NTF Dessert Theater returning Thursday, April 27

Dessert Theater, a Natchez Trace Festival tradition, is returning for the lead up to the annual event. This year’s Dessert Theater will be held Thursday, April 27 at Kosciusko Lower Elementary beginning at 6:00 pm. Under the direction of Mrs. Laura Leigh Adams, the Kosciusko Junior High Drama Class will perform “Bedtime Stories (As told by our Dad)(Who Messed them up)” by Ed Monk. Dessert will be provided by Sassy Sisters Catering. Admission is $2. For more information on this and other Natchez Trace Festival …Read More

Whippets Win Game 1 of Playoffs Over Senatobia 10-4

The 2017 4-4A conference champs Kosciusko High School Whippets baseball team was back on Whippet Field tonight for game one of the 2017 MHSAA playoffs. Kosciusko will play a best of three series with the Senatobia High School Warriors. The Whippets completed the regular season 22-4 overall and 10-0 in their conference while the Warriors posted a 9-13 overall record and 5-5 in their conference. Kosciusko put the first runs on the scoreboard scoring two runs in the bottom of the first inning then the …Read More

Autumn Ridge Dental Players of the Game

Congratulations to Kosciusko Whippet players named Autumn Ridge Dental Players of the Game for the 2017 baseball season. Their effort helped lead the Whippet baseball team to the Region 4-4A Championship and a number one seed in the 4A MHSAA playoffs. The Autumn Ridge Dental Player of the Game is named at the conclusion of each Kosciusko Whippet baseball broadcast from Boswell Media Sports. Each member is recgonzied for an outstanding performance during the game. Each player was awarded a Player-of-the-Game t-shirt courtesy of Autumn …Read More

Career Tech Center Star Students announced

The Kosciusko-Attala Career Tech Center has announced star students for the 3rd nine week grading term. They are (top l to r): Caelen Hofmister-Career Pathways Experience, Campbell Palmertree-Digital Media, Tommy Moore-Construction Technology, Alyson Norwood-Marketing, Trevon Hallmon-Automotive Service, (bottom l to r) Sanitisja Rockett, Kyahndrea Rainey-Teacher Academy, Madeline McCown-Health Science, and Logan McDaniel-Welding,  

Whippets clinch Region 4-4A Championship

The Kosciusko Whippet softball team defeated West Lauderdale 5-3 Tuesday night to win the Region 4-4A championship. The Knights jumped out to a 3-0 lead early, but the Whippets battled back to tie it in the bottom of the 5th inning. The Whippets pushed 2 runs across in the bottom of the 6th to take a 5-3 lead. In the top of the 7th, the Knights went down in order to seal the Whippet victory. Starting pitcher Katie Lawrence finished with 10 strikeouts. The win …Read More

Division championship on the line tonight for Whippets

The Kosciusko Whippet softball team will play for the region championship Tuesday night. The Whippets are taking on the Knights of West Lauderdale. The game will be the second meeting of the season between the teams. West Lauderdale won the first match-up 1-0 on April 4 in Collinsville. The Whippets would not only earn the region championship with a win tonight, but a first round bye in the MHSAA playoffs. A loss would send the team on the road Friday, April 21 to face Tishomingo …Read More

Whippet tennis duo advances to state tournament

Two members of the Kosciusko Tennis Team are headed to the state tournament. With a second place finish in the district tournament Wednesday, the girls doubles team of Avery Terrell and Olatz Goya qualified for the state tournament. Terrell and Goya went undefeated in the regular season. While the girls doubles team was the only individual team to advance in the playoffs, the entire team will play in the team playoff tournament. The Whippets will travel to Cleveland Monday, April 17 to face Cleveland High …Read More

Whippets Win, Take the 4-4A Championship Title

The Kosciusko Whippets High School baseball team traveled to Houston this afternoon for game two of the current series with the Houston Hilltoppers. Kosciusko won game one Tuesday night at Whippet Field in Kosciusko 5-3 improving their overall season record to 20-4 while remaining undefeated in 4-4A conference play. The Houston Hilltoppers drop to an overall season record of 14-10 and 8-1 in the conference. A win tonight would clinch 1st place in the conference for the Whippets or a loss of under 3 runs …Read More

Servpro Coaches Show: Thursday, April 13 (audio)

Before the Whippets take the baseball diamond, you can hear a preview of the game during the Servpro Coaches Show. Whippet Head Coach Jonathan Jones sits down this week to recap the season far, discusses Tuesday’s big win over Houston, and breaks down potential tie-breaker scenarios as the playoffs approach. The Servpro Coaches Show airs on Breezy 101 Thursdays at 7:35 am and 3:35pm.  

Whippets Win, Defeat Hilltoppers 5-3 (Video)

The Kosciusko Whippets back on Whippet Field in Kosciusko tonight for Senior night and a chance for a share of first place in 4-4A High School baseball with a win over the defending 4A State Champions, the Houston Hilltoppers. Tonight’s game is the first of two between the teams with game two scheduled for Thursday night in Houston. Kosciusko entered the game with a 19-4 overall season record and 8-0 in conference play while Houston entered 14-9 overall and also 8-0 in the conference. The …Read More

Sixth graders at KJHS to get free physicals from Baptist

On Wednesday, April 12, 2017, from 9:00 AM until 12:00 PM, approximately 200 sixth grade students will participate in free physical exams at Kosciusko Junior High School. Baptist Health providers are teaming up to give physicals to not only student athletes, but to all sixth graders interested in participating. The goal is to screen for health issues students may be experiencing that parents and teachers are unaware of. A sports physical is required for students interested in playing school athletics as well as summer camps, …Read More