Rummage Sale This Weekend

There will be a multi-family rummage sale this Saturday, July 8th from  6:00am until 1:00pm.  The rummage sale will be in the fellowship hall of The First United Pentecostal Church on West Jefferson Street.

Culpepper Funeral Home Gets New Facility

Terry Culpepper is excited to announce the new location of Culpepper Funeral Home.  For many years Culpepper Funeral Home has been located on E. Adams Street in downtown Kosciusko.  Recently, Terry bought the old Grace Fellowship Church building on Highway 35 North.  This will be the new location of the Funeral Home.  The facility has a social room, hospitality room, Chapel, two State rooms, and a nursery.  The inside remodel has recently been completed. The outside remodel is getting underway…. Read More.

Mississippi Songwriter finalist chosen in Muscle Shoals

Today, Johnny Boswell hand delivered all the entries of the Mississippi Songwriter of the year to Wishbone Studios in Muscle Shoals.  A panel of judges listen too and read the lyrics to all submitted songs.  Each song was scored and the top 15 finalist were chosen.  These finalist will perform their original song Saturday, July 1st at Marty’s Blues Cafe in Philadelphia.   Then the 2017 Mississippi Songwriter of the year will be chosen.       

Just The Crumbs Thrift Store Now Open

Just The Crumbs Thrift Store is now opened in Kosciusko.  Just the Crumbs is a non profit organization that funds the ministry of Lavon Haden.  Brother Haden shares the love of Christ by providing meals for victims and volunteers in disasters.  Currently, he is feeding over 400 people in Durant.  Just the Crumbs Thrift is located 1.4 miles west of Fred’s Dollar Store on highway 12.  You can find household items, clothing for men, women, and children starting at only… Read More.

The Lady Whippets let the State Title slip away

The Kosciusko Lady Whippets take on the North Pike Lady Jaguars in the second game of a best-of-three series for the 4A State Championship Title. The first inning was scoreless. The Lady Jaguars earned three runs in the bottom of the second making the score (0-3). The third and fourth inning were scoreless. The Lady Jaguars scored two runs in the bottom of the fifth making the score (0-5). The sixth and seventh inning were scoreless. The Lady Jaguars take… Read More.

Farmer’s Market Grand Opening this Saturday

The Attala County Farmer’s Market is opening for the summer season this Saturday.  They will have greens galore: collard, mustard, turnips, kale, and lettuce.  You will also be able to buy ripened tomatoes, English cucumbers, onions, and assorted herb baskets.  Flowers and some garden started may also be available.  Food items will include boiled Mississippi peanuts.  As the season progresses you will be able to buy squash, zucchini, eggplant, peas, okra, green beans, melons, peppers, and much more.  The Farmers… Read More.

The Whippets are the North State Champs (video)

The lady whippets play against Caledonia in the second game of the North State series at Kosciusko. The bottom of the first inning the Lady Whippets scored two runs. The bottom of the second the Lady whippets increased the lead by gaining three more runs making the score (5-0). The third and fourth inning were scoreless. The Lady Confederates scored one run in the top of the fifth and the Lady Whippets scored a run in the inning as well making… Read More.

The Lady Whippets lose first game of series

The lady whippets travel to Caledonia to play against the in the first game of the North State series.The first inning the Lady Confederates scored two rounds in the bottom of the first inning. The Lady Confederates scored five runs at the bottom of the second making the score (0-7). The third and fourth inning was scoreless. The Lady Confederates scored one run at the bottom of the fifth inning making the score (0-8). The Whippets scored their first run in… Read More.

Whippets headed to third straight North State Championship, will face division rival (audio/video)

The Kosciusko Lady Whippet softball team is headed to the North State Championship series once again. The team clinched its third straight trip to the playoff semifinals with a 5-3 win over Houston Tuesday night. After winning a close game Monday night (3-2), the Whippets looked like they would win game two with ease, jumping out to a quick 3-0 in the first inning. The Hilltoppers answered back with a run in the bottom of the second. (3-1).  The Whippets… Read More.

Hunter Engineering Reopens

Hunter Engineering has reopened for business.  They were closed due to Sundays’ storm that hit Durant.    All employees are asked to report to work as usual.

Lady Whippets squeeze out a victory against the Houston Hilltoppers

The Lady Whippets softball team plays the first game of a three game series in Kosciusko against the Lady Houston Hilltoppers. The Lady Whippets were the first to score in the bottom of the first inning making the score (2-0). The Lady Hilltoppers hit a home run in the top of the second and the lady Whippets answered back with a run making the score (3-1). The third inning was scoreless. The Lady Hilltoppers scored 1 run in the top of the fourth… Read More.

Businesses and Homes Damaged in Durant

The city of Durant has suffered heavy damage in the wake of the Sunday morning storm.  Many homes and businesses have been affected.   Among those businesses were Howell and Heggie Drug Store and Allen’s Furniture. Rae Ann Haffey with Howell and Heggie told breezynews that the storm blew out the front window and ripped the metal sign off the building.  With clean up crews on the scene, Howell and Heggie expects to be open for business tomorrow.  William Allen… Read More.