The Boswell Media Christmas tree is officially up and decorated in the lobby of the office on Golf Course Road. As we were decorating the lobby yesterday, the staff members got into a debate about when is the appropriate time to decorate for Christmas. "My rule is that I have... Read More.
"The BreckFast Show" and host Breck Riley want to know what you want from Santa this holiday season by reading your letters to Santa. You can send in your letters to Santa via email, text message, Facebook, Twitter, or by sending a picture/screenshot of the letter. Christmas wish lists will be read on air during "The BreckFast Show" on... Read More.
The City of Kosciusko has passed its "No Thru Trucks" ordinance. That ordinance was voted on by the board of aldermen Tuesday night. The ordinance would prohibit any trucks with three or more axels or trucks over 26,001 lbs from driving on city streets unless the truck is making a delivery or has another legitimate reason to be downtown. In... Read More.
A "Be on the Lookout" alert has been issued for a vehicle that is believed to have been used in a kidnapping. Attala County Emergency Management Director Danny Townsend said the suspects driving the vehicle (pictured) are wanted in connection with aggravated kidnapping in Holmes County. The vehicle is a white SUV with a Holmes County license plate. Anyone who... Read More.
The Kosciusko School District and the Kosciusko Police Department are holding a holiday toy drive. New toys can be dropped off at any school in the Kosciusko School District. Visit Kosciusko Schools on Facebook for more information.
Another exciting and competitive season of Kicks Picks presented by Byar's Furniture of Philadelphia has come to an end. And now it is time to announce our grand prize winner for this year! Todd Terrell of Decatur is the winner of a recliner from Byar's Furniture of Philadelphia as well as tickets to this year's Eggbowl! Congratulations Mr.... Read More.
This week on Minute with the Mayor: Kosciusko Mayor Tim Kyle discusses the city's passing the "No Thru Trucks" ordinance and the new policy allowing KPD officers to take their patrol cars home. (more…)
Election commissioners in Attala County are looking at consolidating some voting precincts. Kay Chipley spoke to the Attala County Board of Supervisors Monday about possibly closing down four precincts and consolidating them into others in the same district. The four precincts are Berea (District 2), Liberty Chapel (District 2), Possumneck (District 3), and Thompson (District 5). Commissioners are wanting to... Read More.
*Story by Steve Diffey with HolmesAthletics.com. Holmes Community College has added former Ole Miss quarterback and Juco standout at East Mississippi Bo Wallace as the new quarterbacks coach. Wallace joins Holmes' staff after serving as offensive coordinator/quarterbacks coach at Pearl River this past season. He was at Coahoma and East Mississippi prior to going to Pearl River. In 2019,... Read More.
Two people have been arrested in connection with an October shooting on Tipton Street in Kosciusko. According to chief of police Chris Wray Sammie L. Kirklin (left) and Jarvis Johnson (right) both arrested and charged with two counts... Read More.
First Baptist Church will dedicate its newly renovated sanctuary Sunday, Nov. 21 at 10:15am. The seven-month renovation project involves a complete interior make over from the ceiling to the floor. Benchmark Construction of Jackson, MS was the general contractor for the renovation. Dr. Wayne Marshall, FBC Interim Pastor will issue the charge to the church and conduct the dedication of... Read More.
Commissioner Brandon Presley has announced that the Mississippi Public Service Commission has charged eight companies with alleged violations of the Mississippi No-Call law. The PSC’s investigation found that these companies made hundreds of illegal calls to Mississippians. Should these entities be found to have violated the No-Call law, they are subject to a combined total of $5,440,000 in... Read More.