An old popular comedy show will be coming to the Corinth Coliseum on Friday, March 27 and Saturday, March 28. A community group from McNairy County will present their second annual "Hee Haw" at 6:30 p.m. and all proceeds raised will go to the Alcorn County Relay for Life.

"This is an old-time country comedy that is clean and family-oriented. People can bring their kids and have a good time. All ages are welcome," said Tina Bugg, the chairperson for Alcorn County Relay for Life.

According to Bugg last year's event was a huge success and she hopes the results will be just as good this year.

"I hope it's an even larger turnout than before. We have a lot of great volunteers helping up this year. Some will assist with the snack bar and others with the program," she said.

Volante Jones Hill of Corinth will present a flag show during the program. Bugg recalls watching "Hee Haw" on television as a child.

"It's definitely nostalgic. This brings up childhood memories for people my age and older," said the Corinth native.

Tickets to attend the show are $7 for adults; $3 for kids ages 7-12 and free for children six years old and under, she said.

(People who would like to learn more about "Hee Haw" can go to or those who would like to sponsor the event can contact Tina Bugg at 662-287-0742.)

Staff Writer

Gabby Boyd is a native of Iuka and a graduate of the University of Souther Mississippi where she majored in broadcast journalism. She is a staff writer for the Daily Corinthian and an published fantasy fiction author.

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