Tuesday Aug 26
Attorneys file response in Alcorn sheriff lawsuit
Attorneys have filed a response to a lawsuit brought against the Alcorn County sheriff by a former employee who claims she endured sexual harassment, a sexually hostile work environment and retaliation against her in the workplace.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
Corinth parks director requests significant budget increase
The new parks director presented a budget for Corinth parks operations to the county and city boards this week with a higher bottom line based on a planned park expansion, additional staffing and new programs.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
Alcorn board approves park bond issue
Alcorn County supervisors approved a resolution to proceed with a bond sale to finance as much as $5.75 million to be used for expansion and renovation of Crossroads Regional Park.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
16-year-old drowns in Alcorn County
The body of a 16-year-old teen from Ripley was recovered Wednesday afternoon after he apparently drowned in Hurricane Creek at the western edge of Alcorn County.
Teen drowns in Alcorn County creek
Sheriff Charles Rinehart tells WTVA-TV that Brandon Harris was swimming with his brother in the creek between Corinth and Walnut around 3 p.m. Wednesday.
Tue Aug 12, 2014
Alcorn suspects jailed on drug charges
Two suspects arrested Tuesday and charged with felony drug possession remain in Alcorn County Jail on $5,000 bond each.
Mon Aug 11, 2014
Natural gas service extended in Alcorn County
Dozens of households throughout Alcorn County may see lower heating bills next winter if they hook up to the natural gas lines that are being extended in various areas of the county.
Fri Aug 01, 2014
Miss. Supreme Court disciplines judge
The Mississippi Commission on Judicial Performance is charged with investigating allegations of misconduct by judges.
Thu Jul 31, 2014
Alcorn County updates drug testing policy
"We want to get away from punishment and make sure more than punishing the young person there's got to be some avenues for some help," Assistant Superintendent Ritchie Williams told the Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal .