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Whippet Tennis Match Rescheduled, Other Games Still On Schedule

The Kosciusko High School home tennis match that was scheduled for today has been rescheduled for 4:00 pm tomorrow (Friday, March 7). As of this report, the rest of today’s Whippet athletic events are still on schedule. The updated list of Thursday’s athletic events is as follows: Baseball: @ Eupora HS (JV at 5:00 pm. Varsity at 7:00 pm) Golf: vs Cleveland HS (3:00 pm) Softball: @ Caledonia HS (JV at 5:00 PM. Varsity to follow) Tennis: vs Noxubee County (Rescheduled for Friday, March 27 at 4:00 pm) Track: Kosciusko Invitational Track Meet (2:00 pm) For updates on schedules, scores …Read More

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Holmes Basketball Team to be Honored

On Monday, March 30 at 3 p.m. in Frank Branch Coliseum on the Goodman Campus, the 2014-15 Holmes Community College men’s basketball team will be recognized for the team’s historical season. The Bulldogs, who finished 25-7, accomplished a feat never done by the men’s program at Holmes as the team participated in the NJCAA National Tournament in Hutchinson, Kansas. Even more impressive, the Bulldogs finished in the Elite Eight out of 24 teams. Along with the national tournament appearance, the Bulldogs were the Region XXIII Champions allowing them to make the trip to the National Tournament. The team also finished …Read More

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Minor Car Fire Wednesday Evening

At 6:40 pm on Wednesday, March 25, the Kosciusko Fire Department responded to a car fire on Middleton St. Officials with the department tell Breezy News that the trunk of the car received minor damage, but the fire was quickly extinguished and caused no further damage to the vehicle. KFD cleared from the scene at approximately 7:00 pm. The cause of the fire is unknown.  

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Autumn Ridge Dental Player of the Game (Audio)

On Tuesday, March 24, the Kosciusko Whippet baseball team squared off against the Caledonia Confederates. The Whippets didn’t get the win, but Jamal Hull turned in a great performance and that has earned him the honor of being named this week’s Autumn Ridge Dental Player of the Game. Hull stole a base and scored the only run for the Whippets in the game. Kosciusko Head Baseball Coach Johnathan Jones spoke on Hull’s performance during this week’s Servpro Coaches Show. Hull received a Player of the Game shirt courtesy of Autumn Ridge Dental and he will be entered to win a …Read More

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Kosy Indoor Showcase Tonight (Audio)

The Kosciusko High School Indoor Drumline and Color Guard squads are preparing for the Mississippi Indoor Association State Championships that are taking place this in Jackson this weekend. The groups have been putting the finishing touches on the their respective shows this week in preparation for a run at a championship. You can see those shows and many more tonight during the Kosy Indoor Showcase.  Jess Yates, Director of Kosciusko High School’s Big Red Band, stopped by “Good Morning Kosciusko” last week to invite the public out to the show. The show will begin at 6:00 pm in the Kosciusko …Read More

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One Airlifted to Tupelo Following Wednesday Afternoon Wreck

At approximately 1:25 pm on Wednesday, Attala Fire and Rescue responded to a one car motor vehicle accident (MVA) on Hwy 12 E near McCool. Officials with AFR tell Breezy News that the the driver of a gold Ford Explorer lost control and ran off the road into a tree. The victim was airlifted to a Tupelo hospital for treatment of an undisclosed head injury. The driver’s condition is unknown at the time of this report. AFR cleared from the scene and arrived back to the station at approximately 3:00 pm.

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Club Zumba Instructor Visits GMK (Audio)

The Oprah Winfrey Boys & Girls Club of Kosciusko is celebrating “National Boys and Girls Club” week all week long. Brenda Zamudio, Club Zumba instructor at the Boys & Girls Club, stopped by “Good Morning Kosciusko” to tell our listeners how and why she got involved with the club. Brenda and other members of the Boys & Girls Club are preparing for the “Dinner and a Ballet” event that will be taking place at the club this Friday. The sold out show is being catered by Frenchie’s Fine Foods and will feature a performance by Ballet Magnificat of Jackson. Money …Read More

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“Good Morning Kosciusko” Now Available On-Demand

Have you ever wanted to revisit an interview or listen to a song you heard during “Good Morning Kosciusko?” Well now you can! “Good Morning Kosciusko” is now available On-Demand on BreezyNews.com and the Breezy 101 mobile app. Just head to the “Good Morning Kosciusko” blog page on BreezyNews.com and look for the “Click Here For Show Recap” link/picture under the biography. Clicking on that link will bring up the On-Demand page. Click the show you want to listen to and you’re set! To listen via the Breezy 101 mobile app, just bring up the app’s homepage, click the menu …Read More

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Whippet Softball Wins Big

The Kosciusko Lady Whippet fast pitch softball team push its record to 8-2 Tuesday evening with a shutout win over Noxubee County. The Whippets defeated the Tigers by a score of 22-0. The game, which was originally scheduled to be played in Macon, was called in the third inning due to the MHSAA’s Mercy Rule. The Lady Whippets will be in action again on Thursday as the team travels to Caledonia to take on the Lady Confederates in another region game. The JV game will begin at 5:00 pm and the varsity game will get underway at 6:30 pm.  

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Philyaw Named JA Chapter Support Coordinator

The Junior Auxiliary of Kosciusko is proud to announce that immediate past president Sukie Philyaw has been nominated to serve as a chapter support coordinator for Region IV of the National Association of Junior Auxiliaries. Chapter support coordinators are appointed for a two-year term to provide information, resources and support for assigned chapters. During her term, Philyaw will visit and serve as an advisor to Junior Auxiliary chapters in Amory, Columbus, Kosciusko, Louisville, Macon, Starkville, West Point, and Tupelo. Philyaw is married to Jake Philyaw, and has two sons, Jacob and Carson.