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Alcorn County Salutatorians Honored

By Josh Mitchell/Corinth Today Salutatorians for the three Alcorn County high schools have been recognized for their academic success. Emy Settlemires is the Biggersville High School salutatorian. Settlemires plans to attend Northeast Mississippi Community College and then possibly Ole Miss to major in elementary and special education. She is the…

Alcorn County Star Students Honored

By Josh Mitchell/Corinth Today The Star Students from each of the three Alcorn County high schools have big future plans. Star Students achieve the highest ACT scores in their class. Damien Harbin is the Kossuth High School Star Student. He plans to attend Ole Miss and major in criminal justice…

Biggersville Valedictorian Stovall Wants to Make Positive Impact

By Josh Mitchell Corinth Today News Editor Biggersville High School valedictorian Lexie Stovall radiates with optimism. She was diagnosed with lupus last year and is now in remission. The support from friends and family during the health challenge was overwhelming. Letters, phone calls and visitors brightened her days at Le…

Local Grads Choose Military Service

By Josh Mitchell Corinth Today News Editor More than a dozen students from Corinth and Alcorn County high schools will soon enter military service after graduation. Here is a roundup of local students who will serve the country in the Armed Forces. Alcorn Central High School Lilian Turner will join…

Big Deal: Biggersville Having Historic Season

By Brad Locke For Corinth Today Big things are happening for Biggersville football. Historic things. Prior to this year, the Lions had achieved just one winning season since 1993. They hadn’t made the playoffs since 1997. Just last year they went 4-7 and finished sixth in Division 1-1A. That was…

BHS Valedictorian Campbell Says Parents, Teachers Played Big Part in Success

By Josh Mitchell Corinth Today News Editor Robert G. Campbell III has been named the Biggersville High School valedictorian for 2017. Campbell, who is known as “Trip,” said he was honored by the recognition and that all the hard work and late nights studying paid off. Campbell said he got…

Biggersville Schools Will Stay Open, Board Members Say

By Josh Mitchell Corinth Today News Editor Alcorn School Board members on Monday night addressed concerns that some people had over whether Biggersville schools would be shut down. Superintendent Larry Mitchell said there have been questions and rumors over whether Biggersville High School would close. He said the “board is not…

Alcorn County Valedictorians Will Keep Pursuing Success

By Josh Mitchell Corinth Today News Editor The valedictorians of the three Alcorn County high schools have big plans — one wants to be a veterinarian, one a teacher and another plans to study chemical engineering. Lauren McCreless is the Alcorn Central valedictorian; Katie Strickland, Biggersville High School; and Heath…