Whippets upset the Warriors in game two of playoffs

The Whippets face-off in game two of playoff action against the Corinth Warriors. The Warriors and the Whippets were scoreless in the first inning. The Warriors went three up and three down in the second inning. The Whippets make the first run of the game in the bottom of the second on one hit making the score (1-0). The Warriors remained scoreless in the third inning. The Whippets earn three runs on two hits in the bottom of the... Read More.

Whippets lose a close one

The Whippets travel to Corinth to face off against the Warriors for game one play off action. The whippets and Warriors were scoreless in the first inning. The Whippets were the first to put points on the board in the top of the second with two runs on three hits making the score (2-0). The Warriors were scoreless in the bottom off the second. The Whippets were scoreless in the top of the third on three hits and no... Read More.

Choctaw Indian Fair Entertainment Announced

Nightly Entertainment at the Choctaw Indian Fair July 11-14, 2018 in beautiful Choctaw, MS. Wednesday, July 11, 2018 – Choctaw Indian Princess Pageant at 7pm Thursday, July 12, 2018 – Cody Jinks and Jamey Johnson at 7pm and 8:30pm respectively Friday, July 13, 2018 – Dustin Lynch at 8:30pm Saturday, July 14, 2018 – Nitty Gritty Dirt Band at 8:30pm

Child grazed by a bullet: Investigation latest

A reward is being offered for information that leads to an arrest and conviction in a case that involves a child, who was grazed by a bullet in Philadelphia. Investigators say the child is lucky to be alive, and they want to find who’s responsible. Around 6:20 Saturday night is when police say gunshots were fired at a house on the corner of Chestnut Street. Some might call the shooting “bold,” because the house is located right across the... Read More.

Legislature declares June Access to Justice Month; Courts schedule free family law clinics across the state

The Mississippi Legislature has declared June Access to Justice month.  Free family law legal clinics are being organized in every Chancery Court District in Mississippi to assist those in need of civil legal aid.  The clinics will assist individuals with custody and child support issues, divorces, guardianships, name change matters, emancipations, adoptions and domestic violence protection orders.  Volunteer attorneys will be present to meet with self-represented litigants to provide advice, assistance with forms and pleadings and instructions on how... Read More.

Ham Jam Festival preparations in Philadelphia

Preparations are being made for an upcoming festival that thousands are expected to attend in Philadelphia. The 17th Annual Ham Jam will be held this weekend on April 13th and 14th. It will include: more than 70 arts, crafts and food vendors, a Bar-B-Q Cook-off, a large Kids’ Zone, carnival rides and live music. This year’s new addition is a monster truck that will provide rides for children. “The proceeds that come from Ham Jam, we pour back into... Read More.
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Disappointment in New Hope

The Kosciusko Whippets traveled to New Hope to face  the Trojans for a chance to be District Champs. The Whippets and Trojans went three up and three down in the first. The Whippets scored one run in the top of the second on two hits making the score (1-0). The Trojans Didn’t earn a run on hit in the bottom of the second (1-0). The Whippets went three up and three down in the top of the third. The... Read More.

Carthage PD looking for suspect in car theft

Carthage Police Department is looking for Christopher Taylor who is wanted in connection with a stolen vehicle. On Monday, April 9, 2018 at approximately 2:38 pm Carthage Police Department received a call that a Blue 2012 Nissan Maxima was stollen from the parking lot of the Shell gas station located on Highway 16 East. License plate number LJQ408. Anyone with information that could help locate an lead to the arrest would be eligible for a reward. Please call Crime... Read More.

shooting injures child in Philadelphia

The Philadelphia Police Department is looking for suspects wanted in a shooting that injured an 8-year-old child. The incident happened on Chestnut Street around 6:19 pm Saturday, April 7. Philadelphia Police Chief Grant Myers said the house was struck several times by gun shots. An 8-year-old boy in the home was injured by one of the shots that entered the home. “A bullet grazed the temple of a juvenile at the residence. He was transported by EMS to the... Read More.

Workforce Analysis presented by The Kosciusko Attala Partnership

The Kosciusko Attala Partnership (KAP), the Leake County Economic Development Association, the Mississippi Band of Choctaw Indians, and the Winston County Economic Development District Partnership and Central Electric Power Association collaborated to create a key economic development tool for the region. The Attala County Workforce Analysis has been compiled to give employers and potential investors a better picture of what type of workforce is available in Attala and surrounding counties. The analysis was presented to local leaders on Thursday,... Read More.

Whippets upset the Cougars.

The Kosciusko Whippets travel to Decatur to go up against the Newton County Cougars. The Whippets go three up and three down in the top of the first with the score being (0-0).The Cougars went scoreless in the bottom of the first keeping the score (0-0). The Whippets put the first points on the board with two runs making the score (2-0). The Cougars went three up and three down in the bottom of the second. The Whippets had... Read More.

2018 Neshoba County Fair Headline Entertainment

Mississippi’s Giant House Party, the Neshoba County Fair, is July 27-August 3. Check out the 2018 NCF Entertainment line-up for the main stage. Tuesday, July 31 Sister Hazel   Wednesday, August 1 Corey Smith   Thursday, August 2 Chris Lane   Friday, August 3 Granger Smith  The Fair has the state’s only sanctioned horse races, petting zoos, arts and crafts, political speakers, and more. For more information on this years NCF2018 click here!