Ballard graduates Air Force basic training

U.S. Air Force Airman 1st Class Toni J. Ballard graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas.The airman completed an intensive, eight-week program that included training in military discipline and studies, Air Force core values, physical fitness, and basic... Read More.

Sixth Chancery Youth Court receives car

The Sixth Chancery District Youth Court received a donation of a Honda Accord that was seized by the Mississippi Bureau of Narcotics. The vehicle will primarliy be used by Drug Court Coordinator Wesley Hazelwood, who must travel throughout the six county district."I want to... Read More.

Kosciusko man to plead guilty in nuns’ deaths

A prosecutor said Tuesday that a man charged with killing two nuns in 2016 will plead guilty as part of an agreement that removes the possibility of the death penalty.District Attorney Akillie Malone-Oliver told The Associated Press she spoke with the victims' families before... Read More.

Zama Water Association issues Boil Water Alert

Officials with the Zama Water Association have issued a precautionary Boil Water Alert.The alert applies to customers all customers that receive their water from the Zama Water Association.The Boil Water Alert was issued because an area of the water system lost pressure due to... Read More.

House trailer destroyed in fire

A house trailer in McAdams was destroyed in a fire Monday morning.The fire broke out at the trailer, located at the intersection of Barber Road and Attala Road 4126, just before 7:00 am.Attala County Fire Chief Roy Williams said the trailer was completely engulfed... Read More.

Attala FFA performs well at state competition

Attala County FFA competed well at the State FFA Convention hosted by Mississippi State University.Chapter Reporter Kristin Roby placed 3rd in the Senior Creed Speaking Contest.Katie Wilkerson, Vice President Bryanna Keith, Reporter Kristin Roby, and President Trey Johnson are pictured as the chapter placed... Read More.