McCool woman wins St. Jude Dream Home giveaway

An Attala County woman has won the annual St. Jude Dream Home Giveaway. Margaret Massey of McCool was announced Sunday as the winner of the home at Crossview Plantation in Brandon. The house, built by Deep South Custom Homes, is valued at $475,000. Massey says she normally... Read More.

New insurance office opens in downtown Kosciusko

The Kosciusko Attala Partnership welcomed Alfa Insurance to downtown Kosciusko Friday morning. Kosciusko Mayor Jimmy Cockroft and KAP CEO Darren Milner joined owner Chris Coleman and many others for a ribbon cutting. The store is located at 235 N Madison St.      

KLE Pre-K Parent Night rescheduled

The Pre-K Parent Academy class scheduled for Thursday night has been cancelled. The meeting has been rescheduled for Tuesday, April 24 from 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm at Kosciusko Lower Elementary cafeteria. Double prizes will be given out at the Tuesday meeting. For more information, call Kosciusko... Read More.

BOLO issued for robbery suspect (audio)

Authorities in Kosciusko and Attala County were issued a Be on the Lookout (BOLO) alert for a robbery suspect out of Neshoba County. The suspect is identified as Matthew Rogers, a black male with braids in his hair. He's said to be driving a newer model... Read More.

Whippets take to the field for spring football (video)

https://youtu.be/vNmKAczz4fM Spring practice for the Kosciusko Whippet football team officially began on Tuesday. The team spent the first day running drills without pads. The Whippets will culminate spring football season with a spring game on Friday, May 11. For more information on Whippet Athletics, follow @KSDsports on... Read More.

Aldermen honor Jimmy Earl Hull for 30 years with City (video)

https://youtu.be/qha60w6wOG0 The Kosciusko Board of Aldermen celebrated a 30th anniversary Tuesday night. Wednesday will mark 30 years since Jimmy Earl Hull started work for the City of Kosciusko. Kosciusko Mayor Jimmy Cockroft read a resolution passed to mark the occasion. Jimmy Earl’s family surprised him by showing up... Read More.

Two arrested in connection with gun and auto thefts

Two juveniles have been arrested in connection with a recent string of break-ins and thefts in Attala and Neshoba Counties. Attala County Sheriff Tim Nail said the two teenagers are charged with breaking into Lawrence's Grocery and a house on Attala Road 1107 on Sunday,... Read More.