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Alcorn Central High School Starts Debate Team

By Josh Mitchell Corinth Today News Editor Alcorn Central High School now has a new program students can be involved in — debate team. The school board approved starting the team at this week’s meeting. Debate team sponsor Mallory Hamlin said she thinks having a debate team will benefit the…

Alcorn School Board Candidate Forum Is Saturday

An Alcorn School Board candidate forum is scheduled for Saturday at 6 p.m. at the Kossuth Elementary School Auditorium. The forum is open to the public. All eight school board candidates are invited to take part and answer questions. It is sponsored by The Daily Corinthian and the Alcorn County…

Alcorn School Board Candidate Walker Touts Years of Involvement With District

Corinth Today posed the same set of questions to each candidate in the Nov. 8 Alcorn School Board election. Below are the responses from District 3 candidate Lamar Walker, who is running against Daniel Cooper and Keith Stevens. Candidate: Lamar Walker, 58, Rienzi: What are the biggest issues facing the Alcorn…

Alcorn School Board Candidate Stevens Says He Would Listen to the Public

Corinth Today posed the same set of questions to each candidate in the Nov. 8 Alcorn School Board election. Below are the responses from District 3 candidate Keith Stevens, who is running against Daniel Cooper and Lamar Walker. Candidate: Keith Stevens, 60, Rienzi: What are the biggest issues facing the Alcorn…

Alcorn School Board Candidate Cooper Wants ‘Best Possible’ Education for Students

Corinth Today posed the same set of questions to each candidate in the Nov. 8 Alcorn School Board election. Below are the responses from District 3 candidate Daniel Cooper, who is running against Keith Stevens and Lamar Walker. Candidate: Daniel Cooper, 36, Corinth: What are the biggest issues facing the Alcorn…

Alcorn School District’s Issues Hinge on Funding, Says Candidate Mynatt

Corinth Today posed the same set of questions to each candidate in the Nov. 8 Alcorn School Board election. Below are the responses from District 2 candidate Pherbia Mynatt, who is running against Brandon Jones and Ann Little. Candidate: Pherbia Mynatt, 43, Corinth: What are the biggest issues facing the Alcorn…

Children Leaving Alcorn School District Is a Big Concern, Says Candidate Ann Little

Corinth Today posed the same set of questions to each candidate in the Nov. 8 Alcorn School Board election. Below are the responses from District 2 candidate Ann Little, who is running against Brandon Jones and Pherbia Mynatt. Candidate: Ann Little, 66, Glen: What are the biggest issues facing the Alcorn…

Alcorn School Board Candidate Jones Vows to Put Children First

Corinth Today posed the same set of questions to each candidate in the Nov. 8 Alcorn School Board election. Below are the responses from District 2 candidate Brandon Jones, who is running against Ann Little and Pherbia Mynatt. Candidate, Brandon Jones, 32, Corinth: What are the biggest issues facing the Alcorn…

Ensuring Quality Education, Proper Money Management Key Issues, Says Fields

Corinth Today posed the same set of questions to each candidate in the Nov. 8 Alcorn School Board election. Below are the responses from District 1 candidate Ricky Fields, who is running against April Smith Burns. Candidate: Ricky Fields, 54, Corinth What are the biggest issues facing the Alcorn School District?…

Alcorn School Board Candidate Burns Sees Several Big Issues Facing District

Corinth Today posed the same set of questions to each candidate in the Nov. 8 Alcorn School Board election. Below are the responses from District 1 candidate April Smith Burns, who is running against Ricky Fields. Candidate: April Smith Burns, 42, Corinth What are the biggest issues facing the Alcorn School…

Qualifying Opens Wednesday for Three Alcorn School Board Seats

By Josh Mitchell Corinth Today News Editor Candidates can qualify to run for three seats on the Alcorn School Board starting Wednesday. The qualifying period runs through Sept. 9, and the election is Nov. 8. The First and Second District seats will be on the ballot for six-year terms, and…