Today in history: December 7

Today is Saturday, Dec. 7, the 341st day of 2019. There are 24 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On Dec. 7, 1941, Japan launched a surprise attack on the U.S. Navy base at Pearl Harbor in Hawaii as part of its plan to conquer Southeast Asian territories; the raid, which claimed some 2,400 American lives,... Read More.

Emergency Dispatches: December 6, 2019

At 6:56 am Attala Deputies were called to Long Creek Elementary School for a report of a minor auto accident. At 7:46 am Kosciusko Police responded to an auto accident at McDonald's on highway 12 west. At 10:27 am Kosciusko Police were called to the 500 block of West Jefferson Street for a report of a B&E. At 1:45 pm... Read More.

Attala Sheriff’s Department Arrests

On the morning of Wednesday December 4th 2019 Deputy Scott Chunn responded to a suspicious person on Attala Road 4142. When the Deputy arrived in the  area he identified two white males, Tony Guerrero and 38 year old Jeremy Gilbert. Tony Guerrero fled from the Deputy on foot into a wooded area. After a... Read More.

BOLO Canceled for Missing Person

A B.O.L.O that was issued on Wednesday December the 4th for a missing person has been canceled. Sheriff Tim Nail said 23 year old Christopher Cody Cooper has been located safe and sound in the Columbus, Ms. area. No further information was released regarding the incident. Nail said he would like to thank the public for their assistance in this... Read More.

Ethel baseball player signs with Holmes CC

An Ethel baseball player has signed with Holmes Community College. On Thursday, Hayden Beall from the Ethel Tigers signed to play for the Bulldogs. Beall is a senior first baseman, outfielder, and pitcher for the Tigers. Beall was joined at the signing by his parents Stan and Tammy Beall.

Bulldogs and Whippets face off tonight

County rivals will meet on the basketball court tonight. The Kosciusko Whippets will host the McAdams Bulldogs. The games will be played at the Kosciusko High School Gym. The girls game will begin at 6:00 pm and the boys will play at 7:30.

Emergency Dispatches: December 5, 2019

At 4:56 pm Kosciusko Police, MedStat EMS along with City Fire and Rescue responded to a report of a two vehicle MVA. The caller said it was located on highway 12 east and North Natchez Street. No injuries were reported.

Call Santa Claus

Breezy 101's special source at the North Pole has give us Santa’s personal hotline. Kids can call him at 951-262-3062 and leave a message with their Christmas wishes. He’s making a list and checking it twice!

Baptist Attala to host Santa Character Christmas Party on Dec. 17

Baptist Memorial Hospital Attala will host a Santa Character Christmas Party Tuesday, Dec. 17. The party will be held in the main lobby from 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm. Santa and his friends Mickey, Minnie, Goofy, Snow White, Cinderella, Elsa, and Raphael will all be at the party. Bring your camera to take pictures with all of the characters. Refreshments... Read More.

Nearly $9M of Mississippi Lottery tickets sold in 1st days

The Mississippi Lottery sold nearly $9 million in tickets during its first six days of operation. About $3.8 million of the money was awarded in prizes, and nearly $2 million of it will go into the state budget to help pay for roads and bridges. The Mississippi Lottery Corporation started selling tickets Nov. 25, and it announced the initial... Read More.