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Whippet Playoff Soccer

For the 3rd time in the history of the program, the Kosciusko Whippet boys soccer team has made the playoffs. The team will travel to New Albany Tuesday, January 27 for first round action. That game will begin at 7:00 pm.

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Softball Registration Reminder

This is a reminder that registration for summer league softball will be held at Hugh Ellard Park on January 31. Registration will be from 9:00 am to 12:00 noon  and is for ages 3-17. This will be for registration only. The cost is $60 for one, $60 for the second and $150 for three of more. Anyone interested in coaching or other information can contact Kay Patrick at 289-7273 or 601-416-1023.

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Whippets vs Knights

The Kosciusko Whippet Girls and Boys basketball teams will travel to Collinsville Tuesday, January 27 to take on the West Lauderdale Knights. Those games can be heard right on Breezy 101, breezynews.com or on the Breezy 101 Mobile App. Pregame is will begin at 5:45 pm, with the first game getting underway at 6:00 pm.

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Youth of the Year to be Honored

A reception honoring Biannca Ball will be held at the Oprah Winfrey Boys and Girls club on Monday, January 26 at 5:00 pm. Biannca is the Oprah Winfrey Boys and Girls Club 2015 Youth of the Year and she will be competing in the state Youth of the Year competition in February.

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Breezy101 Church Bulletin

• Delydia Hill M.B. Church, will be having a Pastor’s Aide Program on January 24 at 6pm. On February 8 at 3pm, they will be honoring their Pastor, Elder Leonard Jones and First Lady Evangelist Dimple Jones on their 21st Pastor Anniversary. The speaker for the evening will be their very own Minister Eric Jones. Your presence and support will be greatly appreciated. • Mt. Pilgrim M.B. Church,of McCool, MS, will be having their “Men & Women’s Day” program on January 25th at 3 p.m. The speaker will be Rev. Acquanette Johnson of Liberty Hill AME Zion Church in Durant, …Read More

Pictures from L to R: Jerren Jackson, Rochester Alston, Sen. Sally Burchfield Doty, Sen. Kenny Wayne Jones and Alyssa Olive.

KHS Students Served as Mississippi Senate Pages

This past week three students represented Kosciusko High School at the Mississippi State Capitol. Jerren Jackson, Rochester Alston and Alyssa Olive were chosen to serve as pages for Lt. Governor Tate Reeves. They also worked with Senator Sally Burchfield Doty and Senator Kenny Wayne Jones, chair of the Legislative Black Caucus. Due to redistricting, Kosciusko will be in Senator Jones’ District next election cycle. The Senate Page program is a wonderful way for students to see firsthand what happens in the Mississippi Senate while furthering their education and assisting in the legislative process. Their daily tasks of a Senate Page …Read More

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Contempt of Court and Stolen Weapon Arrests

On January 22, 2015, Sky Howell, a 25 year old white female, was arrested for Contempt of Court by Officer Tommy Pender. On January 21, 2015, Barry Lynn Brewer, a 28 year old black male, was arrested on Cannonade Street for Possession of a Stolen Weapon by Officer Maurice Hawthorne.

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Next Week on GMK and Breezy News

“Good Morning Kosciusko” has a great lineup of guests, stories and news scheduled for next week. Johnathan Powers will be stopping by Tuesday morning to fill us in on the KADC’s schedule of events. Then on Wednesday, Kayla Vance will be in to give some information on the Junior Auxiliary’s upcoming “Black and White Charity Ball.” I will also be visiting the Kosciusko-Attala Career Tech Center’s Heath Science class on Wednesday to take pictures and learn more about that program. It’s all happening next week on “Good Morning Kosciusko” and breezynews.com!

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Junior Auxiliary Preparing for Charity Ball

The Junior Auxiliary of Kosciusko will present this year’s “Black & White Charity Ball” on January 31 at the Attala County Coliseum. The event is being catered by Steve Sizemore and will feature “Class Reunion” as musical guests. Stephen Cheek and GG Holmes will serve as this year’s King and Queen. Other activities include a silent auction, photo booth and a dance. JA Vice President Kayla Vance will be on “Good Morning Kosciusko” next week to talk more about the event. Tickets are $35 and can be purchased from any member of the Junior Auxiliary. For more information, contact Kayla …Read More

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Father Daughter Dance

Girl Scout Troop #7622 will be hosting its 2nd Annual Father Daughter Dance February 7th, 2015 at 6pm at the Bobcat Cafeteria on Tipton St in Kosciusko. Come help us continue a time honored Girl Scout tradition! Enjoy a great meal, music, games and pictures with your favorite girl or girls! Tickets are $10 for the Father and Daughter and $3 for each additional daughter. They can be purchased from any member of the troop, Scout moms, or volunteers but can also be purchased at the door. For more information call Troop Leaders Cassandra Riley (662) 582-5805 after 5 pm …Read More