A benefit for Roonie Bishop will be held Saturday, Feb. 22 at the Attala County Coliseum beginning at 9:00 am. The festivities for the day include a car, truck, and bike show, a bake sale, and an auction. There will also be live entertainment by 51 South and Big... Read More.
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The Kosciusko Cardinals early-bird registration will be held Friday, Feb. 21 from 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm. Registration will be held at the Oprah Winfrey Boys and Girls Club. New players should bring a copy of their birth certificate. For more information please contact Antonio Riley at 662-739-5047.
Charity Ball is the biggest fundraising event held by Junior Auxiliary and the proceeds help fund all of its projects for the upcoming year. The goal of Junior Auxiliary is to better the lives of children within Attala County. People may see the “ladies in blue” reading to kids in... Read More.
Today is Thursday, Feb. 20, the 51st day of 2020. There are 315 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On Feb. 20, 1962, astronaut John Glenn became the first American to orbit the Earth as he flew aboard Project Mercury's Friendship 7 spacecraft, which circled the globe three times in a flight lasting 4 hours,... Read More.
At 6:52 am Kosciusko Police, MedStat EMS along with City Fire responded to a report of a three vehicle MVA.. The caller said it was located on highway 12 west in front of Hickory Hills Apartment. Emergency personnel arrived on scene and notified dispatch the occupants refused medical transport. MedStat was cancelled while en-route. Firefighters then cleared... Read More.
A gravel cycling ride is coming to Kosciusko. The Kosciusko Krunch Gravel Tour-A gravel ride is set for Sunday, March 1. The ride will start in downtown Kosciusko, travel north of town, and then end back in downtown. There are both a 25-mile and 50-mile options for cyclists. No registration for the ride is required. Tom Martin with Indian Cycle Fitness... Read More.
On 2-18-2020, Ronnie A. Prewitt, a 58 year old w/m from Kosciusko was arrested for Theft of Utilities and Contempt of Court on West Adams Street by Captain Tommy Pender. On 2-16-2020, Brittany Gant, a 30 year old w/f from West was arrested for DUI-1st Offense, Suspended Driver's License, Resisting Arrest and Speeding on Highway 12 East... Read More.
James Culpepper won Tuesday night's special election for Kosciusko Ward 1 Alderman. Culpepper took home 54% of the vote over candidates Allen Massey (29%) and Jan Deason (17%). He will finish out the unexpired term of former alderman Taylor Casey, who resigned in December after being elected Attala County Chancery Clerk. Official numbers from Tuesday night can be found... Read More.
Parkway Baptist Church will be having a stew fundraiser on Saturday, February 22. Pick uo will be from 2-4 pm. The cost is $7 per quart and $25 per gallon. If you would like to place an order before Saturday, you may call the church office at 662-289-1222. Pleasant Grove M.B. Church #2, Hwy 14... Read More.