• Dense Fog Advisory
    Updated: Mon Mar-02-15 01:54am CST
    Effective: Mon Mar-02-15 01:54am CST
    Expires: Mon Mar-02-15 10:00am CST
    Severity: Minor
    Urgency: Expected
    Certainty: Likely
    Status: Actual
    Type: Alert
    Category: Met
    Areas affected: Adams; Attala; Carroll; Choctaw; Claiborne; Clarke; Clay; Copiah; Covington; Forrest; Franklin; Grenada; Hinds; Holmes; Jasper; Jefferson; Jefferson Davis; Jones; Kemper; Lamar; Lauderdale; Lawrence; Leake; Lincoln; Lowndes; Madison; Marion; Montgomery; Neshoba; Newton; Noxubee; Oktibbeha; Rankin; Scott; Simpson; Smith; Warren; Webster; Winston; Yazoo
    Instructions: A dense fog advisory means visibility will frequently be reduced to less than one quarter mile. If driving...slow down...use your headlights...and leave plenty of distance ahead of you.
    Message Summary: ...dense fog advisory for most of central mississippi and northeast louisiana this morning...
    ...dense fog advisory in effect until 10 am cst this morning...
    The national weather service in jackson has issued a dense fog advisory...which is in effect until 10 am cst this morning.
    * visibility: areas of one quarter mile or less.
    * impacts: local fluctuations in visibility can be expected....so motorists may encounter rapid visibility reductions. The combination of wet roads and poor visibility will make for a slow morning commute.

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Batter Up

Dixie Youth Baseball registration is going on now until March 14. Registration forms can be found at the Hugh Ellard Park office from 7:00 am-4:00 pm each day. The office will also be open on Saturday, March 7 from 8:00 am-12:00 pm to accommodate individuals who cannot make it during the week. The cost is $60 per player and $120 for two or more. For more information, contact Todd Ables at 662-289-7932.

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JA Scholarships

Junior Auxiliary of Kosciusko is now accepting scholarships for area high school seniors. Three seniors will be selected. The deadline for applications is March 2. Please contact Sukie Philyaw at 601-750-8682 for applications and more information.    

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Breezy101 Church Bulletin

Barlow United Methodist Church will have a benefit program for Minister Curry Atterberry, Sr. on Saturday, February 28, 2015 at 5:00 p.m.  All churches, choirs, soloist, praise teams, and praise dancers are invited to come and participate on this program. Macedonia Missionary Baptist Church will have their annual musicians appreciation program honoring Brother Garrett Estes, Brother Denzel Mallett and Brother John Bayne on March 7 at 6 pm. Thanking you in advance for your support and participation. Crestview Congregational Methodist Church will have ONE-WAY gospel group at the 11:00 am service on Sunday March 8, 2015. Everyone welcome. Marble Rock M.B. Church, will …Read More

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NWTF Banquet and Auction

The Central Mississippi Chapter of the National Wild Turkey Foundation will hold its annual banquet and auction on March 26 at the Attala County Coliseum. Doors will open at 6:00 pm for an hour of viewing of limited edition wildlife prints and one of a kind NWTF merchandise. A prime rib dinner will be served at 7:00 pm with a live auction to follow. Single, couples and jake (16 and under) tickets are available for purchase. Four levels of business/individual sponsorships are available as well. Sponsors that sign up before Feb. 26 will have special incentives that include $100 in …Read More

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Whippet Baseball Team Wins Big

The Kosciusko Whippet Baseball team kicked off the 2015 baseball season tonight against the Winona Tigers. The first 2 innings was 3 up and 3 down for both teams. River Dickerson started the scoring for the Whippets at the bottom of the 3rd inning but it wasn’t enough to take the lead. The Whippet were behind the Tigers until the bottom of the 4th. All of the action started and didn’t stop. The Whippets scored big in the bottom of the 4th, 5th and 6th inning to win the game by a score of 12 to 2. The Autumn Ridge …Read More

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Candidate Withdraws From District 3 Supervisor Race

Allen Dickerson has withdrawn from the race for District 3 Supervisor. Dickerson filled out his paperwork early in qualifying period, but tells Breezy News that he has officially withdrawn from the race. Today, Feb. 27, is the last to qualify for a county position and interested candidates must file the proper paperwork with the Attala County Circuit Clerk’s office. The updated list of candidates includes: Chancery Clerk: Gerry Taylor (I) Circuit Clerk: Wanda Fancher (I) Coroner: Sam Bell (I),Terry Culpepper, Kevin Gibson, Talisha Sandifer County Attorney: Doug S. Crosby (I) Sheriff: Tim Nail (I), Steven Allen, Bobby Land, Tommy Pender, …Read More

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Exchange Club Youth of the Month

The Kosciusko Exchange Club has recognized Maggie Crittenden as the Youth of the Month for February. This school year, the Exchange Club implemented a Youth of the Month program within Kosciusko High School. A graduating senior who is hard-working while attaining high levels of scholastic achievement, community involvement and leadership will be selected. This teen program not only rewards outstanding young people, but also provides an incentive for other youngsters to strive for equally high levels of achievement. Maggie accepted an Exchange Club Youth of the Month certificate and a $25 scholarship. In March, the students chosen as the Youth …Read More

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The Holmes Connection! auditions are here!!

The Holmes Community College show choir, The Holmes Connection!, will be having auditions March 17th in Montgomery Fine Arts building on the Goodman Campus. Auditions will start at 5 p.m. and students are expected to be able to sing a few provided warm-up exercises and a prepared vocal solo of his/her choice. Dance auditions are also held at this time so students should dress comfortably. If you are not interested in singing or dancing, opportunities for a spot as a crew member are also available. Crew members will help in setup and tear down of equipment, light and sound programming, …Read More

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Programs Offered at the Career Tech Center

Over the past month, Breezy News has completed feature stories highlighting each program of the Kosciusko-Attala Career Tech Center (CTC). Programs offered at the center include: AEST Automotive Service Technology Construction Technology Digital Media Health Sciences Marketing Technology Teacher Academy Welding Breezy News would like to thank Mrs. Tracy Burnley, Mr. Tony Holder and the other instructors at the CTC for providing wonderful content and information for the feature articles. More information on the CTC can be found here.