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Child protection agency seeks space
by Jebb Johnston
Dec 09, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
The Mississippi Department of Human Services is seeking additional office space in Alcorn County as the Mississippi Department of Child Protection Services gets established as a standalone agency. ...
Hospital gives back with annual event
by Zack Steen
Dec 09, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Each holiday season, Corinth’s premier healthcare provider does exactly that – provides. At no cost to attendants, Magnolia Regional Health Center foots the bill for a truly wonderful Winter Wonder...
Wreath ceremony honors veterans
by Bobby J. Smith
Dec 09, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
Members of the community are invited to be a part of a holiday wreath-laying ceremony at Corinth National Cemetery. The cemetery will host Wreaths Across America in honor of the nation’s veterans b...
Rocking Around the Block
Dec 09, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Boys and Girls Club recognizes supporters
by Bobby J. Smith
Dec 09, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
They say it takes a village to raise a child. A group of individuals, organizations and businesses who are contributing to the youth of Corinth in a big way were recognized at the Boys & Girls Club...
MEC Tour: Locals agree on roads issue
by Jebb Johnston
Dec 08, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
With a new Legislative session looming, the Mississippi Economic Council continues to drive its message on the need for better roads and bridges at the state and local level. Locals who participate...
A Lighthouse Christmas: Toy Store celebrates 23 years
by Zack Steen
Dec 08, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
Going the extra mile, Tayton Smith pushed a brand new black and white Roadmaster bike to his Jeep. The Alcorn Central High School junior was helping a Lighthouse Foundation Toy Store shopper load g...
County road faces issues
by Jebb Johnston
Dec 08, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
A recently resurfaced section of Kendrick Road may have to be redone, and Alcorn County is asking residents to use caution until temporary striping is in place. Completion of the project has been o...
Basket Fund goes to $1,885
by Staff reports
Dec 08, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
The spirit of giving this Christmas season is alive and well in the Alcorn County area. Donations are now arriving for the 21st Annual Corinth Rotary Club / Daily Corinthian Christmas Basket Fund. ...
Church presents Christmas play
by Kimberly Shelton
Dec 08, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
FARMINGTON — Proclaiming a strong, vibrant message about God’s love for mankind, Farmington Baptist Church will present “Shepherds and Kings” this Christmas season. The dramatic Broadway-style musi...
People of the Crossroads - Danielle Dalton
Dec 08, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Staff photo by Bobby J. Smith - Books-A-Million bookseller Danielle Dalton is a relatively new arrival to the Crossroads area. Born in Louisiana, the 22-year-old Dalton grew up in Tennessee and mov...
Officials propose cuts for coming year
by Associated Press
Dec 08, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
JACKSON — Top lawmakers are proposing a Mississippi budget that would be 3 percent smaller for the coming year. The Joint Legislative Budget Committee met Thursday, and members adopted a recommenda...
Farmington Baptist Church presenting 'Shepherds and Kings'
by Kimberly Shelton
Dec 08, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Proclaiming a strong, vibrant message about God’s love for mankind, Farmington Baptist Church will present “Shepherds and Kings" this Christmas season. The dramatic Broadway-style musical, created ...
Breaking news: Corinth police search for armed robbery suspect
by Mark Boehler
Dec 07, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
All available Corinth patrol units were searching for an armed robbery suspect Wednesday night. A woman was robbed of $80 cash about 5 p.m. in a vacant packing lot at the corner of Fillmore and Cas...
Former sheriff, Nulls enter guilty pleas
by Jebb Johnston and Staff reports
Dec 07, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Former sheriff Charles Rinehart and two others entered guilty pleas to two counts of conspiracy to defraud and two counts of fraud against Alcorn County on Wednesday. Rinehart entered an Alford ple...
Facing sewer revenue shortfalls, city raises rates
by Jebb Johnston
Dec 07, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
After several months of looking at options, the Corinth Board of Mayor and Aldermen on Tuesday adopted a sewer rate increase. The rate hike is in response to an annual shortfall of about $800,000 r...
Shelter seeks support for 'Angel Paws'
by Zack Steen
Dec 07, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Paws for a good cause. The Corinth-Alcorn Animal Shelter is wishing for a Christmas filled with donated gifts for their four-legged friends. The shelter is hosting Angel Paws, a fundraiser where Ch...
Church presents dinner theater
by Bobby J. Smith
Dec 07, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
It’s going to be a country Christmas at Pleasant Hill United Pentecostal Church. The church will present its dinner theater featuring the children’s musical “It All Happened in the Country” beginni...
People of the Crossroads — Tommy Watson
by Bobby J. Smith
Dec 07, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
“We’re a bunch of veterans who want to serve our country,” said Tommy Watson, the 63-year-old commander of the American Legion Post #6. “Just because we finished serving our country doesn’t mean we...