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Store owner recognized for Alzheimer's Foundation efforts
by Kimberly Shelton
Remembering those who’ve forgotten, t. feazell owner Tadd Feazell was recently praised for his tireless efforts to raise Alzheimer’s awareness in his community. The organizer was featured in the Winter 2016/2017 edition of the Alzheimer’s Foundation of America’s (AFA) “Teal Times” following his 2nd Annual Remember Corinth event. Credited with making a “big difference”, Tadd and his parents, Co-...
1 Injured in head-on crash
by Zack Steen
One person was transported to the hospital following a early Saturday afternoon head-on collision at Suitors Crossing in western Alcorn County. Multiple sheriff’s deputies were among a hand full of law enforcement agencies who responded to the two vehicle wreck on U.S. Highway 72 and County Road 604 around 1:15 p.m. The accident happened when a Tishomingo County female driver of a Pontiac G6 pu...
Legislature focuses on statewide law enforcement
by Zack Steen
Earlier this week, during Republican Gov. Phill Bryant’s State of the State address, he emphasized the importance of Blue Lives. In Mississippi, Blue Lives matter, he said. “Across our nation, law enforcement is under attack,” Bryant told Legislatures. “Here in Mississippi, most of our citizens continue to support and respect the men and women who wear the badge and protect and serve.” Bryant s...
Municipal elections begin to take shape
by Jebb Johnston
Qualifying for municipal elections continues in most cities and towns across Mississippi. In Alcorn County, it’s an election year for Farmington, Rienzi, Kossuth and Glen, with mayors and aldermen posts to be filled. In Kossuth, four-term incumbent Mayor Donald R. Pace is seeking reelection to another term. He was first elected in 2001 while serving as an alderman for the town. Five individuals...
Concert will benefit children'...
Taking advantage of the historic Corinth Coliseum Civic Center’s stunning acoustics, Billy’s Ente...
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People of the Crossroads - Cha...
Offering patrons a sip of the past, Old Time Soda Company Owner Charles Rushing enjoys locating v...
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Tennessee woman killed in Tish...
A single vehicle crash in Tishomingo County has claimed the life of a Tennessee woman. Brittney N...
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Trump sworn in as 45th president
WASHINGTON — Pledging to empower America’s “forgotten men and women,” Donald Trump was sworn in a...
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ACHS students plan for mission...
A group of eight Alcorn Central High School football players are raising money for an upcoming mi...
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Parks shocked by proposed scho...
A Oxford senator introduced a bill to the Mississippi Legislature this week that would merge Nort...
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People of the Crossroads – Bry...
A veteran actor and director, Farmington Baptist Church Music Minister Bryan Essary enjoys sharin...
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Music Club presents first conc...
“If life was a piano light and darkness would be the keys. And shadows would be the melody that c...
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Adult and 3 children sent to h...
A slippery roadway may have caused a one-vehicle wreck Wednesday night. Four people, including th...
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Rienzi Library welcomes new ma...
RIENZI — The Rienzi Library has new books, a new look and a new face. D.E. Wilson of the Boonevil...
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Tax collector wants to add dri...
Alcorn County is looking at the possibility of establishing a drive-through location for resident...
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People of the Crossroads — TaN...
A spokesperson for victims of sexual and domestic abuse, Miss Black Mississippi U.S. Ambassador 2...
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Sports
Scoreboard 01/21
by the Daily Corinthian
HS Basketball (from Friday, Jan. 20) (G) Aberdeen 64, Corinth 45 AHS 16 15 8 23 — 64 CHS 2 11 12 20 — 45 (CHS) Kristen Herman 29 (B) Corinth 76, Aberdeen 68 CHS 12 21 23 20...
Latest Plaza Lanes League...
by the Daily Corinthian
Here are the latest league bowling results for Plaza Lanes in Corinth. (Monday Night Major: Week of 01/16) Outlaws 11 1 Hughes Outdoor & Marina 10.5 1.5 Scooter Thugs 7 5 B...
Jerry Lott: The Legend
by Kent Mohundrokmohundro@dailycorinthian.com
Tuesday, January 17 was a milestone night for McNairy Central head girls basketball coach Jerry Lott. His Lady Bobcats defeated Faye...
Kossuth Rolls Over Central
by Kent Mohundrokmohundro@dailycorinthian.com
Alcorn County hosted two big division matchups Friday evening as Alcorn Central faced Kossuth and Biggersville hosted Pine Grove. • ...
Scoreboard 2 01/20
by the Daily Corinthian
(G) Pontotoc 69 Tishomingo County 41 Pontotoc 27 14 17 11 - 69 Tishomingo County 3 15 8 11 - 41 (TCHS) Katie Powers 9, Morgan Perkin...
Scoreboard 1 01/20
by the Daily Corinthian
(G) Pine Grove 71 Biggersville 33 Pine Grove 28 18 20 5 - 71 Biggersville 11 8 0 14 - 33 (BHS) Tyleshia Davis 16. (B) Biggersville 9...
Opinion
Big difference between Ca...
by Emily Wagster Pettus
JACKSON  (AP) — The Mississippi Capitol is not the real world, and that can be easy to forget during a legislative session. Unless there's an alternate universe neatly hidd...
Obama will remain symbol ...
by Rich Lowry
The work of unraveling President Barack Obama's legacy is underway, but even if the Trump administration and a Republican Congress reverse every last law and regulation, th...
President Trump lays down...
by Dick Morris & Eileen McGann
Lest people think that President Trump (it feels so good to write these words) was making it up as he went along the campaign trail, his inaugural address should set their ...
Noble intent defies partisan reality of actual voter behavior
by Sid Salter
STARKVILLE – There is nobility in the idea that Mississippians would want to elect judges on a non-partisan basis. The idea that jus...
Education tops legislative activity
by Rep. Lester "Bubba" Carpenter
The state legislature had a full schedule during the third week of the 2017 legislative session, which began Monday with a joint Edu...
Why does Obama get a pass?
by Larry Elder
President Barack Obama and his team  still  engage in a hissy fit over Donald Trump's questioning Obama's place of birth. To even ra...
Legislative session tackles big issues
by Rep. Nick Bain
We have had an encouraging start to the 2017 Legislative session, and I am once again reminded of the privilege you have given me to...
Trump's inauguration is not without precedent
by Michael Barone
The United States has just had three consecutive eight-year presidencies, and it's only the second time in history that that's happe...
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God is the provider of tr...
by Lora Ann Huff
After such a controversial presidential election this year and finding few things that were “normal” in the process, about all I can say on this Inauguration Day is that we...
Return to groundbreaking ...
by Stacy Jones
I received in the mail Wednesday an eBay item I ordered and was excited to obtain: the complete DVD set of the 1970s TV sitcom ‘All in the Family.’ I have seen almost every...
A cheerful heart is the b...
by Lora Ann Huff
Recently our five-year-old granddaughter Rilee Bea hurried into her mother’s room and declared, “Mama, I just bless-youed and the most disgusting stuff came out!” Hollie th...
Week marks loss of memorable English teachers
by Stacy Jones
This week has not been an easy one for some of us in the Crossroads area who hold fond memories of our former English teachers. For ...
'Jackie' movie offers valuable perspective
by Stacy Jones
I saw the biopic “Jackie” this week. Although I was born after John F. Kennedy’s presidency and assassination, I have long been fasc...
God made us all different ... even mules
by Lora Ann Huff
Everyone has heard the expressions, “books can take you places you’ve never been before” and “movies can take you places…” Both are ...
New Year's holiday follows long tradition, ends 2016 bittersweetly
by Stacy Jones
Each year I approach New Year’s Eve with excitement. Nevertheless, the holiday, immediately following the most commercialized holida...
Christmas hurrying obscures meaning
by Lora Ann Huff
The other day my older daughter said she wondered where you go to have that Christmas that shows up on Christmas cards and in story ...
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