Sheriff's Deputies called in to report that the road is barricaded on Highway 19 N at the Possumneck Community. Also, Highway 35 North at the Holt residence. MDOT has blocked the highway and encourage motorists to take an alternate route.
Williamsville Independent Methodist Church will celebrate its 55th anniversary with activities planned for all weekend. Beginning on Friday, at 6:30 pm with Movie Night. The movie "Breakthrough" will be showing in the Fellowship Hall Gym. Saturday morning starts at 9 am with a community work project. Join us as we clean around Choate's Stand (next to Renasant... Read More.
The Town of Ethel will hold its annual May Day Festival on Saturday, May 1 on Main Street from 8 am until 4 pm. Festival organizers are now accepting applications for the following: Arts & Crafts - $20 Food with Electricity - $40 Food without Electricity - $30 Unique Treasures - $15 Call or email for an application.... Read More.
The Exchange Club is accepting essays for the William Roby Youth of the Year scholarship. One of the most popular Exchange youth projects, the Youth of the Year Award recognizes hard-working high school seniors who... Read More.
A new Ice Vending machine has been set up on Main Street in downtown Ethel. The machine will be open 24/7 starting today, Wednesday, March 31, 2021. It will dispense a 10 lb. bag of ice for $1.50 or 2 bags for $2.50. Lora Bain Beckham has owned the property for 6 years and says, “It is... Read More.
The Kosciusko Exchange is conducting a community service project for the month of March. We are seeking donations of new and slightly used puzzles and board games to be donated to the Attala County Nursing Home. Donations can be dropped off at Boswell Media, The Citizens Bank, and Angel MacDonald State Farm. For more information about the... Read More.
The Town of Ethel is seeking a qualified candidate to fill a vacant seat on the Board of Alderman. Applications may be picked up at Town Hall and must be turned in by September 16. To qualify as a candidate the person must: Live in the Ethel Town limits; Must be registered to vote; Get 15 signatures... Read More.
The Kosciusko Exchange Club announces the 2019/20 scholarship winners. Each youth of the month submitted an essay throughout the school year: September -- Diamond Rayford, October -- Thomas Jones, November -- Madison Autry, December -- Lakelynn Fancher, January -- Paul Wood, February -- Jordan Hughes, March -- Leila Bell. The winning essay was submitted by Lakelynn Fancher,... Read More.
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.