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Fire Destroys House in Farmington Sunday

The cause of fire that destroyed a house in the Farmington area Sunday night was unknown, an official said. Farmington Fire Chief Jeremy Childers said the fire was reported at around 10:20 p.m. on County Road 100. No one was injured in the fire that completely destroyed the house, which…

Ex-Farmington Fire Chief Ordered to Pay $103,000 for Embezzlement Charge

Charge Will Be Dismissed if Boren Completes Judge’s Order By Josh Mitchell Corinth Today News Editor Former Farmington Volunteer Fire Department Chief David Boren was ordered Thursday by an Alcorn County judge to pay more than $103,000 in restitution to the fire department for an embezzlement charge. Boren, 48, of…

Almost 30 Guns to Be Awarded in Fire Department Raffle

By Josh Mitchell/Corinth Today Nearly 30 guns will be awarded in an upcoming raffle to raise money for the Farmington Volunteer Fire Department. Raffle tickets can be purchased at CrossRoads Outdoor, 2036 Highway 72 E. Annex in Corinth, George’s Diner in Farmington or from a Farmington fireman. One raffle ticket…

Agencies Respond to House Fire in Farmington Area

By Josh Mitchell/Corinth Today The Farmington Fire Department and other agencies responded to a house fire at around 1:30 a.m. Sunday on County Road 170. The house was basically ruled a complete loss after the fire, said Farmington Fire Chief Jeremy Childers. No one was injured in the fire, Childers…

Occupants Escape Early Morning House Fire in Alcorn County

By Josh Mitchell Corinth Today News Editor A house about a mile southwest of Kimberly-Clark was severely damaged in an early morning fire Tuesday. Fortunately, the occupants made it out safely at around 2:30 a.m. when the fire alarm woke up one of them up. J.D. Ketcham said it was…

Male Airlifted After Rollover Crash in Farmington Sunday Morning

By Josh Mitchell/Corinth Today A male was airlifted to Tupelo after a single-vehicle rollover crash on Country Road 218 in Farmington on Sunday morning. The male suffered “moderate” injuries, said Benson Skelton with the Farmington Volunteer Fire Department. The vehicle came to a rest in the front yard of a…

Thirty Guns Will Be Raffled to Support Farmington Fire Department

The Farmington Fire Department will be in front of Walmart on Saturday from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. selling raffle tickets for 30 guns. By Josh Mitchell/Corinth Today The Farmington Fire Department and CrossRoads Outdoor will raffle a gun every day in April. The gun raffle fundraiser will help pay…

Photos: Firefighters Respond to Blaze at Mobile Home

The Farmington Fire Department responded to a mobile home fire at the corner of county roads 200 and 226 on Thursday at about 4:30 p.m. No one was injured in the blaze, and the cause was not pinpointed, said Farmington Fire Chief Jeremy Childers. The fire was contained to a…

Fire Damages Alcorn County Home Early Friday

By Josh Mitchell Corinth Today News Editor Glen and Farmington firefighters responded to a house fire shortly before 2 a.m. Friday. The fire occurred at a residence at 192 A County Road 255 near Alcorn Central High School. JoAnn Nix and her daughter Gabrielle Mardis lived in the home. “We…

UPDATE: Cause of Farmington House Fire Monday Unknown, Chief Says

By Josh Mitchell Corinth Today News Editor It is undetermined what caused a house fire in Farmington on County Road 230 in the Honey Creek subdivision Monday night at around 7, the fire chief said. The blaze caused heavy fire damage to the first and second floor and the attic,…

Blaze Damages Mobile Home Near Glen Wednesday Night

By Josh Mitchell Corinth Today News Editor The Glen and Farmington Volunteer Fire Departments responded to a mobile home fire on County Road 329, northwest of Glen, on Wednesday night at around 9:30. Joey Haynie said he had lived in the mobile home for about three years. “I went to…