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  1. Communities awarded national Main Street accreditationRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Mississippi Business Journal

    ... district revitalization performance standards set by the National Main Street Center. The cities are Aberdeen, Corinth, Pascagoula, Amory, Greenville, Philadelphia, Baldwyn, Greenwood, Picayune, Batesville, Gulfport, Pontotoc, Belhaven, Hattiesburg, ...


  2. Foyle Cup ready for big kick-off as 220 teams go for silverware gloryRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 20 | Fermanagh Today

    "To think that in 2011 we had 132 teams in the competition; 2012 witnessed an entry of 164 teams, last year our City of Culture year 216 and this year we will have our biggest ever entry of 220 teams," said chairman Michael Hutton.


  3. Church Briefs: July 19, 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 18 | Tribune-Star

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  4. Appetite for Destruction: Megatoad Is the Future of Competitive EatingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 18 | RollingStone

    ... considerably (at the 2013 contest, Stonie lost by 18 dogs), and the next weekend, at the Slugburger Festival in Corinth, Mississippi, he extracted a small measure of revenge, beating Chestnut by a burger. In doing so, he not only became a three-time ...


  5. Labels & the quest to avoid stigma:Is it OK to use the word 'Christian'?Read the original story

    Thursday Jul 17 |

    In 1 Corinthians 9:19-23 , Paul says, "For though I was free from all, I brought myself under bondage to all, that I might gain the more.


  6. Continue ReadingRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 15 | New Albany Gazette

    ... every dollar spent on their Main Street district revitalization efforts. Other accredited cities include Aberdeen, Corinth, Pascagoulaa , Amory, Greenville, Philadelphiaa , Baldwyn, Greenwood, Picayune, Batesville, Gulfport, Pontotoca , Belhaven, ...


  7. Chow King Grill & Buffet opens in north Huntsville; family business is expandingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 15 | Alabama Live

    ... the number eight to be lucky. Chow King, a sister restaurant of the New China Buffet locations on Jordan Lane and in Corinth, Miss., is a family-owned business that will have 22 locations when a new 12,000-square-foot eatery opens on Beltline Road ...


  8. Matt Stonie defeats hot dog champ Joey Chesnut with record 43 slugburgers at Corinth festivalRead the original story

    Friday Jul 4 | The Mississippi Press

    ... -- to keep his Slugburger Festival title. The Daily Corinthian reports Stonie has now defeated Chestnut twice at the Corinth, Mississippi, festival and won three events overall. "They were less crispy this time," said Stonie. "I was watching Joey ...


  9. Ever tried a slugburger? Here's where you can find this Mississippi specialty in AlabamaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 14 | Alabama Live

    ... Depression when "money was scarce and so was meat" as a way to make the meat go farther. The burgers were brought to Corinth, Miss., in 1917 by John Weeks of Chicago, according to his grandson Willie Weeks, who is quoted on . ...


  10. Stonie beats Chestnut for third Slugburger titleRead the original story

    Monday Jul 14 | Washington Times

    ... Festival title. The Daily Corinthian reports ( ) Stonie has now defeated Chestnut twice at the Corinth, Mississippi, festival and won three events overall. "They were less crispy this time," said Stonie. "I was watching Joey all ...


  11. Good luck, Miss Mississippi contestantsRead the original story

    Friday Jul 11 | Vicksburg Post

    ... It is incumbent upon the people of the city to show Vicksburg in a positive light. Families from Moss Point to Corinth and all points between are staying at our hotels, eating at our restaurants and visiting our attractions. It would only enhance ...


  12. A few thoughts to chew on | Pat CashmanRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 11 | Bellevue Reporter

    ... - a chance for more health-conscious folks to eat 61 of them in 10 minutes. There is a Slugburger eating contest in Corinth, Miss., each year - actually a burger made from pork and beef, and not actual slugs. Disappointing, eh? Experts say if you ...


  13. Mother and adoptive daughter found on doorstep hit milestoneRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 9 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    ... on a doctor's doorstep. Friday marks 18 years since Janessa Gibbs was abandoned as a newborn at the front of a Corinth, Mississippi doctor's office. A nearby hospital worker made the difficult choice to take her in, and it's a decision that's ... 1 comment

  14. A living tribute to Civil War soldiersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 9 | The Washington Post

    ... sassafras nearby was dedicated to Daniel M. Barringer, the son of a wealthy man who joined the Confederate Army in Corinth, Miss., fought with the 17th Mississippi Company and is buried in Union Cemetery in Leesburg. He was wounded at the Battle of ...


  15. 'We love bluegrass': Music lovers come from far and near to enjoy downtown Savannah festivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 6 | The Jackson Sun

    ... area," she said. "The people are so friendly." Betty Derrick said she and her husband, Autry, drove from the Corinth, Miss., area. "We love bluegrass," she said. The couple has traveled to the Wayne Jerrolds River Park often to see the different ...


  16. It's festival, fair season in MississippiRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 5 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    ... 9-12 that features tribal art and dance and the World Championship Stickball. The 27th Annual Slugburger Festival in Corinth from July 10-12 features a slugburger-eating contest, carnival rides, a variety of food vendors and musical performances. ...


  17. DeLand narrowly eliminated in 'Best Main Street' contest DELAND a "...Read the original story

    Tuesday Jul 1 | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    ... opponent Collierville, Tennessee, losing 52 percent to 48 percent. In the contest's first round, DeLand easily beat Corinth, Mississippi 73 percent to 27 percent and moved onto Monday's quarterfinals along with seven other cities. Both Mayor Bob ...


  18. DeLand in tight 2nd round race for Best Main Street DELAND a " After...Read the original story

    Monday Jun 30 | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    After defeating first round opponent Corinth, Mississippi, with ease in the first round of Parade Magazine's “Best Main Street in America” contest, DeLand was locked in a tight race in the contest's quarterfinals Monday afternoon.


  19. Starkville becomes second city to qualify three areas for C Spire's fiber serviceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 27 | Mississippi Business Journal

    ... in those areas and throughout the city." Homeowner pre-registration began last December in Batesville, Clinton, Corinth, Hattiesburg, Horn Lake, McComb, Quitman, Ridgeland and Starkville. The nine cities were selected by C Spire as finalists for the ...


  20. DeLand leads in 1st round of 'Best Main Street' contest As of early...Read the original story

    Sunday Jun 29 | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    ... other cities around the country for the honor. In the first round of the bracket-style contest, DeLand was leading Corinth, Mississippi nearly 77 percent to 23 percent. “It's one of those things the community takes great pride in,” ...