By Lena Mitchell
Stephanie Rebman 6/15/10
Corinth Area CVB approves
small grant, sponsorships
n CORINTH – Several athletic events planned for Corinth received small grant support from the Corinth Area Convention and Visitors Bureau during Tuesday’s regular meeting.
* The Partner in Hope Golf Tournament to benefit St. Jude, sponsored by Northeast Mississippi Community College staff and faculty, was awarded $1,000 to assist with advertising for an inaugural 4-man scramble golf tournament planned for July 17.
* The Corinth Rotary was awarded a $2,000 sponsorship for advertising of its second Run with Rotary 5K, planned for Oct. 2.
* The Corinth High School cross country program was awarded $750 for equipment that will help it attract more teams for its home meet, scheduled for Oct. 16.
The CVB also will be a co-sponsor of the Corinth Theatre-Arts Christmas production, “A Christmas Story.”