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Families Share Christmas Joy During Corinth Salvation Army’s ‘Night With Santa’

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By Josh Mitchell Corinth Today News Editor Smiling children wore their pajamas as they eagerly awaited Santa Claus’ arrival in Winter Wonderland. Many families gathered around decorated tables to enjoy a Christmas meal in Corinth on Saturday. The room at the National Guard Armory was transformed into the North Pole with huge inflatable toy soldiers, […]

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Singing Christmas Tree Final Performance Monday

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Monday at 7 p.m. is the final performance for this year’s Corinth First Baptist Church Singing Christmas Tree. “Christ is Born” is the name of this year’s Singing Christmas Tree performance. It features 60 singers from the church’s adult, youth and children’s choirs and presentations by the church drama team. The performances are under the direction […]

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Photo Gallery: Kossuth Christmas Parade

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Here are more than 60 photos from the Kossuth Christmas Parade on Saturday. Santa Claus rode in on a 1949 Kossuth fire engine.  

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Photo Gallery: Farmington Christmas Parade

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Here are some pictures from the Farmington Christmas Parade on Friday night. Many people turned out in the cold weather to enjoy the parade as it went down County Road 200.

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Photos: Nursing Home Residents’ Doors Decorated for Christmas

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Take a look at these festive doors that were decorated for Christmas at Whitfield Nursing Home in Corinth. Staff members and family decorated the residents’ doors to bring some Christmas cheer to the facility, said Activities Director Stacy White. The residents have really enjoyed looking at all the pretty doors, she said.

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‘Angels’ Need Toys, Clothes for Christmas

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There are some Angels in Corinth who need help this Christmas. The Corinth Salvation Army asks people to buy clothes and toys for the Angels on the Christmas tree at Walmart. The Salvation Army needs to receive the gifts by Dec. 18. The community always steps forward in a big way to fulfill all the […]

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Photo Gallery: Corinth Christmas Parade

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Take a look at these photos from the Corinth Christmas Parade on Saturday. Premiere parade sponsor Magnolia Regional Health Center presented a Snoopy-themed float, and Main Street Corinth hosted the parade. Leroy Worsham, a 99-year-old World War II veteran and Corinth native, was the grand marshal. The parade’s theme was Fairytale Christmas.

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Fire Department Holding Toy Drive at Walmart

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By Josh Mitchell/Corinth Today The Corinth Fire Department is holding its second annual Stuff a Fire Truck Toy Drive in front of Walmart this weekend. The fire department will be in front of Walmart Saturday from 3-9 p.m. and on Sunday from noon to 6 p.m. Toys will go to local kids who are in […]

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Downtown Corinth Becoming a Christmas ‘Destination’

By Josh Mitchell Corinth Today News Editor Efforts to bring more holiday festiveness into downtown Corinth are beginning to show. A nearly 30-foot tall Christmas tree has been installed on the lawn in front of the Alcorn County Courthouse, two Christmas trees have been put up in front of the entrance to the C.A.R.E Garden […]

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Tuesday Is Final Deadline for Lighthouse Foundation Toy Store

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By Josh Mitchell Corinth Today News Editor Tuesday is the final registration deadline for families to receive gifts for children from The Lighthouse Foundation’s Toy Store. Registration will be Tuesday from 9 a.m. to noon at The Lighthouse Foundation, 1103 S. Johns St., Corinth. In order for children from infants to 18 to receive toys, […]

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Lighthouse Toy Store Registration Open

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By Josh Mitchell Corinth Today News Editor The Lighthouse Foundation of Corinth is looking for families to register their children for the annual Christmas Toy Store event. In order for children from infants to 18 to receive toys, clothes and other items, families need to register in advance, said Lenay Williams with The Lighthouse Foundation. […]

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Corinth Salvation Army Seeks Families Who Need Angel Tree Gifts

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By Josh Mitchell Corinth Today News Editor The Corinth Salvation Army will soon accept applications from people who wish to receive Angel Tree gifts for children at Christmas. Children ages newborn to 12 receive gifts from the Angel Tree program. The Salvation Army is an emergency needs based organization. This means that families who receive […]

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Commentary: Thank-You Notes Are Better in Tangible Form

By Josh Mitchell Corinth Today News Editor In our Internet age there are still times when there is no substitute for a handwritten note, and this is never more apparent than after Christmas. Of course, in the land of hospitality known as the Deep South I know I am preaching to the choir when it […]

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“This Is Feeding Our Hearts More Than Anything’

By Josh Mitchell Corinth Today News Editor Inmates at the Alcorn County jail were very appreciative of the home-cooked Christmas Day meal that was delivered to them Sunday. The food was “spectacular,” and it was “wonderful” to know that people were thinking about them on Christmas Day, the inmates said. The inmates expressed gratitude numerous […]

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Huddle House Employees Ready to Serve Customers on Christmas Day

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By Josh Mitchell Corinth Today News Editor Staff members at Huddle House in Corinth make the workplace festive on Christmas Day. Employee Santana McAlpin said she was surprised at how busy Huddle House was last Christmas Day. Somebody has to feed the people who don’t want to cook on Christmas, she said. Some people “don’t […]

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Photo Gallery: Christmas Party at MS Care Center of Alcorn County

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Residents at MS Care Center of Alcorn County in Corinth enjoyed their Christmas party on Friday. Staff members distributed gift bags to the residents. There was also a meal and Christmas music.

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VIDEO: Girl Scouts Sing Christmas Songs at Corinth Board Meeting

Watch this video of Corinth Girl Scouts singing Christmas songs at the Tuesday meeting of the mayor and board of aldermen.

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Corinth Man Still Thankful After Losing Job Right Before Christmas

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By Josh Mitchell Corinth Today News Editor Corinth resident Chris Gates is not letting the fact that he lost his job Monday ruin his Christmas. He realizes he still has a lot to be thankful for. “I’ve got my family, my friends, my health,” Gates said as he sat in the WIN Job Center in […]

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