Whippet LB named Autumn Ridge Dental Player of the Game

Kosciusko Whippet linebacker Ethan Dawson has been named this week’s Autumn Ridge Dental Player of the Game. Dawson recorded multiple tackles, including two tacklers for loss, in the Whippets' playoff game against Rosa Fort Friday night. Dawson was awarded an Autumn Ridge Dental Player of the Game shirt for his performance. Autumn Ridge Dental would like to congratulate all Whippets... Read More.

Christmas Tree Lighting and Big Red Christmas Concert set for Nov. 21

The Kosciusko Attala Partnership and Kosciusko Big Red Band will soon fill downtown Kosciusko with the sights and sounds of Christmas. The annual Kosciusko Community Christmas Tree Lighting and Big Red Christmas concert are set for Nov. 21. This year, new additions to the "Kosy Lights" project will be unveiled as well. The ceremony will be held at 5:30... Read More.

Neshoba County man still missing

Neshoba County authorities are still investigating the disappearance of a local teenager. 19-year-old Demarquis Houston was reported missing to authorities by his mother over two weeks ago. Houston is 5′ 9″, 185 pounds, with brown eyes and black hair. Houston was last seen leaving his apartment complex around 10 p.m. Oct. 23. No one has heard from him since. At... Read More.

Today in history: November 12

Today is Tuesday, Nov. 12, the 316th day of 2019. There are 49 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On Nov. 12, 2001, American Airlines Flight 587, an Airbus A300 headed to the Dominican Republic, crashed after takeoff from New York's John F. Kennedy International Airport, killing all 260 people on board and five people on... Read More.

Attala County FFA sets officers for 2019-2020

Attala County Farm Bureau continues its unparalleled support of the local Future Farmers of America Chapter by awarding official FFA jackets to those pupils who could recite the FFA Creed and demonstrate adequate knowledge of the organization’s history, emblem, colors, code of ethics, and officer duties. To earn their Greenhand Degree, students displayed their knowledge before a panel... Read More.

Veterans honored at annual Aisle of Honor ceremony (video)

The United Veterans of Attala County held the annual Aisle of Honor program Monday at Parkway Cemetery in Kosciusko. The ceremony opened with the Veterans March led by members of the Kosciusko Big Red Band drumline. The ceremony also included the singing of the national anthem and the presentation of colors. The guest speaker... Read More.

Career-Tech Center Open House set for Nov. 18

The Kosciusko-Attala Career Tech Center will host its open house Monday, Nov. 18. Teachers will be on hand to show off their classrooms and answer questions. All CTC students, and parents, should attend. Parents can register for a $100 Walmart gift card. Open house will begin at 5:00 pm. The Kosciusko-Attala Career Tech center is located at 450 Hwy. 12 East. For more... Read More.

DUI and other recent arrests

On 10-25-2019, Robert Talley, a58-year-old black male, was arrested for aggravated DUI (MHP). On 10-7-2019, William Frazier, a 45-year-old black male, was arrested for domestic violence-simple assault (Nick Cox). On 10-25-2019, Jerome Gentry, a 57-year-old black male, was arrested for failure to register as a sex offender (Kelly Mitchell). On 10-25-2019, James Harthcock, a 28-year-old white male, was arrested for... Read More.

Whippet RB named Autumn Ridge Dental Player of the Game

Kosciusko Whippet running back Zavier "Bobo" Miller has been named this week's Autumn Ridge Dental Players of the Game. Miller accounted for over 100 yards of offense and scored the Whippets' only touchdown in the game against Louisville Friday night. Miller was awarded an Autumn Ridge Dental Player of the Game shirts for his performance. The Whippets will go on... Read More.

Aggravated assault and other recent arrests

On 11-03-2019, Sammie E. Lee, a 46 year old b/m from McCool was arrested for Felony Possession of a Controlled Substance, Misdemeanor Possession of a Controlled Substance, Possession of Paraphernalia, No Driver's License, No Tag, No Insurance and Failure to stop a Motor Vehicle when Officer Signal on Knox Road by Captain Tommy Pender. On 11-01-2019, Chylan L.... Read More.