Summer league softball registration set for Feb. 5

Summer league softball registration will be held at Hugh Ellard Park Saturday, Feb. 5 Registration will take place from 9:00 am to noon and includes ages 3-18. The cost is $65 for one, $65 for the second, and $165 for three of more. Anyone interested in coaching or other information can contact Kay Patrick at 289-7273 or 601-416-1023.

Photo: Career-Tech students visit nursing school

Health Science II students at the Kosciusko-Attala CTC visited Holmes Community College at the Grenada and Attala locations. At the Grenada center, students were able to tour the following programs:  LPN, RN/ADN, PTA, EMT and Paramedic. The students also went through a First Aid training and received a certification. When visiting the LPN program at... Read More.

Dixie Youth baseball registration is now open

Dixie Youth Baseball registration is now open. Registration will run through Saturday, Feb. 26. The cost is $75 per player, $150 for two or more, and $200 for three or more. Registration is done at Hugh Ellard Park Monday - Friday from 8:00-4:00. A special Saturday registration will be held Feb. 26 from 8:00 am -12:00 noon for last minute registrations. For... Read More.

Attala County native one of 8 MS State football newcomers already on campus

An Attala County native has officially transferred to Mississippi State to continue his football career. Percy Lewis is one of eight new Bulldogs to enroll in spring classes at Mississippi State. Lewis, a graduate of McAdams High School, spent the last two years at Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College. He is rated as the No. 2 junior college prospect in... Read More.

Mississippi entertainment museum taps 5 for Hall of Fame

Three musicians and two writers will be inducted into the hall of fame at the Mississippi Arts + Entertainment Experience. The museum in Meridian is also known as the MAX. Museum leaders were at the state Capitol in Jackson on Monday to announce the inductees. They are the late soul singer Sam Cooke, from Clarksdale; the late blues composer... Read More.

Photo: Local student earns academic honors

McAdams High School Senior Demeria Moore is one of only two students statewide recognized for extraordinary dedication to her academic achievements as an AP Physics and Computer Science student. She was awarded by the Global Teaching Project on January 14 in Jackson.

Local school districts report COVID-19 numbers

Local school districts have reported COVID-19 numbers. The Kosciusko School District reported that as of Friday, Jan. 14, the district had a total of 88 positive cases. The report did not specify how many cases were students and how many were staff. The Attala County School District reported a total of 39 cases as of Jan. 14. There were... Read More.