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Community Yard Sale set for return in May
by Zack Steen
t’s time to clean out those closets. The Daily Corinthian Community Yard Sale will return in about two months at the Historic Corinth Depot and Crossroads Museum. Set for Saturday, May 13 and Sept. 23 from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m., booth space rental fees from the annual event benefits the nonprofit museum’s efforts to build housing to display the 1924 American LaFrance pumper fire truck on loan to the...
Contraband camp statues come to life
by Zack Steen
The life-size bronze sculptures at the Corinth Contraband Camp will soon come to life. The augmented reality project will happen thanks in part to a $10,000 grant awarded to the Corinth Area Convention and Visitor’s Bureau from the Mississippi Hills Heritage Area Alliance. “This is a really cool project where basically the statues will come to life in front of visitors via their handheld device...
New bill would reform campaign finances
by Zack Steen
Tighter guidelines are on the horizon for campaign sending in the Magnolia State. Lawmakers agreed on a new campaign finance reform bill on Wednesday with the passage of Senate Bill 2689. The measure will next move to Gov. Phil Bryant for his approval. Right now, public officials across the state can spend campaign money any way they like, as long as they pay income taxes on money taken for per...
Museum transforms into time machine
by L.A. Story
IUKA — Tishomingo County’s Old Courthouse Museum will become a time machine transporting people back in time during the third annual Renaissance Day. The museum located at 203 East Quitman Street in Iuka will be the setting for Renaissance Day 2017 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday, April 15. “It’s been a hit. This is just an old-timey day. It’s an opportunity for people to come to see how thin...
People of the Crossroads — Jef...
Between his son’s travel ball games and his cleaning and restoration business, Jeff Eldridge keep...
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'Blood Country' — Filming move...
A long day of filming on Monday for the makers of “Blood Country” took them from sleepy Jacinto t...
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Resident requests 
partial roa...
A western Alcorn County resident renewed his request for a partial road closure before the Board ...
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Market vendor 
deadline nears
Spring is in the air and the Green Market’s ninth annual season is right around the corner. As th...
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KeyTronic expanding operations
Seventy-five new jobs are coming to Corinth. KeyTronicEMS is expanding its Corinth location by in...
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Action! Jacinto
 filming begins

JACINTO — “Settle … and … action!” On that command from “Blood Country” director Travis Mills, a ...
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School district receives $50,000
The Alcorn School District is now $50,000 richer thanks to Rep. Nick Bain (D-Alcorn) and a bond b...
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Firefighter injured during hou...
A Biggersville firefighter received minor injuries after a portion of wall collapsed during salva...
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Real estate agent uses drone t...
As a real estate broker, Doug Jumper never expected to add “pilot” to his credentials. But that i...
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Glen to get new mayor
When the new term for municipal elected leaders begins in July, the town of Glen will get a new m...
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Sports
Sports Shorts
by the Daily Corinthian
•The Kossuth High School Athletic Booster Club will hold a meeting on April 18 at 6 PM at the High School Cafeteria •There will be a four person golf scramble at Hillandale...
Local Schedule
by the Daily Corinthian
Thursday, March 23 HS Baseball Middleton (TN) @ Walnut, 4:30 HS Softball Belmont @ Booneville (V & JV), 5 Pine Grove @ Hickory Flat (V & JV), 5 Biggersville @ Jumpertown, 5...
Plaza Lanes League Bowlin...
by the Daily Corinthian
Here are the latest league bowling results from Plaza Lanes in Corinth. (Corinth Youth League: 2016-17 Award Winners) Kossuth Aggies 39 17 (League Champs) The Rebels 38 18 ...
Local Schedule
by the Daily Corinthian
Wednesday, March 22 HS Baseball (Gulf Coast Baseball Classic) McNairy Central vs Beech (TN), 10 AM Thursday, March 23 HS Baseball Mi...
Crigger's No Hitter Leads Warriors Past Shannon
by Kent Mohundrokmohundro@dailycorinthian.com
Corinth pitcher Kyle Crigger pitched a perfect game at Shannon Tuesday night to become the second Warrior pitcher in a week to toss ...
Scoreboard 03/21
by the Daily Corinthian
(Monday, March 20) HS Baseball Gulf Coast (AL) Baseball Classic McNairy Central 11 Hamilton (AL) 2 MCHS 243 020 0 - 11 10 2 HHS 000 ...
Opinion
Perception is that Trump'...
by Michael Barone
Perceptions matter. People make decisions, even life-altering decisions, based on what they perceive as likely to happen. To the extent that public policy affects such deci...
Will Russiagate backfire ...
by Pat Buchanan
The big losers of the Russian hacking scandal may yet be those who invested all their capital in a script that turned out to based on a fairy tale. In Monday's Intelligence...
Gorsuch’s writings will i...
by Sid Salter
STARKVILLE – For all of the questionable, quirky, and downright bizarre actions and utterances of our newly-minted President of the United States, Donald Trump appears to h...
Building a pyramid of memories
by Rheta Johnson
PENSACOLA, Fla. -- In one sleepy motion, I hit a snooze button on the hotel's clock that chums up the sound of breaking waves. Ah, a...
Looking for answers to medical care
by Glenn Mollette
Medical care continues to dominate our attention in this nation. I hope we don't have millions of people without health care in the ...
Gorsuch offers a nation of laws, not politics
by Star Parker
My first experience with Senate confirmation hearings for a Supreme Court justice nominee was in 1991 at the hearings for Clarence T...
Purity and politics
by Cal Thomas
Readers of a certain age may recall ads for Ivory Soap, which claimed to be 99 and 44/100ths percent pure. If the soap could have re...
A 140-character flaw
by Rich Lowry
The Trump administration is in the throes of one of the greatest self-inflicted distractions of the modern presidency. The latest ch...
Crossroads
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 the reason for all the ups and downs and t...
Neighborhood theater oper...
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 theater and the oldest operating cinema...
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 reusable “green bags,” but it’s worth thinkin...
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...
Annual celebration takes root in European and American tradition
by Stacy Jones
Fat Tuesday has come and gone once again. One would think that those across the Bible Belt would celebrate Mardi Gras, the French ph...
Forty-year-old legislation continues to protect rights of those involved in education
by Stacy Jones
n 1972, one of the most significant education amendments was implemented under the Nixon administration. Known to the public as Titl...
Murphy's Law applies to motherhood
by Lora Ann Huff
While sitting in a doctor’s office the other day, I saw a framed list of Murphy’s Law scenarios and was laughing out loud before the...
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