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Kosciusko, MS
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Humidity: 43% Dew Point: 70°
Clouds: 6% Pressure: 30.03 in
Wind: W 5 mph Visability: 10 mi Conditions as of 4:31pm.
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  • Heat Advisory
    Updated: Wed Jul-26-17 02:47pm CDT
    Effective: Thu Jul-27-17 07:00am CDT
    Expires: Fri Jul-28-17 07:00am CDT
    Severity: Minor
    Urgency: Expected
    Certainty: Likely
    Status: Actual
    Type: Alert
    Category: Met
    Areas affected: Adams; Attala; Choctaw; Claiborne; Copiah; Franklin; Hinds; Jefferson; Lawrence; Leake; Lincoln; Madison; Montgomery; Rankin; Scott; Simpson; Webster
    Instructions: A heat advisory means that a period of hot temperatures is expected. The combination of hot temperatures and high humidity will combine to create a situation in which heat illnesses are possible. Drink plenty of fluids, stay in an air-conditioned room, stay out of the sun, and check up on relatives and neighbors.
    Message Summary: ...heat stress increasing over the arklamiss delta and central mississippi the next few days...
    ...heat advisory in effect from 7 am thursday to 7 am cdt friday...
    The national weather service in jackson has issued a heat advisory, which is in effect from 7 am thursday to 7 am cdt friday.
    * temperature...high temperatures in the mid to upper 90s with peak afternoon heat index values ranging from 104 to 109 degrees.
    * impacts...heat related illnesses may be possible for those outdoors in unshaded areas without proper precautions taken.

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Emergency Dispatches: July 26, 2017

At 11:40 am Kosciusko Police and City Fire were dispatched to the 300 block of West Adams for a report of a possible structure fire. Emergency personnel arrived on scene and notified responding units that there was no smoke showing from the outside of the home. According to Firefighters the cause was an extinction cord that had shorted. Damage was described as very light. No injuries were reported. At 2:41 pm Kosciusko Police were called to Veterans Memorial Drive... Read More.

Wheel-In Grocery Countdown to Kickoff: Holmes Community College (audio)

Boswell Media is proud to add a new dimension to its award winning sports coverage with the announcement of the Wheel-In Grocery Countdown to Kickoff. The Wheel-In Grocery Countdown to Kickoff will feature interviews with representatives from the core group of schools covered by Boswell Media Sports. That group includes Kosciusko, Leake Academy, Leake Central, Holmes Community College, and East Central Community College. This week on the Wheel-In Grocery Countdown to Kickoff: Josh West – Voice of the HCC... Read More.

Important Dates For Presbyterian Day School

Presbyterian Day School is getting prepared for the 2017/2018 school year.  Faculty and Staff in service training will be August 3rd and 4th.  Parent open house will be held Thursday August 3rd at 6:00.  The first day of school will be Monday August 7th.  For more information on Presbyterian Day School, call 662-289-3322.

Tractor Supply sponsors Attala FFA

On Saturday, July 22, 2017, the Kosciusko Tractor Supply sponsored Attala FFA with a BBQ fundraiser. Students were excited to welcome the business to the agricultural community while earning some money for their chapter. Attala FFA commended Manager Mike Benenati and Tractor Supply for the continued support of Future Farmers of America chapters nationwide. Students who participated included: Trey Johnson, Jayla Gibson, Kristin Roby, and Alyssa Wade. Students were pictured with Manager Mike Benenati and Mississippi FFA Alumni Association... Read More.

Hood and Reeves speaking at “Mississippi’s Giant Houseparty”

Two of the top statewide elected officials are speaking at the Neshoba County Fair, a get-together known as Mississippi’s Giant Houseparty. Democratic Attorney General Jim Hood and Republican Lt. Gov. Tate Reeves are making back-to-back speeches Wednesday on the fairgrounds south of Philadelphia. Reeves is expected to talk about tax cuts and say Republicans have pulled the state budget into better shape. Hood usually uses his speeches at the fair to condemn corporate greed and talk about protecting children... Read More.

Breezy101 Church Bulletin

Wesley United Methodist Church would like to announce that they will temporarily meet in the Bobcat Building on Tipton St. during renovations. Please join us there. St. Mark M.B. Church cordially invites everyone to their annual Homecoming Revival on July 25-27 at 7:30 p.m. nightly. The guest minister for the revival will be Minister Robert Levy. McAdams Baptist Church will have Revival Sunday, July 23- Wednesday 26th with Guest Speaker Rev. Junior Davis, from  Williamsville Baptist Church.Sunday 11am &... Read More.

Neshoba County Fair Schedule – Wednesday, July 26

The Neshoba County Fair has local and state political speaking at Founders Square for the next few days. The Meridian Day Program will be held today in Founders Square – Presented by the East Mississippi Business Development Corporation. Entertainment for the night: The Larry Gatlin and the Gatlin Bros (Grandstand) and Class Reunion (Founders Square) Mississippi’s Giant House Party features a week of musical entertainment, harness and running horse races, a midway, political speaking and many other attractions. Season... Read More.

Youth drug court coming to Attala and Neshoba Counties

A new youth drug court is coming to Attala, Neshoba, and Winston Counties. The court, beginning Aug. 1, will serve the Sixth Chancery District under the supervision of Judge Joseph Kilgore. “There is a great need to address the issues that are contributing to juvenile drug use and ultimately juvenile crime,” Kilgore said in a news release. “Our youth court referees are telling me that the use of drugs is somehow involved in many of these cases. Even if... Read More.