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Trespassing, Stolen Property, and More..

4:51 a.m. – Kosciusko Police responded to a call from a resident of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Drive reporting stolen property. 5:26 a.m. – Attala County Deputies received a call reporting a trespasser at a residence on Attala Road 2101. 3:00 p.m. – Kosciusko Police were dispatched to the intersection of West Jefferson Street and South Wells... Read More.

Two legendary Whippet coaches to be captains for homecoming game

Two former Kosciusko Whippets coaches will serve as honorary captains for this week's homecoming game against Northeast Lauderdale. Ricky Black and Jeff Terrill will be honored as part of the 100th year of Kosciusko Football celebration. A native of Choctaw County, Black played high school football at Ackerman before continuing his career as quarterback for the Holmes Community... Read More.

Cruisin for a Wish weekly schedule of events

The entire month of October, Boswell Media and the Make A Wish Foundation will once again be “Cruisin for a Wish.” Throughout the month, the official “Cruisin for a Wish” vehicle will travel to local businesses in Attala, Leake, Neshoba, and Winston counties to raise money to help grant wishes for kids in each county. The vehicle is... Read More.

Travis Tritt cancels show at Pearl River Resort

Multi-platinum selling and award-winning artist Travis Tritt has announced he will not perform at venues that require proof of COVID vaccination, mask mandates, or testing. As a result, the following Travis Tritt shows have been canceled: Muncie, Indiana on Oct. 23, Philadelphia, Mississippi on November 6, Peoria, Illinois on Nov 11 and Louisville, Kentucky on Nov. 13. In... Read More.

Board of Supervisors vote close section county road

The Attala County Board of Supervisors voted Monday to close a county road. The closure is located on Attala Road 4105 near the intersection of Attala Road 4103. Chancery Clerk Taylor Casey said the section of the road closed leads to a previously existing bridge that is no longer in service or maintained. The bridge is located at Section... Read More.

Kosciusko Homecoming parade set for Thursday, Oct. 21

The Kosciusko School District will continue to celebrate homecoming with the annual Homecoming Parade Thursday, Oct. 21. Homecoming Parade day schedule: 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm: Floats begin to lineup 6:00 pm - Homecoming Parade begins 6:30 pm - Pep-rally (south lawn of the courthouse) Floats will follow the traditional route used during for the Homecoming and Christmas... Read More.

Deputies called to multiple crashes

6:19 a.m. – Attala County Deputies responded to a call reporting a one-vehicle crash on Natchez Trace Parkway near mile marker 153. A vehicle reportedly struck a deer. No injuries were reported. 8:18 a.m. – Attala County Deputies received a call about a vehicle that crashed on Highway 35 near the Highway 19 intersection. It was reported... Read More.