Premier Medical Group announces new clinic hours

Premier Medical Group of MS is offering more PREMIER services as well as altered OPEN times at Kosciusko and Carthage to keep you safe. Some telemedicine appointments will still be offered after clinic hours. They still ask you to CALL FIRST, and they will direct you. Hours for each location are as follows: Kosciusko (662.289.1800)-7:30 a.m.-3:00 p.m. Carthage (601.298.0333) - 7:30 a.m.-2:30... Read More.

Outbreak: Mississippi gets disaster declaration to speed aid

Mississippi has become the latest U.S. state declared a major disaster area by President Donald Trump amid the new coronavirus outbreak. Sunday's declaration opens the state to more federal assistance to confront the pandemic. Gov. Tate Reeves announced Friday that he has asked Trump to issue a major disaster declaration for Mississippi because of the coronavirus, in order to... Read More.

Message from Sheriff Tim Nail: “Stay off public roads on four-wheelers and side-by-sides”

Attala County Sheriff Tim Nail is warning residents to stay off of public roads on 4-wheelers and side-by-sides. He said his office has recently received several complaints of people riding on county roads. During Gov. Tate Reeves' "shelter-in-place" order, personal use of a 4-wheeler or side-by-side on private land is allowed if all social distance guidelines are followed. However, travel... Read More.

Kosciusko police arrest 6 in connection with tobacco store burglary

Six people have been arrested in connection with a recent tobacco store burglary in Kosciusko. Chief of Police Herbert Dew said the arrests were made Wednesday, April 1 following an investigation. Two of the those arrested were identified as 20-year-old Keshun March and 19-year-old Jyson Brooks. They were both charged with 1 count of commercial burglary. They were taken... Read More.

Driver’s license stations in MS closed until further notice

Due to COVID-19 safety concerns, all driver license stations will remain closed until further notice, except for the 9 MHP District Troop Stations across the state. These 9 stations will only provide the following services: * Sex offender registry transactions * All Commercial Driver License (CDL) transactions Online services are available at Read More.

Today in history: April 3

Today is Friday, April 3, the 94th day of 2020. There are 272 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On April 3, 1996, Unabomber Theodore Kaczynski (kah-ZIHN'-skee) was arrested at his remote Montana cabin. On this date: In 1860, the legendary Pony Express began carrying mail between St. Joseph, Missouri, and Sacramento, California. (The delivery system lasted only... Read More.

Attala County School District campuses to close

All Attala County School campuses will be closed beginning April 6 through April 20 in compliance with the executive order establishing a statewide shelter-in-place by Governor Tate Reeves. In the past weeks, schools have provided students and parents with an ample amount of school work via student packets and online resources that may be utilized through April 20. The... Read More.

Kosciusko School District to close all campuses and offices

The Kosciusko School District will close all campuses and offices in accordance with Gov. Tate Reeves' "shelter-in-place" order. Superintendent Billy Ellzey said the closure will go into effect Friday, April 3 at 4:00 pm. "We ask that no one comes to any campuses or offices for a two week period," Ellzey said.  "At this time all campuses will remain... Read More.