Kosciusko announces updated football schedule

The Kosciusko Whippets have released the update 2020 football schedule. The schedule changed last week after the MHSAA announced that the start of the season would be pushed back two weeks due to the surge in coronavirus cases. Kosciusko will now open the season on the road at Winona Friday, Sept. 4. The Whippets also added a game at Holly... Read More.

Ethel May Day Festival Cancelled

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.

Junior Auxiliary of Kosciusko accepting applications for Rose Dorchuck scholarship

In 2009, the Junior Auxiliary of Kosciusko established a $1,000 scholarship in loving memory of Rose Dorchuck. Rose was a life member of Junior Auxiliary and was involved at the local level in Kosciusko as well as the national level for many years. This scholarship will be awarded to an individual currently attending or returning to college to pursue... Read More.

Ethel and McAdams release updated football schedules

Ethel and McAdams have released their updated fall football schedules. The scheudles changed this week after the MHSAA annouced that the start of the season would be pushed back two weeks due to the surge in coronavirus cases. McAdams will open its season Sept. 4 with a game at Union. Ethel's first game will be at home against Hamilton. The two... Read More.

ACSO Captures Murder Suspect

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.

Kosciusko receives Mississippi Main Street accreditation

Kosciusko has been designated as a Main Street America™ program for meeting rigorous performance standards set by the National Main Street Center and the Mississippi Main Street Association. Each year, the National Main Street Center and its Coordinating Program partners announce the list of accredited Main Street America programs in recognition of their exemplary commitment to preservation-based economic development... Read More.

Masks to be required at MS driver’s license offices

Masks will become mandatory at all Driver License Offices beginning Monday, July 13. “We have to be diligent in our efforts to limit transmission of the virus,” said DPS Public Safety Commissioner Sean Tindell. “We also feel it is imperative to require a facemask be worn by all patrons and personnel inside driver license offices to accomplish... Read More.