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Citizens can help shape town's future
by Jebb Johnston
Corinth residents can help shape the city’s path for the next couple of decades as the Envision Corinth 2040 planning process invites public input. The first public meeting, set for Thursday, April 27, from 6 to 7:30 p.m. at the Corinth Elementary School gym, will present Orion Planning and Design’s initial research findings for the city and begin to identify the city’s strengths and opportunit...
Prentiss County reports no major damage
by Mark Boehler
(EDITOR'S NOTE: Two more tornado warnings were issued Saturday afternoon, the first for Prentiss County at 2:43 p.m. and a second for south Tishomingo County at 2:56 p.m. In both cases there were reports of a tornado on the ground, one at New Site and another near Tishomingo State Park. Officials in both counties searched for damage and as of 4 p.m., no damage was reported in Prentiss County an...
Walk for Life —Prayers: 'Here Comes the Sun'
by L.A. Story
It appears prayers were answered when a break in the clouds allowed the sun to peek through for the annual Walk for Life. Retiring Oasis Medical Center Executive Director Martha Jobe could be heard singing “Here Comes the Sun” as she walked through the crowd lining up to register to walk for the 23rd annual Walk for Life. She greeted the walkers with a big smile of welcome. New incoming Oasis C...
Corinth native earns education's top honor
by Zack Steen
As a young girl she often “played school” with her Barbie dolls. Soon she would follow in her mother’s footsteps and grow up to be recognized as one of Mississippi’s top educators. Corinth native Jessica (Atkins) Broome was named administrator of the year by the Mississippi Department of Education earlier this month. As principal of Pearl Junior High School, Broome was hailed by MDE for helping...
Talking education: Superintend...
While Corinth schools continue to roll out innovative ways to prepare students for the future, th...
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Farmington hosts relic hunt se...
FARMINGTON — Success breeds success. At least that is what the mayor and the City of Farmington b...
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Large crowd enjoys Spring Flin...
A long line formed early awaiting the 2017 Spring Fling Connector Event and event organizer Tom C...
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Man dies in wreck in Corinth
A 29-year-old Corinth man was killed in the early morning hours on Friday in a one-vehicle traffi...
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Skeletal remains identified
DNA results from the Mississippi Crime Lab have identified the skeletal remains found in a wooded...
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Color run promotes awareness f...
The color will soon fly again. The annual Austin’s Shoes Reconnect 4 Autism Color Run 5K returns ...
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MRHC reaches out with sports p...
Teamwork is important in school sports, and Magnolia Regional Health Center wants local students ...
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Derby party returns at Veranda...
Seersucker and bowties, sundresses and hats will be the look of the day on the grounds of the Ver...
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18-wheelers collide on U.S. 72
A wreck involving two 18-wheelers sent one to the hospital and slowed traffic during the early mo...
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MDOC facility seeks correction...
Locals looking to to start a career in law enforcement have a great opportunity. Alcorn County Sh...
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Farmington OKs bids for water ...
FARMINGTON — The City of Farmington is another step closer to seeing improvements in their water ...
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Police identify murder victim
The victim of a Monday afternoon homicide in North Corinth has been identified. Shomarick Payne, ...
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Sports
Scoreboard
by the Daily Corinthian
(Friday, April 21) HS Softball Caledonia 12 Tishomingo County 1 *Lady Confederates lead series 1-0 (Saturday, April 22) HS Baseball (4A Playoffs/1st Round Game 2) Corinth 1...
Local Schedule
by the Daily Corinthian
Monday, April 24 HS Baseball (1A Playoffs) (Game 2) Simmons @ Biggersville, 4 *Game 3, if necessary, will follow (Game 3) Shaw @ Thrasher, 6 (3A Playoffs) (Game 2) Alcorn C...
Ole Miss Tops Mizzou 3-1 at Swayze
by ole miss sports information
OXFORD, Miss. – Getting bumped up a day in the rotation didn’t seem to affect Ryan Rolison. The freshman left-hander pitched 6.0 shu...
Sports Shorts
by the Daily Corinthian
•The Corinth Alcorn Parks & Recreation Department is offering sign-up dates for 2017 Spring/Summer activities. You can sign up betwe...
Scoreboard
by the Daily Corinthian
(Friday, April 21) HS Baseball Playoffs (1A) Simmons 2 Biggersville 1 BHS 000 010 0 - 1 9 5 SHS 001 001 x - 2 2 2 (WP) Wilson (LP) E...
Warriors, Bears, Aggies win playoff games
by Kent Mohundrokmohundro@dailycorinthian.com
There’s nothing quite like playoff time and the spring is especially a great time of year to enjoy a good baseball or softball playo...
Opinion
A Trump victory on the bo...
by Rich Lowry
Donald Trump's saber rattling may or may not deter Kim Jong Un, but it's had an effect south of the border. In the first few months of this year, illegal border crossings h...
Is democracy in a death s...
by Pat Buchanan
"You all start with the premise that democracy is some good. I don't think it's worth a (expletive). Churchill is right. The only thing to be said for democracy is that the...
One Berkeley professor un...
by Star Parker
Reading through a recent issue of Forbes Magazine, I came across a wonderful quote from inventor R. Buckminster Fuller. He observed: "You cannot change things by fighting e...
Encumbrances weigh us all down
by Glenn Mollette
An encumbrance will often weigh us down or prevent us from going forward.  Trinity Lutheran Church, Columbia, Missouri should not re...
Reading the tea leaves in Kansas and Georgia
by Michael Barone
What to make of the results of the first two of this spring's special House elections? Start off by putting them in perspective. The...
War cries drown out "America First"
by Pat Buchanan
"Why would I call China a currency manipulator when they are working with us on the North Korean problem?" tweeted President Donald ...
What next with North Korea?
by Cal Thomas
There was a moment at Press Secretary Sean Spicer's White House briefing Monday that was significant. Asked by a reporter about Nort...
Shameless hypocrisy on Spicer's comments
by Larry Elder
Press secretary Sean Spicer publicly apologized several times for this comment about Bashar Assad, the murderous dictator of Syria: ...
Crossroads
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. Keeping those two big items out allowed ...
Beloved hymn has a specia...
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 writer to the point of penning the words, so...
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...
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...
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