Huff
Suffering from writer’s block, I decided to share some amusing observations I found on growing older. It’s amazing how familiar some...
'Happy trails?' What would Roy and Dale think today?
by Lora Ann Huff
What a contrast! Before sitting down to write, I had been listening to the King of the Cowboys, Roy Rogers, sing “Happy Trails to Yo...
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