Big Red Band Meeting

There will be a high school band parent information meeting on June 1st at 6:00 pm at the High School Band Hall. All high school band parents are encouraged to attend!

KHS Athletic Banquet celebrates the year in Whippet sports (photos and awards list)

The best in Kosciusko Whippets’ sports from the 2016 – 2017 were honored Monday night at the annual Athletic Banquet. The evening began with a meal for all players and coaches. Following the meal, parents and members of the community joined the festivities as coaches from 14 teams took to the podium to hand out awards to the best athletes of the year. The event was sponsored by Attala County Farm Bureau. The meal was provided by Frenchie’s Fine Foods of Kosciusko. See below for …Read More

KHS/KJHS exam schedule

Tuesday, May 16 1st period – 8:00 am 5th period – 10:00 am Wednesday, May 17 4th period – 8:00 am 6th period – 10:am Thursday, May 18 7th period – 8:00 am

KHS tennis star signs with Holmes

A Kosciusko Whippet tennis player will continue her career at the collegiate level. Senior tennis player Avery Terrell signed Monday to play with Holmes Community College. In her senior campaign, Terrell, along with her doubles partner Olatz Goya, finished the regular season undefeated in Region play and advanced to the state tournament. At Holmes, Terrell will play for former Kosciusko Whippet coach Greg Levert. Picutred: Terrell with KHS tennis coach Jamario Winters and her parents, Denny and Amy.

Whippets finish season #2 in the state (audio, video)

The Kosciusko Whippets capped off the best season in team history on Friday. After a slow start, the team captured its third straight Region 4-4A Championship while advancing to the North State Championship series for the third straight season. The third time was a charm for the Whippets as they were finally able to capture the North State crown and advance to the first State Championship in program history. In the State Championship series the team was defeated by defending 4A champ North Pike, but …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 the victory and the state …Read More

KLE sends off the Whippets in style (video)

Students and teachers at Kosciusko Lower Elementary gave the Kosciusko Whippet softball team a grand sendoff Wednesday before the team left out for Ridgeland and game one of the 4A State Championship…..

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Whippets receive North State Championship Trophy (video)

Prior to Wednesday’s opening game of the 4A State Championship series, the Kosciusko Whippet softball team was awarded the North State Championship trophy. Representatives with the Mississippi High School Activities Association presented the trophy to Whippet seniors Katie Lawrence and Audrey Claire Henderson. The Whippets are scheduled to face North Pike in game 2 of the championship series Friday, May 12 at 1:30. Boswell Media Sports will provide coverage on Breezy 101, Breezynews.com, and the Breezy 101 app.

Lady Whippets Lose 4A Fast Pitch Championship Game 1

Tonight the Kosciusko Lady Whippets took on the North Pike Lady Jaguars in the first game of a best-of-three series for the 4A State Championship Title. The Lady Jaguars are first to bat and take the lead in the first inning with a single run over the Lady Whippets. The Lady Whippets continue to trail the Lady Jaguars at the end of the second inning and fall behind as the Lady Jaguars take a 4-0 lead at the end of the third. The Lady Whippets …Read More

Whippet softball State Championship location and broadcast information

State Championship Location/Broadcast Information: Game 1 – Wednesday, May 10, 6:30 pm Game 2 – Friday, May 12, 1:30 pm Game 3 – Saturday, May 13, TBD (If needed) Location: Freedom Ridge Park, 235 School Street, Ridgeland.* Radio: WLIN-FM, Breezy 101.1 Online stream: Breezynews.com, Breezy 101 mobile app Social Media: @KSDSports, @WhippetSoftball, @Misshsaa *Directions to ball park from Natchez Trace Parkway* Turn LEFT OFF NATCHEZ TRACE PARKWAY AT MS CRAFT CENTER (near mile marker 103) Go to the STOP SIGN and turn LEFT ON TO HIGHWAY …Read More

Kosciusko Lower Elementary celebrates new bell tower (video)

Kosciusko Lower Elementary has a brand new bell tower. Administrators, teachers and students met Tuesday morning to officially present the tower to the school and community. The bell tower was a combined effort between the Kosciusko School District, the Kosciusko Foundation for Excellence in Education (KFEE), and the Barksdale Reading Institute. The tower sits south of Kosciusko Lower Elementary at what the school calls its Pre-K Village. Many local businesses donated time and/or materials to aid the construction of the tower. Tiles along the base …Read More