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Wheel-In Grocery Countdown to Kickoff returns (audio)

The Wheel-In Grocery Countdown to Kickoff is back for its second year. The Wheel-In Grocery Countdown to Kickoff will feature interviews with coaches and commentators 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. “We couldn’t be more... Read More.

Reminder: Junior Ranger program set for Saturday (audio)

A Junior Ranger program at the Kosciusko Visitor’s Center has been set for Saturday, June 23. Participants will earn a Junior Ranger badge by learning about early settlers along the Natchez Trace Parkway. The program will be presented by Park Rangers from 10:00 am – 11:30 am. Contact Donna Holidness (662-289-1226) or GG Holmes (662-289-2981) for... Read More.

Kosciusko man pleads guilty in killing of Catholic nuns

A Kosciusko man admitted Thursday that he killed two Roman Catholic nuns, pleading guilty to murder in an agreement that avoided the death penalty, which was opposed by the women’s families and their religious orders. Rodney Earl Sanders made the pleas to two counts of murder in state court in Lexington, blocks away from where Sisters... Read More.

E-911 director urges residents to make house numbers more visible (audio)

Kosciusko – Attala County E-911 Director Liz Peteet is urging residents to make their house number visible to help first responders. Peteet said putting house numbers both your mailbox and house will help first responders find correct addresses quicker during a emergency. The 911 Committee recommends house numbers be at least 3-inches tall and reflective so... Read More.

Larceny, domestic violence and other recent arrests

On  6-20-2018 Destiny Steen, a 19 y.o b/f from Kosciusko was arrested for Petit Larceny on Love Street by Lt. Josh Pinkard. On 6-20-2018 Shaquille Alston, a 25 y.o b/m from Ethel was arrested for Fail to Appear in Court at McDonald by Lt. Josh Pinkard. On 6-19-2018, Niles Luckett, a 37 y.o b/m from Kosciusko,... Read More.

Update: Amber Alert cancelled; missing girl found safe

Update: The Amber Alert for missing fiver-year-old Baylee Elizabeth Emison has been cancelled. She was found safe by authorities and the suspect, Martha Ann Poss, is in custody. The Mississippi Bureau of Investigation has issued an Amber Alert for five year old Baylee Elizabeth Emision of Clay County. She is described as a white female three... Read More.

MVA on Fenwick and MLK

At 1:19 pm Kosciusko Police, MedStat EMS along with City Fire responded to a report of a two vehicle MVA on Fenwick at the Martin Luther King intersection near Winters Funeral Home. Emergency personnel arrived on scene and notified responding units that one lane of traffic was block . All occupants were out of the vehicles... Read More.