The Kosciusko Attala Partnership has announced a scarecrow contest coming for October. The contest will be from Oct. 1 - Oct. 30. You can decorate your business front or lawn with a homemade decorated scarecrow. There will be cash prizes given for the best scarecrows. For more information and to get an application, contact the Kosciusko Attala Partnership at 662-289-2981.
August was customer appreciation month for the Mid-Mississippi Regional Library System. A contest was held online through the MMRLS Facebook page. Pictured below at the Attala County Library are the winners of the Amazon HD Fire Tablet 8’s. Pictured: Leslie... Read More.
Pearl River Resort Awards Life Changing Jackpot Kosciusko Native Wins More than a Million Dollars Pearl River Resort Awards Life Changing Jackpot Choctaw, MS (September 15, 2020) – While 2020 has been getting a bad reputation, one central Mississippian will always remember this as a fantastic year. Dominique R. of... Read More.
Two Kosciusko Whippets have been named this week’s Autumn Ridge Dental Players of the Game. Linebacker Kobe Carter and cornerback Vincent Miller both received the honor for their defensive efforts during the Whippets' game against Grenada. Carter recorded double digit tackles in the game and Miller had an interception. For their performances, Thomas and Ellis will both receive t-shirts... Read More.
The Kosciusko Whippets baseball team held a special practice Friday to remember 9-11 and to honor first responders. (more…)
Long Creek Elementary students learned about the horrific attack on the US on 9/11/2001. Our flag boys made sure to fly the flag half-staff, and we dedicated 11 seconds of silence to honor those who lost their lives as well as those who were injured.
Free Covid-19 testing is available in Attala County on Monday. Testing is designated for teachers, staff, administrators, nurses, and childcare facility workers. The Mississippi State Department of Health (MSDH) is hosting drive-through COVID-19 testing sites at various county health departments over the next few weeks. Testing hours are noon to 7 p.m., and no appointment is necessary. Visit the MSDH... Read More.
"Love from Above" is the largest project for the Junior Auxiliary of Kosciusko. The program helps provide afternoon / weekend snacks for families in need. These snacks are provided by JA and distributed through each elementary school in the county. Ms. Stephanie Jackson (a Long Creek alumna and JA representative) provides snacks to Mrs. Denise Canada (school... Read More.
Junior Auxiliary of Kosciusko will host a “Be Our Guest” character breakfast on Saturday, Sept. 12. The breakfast will be held from 9:00 am – 11:00 am in the parking lot behind Renasant Bank downtown. Children are invited to enjoy a pancake breakfast will many of their favorite Disney and cartoon characters. Tickets are $10 and can be bought from... Read More.