Video: Kosciusko High School choir performs in Choral Arts Festival

  The Kosciusko High School choir recently participated in the 2021 MHSAA Choral Arts Festival. This year, in lieu of receiving a rating, the directors and students got to hear direct feedback from the judges. This was a unique and wonderful experience in which they received ample positive feedback. The students were honored to have a listener critique the performance directly,... Read More.

Attala County School District superintendent to retire at the end of the year

Attala County School District Superintendent Kyle Hammond will retire at the end of the school year. The following statement was sent to Breezy News from the the Attala County School Board: "The Attala County School Board met April 8th and accepted the resignation of Superintendent Kyle Hammond effective June 30, 2021.  He will be retiring from public school education... Read More.

CTC Students Receiving Workforce Training

The Kosciusko-Attala Career Tech Center and North Central Planning Development Workforce Program have teamed up to provide employment training and paid work experience to students. NCPD will provide students with softskills training and job interview training. After the initial training, students will be placed in a paid internship based on their career goals. *Pictured are Jasmine Davis, Regina Allen (NCPD... Read More.

Reckless Driver on Hwy. 35 South

4:11 am - Attala County Deputies responded to an alarm at McAdams Quick Stop. 7:45 am - Kosciusko Police were called due to a tree being down on Third Street. 12:09 pm - Attala County Deputies responded to an alarm at a residence on Hwy. 12. 12:42 pm - Kosciusko Police were called to Kangaroo Crossing after reports of a... Read More.

10-digit phone dialing coming to parts of Mississippi

Ten-digit phone dialing is coming to northern Mississippi. Customers in the 662 area code will have to start dialing that code plus the seven-digit phone number to complete local calls. Beginning April 24, customers can begin dialing 10 digits in the 662 code. That includes people in Southaven, Oxford, Tupelo, Columbus, Starkville, Greenwood and Greenville. Kosciusko and Attala County is also... Read More.

Disabled 18-wheeler in front of Valero

12:18 pm – Attala County Deputies were called to Attala Road 4045 for a domestic disturbance. 1:12 pm - Kosciusko Police responded to calls of an 18 wheeler broken down in front of Valero gas station. 9:19 pm - Attala County Deputies were called to Hwy. 35 North due to a vehicle going off the road and sliding down... Read More.

One Kosciusko alderman race heading to runoff

The Democratic race for Kosciusko Alderman Ward 2 is headed to a runoff. Incumbent Henry Daniel  will face challenger Shelby Kuhn. In Tuesday's primary elections, Daniel got 66 votes while Kuhn got 53. Neither of those totals was enough to get the 51% needed to win the primary. Runoff elections will be held Tuesday, April 27.

Multiple Disturbances in Attala County

12:26 am - Attala County Deputies responded to a burglary alarm at McAdams Quick Stop. 6:58 am - Attala County Deputies were called to a domestic dispute on Attala Road 4173. 7:26 am - Kosciusko Police were called to a residence in Glendale Apartments due to a domestic disturbance. 12:52 pm - Attala County Deputies responded to calls of a... Read More.