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Corinth Bowling Center to Host Suicide Awareness Event

Staff reports A suicide awareness event will be held on Saturday at Plaza Bowling Lanes, 2001 E. Shiloh Road, Corinth, from 10 a.m. to noon. Strike Out Suicide is hosted by the Mississippi Chapter of the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention. The cost is $20 per person and includes two…

Coroner: Alcorn County Had Five Suicides Last Year

Staff reports Alcorn County had five suicides in 2016, Coroner Jay Jones said. That is about the average number of suicides Alcorn County sees in a year, Jones said. The number can range from around four to six, he added. Suicide is the third leading cause of death among teens…