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School could benefit from BP money




BP settlement money may be going to help out the Alcorn School District.

During the regular meeting of the Farmington Mayor and Board of Aldermen, the aldermen agreed to meet with the Alcorn School District Board of Education to discuss the p . . .


County eyes sale of incubator building




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After recently taking full ownership of the building housing the Corinth branch of the Northeast Mississippi Business Incubation System, the Alcorn County Board of Supervisors is considering putting the building up . . .


Outstanding athlete chosen as CHS 2018 Distinguished Alumnus


The Corinth High School Alumni Association will honor Larry Dorsey (Class of 1971) on Friday night at the Corinth football game.

Larry Dorsey has seen many honors in football and even played in the NFL.

The irony is that his first interest was in playing trombone in the school band rather than playing football.

The Corinth High School Alumni Association will honor Larry . . .


End of an Era: Iconic downtown restaurant set to close


Martha's Menu owner Keith Wilkins and waitress Kristie Johnson enjoy a laugh with customers.

One did not have to be a regular this past week at Martha's Menu to see that something significant was going on.

After finishing a meal at the iconic establishment on Wednesday, one customer found the owner and chatted for a while. After his . . .


Ambulance crashes while responding to call




An ambulance was involved in a crash while responding to a call just after 1 p.m. Friday.

The wreck occurred at the intersection of Fulton Drive and U.S. Highway 72 when a Nissan Maxima collided with an ambulance.

Initial information provided by . . .


Career Connections: Juniors, seniors wade those future waters


Staff photo by L.A. Story

There were 60-70 exhibitors, teachers and about 20 volunteers at the College and Career Fair on Thursday.

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About 800 junior and senior high school students from Corinth and Alcorn County schools got a chance to wade into the waters of their future careers.

The Interactive College and Career Fair was held Thursday at the Crossroads Ar . . .


Great memories linger around Alcorn County Courthouse


Corinth's centennial parade, including a group from Farmington, goes by court square.

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Whittlers lined up on the bench out front, Elvis Presley singing in the courtroom and eager couples looking to get married are among the memories and stories stirred by the Alcorn County Courthouse.

Organizers of the 100th annive . . .


MRHC Inpatient Dialysis Unit celebrates 1-year anniversary


Dr. Greg Hale provides care to a dialysis patient in the new unit at MRHC.



CORINTH -- Magnolia Regional Health Center recently celebrated the one-year anniversary of the Inpatient Dialysis Unit within the hospital.
The unit and staff, which began treating patients in August last year, has proven to be a . . .


Community remembers 9-11


Staff photo by L.A. Story

National Park Service Ranger Tom Berryhill places a small flag at the base of the large flag pole on Tuesday at the Corinth Civil War Interpretive Center as part of the 9-11 Observance.

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t's been 17 years but there were quiet honors everywhere in remembrance of the terror attacks of Sept. 11, 2001.

Tiny flags tossed in the breeze beneath the large flagpole at the Corinth Civil War Interpretive Center where the col . . .


Oakland Baptist Church hosts 'The Compassion Journey'


From hauling water to sleeping on a mat on the floor, visitors to 'The Compassion Journey' will get to follow the life of a child from a third world country.

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One good way to appreciate one's blessings is to walk in the footsteps of someone far less fortunate.

This weekend will provide area residents the opportunity to do just that — see what daily life is like for someone living in a t . . .


Alcorn Central campus sees major renovations


Staff photo by Zack Steen

ACHS Principal Brandon Quinn shows off new lighting and paint in the school's gym.

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GLEN — A lot is happening on the campus of Alcorn Central.

Among the major renovation and construction projects currently taking place are the new addition of classrooms in the elementary school and a facelift in several areas . . .