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Log Truck Crashes Near Kossuth Friday

By Josh Mitchell/Corinth Today Officials responded to a log truck rollover crash on State Highway 2 near Kossuth on Friday at about 2 p.m. An 18-wheeler truck carrying a load of timber rolled on its side and came to rest on the side of a hill. Timber spilled out of…

Photo of the Day: Church Easter Egg Hunt in Kossuth

Many children gathered for the annual Easter egg hunt at Pleasant Hill United Methodist Church on County Road 604 in Kossuth on Saturday morning. Lunch was also served. The church’s Easter service will be at 9:15 a.m. Sunday, said Pastor Mark Nail.

Photo Gallery: Kossuth Christmas Parade

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

Modern Woodmen Makes Big Donation to F.U.E.L

Modern Woodmen of Corinth members and the Church of the Crossroads youth group helped gather and organize supplies for a free back-to-school shopping day that will be held on Saturday at 7 a.m. at the blue building in Kossuth. The event is sponsored by F.U.E.L, and Modern Woodmen bought over…

Free Back-to-School Shopping Event Saturday in Kossuth

By Josh Mitchell Corinth Today News Editor A free shopping day for families to get ready for back to school will be held at the blue building in Kossuth on Saturday beginning at 7 a.m. People are urged to be there at 7 a.m. if they want a good chance…

Photo Gallery: Kossuth Community Has Fun Supporting a Good Cause

Fried green tomatoes, gospel music, a 5K race and games for children were just a few of the fun activities that took place at the Blue Building in Kossuth on Saturday morning. Take a look at the photos below. The event raised money for F.U.E.L., a local organization that provides…

Fire Destroys Camper on Wenasoga Road Tuesday Morning

  By Josh Mitchell/Corinth Today A camper on Wenasoga Road was destroyed in a fire Tuesday morning. The camper’s owner, Lanny Holt, said he did not know what caused the fire. He said he was inside his house when the fire started and came outside and saw smoke. A passerby…

Photo Gallery: Kossuth Christmas Parade

Take a look at this photo gallery from the Kossuth Christmas Parade on Saturday afternoon. Ethan Mitchell, 10, who was injured in an automobile accident, served as grand marshal. Mitchell of Kossuth spent seven weeks in Children’s of Alabama hospital and has “really impressed” the doctors there, his mom, Julie,…

Three Christmas Parades Friday-Sunday

Farmington The Farmington Christmas parade will take place Friday at 6 p.m. The parade will start at the intersection of County Road 200 and 215, go east past Farmington City Hall, turn on Central School Road and end at Life-Gate Church. Kossuth The Kossuth Christmas Parade will be Saturday at…

Kossuth Aggies 2-0 in Division After 54-29 Win Over Belmont Friday

By Josh Mitchell Corinth Today News Editor The Kossuth Aggies are 2-0 in division play after Friday night’s 54-29 win at Belmont. The score was 21-21 at the half, but an explosive third quarter from running back Jaley Adams helped put the Aggies ahead 40-21 going into the fourth quarter.…

Photos: Kossuth Pep Rally

Here are some pictures from the Kossuth pep rally that took place in the football stadium after the parade on Friday. (Photos by Josh Mitchell/Corinth Today)

Kossuth Defeats Corinth 42-29

By Blake Morgan For Corinth Today CORINTH – The Kossuth Aggies came into Friday’s game against the Corinth Warriors with a few tricks up their sleeve. The Aggies needed all of them to defeat the Warriors 42-29. On a night Kossuth (5-1) attempted a swinging gate two-point conversion, multiple fourth-down…

Kossuth Scores 27 Unanswered Points in Comeback Victory

By Josh Mitchell Corinth Today News Editor The Kossuth High School Aggies got a “big win” over a good team Friday night, said Head Coach Brian Kelly. The Aggies won 34-20 at Independence in the opening game of the season. Kossuth was down 20-7 with four minutes to go in…

Kossuth Wins First Game of State Championship Series

By Gene Phelps For Corinth Today PEARL – Winning big games on the big stage is nothing new for Kossuth pitcher Hunter Swindle. Wednesday was no exception. The senior right-hander gave up five hits, recorded nine strikeouts, walked five and survived a seventh-inning scare to help the Aggies defeat St.…

Woman Transported by Ambulance Saturday After Wreck Near Kossuth, Official Says

By Josh Mitchell Corinth Today News Editor A woman was transported by ambulance Saturday night after a wreck on County Road 605, according to Kossuth Fire Chief Adron Hodum. The Biggersville Volunteer Fire Department, Alcorn County Sheriff’s Office and Magnolia Ambulance also responded to the scene. County Road 605 is…

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…

Woman Proposes Closing Three County High Schools, Building One Large One

By Josh Mitchell Corinth Today News Editor A local woman Thursday night proposed closing Kossuth, Biggersville and Alcorn Central high schools and building one large high school where those students would go. “This would replace all those high schools,” the woman, Jodie Fiveash, told Corinth Today after an Alcorn County…

Kossuth Boys, Corinth Girls Win Division Tournament Games

The Kossuth boys and the Corinth girls basketball teams won their division tournament games Tuesday. The Kossuth Aggies (14-14) defeated Belmont 63-44 at Northeast Community College in the Division 1-3A tournament game. The leading scorers were Rick Hodum with 23 points and Kennedy Dye with 16. The lady Aggies (10-18)…

Kossuth Middle School Girls Win Five-County Basketball Tournament

By Josh Mitchell Corinth Today News Editor The Kossuth Middle School Girls basketball team will play for the North State Championship on Saturday after winning the five-county tournament this past weekend. Kossuth will play Starkville on Saturday at 1 p.m. at Northeast Mississippi Community College in Booneville for the final…