Fire Safety Seminar on Saturday

The Attala County Self-Help Cooperatives will be sponsoring a Fire Safety Seminar on Saturday, November 9 at 5 pm in Sallis at the Attala County Self-Help Cooperative building located at the intersection of Hwy 429 and Attala Road 4116 (New Center Ridge Road). The Attala County Fire Department will be providing information about Community and Family Fire... Read More.

Jean Martinez Promoted at Citizens National Bank

Jean Martinez was recently promoted to the position of a Senior Bank Manager at Citizens National Bank in Kosciusko. Jean joined the Bank in August 2011 as a CSR and was promoted to the position of a Personal Banker in January 2014. She is a graduate of East... Read More.

Head Start Accepting Applicants

Mississippi Action for Progress (MAP) Head Start / Early Head Start serves Attala, Carroll, Choctaw, Holmes, Montgomery and Webster Counties.  MAP is accepting applications to enroll children, birth to five-years old in its new Attala County Head Start / Early Head Start program. The new facility is located on HWY 12 West in Kosciusko. MAP Head Start... Read More.

Operation Send a Smile

The Kosciusko Exchange Club is asking for support to send a Smile to Dementia patients this Easter. There are 99 Dementia patients residing in the Attala County & VA Nursing Centers that we are trying to provide a Baby Doll or puppy to on Good Friday. Dementia Ladies will receive a baby doll and the men will... Read More.

Reminder: Annual Father Daughter Dance set for Saturday

Girl Scout Troop #3221 of Attala County is hosting its 6th Annual Father Daughter Dance February 9, 2019. Come take part in this memory making event and help spread a little magic in your special little or big girls eyes. The dance is open to any girl accompanied by a father or male father figure. There is no age... Read More.

Barry Newell retires after 40 years

Barry Newell has enjoyed working in the automotive industry for 40 years, actually getting his first job working during high school for Mr. Charlie Hawkins at Mid State Motor Company. After discharge from USAF, he worked for Jordan Chevrolet in 1972 and when they sold to Bill Jones Motors and Cheek Ford until 1987. He took a detour and... Read More.

Exchange Club Adopts Veterans for Christmas

The Kosciusko Exchange Club chose to “Adopt a Veteran” as this year's Christmas project. The Exchange Club chose three veterans to buy gifts for. The program makes sure that the residents of the MS State Veterans Home have presents to open on Christmas day. Wendy Coates the activities... Read More.

Exchange Club “Thanksgifting” Winner Announced

Julie Townsend of Kosciusko is the Exchange Club "Thanksgifting" winner. Julie won $1500 worth of gift cards. Local businesses made donations to help raise funds for the Exchange Club.  Julie will enjoy gift certificates from local and national vendors. The money raised for the Exchange Club goes to scholarships for local graduating seniors. For more information about... Read More.

American Legion Looking for New Members

The American Legion of Attala County is looking for new members and volunteers. The members support everything about Veterans. They donate and serve at the Veterans Home, and they provide for veterans in need. Three different categories make up the American Legion. A member of the American Legion has actively served in the Armed Forces. The Sons... Read More.

Girl Scouts Hold a Bake Sale

The Attala County Girl Scout Service Unit will be set up at the Farmer’s Market Saturday for a Bake Sale Fund Raiser.  The Girl Scouts will have fresh, homemade goodies for sale: cakes, pies, cookies, and treats. Stop by beginning at 9am to support your local girl scout troop.  The Attala County Service Unit includes troops from... Read More.