Today in history: December 7

Today is Saturday, Dec. 7, the 341st day of 2019. There are 24 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On Dec. 7, 1941, Japan launched a surprise attack on the U.S. Navy base at Pearl Harbor in Hawaii as part of its plan to conquer Southeast Asian territories; the raid, which claimed some 2,400 American lives,... Read More.

Ethel baseball player signs with Holmes CC

An Ethel baseball player has signed with Holmes Community College. On Thursday, Hayden Beall from the Ethel Tigers signed to play for the Bulldogs. Beall is a senior first baseman, outfielder, and pitcher for the Tigers. Beall was joined at the signing by his parents Stan and Tammy Beall.

Bulldogs and Whippets face off tonight

County rivals will meet on the basketball court tonight. The Kosciusko Whippets will host the McAdams Bulldogs. The games will be played at the Kosciusko High School Gym. The girls game will begin at 6:00 pm and the boys will play at 7:30.

Call Santa Claus

Breezy 101's special source at the North Pole has give us Santa’s personal hotline. Kids can call him at 951-262-3062 and leave a message with their Christmas wishes. He’s making a list and checking it twice!

Baptist Attala to host Santa Character Christmas Party on Dec. 17

Baptist Memorial Hospital Attala will host a Santa Character Christmas Party Tuesday, Dec. 17. The party will be held in the main lobby from 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm. Santa and his friends Mickey, Minnie, Goofy, Snow White, Cinderella, Elsa, and Raphael will all be at the party. Bring your camera to take pictures with all of the characters. Refreshments... Read More.

Nearly $9M of Mississippi Lottery tickets sold in 1st days

The Mississippi Lottery sold nearly $9 million in tickets during its first six days of operation. About $3.8 million of the money was awarded in prizes, and nearly $2 million of it will go into the state budget to help pay for roads and bridges. The Mississippi Lottery Corporation started selling tickets Nov. 25, and it announced the initial... Read More.

Shoplifting and other recent arrests

On 12-03-2019, Crystal W. Norwood, a 41 year old w/f from Brandon was arrested for 1st Offense Shoplifting on Veterans Memorial Drive by Officer Robert Overby. On 12-03-2019, Malik E. Young, a 21 year old b/m from Carthage was arrested for Domestic-Violence Simple Assault on West Adams Street by Captain Cody Williams. On 12-02-2019, Kodi M. Clark, a 40... Read More.

Audio: Helping Hands and Citizen’s National Bank Angel Tree program aims to provide Christmas gifts for those in need

Helping Hands Ministries and Citizen's National Bank of Kosciusko have your chance to give back this holiday season with the Angel Tree Program. The Angel Tree Program provides gifts to children and senior citizens for the holiday season. Trees are located at both the Hwy 12 and downtown CNB locations in Kosciusko. On the trees, are different colored angel... Read More.

KJHS Beauty and Beau review set for January 11

The Kosciusko Junior High School Beauty Review has been annouced for Saturday, Jan. 11. The event is hosted by the KJHS cheerleaders. This is for grades Pre K- 12. Forms are due December 6. For more information,  contact Manza Blaine or Tessa Horne at 662-289-4653 or 662-289-3737.

Whippet kicker invited to national camp

Kosciusko Whippets kicker Will Carter has been invited to a national camp. Carter will participate in the 2019 Kicking World National Showcase this coming weekend in Austin, TX. Kicking World ( is the leading football kicking, punting & snapping instruction provider in the world. Kicking World holds over 50 national kicking camps in 34 major cities annually. The Kosciusko sophomore... Read More.