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Search continues for missing teen
by Brant Sappington
The search continues for a Booneville teen missing for almost a month. Angelica Dykes, 17, was last seen on Friday, June 23 in the east Booneville area. Police Chief Michael Ramey said Dykes was seen getting into a vehicle with two individuals. There was no evidence of any foul play. “It appears she got in the vehicle voluntarily,” said Ramey. A community prayer service is set for Sunday at 12:...
Community support FUELS
 Operation Back to School

by L.A. Story
KOSSUTH — School supplies for children can be a financial strain on some families and one area church has made it a mission to help by sponsoring Operation Back to School. Beginning at 7 a.m. Saturday, July 22, at the L.C. Follin Christian Life Center Building (the blue building) in Kossuth, Operation Back to School, part of the FUEL ministry (Forever, Unending, Eternal Love), of Kossuth United...
Career choices: Campers explore opportunities
by Michael H. Miller
Mark Rowan of Baldwyn wants to be a music producer when he grows up. Thanks to the lessons he and the other campers acquired at the Northeast Mississippi Community College TIGER Manufacturing Camp at the Northeast at Corinth campus this week, Rowan knows that there are other opportunities out there. “They told me when I get ready to start my own business; I need to do something to set myself ap...
Officials: New bid process causes concern
by Jebb Johnston
The Alcorn County Board of Supervisors is joining others to express concern about new requirements for the bidding process set to take effect at the beginning of 2018. House Bill 1106, which was signed by the governor in April, requires governing authorities to provide “a secure electronic interactive system for the submittal of bids requiring competitive bidding” as an additional option for bi...
Latimore, blues artists ready ...
The Crossroads Arena will be reaching down soul deep to “turn up the blues” on Saturday night. J&...
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City board approves several zo...
Corinth aldermen gave approval to several zoning changes Tuesday evening. The meeting of the Boar...
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County, city schools to host o...
More than two dozen orientation and open house meetings are set for the upcoming week as Corinth ...
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Groups to explore Old Tishomin...
Who do you think you are? The genealogical societies in Alcorn, Tishomingo and Prentiss counties ...
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City pursues bond issue for in...
“Infrastructure” is at the top of the list again as the Corinth Board of Aldermen pursues a new g...
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Supervisors see no need to dem...
Alcorn County supervisors are looking to the parks and recreation commission to decide whether th...
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Tishomingo County man shot, br...
TISHOMINGO COUNTY — A 25-year-old Tishomingo County man has been charged with aggravated assault ...
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Class makes postcards from the...
A class recently held at the Mississippi State University Extension Service helped teach students...
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Rain delay: 'Jaws' chews way t...
The results are in and although top ranked Joey “Jaws” Chestnut didn’t break any records, he did ...
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Inmate records prison shakedown
An inmate at the Alcorn County Regional Correctional Facility recorded the aftermath of last week...
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ALDI, Marshalls coming to Corinth
Some doors have closed, but others are opening. Southeast Real Estate Development Group, develope...
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Four suspects arrested in Waln...
WALNUT — The Mississippi Bureau of Investigation, along with the Federal Bureau of Investigation ...
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Sports
Coming Up Saturday
by the Daily Corinthian
Coming Up Saturday in the Daily Corinthian sports pages ‘Ask Kent’ returns and will center around the question ‘who is the best quarterback in the SEC’? The answer may surp...
Local Schedule
by the Daily Corinthian
Thursday, August 10 Corinth will hold an intrasquad scrimmage and ‘Meet The Warriors’ at Warrior Stadium II, 6 pm Friday, August 11 HS Football Jamborees Alcorn Central @ B...
Williams tabbed for Doak Walker Award
by Mississippi State Sports Information
STARKVILLE, Miss. – Mississippi State junior running back Aeris Williams was announced as a preseason Doak Walker Award candidate, t...
Sports Shorts
by the Daily Corinthian
•Ramer City Park will be conducting fall soccer sign-ups beginning July 22 at the park concession stand from 10A-1P for four consecu...
New Feature Is Here
by the Daily Corinthian
A new feature has arrived here at the Daily Corinthian sports department and we want you to be part of it. It’s called ‘At Play In T...
Fitzgerald on Unitas, O'Brien Awards watch lists
by Mississippi State Sports Information
STARKVILLE, Miss. – Junior quarterback Nick Fitzgerald continues to reel in preseason recognition after being tabbed to both the Dav...
Opinion
The party of bad faith?
by Rich Lowry
If the Republican attempt to repeal and replace Obamacare ultimately fails, it will be a lesson in the wages of political bad faith. The current path of the Senate bill has...
Collusion charges cut bot...
by Larry Elder
During President Bill Clinton's 1996 campaign for re-election, several individuals allegedly worked on behalf of the Chinese government to influence the presidential electi...
Wicker calls for action o...
by Sen. Roger Wicker
I welcome the recent announcement that the Senate will remain in session during the August weeks traditionally dedicated to state work. For months, Democrats have been usin...
Liberal values are bankrupting us
by Star Parker
Recently, Gallup published the results of its annual Values and Beliefs poll. The headline of the report speaks for itself: "America...
The real crimes of Russiagate
by Pat Buchanan
For a year, the big question of Russiagate has boiled down to this: Did Donald Trump's campaign collude with the Russians in hacking...
Anti-Trump overreach could backfire
by Michael Barone
Overreach. Donald Trump seems to have an uncanny knack for prompting overreach by his opponents and critics. This often hurts him an...
Some things stay the same
by Cal Thomas
"The more things change, the more they stay the same."(French proverb) While scanning YouTube videos, I came across an appearance by...
Medicaid cuts can be cushioned
by Dick Morris & Eileen McGann
Moderate Republicans profess to be concerned about cuts in Medicaid spending in the new, improved Senate Obamacare replacement bill....
Crossroads
Beloved poem encourages f...
by Lora Ann Huff
This week I was flipping through a book of poems written by Helen Steiner Rice and published in 1976 by Guideposts. One particular poem jumped out at me because the words s...
Sometimes you just have t...
by Lora Ann Huff
…So what do you do when you’re headed toward the top of a hill on a narrow street and read the sign that says “Dead End” – and you’re pulling a 16’ livestock trailer and yo...
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. ...
Beloved hymn has a special meaning
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 writ...
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...
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