New Hope Baptist Church, on Attala Road 5216, will have Vacation Bible School for ages 3 years to 6th grade on July 17-19 from 5:45-830 pm each night. The commencement will be on Sunday, July 21 beginning at 5pm. We will travel back in time to learn about Jesus Past and Jesus Future. Come join us! ... Read More.
Two teenagers are charged with four counts of commercial burglary for breaking into four Philadelphia churches. East Philadelphia Baptist Church, Philadelphia Church of Christ, Trinity Baptist Church and South Side Methodist Church were all broken into. “Anytime somebody’s business or property is broken into its unfortunate, but when you have four churches in a... Read More.
The Ethel Monthly Flea Market will is returning this weekend. The flea market will be held every third Saturday of the month from 9:00 am to 6:00 pm. This Saturday vendors on site will have clothes, household items, and Pork Skins. The fee will be $10.00 for a 10x10 space. Call 662-674-5222 or 662-792-6860 for more information.
Senior citizens will now be eligbile for a discount Wednesdays at the Attala County Farmers Market. Beginning this Wednesday, July 17, all produce will be reduced by half its original price for senior citizens. This program is only on Wednesdays from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m for seniors at least 55 years-old or older. Discounted items include purple hull peas,... Read More.
Shoppers in Mississippi will once again get a break on the back to school shopping with the annual Sales Tax Holiday. Beginning Friday, July 26 at 12:01 AM, shoppers in the Magnolia State won't have to pay sales tax on certain clothing and footwear items that cost less than $100. The tax free savings will end Saturday, July 27... Read More.
The Kosciusko 5/6 year-old All Star baseball team will play in the World Series this weekend. The team advanced to the World Series by winning the district tournament in Philadelphia and placing 3rd at the state tournament in Cleveland. The World Series will be played in Brookhaven beginning Thursday, July 18. Pictured: Bottom left to right; Holt Fancher, Rye Edwards, Truett... Read More.
The Central MS Fair is returning to Kosciusko and Attala County Aug. 14 - 17. The 110th annual fair will feature many events that are sure to provide fun for the entire family. The Exhibit Hall at the coliseum will be open nightly from Wednesday - Friday during the fair.... Read More.
Before you head to the polls to vote in the August 6 Democratic and Republican Primary elections, take a look at the sample ballots provided to Breezy News by Attala County Circuit Clerk Wanda Fancher. State races on the ballot will include governor, lieutenant governor, secretary of state, attorney general, treasurer, and several others. Locally, voters will vote in... Read More.
Members of Attala County Martial Arts brought home several titles and trophies from the ISKA World Martial Arts Championships last weekend in Orlando, FL. Martial artists from over 60 countries participated in the event July 4 - 6 at the ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex, competing in categories such as breaking, weapons,... Read More.