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Civitan Club shows business appreciation
by Kimberly Shelton
Feb 26, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
Expressing gratitude for their community partners, the Corinth Civitan Club hosted a special "thank you" on Wednesday. "We wanted to do something to recognize our local businesses for everything th...
Lenten Luncheons begins its 36th year
by Kimberly Shelton
Feb 25, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
Back by popular demand, the Lenten Luncheons will make their highly-anticipated return to the Weaver Center in March. Now in its 36th year, the ladies of First United Methodist Church have planned ...
'Building Bridges' 
offers online classes

by Brant Sappington
Feb 25, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
A new collaboration between the Baldwyn and Booneville school districts will open doors for state of the art learning for students both locally and throughout the region. The districts were approve...
Alcorn Schools 
set registration

by L.A. Story
Feb 25, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
The opportunity is near for Alcorn County children to register and get started on their journey toward a great education. The Alcorn County School District will be holding a district-wide registrat...
CES students meet community helpers
by L.A. Story
Feb 25, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
The kindergarten students at Corinth Elementary School can now answer the question “Who are the people in your neighborhood?” The CES kindergarten hosted a Day of Community on Friday and several vo...
Supervisors take care of jail, prison matters
by Jebb Johnston
Feb 25, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
Several items from the sheriff’s department and correctional facility came before the Board of Supervisors this week. • The board approved the hiring of Rick Roach and Chris Settlemires as full-tim...
Delinquent lunch charge policy clarified
by L.A. Story
Feb 24, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
The Alcorn County School District recently reached out to provide clarification of its delinquent lunch charge policy. In an exclusive interview with the Daily Corinthian on Friday, Alcorn County S...
Bridal event offers fun and information
by Kimberly Shelton
Feb 24, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
Those attending the 2017 Corinth Bridal & Event Show will have an opportunity to win fabulous giveaways as they enjoy an afternoon of fun and entertainment. “Whether you’re headed to the alter or l...
Collections flatten on tourism taxes
by Jebb Johnston
Feb 24, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
After several years of setting record highs, sales and tourism tax collections in Corinth appear to be on a flatter trajectory in the current fiscal year. Both have slightly negative growth thus fa...
Extension to
 host quail & 
turkey program
by Brant Sappington
Feb 24, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
Helping landowners create inviting habitats for a pair of the area’s most important game birds is the goal of an upcoming workshop being hosted by the local extension service office. The office wil...
Courthouse trees set for a trim
by Jebb Johnston
Feb 23, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
The trees of court square are due for some trimming and pruning after some recent concerns about falling limbs. A specialist with the Mississippi State University Extension Service recently assesse...
Family comedy takes CT-A stage
by Zack Steen
Feb 23, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
Director Joshua Steen calls his cast the best he’s ever seen grace the Corinth Theatre-Arts stage. The small, yet powerful group brings new life to an old favorite, he said, this weekend at the loc...
Info sought in theft of excavator
by Brant Sappington
Feb 23, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
Residents are being asked to be on the lookout for a backhoe stolen from a local water association. The Bobcat E42 Excavator was taken, along with a truck and trailer, from the Alcorn Water Associa...
Black History Month 
program will honor
l aw enforcement
by Brant Sappington
Feb 23, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
African-Americans who have protected and served their community will be honored this Sunday with a special program marking Black History Month. Set for Sunday from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. at Christian Lig...
People of the Crossroads – Kristy Hopkins, Corinth
Feb 23, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
Thirty-plus year Corinth resident Kristy Hopkins said she loves spending time with her seven grandchildren. They keep her busy with activities such as soccer, T-ball, basketball, dance, and gymnast...
Civitan Club honors community partners
by Kimberly Shelton
Feb 23, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
Expressing gratitude for their community partners, the Corinth Civitan Club hosted a special "thank you" on Wednesday. "We wanted to do something to recognize our local businesses for everything th...
NWS forecasts freezing temperatures after expected high near 80
by Jebb Johnston
Feb 22, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
A likely freeze shaping up for Saturday night could be trouble for the early blooms springing to life in the area. The National Weather Service Memphis Forecast Office, as of Wednesday afternoon, i...
Rienzi considers natural gas
by Kimberly Shelton
Feb 22, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
RIENZI — Answering questions and addressing concerns, officials met in Rienzi on Tuesday night to discuss the possibility of expanding natural gas into the Rienzi area. With approximately 20 indivi...
Rienzi has plans for annexation
by Jebb Johnston
Feb 22, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
RIENZI — Officials in Alcorn County’s southernmost municipality continue to have an eye on future growth by way of annexation. A proposed expansion of the town limits has been in the works for some...
OMC ‘Walk For Life’ 
helps change lives
by L.A. Story
Feb 22, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
After twenty-two years of changing lives, Oasis Medical Center is planning their 23rd annual “Walk For Life” so they can change some more. Oasis Medical Center recently released the announcement th...