The Mississippi Lottery took in $9.8 million in December. $9,828,078.61 to be exact. In a press release, The Mississippi Lottery Corporation announced $51,453,200.15 in proceeds for 2021. All of that money goes to the Mississippi State Treasury. The MLC also announced winners of smaller prizes from December. One $50,000 winning Powerball ticket was sold at Kangaroo Crossing in Kosciusko. Another $50,000 winning... Read More.
This is a current list of candidates who have completed all the paperwork to qualify to run for mayor or aldermen in the 2021 Kosciusko municipal election. (more…)
Presbyterian Day School would like to recognize the following students for their hard work... (more…)
Vaccinations continue.123,702 vaccines have been administered with 113,578 first round vaccinations and 10,124 second round vaccinations. 833 people have been vaccinated from Attala, 695 people from Leake, 1123 from Neshoba and 946 from Winston county. An additional 52,000 appointments have been confirmed by the MSDH. Governor Reeves office confirmed that an additional 20,000 new vaccine appointments are now... Read More.
A reward is being offered for information on a stolen car. The car is a 2020 Honda Accord. It was stolen from Franks Chevrolet on Hwy 35 north in Kosciusko. The dealership is offering a $2,000 reward for any information that helps recover the vehicle. If you have any information, call 662-289-4611.
Story by Steve Diffey Home basketball games in Frank Branch Coliseum will have a different look and feel during the 2021 season due to COVID-19. The state of Mississippi currently has restrictions on indoor venues of 10 percent seating or up to 1,000. Because of these restrictions, no one will be allowed in the facility without proper credentials. Players,... Read More.
7:30 am - Kosciusko Police were called to Washington Street near City Hall for a minor two car wreck. 12:26 am - Kosciusko Police responded to a two car accident in front of Burger King on Hwy. 12. No injuries were reported. 1:11 pm - Kosciusko Police were called to 404 N. Huntington Street due to... Read More.
A man from Goodman is behind bars after a bout of road rage. The incident happened in Friday, Jan. 15 in Yazoo County. An 18-wheeler was traveling on I-55 when a blue Tahoe drove up beside the truck and fired several shots into the cab. The drive was not injured. Markea Simmons, 25, was arrested by the Mississippi Bureau of Investigation... Read More.
Free Covid-19 testing is available today at the Attala County Health Department. However, before getting tested you must first be screened by speaking with a UMMC clinician to determine your likelihood of COVID-19 infection or exposure. This can be done by calling 601-496-7200 or completing the UMMC COVID-19 online patient Screening form. *College and... Read More.
Vaccinations continue.114,947 vaccines have been administered with 105,228 first round vaccinations and 9,719 second round vaccinations. 719 people have been vaccinated from Attala, 549 people from Leake, 819 from Neshoba and 643 from Winston county. An additional 52,000 appointments have been confirmed by the MSDH. And the Associated Press reported that Governor Reeves announced "that 20,000 new COVID... Read More.