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Alcorn County Man Charged With Arson

Staff reports An Alcorn County man has been charged with arson and felony fleeing after an alleged incident early Sunday in the Kossuth area, Sheriff Ben Caldwell said. Joseph D. Crum, 34, of County Road 626, has been charged in the incident, which allegedly occurred at a residence at 364…

Arson Ruled as Cause of March 13 Corinth Methodist Church Fire

By Josh Mitchell Corinth Today News Editor Arson has been ruled as the cause of a fire that damaged the First United Methodist Church of Corinth on March 13, according to the state fire marshal’s office. According to Chief Deputy Fire Marshal Ricky Davis, the fire has been ruled arson,…

Arson Is Suspected in Series of Grass Fires Thursday Night, Official Says

By Josh Mitchell Corinth Today News Editor Arson is suspected in a series of grass fires that occurred Thursday night in Alcorn County, an official said. “There’s no room for arson,” said Pisgah Volunteer Fire Department Chief Gary Yancey. “This is every bit arson.” In all, there were about five…