The Attala County Library Summer Library Program recently hosted members of the Mississppi Band of Choctaw Indians. Approximately 200 children were able to experience traditional Choctaw dancing Tuesday, June 12 at the Attala County Coliseum. Inky the Clown also entertained children during the June 19 program. The next Summer Library event will feature illusionist Todd Smith. That... Read More.
The Kosciusko Fire Department is in search of a new fireman. KFD is currently accepting applications for an open position. Interested candidates can pick up an application at City Hall. All candidates should be in good physical condition. Call the Kosciusko Fire Department at 662-289-1171 for more details.
Mt. Pilgrim M.B. Church of McCool: invites you to their 3rd Annual Men & Women Conference on June 22nd at 6:00 p.m. – June 23rd at 9:00 a.m. The theme: Men & Women on the Highway to Heaven. Registration fee : $20.00. You may contact Mrs. Luther Porter (662) 633-1809. Mt. Pilgrim M.B. Church of McCool would like... Read More.
At 4:44 pm Attala Deputies, MedStat EMS, The Mississippi Highway Patrol along with Attala Fire and Rescue were dispatched to highway 35 south approximately 1 mile from the highway 19 intersection for a report of an MVA. The caller said that three vehicles had collided. Units arrived on scene to find the roadway completely blocked. According to... Read More.
At 4:34 pm Attala Deputies, MedStat EMS, The Mississippi Highway Patrol along with Attala Fire and Rescue were dispatched to highway 19 south approximately 2 miles from the highway 35 intersection for a report of a two vehicle MVA. Units arrived on scene to find the roadway blocked and two vehicles with heavy damage. According to Captain... Read More.
An Attala man found himself behind bars after a K-9 deputy found drugs at a traffic stop. Sheriff Tim Nail tells Breezy News that Deputy Scott Walters and his K-9 Victor were patrolling on highway 19 South near Attala Road 5016 late Friday night and into Saturday morning when they noticed a driver in a 1996 GMC... Read More.
U.S. Air Force Airman 1st Class Toni J. Ballard graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas. The airman completed an intensive, eight-week program that included training in military discipline and studies, Air Force core values, physical fitness, and basic warfare principles and skills. Airmen who complete basic training also earn four... Read More.
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 more... Read More.
The town of McCool Fall Festival will hold its Fall Festival on Saturday, Sept. 29. Activities for this year’s event arts and crafts, food vendors, and more. Applications are currently being accepted. For more information, contact or call Holly Blaine (662-312-5354) or Luther Porter (662-633-1809).
An Attala Sheriff’s Department investigation sends two men to jail. Sheriff Tim Nail said two men are behind bars after a burglary investigation by his department. 42 year old Jimmy McMillan was arrested on June 13 and 45 year old Billy Frank Odom Jr. were arrested on June 16. Both were picked up in Attala County by... Read More.
At 12:38 pm Attala Deputies, The Mississippi Highway Patrol, MedStat EMS along with Attala Fire and Rescue responded to a report of a two vehicle MVA on Highway 35 South near Attala Road 1022. Emergency personnel arrived on scene and notified responding units that they had one patient complaining of arm pain. At 7:08 pm Kosciusko Police... Read More.