An Attala County man is behind bars on murder charges. Attala County Sheriff Tim Nail said that on Wednesday, July 29 deputies responded to a disturbance call on Attala Road 4127 in Sallis to the Pollyana McMillan residence. The altercation led to the arrest of John McMillan. Polyanna McMillan was transported by ambulance to Baptist Attala Hospital and then to... Read More.
Due to the unprecedented times of the COVID 19 pandemic during the 2019-2020 school year we are requesting that the following policy changes be made for the 2019-2020 school year. All policy changes are in line with the waiving of policies done by the Mississippi State Board of Education. District Wide Lower the passing/promotion final average from 65 to a... Read More.
As of 4:30 am some Central Electric customers remained without power in Attala. Leake and Neshoba Counties. Central Electric crews worked through the night restoring a number of customers but there are still outages. The Boswell Media transmitter site located on Mars Hill Road ran on backup for a little over three hours . In addition down... Read More.
Update: This Boil Water Alert has been lifted. 5-31: Local officials with Conehoma Water Assn. in Attala County issued a precautionary “BOIL WATER ALERT” on May 31, 2019, for a section of the water system. ONLY THOSE CUSTOMERS IN ATTALA COUNTY WHO LIVE ON HWY 35 SOUTH TO KING ROAD, INCLUDING KING ROAD, AND THE LITTLE HILL COMMUNITY... Read More.
Kosciusko Banks and the Kosciusko Police confirm there have been numerous fraudulent charges and attempts at fraud with credit and debit cards in recent days. The fraud has been reported to banks and the KPD. The fraud seems to be primarily in the Kosciusko area. Chief Herbert Dew tells Breezy News his investigators are actively investigating the cases, but... Read More.
Update: Absentee ballots have been counted. The 346 Absentee ballots have been counted: 57 were thrown out, Denson received 94 absentee votes to Anderson's 203. Final totals for the MBCI Tribal Chief Run-Off for August 25: Anderson 1995; Denson 1627. The voices of the Choctaw people have spoken once again - Chief Phyliss J Anderson has beaten Beasley... Read More.
More information has come to light about the death of an prisoner in the Attala County Jail Saturday morning. Sheriff Tim Nail tells multiple media outlets that 48-year-old David Williams was found hanging from a belt in his cell around 3:40 a.m. Sunday. Nail says Williams was alone in the cell before his body was discovered. An autopsy has... Read More.