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$5 Masquerade Jewelry Sale

There will be a Masquerade Jewelry Sale Thursday, Dec. 3 and Friday, Dec. 4 at Baptist Medical Center. The sale will be held in the education classroom. Times for the sale will be 7:00 am – 6:00 pm Thursday and 7:00 am – noon Friday. Cash & credit/debit cards will be accepted. Proceeds from the sale will benefit Nursing Services.

Cookies With Santa

Reminder: Cookies with Santa

Santa Claus is coming to town! The Junior Auxiliary Crown Club will hold Cookies with Santa tomorrow from 2:00 – 4:00 pm at the Farm Bureau office on the square in Kosciusko. Tickets for the event are $10, and the ticket includes a photo with Santa, cookies, and milk. T-shirts will also be available. Short sleeves are $15 and long sleeves are $20. Checks for the tickets, shirts, or both should be made payable to Crown Club. For more information, contact any member of the Junior …Read More

Breezy 101 Christmas Memory Game

Christmas Memory Game Returns to Breezy 101

It’s the most wonderful time of the year! It’s time to visit with family, open presents, and play the Breezy 101 Christmas Memory Game! The Christmas Memory Game is returning to Breezy 101 and “Good Morning Kosciusko” Monday, Nov. 30. Download your playing card here and listen for the cue to each hour from 6:00 – 9:00 am. Tell Breck your favorite Christmas memory, and you’ll get to reveal two numbers (maybe 3 if Breck is in a good mood) on the game board. Keep …Read More

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Mississippi’s Duck Hunting Seasons Open Today

Mississippi’s regular duck hunting season opens today (Friday, Nov. 27). Many waterfowl hunters have been anxiously awaiting the season opener due to record breeding duck population estimates last spring. However, hunters should remember that winter severity in the northern United States and Canada, combined with local habitat quality and availability, also play major roles in how many ducks make their way to and remain in Mississippi. The hunting seasons for ducks, mergansers, and coots during 2015 – 2016 will be November 27 – 29, December …Read More

Herbert Dew

Dew to Be Sworn in as KPD Police Chief in Ceremony on Nov. 30

A changing of the guard. Captain Herbert Dew will be sworn in as the new Chief of Police for the Kosciusko Police Department in a ceremony Monday, Nov. 30. Dew was selected to succeed Chief RJ Adams by the Kosciusko Board of Aldermen at the Oct. 6 city council meeting. Adams announced his retirement in July. Adams has been working with Dew over the past weeks to help him with the transition to chief. The ceremony will begin at 6:00 pm at City Hall.


One Dead Following Shooting in Neshoba County

In Neshoba Co., one man is dead after and another is in custody after a fatal shooting. Neshoba Co. Sheriff Tommy Waddell says they received a 911 call from a home on County Road 101 Wednesday morning. When deputies arrived on scene, Waddell says they had to force their way into the home, which had been set on fire. Upon entry, they located the shooting victim. Waddell says deputies managed to put out the fire with fire extinguishers from their patrol vehicles. Victor Mcbeath was taken …Read More

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Emergency Dispatches

3:02 p.m. – Attala County Fire and Ethel Fire responded to 4435 Attala Road 5210 for a report of a brush fire.

Happy Thanksgiving

Happy Thanksgiving!

The staff of Boswell Media would like to wish everyone a very Happy Thanksgiving! Take time today to reflect on the reasons that we have to be thankful. We hope you have a wonderful time off and send our best wishes to you and your family. Happy Thanksgiving!

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Emergency Dispatches: Wednesday, November 25

3:36 pm: Kosciusko Police and Fire Departments responded to a grass fire behind 610 Parkway Drive. 10:30 am: Kosciusko police and fire responded to a minor two car accident near the intersection of N Wells and W Adams streets involving a truck and a van. NO injuries were reported.


Shoplifting and Other Recent Arrests

On November 24, 2015, Charlotte Bishop, a 65 year old white female, was arrested for two counts of Shoplifting at Walmart by Officer Matt Ward. Other recent arrests: On November 24, 2015, Jerry Lee, a 34 year old white male was arrested for Contempt of Court, Resisting Arrest, and Petit Larceny on West Jefferson Street by Officer Bradley Fancher. On November 23, 2015, Kenneth Mabry, a 32 year old black male, was arrested for Domestic Violence (Simple Assault) on East Adams Street by Officer Tommy …Read More