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Pursuit results in fatal crash
by Brant Sappington
Authorities are awaiting official identification of a suspect who died Sunday when his vehicle burst into flames after crashing while fleeing from law enforcement in Prentiss County. A Prentiss County deputy and a Booneville police officer manning a safety checkpoint on Highway 4 West inside the Booneville city limits saw the vehicle shut off its lights and pull into a lot just east of the chec...
Corinth legends: Cemetery tour will return for second year
by Zack Steen
The stories of eight historic Corinthians will come alive later this month when the second annual Historic Corinth Cemetery Tour returns. The tour will illuminate the lives of an eclectic group of legends from Corinth’s past who rest at the Corinth City Cemetery on Oct. 28-29. A fundraiser for the Crossroads Museum, organizers say the tour will feature five new locals presenting never-before-he...
Displaced Heritage festival set for Iuka this weekend
by L.A. Story
IUKA — Even a hurricane could not stop this festival. After being displaced from its traditional date due to Hurricane Harvey, the 30th Annual Iuka Heritage Festival will take place this Friday and Saturday at Iuka’s Mineral Springs Park. Originally scheduled for Labor Day Weekend, festival organizers decided to cancel due to the remnants of Hurricane Harvey — the storm which devastated areas o...
City closes Tate Street bridge
by Jebb Johnston
The City of Corinth is looking at options after closing a bridge on a busy street over the weekend. The closure of the bridge on Tate Street near Fulton Drive is expected to be lengthy, and motorists are advised to plan to take alternate routes. Of the two bridges in that area, it is the one closest to the railroad tracks just off Fillmore Street. Public Works Director Clayton Mills said the br...
County school board OKs 3 bus ...
The county school district needs new school buses more than ever.
 Alcorn School District Superin...
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Miss Ole Miss: CHS grad electe...
OXFORD — She put her heart into something unexpected and it paid off. Corinth native, and 2014 Co...
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Support group hosts breast can...
When one is at one’s most afraid, there could possibly be no support more valuable than from thos...
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State women's clubs convention...
Women’s service clubs from across Mississippi will bring their message of “Lifting as We Climb” t...
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Official wants stronger telema...
One Mississippi official wants stronger telemarketer laws and is working to revise the state’s No...
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Outstanding citizen 
nominatio...
The search has begun for someone to sing the praises for those who often will not do it for thems...
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Young cast is featured in LINK...
Some of the Crossroads area’s youngest actors and actresses are beginning to exercise their skill...
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Small fire at Caterpillar
The Corinth Fire Department responded to a minor fire at the Caterpillar plant on Cardinal Drive ...
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Lt. Gov. Reeves tours local sites
Corinth played host to Lt. Gov. Tate Reeves on Wednesday as the state official toured local sites...
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Magnolia sponsors Monster Mash...
The community's hospital is giving back ... again. This time with Monster Mash 2017, a kid-friend...
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Rocket maker adds 50 jobs
IUKA — A rocket maker will spend $10.5 million to expand a northeast Mississippi factory, plannin...
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Bostic found guilty, sentenced...
The 18-year-old daughter of shooting victim Kris Ann Ledlow said her life has changed completely ...
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Sports
Peters Wins Pigskin Picks
by the Daily Corinthian
What a difference a week makes. Following a week where a majority of pickers won 10 or more games, this past weekend tripped a lot of us up: including yours truly. There we...
Local Schedule
by the Daily Corinthian
Thursday, October 19 HS Volleyball Playoffs/1st Round Corinth @ Lafayette County, 6 St. Joe’s @ Alcorn Central, 5 Kossuth @ St. Andrews, 5:30 Friday, October 20 HS Football...
DC Players Of The Week
by Kent Mohundrokmohundro@dailycorinthian.com
For the second consecutive week there were multiple players who stood out among the rest as another week of high school football became a part of history. And they are both...
Local Scoreboard
by the Daily Corinthian
Friday, October 13 HS Football @ Selmer Milan 34 McNairy Central 7 MHS 14 14 6 0 - 34 MCHS 0 0 0 7 - 7 (1st) M: Garrett Rogers 35 pa...
Plaza Lanes League Bowling Results
by the Daily Corinthian
Special to the Daily Corinthian. (Monday Night Major: Week of 10/09) MS Care 23 9 Shot Who? 18 14 Hughes Outdoor & Marina 18 14 Fami...
Local Schedule
by the Daily Corinthian
Thursday, October 19 HS Volleyball Playoffs/1st Round Corinth @ Lafayette County, 6 St. Joe’s @ Alcorn Central, 5 Kossuth @ St. Andr...
Opinion
How the NFL lost to Trump
by Rich Lowry
Donald Trump isn't exactly on a winning streak, but he is beating the NFL in a rout. The league's commissioner, Roger Goodell, signaled the beginning of a messy, divisive r...
Repeal of 'clean power' r...
by Sen. Roger Wicker
The Trump Administration is continuing its ambitious rollback of harmful federal regulations – this time taking steps to undo one of the most onerous and costly rules of th...
It's a dog's life and tha...
by Lenore Skenazy
Pet owners, I know your animals are cherished members of the family. What they aren't, however, are neurotic 21st-century Americans. So why are we starting to treat them th...
Is Trump the heir to Reagan?
by Patrick Buchanan
Three decades ago, as communications director in the White House, I set up an interview for Bill Rusher of National Review. Among hi...
Today's turn of the century problems
by Michael Barone
Is America in a new Gilded Age? That's the contention of Republican political consultant Bruce Mehlman, and in a series of 35 slides...
The great regulatory rollback of 2017
by Rich Lowry
One by one, the artifacts of President Barack Obama's rule by administrative fiat are tumbling. The latest is his signature Clean Po...
America's pain could be yours tomorrow
by Dr. Glenn Mollette
Northern California is suffering with some of the worse fires in that state's history. Twenty-three people have been reportedly kill...
Some do want to take away guns
by Larry Elder
Almost immediately after the Las Vegas shooting came the calls for "common sense" gun control. The quest almost always begins with a...
Crossroads
We're in danger of repeat...
by Lora Ann Huff
Hearing the continuation of frightening threats of war and disunity in the news this week reminded me of a clipping my mother-in-law saved from a newspaper around 1965. The...
Rocker’s reported death u...
by Stacy Jones
The immediacy of technology is, on one hand, an asset. We can stay in touch with family and friends at lightning speed. It allows for interaction in real-time, as well as q...
Thinking about Las Vegas
by Lora Ann Huff
With all the sorrow in our world and all the constant unrest among groups of people, it’s quite easy to become discouraged. The news is filled with reports of harsh actions...
Educators’ responsibility is to teach students, not safeguard from violence
by Stacy Jones
This week I viewed a story on the evening news that disturbed me. No matter what restrictions—or lack of restraints—that one believe...
Children have a way with words
by Lora Ann Huff
A friend sent me some stories and comments made by children, and although I’ve shared some of them before, I thought we needed a smi...
Public education is vital to the success of our students
by Stacy Jones
I spent this week at a meeting in Nashville reviewing end-of-course assessment items for Tennessee’s state department of education. ...
A house and a home are different things
by Lora Ann Huff
Many years ago my Home Economics teacher at Alcorn Central High School marked me for life. Mrs. Lorene Dean stressed over and over t...
History of Labor Day suggests much more than day of rest
by Stacy Jones
Like most Americans, I do not plan to be working Monday. I will refrain from labor on my day off. Many people, though, who see it as...
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