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Whippet TE named Autumn Ridge Dental Player of the Game

Kosciusko Whippet tight end Ashton Greer has been named this week’s Autumn Ridge Dental Player of the Game. The Whippets lost Friday’s game to Leake Cental, but Greer’s turned in a great performance on both offense and defense. Greer caught 2 passes, including one for the team’s first touchdown, and had one tackle for loss against the Gators. Whippet interim head coach Sid Wheatley says Greer is a team player that does anything the coaches ask of him.   For his performance, Greer received a …Read More


Exchange Club Selects Youth of the Month

The Kosciusko Exchange Club recently honored its Youth of the Month for September and October. Albertina Veasley was selected as the Youth of the Month for September and Ray Ferguson was selected for October.  The Youth of the Month receives a $25 scholarship and is able to compete for the Youth of the Year that will be selected in April. The Youth of the Year will be awarded a $1000 scholarship.  The school counselor selects the Youth of the Month based on the Exchange Club’s …Read More


ServPro Coaches Show with Kosciusko Whippet interim head coach Sid Wheatley (Audio)

Before the Whippets take the field Friday night, you can hear a preview of the game during the Servpro Coaches Show. Joining the show this week is Kosciusko Whippet interim head coach Sid Wheatley. This week, Coach Whealey gives his thoughts on the game against Leake Central and what to expect for the game Friday night’s rivalyr showdown against Lousiville. The Servpro Coaches Show airs on Breezy 101 Thursdays at 7:35 am and 3:35 pm. This year, the show will also be available here on …Read More


Reminder: Oprah Winfrey Boys & Girls Club CARE Event tonight

The Oprah Winfrey Boys and Girls Club will present the 10th Annual CARE Event on Thursday, Oct. 27. This year’s theme is “Charity Begins at Home.” The keynote speakers will be Dr. Fabian Wiley Jr. and Rev. Phillip Palmertree. Entertainment will be provided by The French Camp High School Chorus. The night events open with a social time at 6:30 and the program begin at 7. Tickets are $40 each and table sponsorships are available. Tickets can be purchased from any Boys and Girls Club …Read More


Kosciusko Fire Department haunted house returns for its ninth year (Audio)

The Kosciusko Fire Department will present the ninth annual House of Horror this Halloween. The haunted house will run nightly from Thursday, Oct. 27 – Saturday, Oct. 29 at the Jason Niles Park Pavilion. Doors open at 6:00 pm. The cost of admission is $5 and all the proceeds will benefit the Kosciusko Volunteer Fire Department. Listen to “Good Morning Kosciusko” all this week for your chance to win tickets to the House of Horror. Visit the House of Horror Facebook page for more information. …Read More


Football Schedule: Friday, October 28

Local area high school football games for Friday, October 28: Attala County: Kosciusko at Louisville French Camp at Ethel McAdams at Leake County Choctaw County: Choctaw Central at Choctaw County Holmes County: Holmes County Central at Ridgeland Nanih Waiya at Durant Leake County: Leake Academy at Indianola Academy Caledonia at Leake Central Neshoba County: Lanier at Neshoba Central Kemper County at Philadelphia Heidelberg at Union Scott County: SE Lauderdale at Forest Scott Central at Lake Montgomery County at Sebastopol Raleigh at Morton Winston County: Stringer …Read More


MVA at City Limit Line (Video)

At 6:10 pm Kosciusko Police, Attala County Sheriffs Deputies, MedStat EMS along with City Fire and Rescue responded to a report of a two vehicle MVA at the intersection of Highway 35 South, Natchez Trace and South Huntington. The accident was at the city limit line, believed to be outside the city. Units arrived on scene to find two vehicles off the roadway and debris in the road. Medics checked the drivers but no medical attention was needed. There has been no word, at this …Read More


BOIL WATER ALERT: Zama Water Association

Officials with the Mississippi State Department of Health have issued a Boil Water Alert for the Zama water system. The alert applies to approximately 370 customers in Attala County who receive their water from the Zama Water Association. The boil water alert was issued because an area of the water system lost pressure due to a broken water line. Any system that has lost pressure is considered to be contaminated until test of the water proves otherwise. As soon as pressure is restored to the …Read More

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Emergency Dispatches: October 26, 2016

At 7:30 am Kosciusko Police, MedStat EMS and City Fire responded to a report of a minor two vehicle MVA on Highway 12 near McDonald’s. No injuries were reported. At 8:22 am Attala Deputies, MedStat EMS, The Mississippi Highway Patrol along with Attala Fire and Rescue responded to a report of a one vehicle MVA on Highway 43 South. The caller said it was just past the Highway 14 intersection. No medical transport was given. Fire personnel cleared the scene at 8:53. At 1:58 pm …Read More

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County health department offering pediatric flu shots

Pediatric flu shots are now available at all Mississippi State Department of Health county clinics. Seasonal flu vaccination is recommended for anyone age six months and older. “The flu shot is absolutely your best protection against the flu,” said MSDH State Epidemiologist Dr. Paul Byers. “The vaccine takes one to two weeks to produce immunity, and although flu season usually peaks in January through March, it sometimes reaches high levels as early as December. Getting your flu shot now makes sure that you’re protected in …Read More