The May Day Festival Committee has decided to cancel the May Day Festival that was postponed until October 3 due to the ongoing concerns related to Covid-19. Anyone that has any questions, or already submitted applications may contact Laura Sanders at 228-596-3766.
Attala County Sheriff Tim Nail reports that on 7/15/20 his department received information that a suspect in an Attempted Murder in Baton Rouge, LA was located in Attala County. An investigation by Chief Mark Hill led to the location of the suspect. Deputies were able to place surveillance... Read More.
The Kosciusko Exchange Club would like to honor its Youths of the Month. Paul Wood was selected as the Youth of the Month for January, Jordan Hughes for February, and... Read More.
The NAACP Banquet that was scheduled for April 25 has been postponed. A new date has not been selected yet. Continue to monitor BreezyNews for updates.
Update: This alert has been lifted. 3-19: Officials with the MS Water Company have issued a precautionary Boil Water Alert. The alert applies to customers in the Sherwood Forest area of Williamsville; specifically Roads 1202-1206. The Boil Water Alert was issued because an area of the water system lost pressure due to a broken water line. Any system that has... Read More.
As most of you are aware, there have been multiple confirmed cases of Coronavirus in our community. Therefore, at increased risk to spread, we at Premier Medical Group of Mississippi strongly encourage community and business leaders to limit personal contact as much as possible. As a medical staff, we support any intervention that limits human contact. The CDC... Read More.
For immediate release CARTHAGE, Miss. – Based on recent information provided by the Mississippi State Department of Health regarding the Coronavirus (COVID-19) epidemic, the Central Electric Power Association Board of Directors has decided to reschedule their Annual Meeting, originally scheduled for Tuesday, March 17, at the Carthage Coliseum. The meeting will be rescheduled for a later date. “The... Read More.
Maureen Boswell and Alice Boutte got a look at the National Christmas Tree Friday morning. The tree was harvested in the National Forest of New Mexico. The tree is making its way to Washington D.C. and made a stop in Capitan, NM, the hometown... Read More.
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 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.
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.