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Lady Warriors Basketball Team Beats Itawamba Indians

By SCOTTY NICHOLS ITAWAMBA TIMES FULTON – The Corinth Lady Warriors built an early lead against the Itawamba AHS Lady Indians and stayed a couple of steps ahead for the remainder of the night to escape with a 63-57 win in the division 1-4A semifinals Thursday night at the Davis…

Alcorn Central Boys and Girls Basketball Teams Fall to New Site

The Alcorn Central High School boys and girls basketball teams lost their playoff games Wednesday night versus New Site. The boys lost 56-45, and the girls fell 76-38. The boys record for the season is (13-14) and the girls (18-10).

Kossuth Boys, Corinth Girls Win Division Tournament Games

The Kossuth boys and the Corinth girls basketball teams won their division tournament games Tuesday. The Kossuth Aggies (14-14) defeated Belmont 63-44 at Northeast Community College in the Division 1-3A tournament game. The leading scorers were Rick Hodum with 23 points and Kennedy Dye with 16. The lady Aggies (10-18)…

Kossuth Boys Basketball Team Beats Adamsville

The Kossuth Aggies boys basketball team (13-14) beat Adamsville, Tenn., on Friday at home 81-78. The lady Aggies lost 61-54. The boys’ next game is Tuesday versus Belmont at Northeast Mississippi Community College for the Division 1-3A Tournament at 7:30 p.m.    

Gwyn’s bucket lifts Corinth past Tupelo, 63-61

By David Wheeler Special to Corinth Today TUPELO – The game was perhaps the best anticipated boys matchup in this corner of the state for the regular season – the Corinth Warriors at the Tupelo Golden Wave. And Antares Gwyn was simply “the man” Friday night. Two of the best…

Alcorn Central, Biggersville Basketball Teams Win Thursday

Alcorn Central and Biggersville high schools had a successful night of basketball Thursday with all the boys and girls teams winning their contests. The Biggersville Lions boys team beat Tishimingo County 83-81 in an away game, and the lady Lions won their game 56-40. The Biggersville boys are now (13-11)…

High School Basketball Roundup for Kossuth, Biggersville, Alcorn Central

By Josh Mitchell Corinth Today News Editor There has been lots of basketball action for local high schools this week. Here is a breakdown of results and upcoming games: Boys Basketball The Alcorn Central Bears (12-12) beat the Kossuth Aggies (12-13) in a conference game 66-65 at Kossuth on Monday.…

Kossuth Middle School Girls Repeat as North State Basketball Champions

By Josh Mitchell Corinth Today News Editor Hard work and playing as a team were two key factors for the Kossuth Middle School Girls basketball squad, which won the North State Championship on Saturday. The Aggies beat Starkville 41-30 to claim the championship for the 10-county region for the second…

Biggersville Boys Basketball Team Beats Pine Grove

The Biggersville Lions boys basketball team won a conference game at Pine Grove on Saturday 76-57. The Lions (12-10) face Myrtle (18-8) Tuesday in another away game at 7:30 p.m. The lady Lions (14-8) lost 50-47 against Pine Grove and also face off against Myrtle (13-9) Tuesday at 6 p.m.

Will MSU or Ole Miss Be the Better Football Team Next Season?

This weekend, Corinth Today asked residents which football team they think will be better next season— Ole Miss or Mississippi State. Last week, recruits decided which school they will play for. Corinth Today spoke with the residents at Plaza Bowling Lanes, Juju’s Shrimpboat Cafe and downtown.

Kossuth High School Boys and Girls Basketball Teams Fall to Walnut

The Kossuth High School boys and girls basketball teams both fell to the Walnut Wildcats Friday night in Walnut. The boys (12-12) lost 63-58 in the non-conference game, and the girls (10-14) fell 82-68. The Kossuth Aggies’ next game is Tuesday at home versus Lafayette.

Alcorn Boys, Girls Basketball Teams Beat Hickory Flat Friday

It was a winning night for the girls and boys basketball teams from Alcorn Central High School on Friday. The Alcorn Central Bears boys basketball team beat the Hickory Flat Rebels 60-58 in a non-conference game at home. The win brought the Bears’ record to 11-12, and they play again…

Corinth Boys Basketball Team Gets Second Loss of Season, by One Point

Losing only the second game of the season is tough, but losing it by just on point is tougher. The Corinth Boys basketball team lost 77-76 at home versus the Shannon Red Raiders (16-9) in a conference game Thursday. That brought the Corinth Warriors’ record to 21-2 and 9-1 in…

Biggersville Boys Beat Pine Grove

The Biggersville Lions boys basketball team defeated Pine Grove 81-71 Monday in a home conference game. The win against the 8-15 Pine Grove Panthers gave the Lions a winning record of 11-10. The Biggersville girls fell 54-50 to Pine Grove, bringing the record for the lady Lions to 14-7. Biggersville…

Kossuth Middle School Girls Win Five-County Basketball Tournament

By Josh Mitchell Corinth Today News Editor The Kossuth Middle School Girls basketball team will play for the North State Championship on Saturday after winning the five-county tournament this past weekend. Kossuth will play Starkville on Saturday at 1 p.m. at Northeast Mississippi Community College in Booneville for the final…

Corinth Boys Basketball Team Defeats Booneville Friday

By Josh Mitchell Corinth Today News Editor The Corinth High School boys basketball team defeated the Booneville Blue Devils (12-6) on the road Friday night 74-47 in a non-conference game. With a 21-1 record (9-0, district), the Warriors will face off against the Shannon Red Raiders (15-9) on Tuesday in a…

Wildlife Tasting Supper Brings Hundreds to Crossroads Arena

By Josh Mitchell Corinth Today News Editor Rattlesnake dressing, wild hog sausage rolls and duck with cheesy grits were just some of the delicacies at the 38th Annual Wildlife Tasting Supper at the Crossroads Arena in Corinth Tuesday night. “It’s just a really big community event,” said Sandy Coleman Mitchell,…