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    Mother of Missing Man Awaits DNA Test Results on Remains

    Constance Bean Hill is awaiting the results of DNA testing to see if remains found in a burned car in […]

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    Body Could Be Son of Corinth Alderman

    Jay Hill was reported missing in Tupelo and Horn Lake. (Submitted Photos)
    By William Moore
    For Corinth Today
    TUPELO – Law enforcement officials […]

Alcorn County Voters Support Trump, Clinton

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By Josh Mitchell Corinth Today News Editor Alcorn County voters supported Republican Donald Trump and Democrat Hillary Clinton in Tuesday’s presidential primary election. Trump and Clinton also won the state as a whole, according to state and national news reports. The voter turnout in Alcorn County was about 29 percent with 6,930 ballots cast, not […]

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Dryer Exhaust Hoses, Vents Should Be Cleaned to Prevent Fires, Biggersville Official Says

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Jonathan Rider with Biggersville Fire & Rescue wants to remind residents that it is a good idea to clean out dryer exhaust vents and hoses during spring cleaning to help prevent fires. Biggersville and Kossuth firefighters responded to a dryer-related fire at a mobile home park on County Road 520 Sunday evening. Fortunately, the maintenance […]

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Alcorn County Jail Docket, Feb. 29-March 7

Brandon Jaton Spence, 35, Alcorn County Sheriff’s Office, credit card fraud, grand larceny; Tiffany B. Ayers, 21, Corinth Police, (warrant) contempt of court; Timothy Bray Story, 38, Farmington Police, trespassing; Michael Brandon Johnson, 36, Alcorn County Sheriff’s Office, possession of paraphernalia; John Myers Huggins, 45, Alcorn County Sheriff’s Office, possession of meth, possession of marijuana; […]

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Mother of Suspect in Aggravated DUI Case Speaks Out

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By Josh Mitchell Corinth Today News Editor The mother of a man accused of aggravated DUI is “very disappointed” that she learned about the wreck on Facebook, but the highway patrol said it was not required to notify her. “I don’t think that a parent should have to learn about their son being involved in […]

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Corinth Boys to Play McComb for State Basketball Championship

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The Corinth boys basketball team will play for the state 4A championship on Thursday in Jackson. On Monday night, the Warriors won their semifinal game against Leake Central 52-38. The Warriors will play McComb Thursday at the Mississippi Coliseum. In other action, the Biggersville girls lost their semifinal game Monday to Bogue Chitto 77-40.

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Man Charged With Aggravated DUI Expected to Appear in Court Tuesday

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A 28-year-old Iuka man charged with two counts of aggravated DUI (maiming) in connection with a wreck that sent two women to the hospital early Saturday is expected to appear in Alcorn County Justice Court on Tuesday. According to the highway patrol, it appeared Zachary Crum was traveling westbound when he apparently rear-ended a westbound 2006 […]

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Man Charged With Aggravated DUI in Connection With Saturday Crash

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A 28-year-old Iuka man has been charged with two counts of aggravated DUI (DUI maiming) in connection with a crash that occurred early Saturday morning in Alcorn County and sent two women to the hospital. Highway patrol troopers charged Zachary Crum Monday morning, and he remains in the Alcorn County Jail awaiting an arraignment. The […]

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Dog That Went Missing After Wreck Three Weeks Ago Found Saturday

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By Josh Mitchell Corinth Today News Editor A dog that went missing after a serious vehicle crash three weeks ago was found Saturday in Corinth. The dog, Tater, lost some weight during the 20 days he was separated from his family, said Jason Barclay, brother of the dog’s owner. But luckily Tater did not appear […]

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Photo Gallery: Worker Scales Tree in Corinth

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A tree was being removed from an area around Webtser and Main streets in Corinth Monday morning. Check out the photo gallery below of a worker from Affordable Tree Service of Corinth scaling the tree and cutting off portions with a chainsaw.  

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Kossuth Mother Encourages People to Display Green for Cerebral Palsy Awareness Month

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Jamie Bryant of Kossuth encourages people to display green in March for Cerebral Palsy Awareness Month. She said her 11-year-old son Lane was diagnosed with cerebral palsy when he was 3. “He’s my baby,” said Jamie.

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UPDATE: Two Women in ‘Stable’ Condition After Wreck

The two women who were injured in a wreck early Saturday in Alcorn County are in “stable” condition at North Mississippi Medical Center in Tupelo, according to a hospital spokeswoman. The women are Alice Thrasher, 74, of Corinth, and Eva Austin, 72, of Rienzi. The wreck occurred on Highway 72 a few miles east of […]

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Two Women Injured in Crash Early Saturday in Alcorn County

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Two women were injured in a two-vehicle accident on Highway 72 in Alcorn County early Saturday, according to the highway patrol. It appeared Zachary Crum, 28, of Iuka, was traveling westbound in a 2003 GMC Sierra, when he apparently rear-ended a westbound 2006 Mazda Tribute driven by Eva Austin, 72, of Rienzi, a highway patrol news […]

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Photos: Two Transported by Ambulance from Crash Scene Early Saturday

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By Josh Mitchell Corinth Today News Editor Two people from the same vehicle were transported by ambulance after a wreck was reported early Saturday on Highway 72 a few miles east of the Corinth city limits. The vehicle was on its side and down a hill in a wooded area on the westbound side of Highway […]

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Eight People on Republican Presidential Ballot Have Withdrawn from Primary

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By Josh Mitchell Corinth Today News Editor Eight people who will be on the Republican presidential ballot in the Tuesday, March 8 primary election in Alcorn County have actually withdrawn from the race. Their names will still appear on the ballot because the ballots were printed before they withdrew, said Deputy Alcorn County Circuit Clerk […]

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