Emergency Dispatches: October 20, 2019

At 6:00 am Attala Deputies, The Mississippi Highway Patrol, MedStat EMS along with Attala Fire and Sallis Volunteers responded to a report of a one vehicle MVA. A silver pickup left the roadway and crashed into a ditch on Attala Road 4126 just off of highway 12 west. One person was transported to Baptist-Attala for medical treatment.... Read More.

Today in history: October 20

Today is Sunday, Oct. 20, the 293rd day of 2019. There are 72 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On Oct. 20, 2011, Moammar Gadhafi, 69, Libya's dictator for 42 years, was killed as revolutionary fighters overwhelmed his hometown of Sirte (SURT) and captured the last major bastion of resistance two months after his regime fell. On... Read More.

Bulldogs Lose on the Road Against Mississippi Delta

The Holmes Community College Bulldogs traveled to Moorhead to play the Mississippi Delta Community College Trojans Saturday afternoon.  Both teams came out strong, each scoring a touchdown.  The Bulldogs added another touchdown, and the Trojans got a field goal.  First quarter score, 14-10, Bulldogs.  In the second quarter, both teams kept up the fireworks, with Holmes scoring... Read More.

Cruisin for a Cure weekly schedule of events

The entire month of October, Boswell Media and the American Cancer Society will be “Cruisin for a Cure.” Throughout the month, the pink “Cruisin for a Cure” SUV will travel to local schools, events, and businesses in Attala, Leake, and Neshoba counties to raise money for Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Anyone that makes a donation to the American Cancer... Read More.

Attala County father-daughter hunting video goes viral

A video showing a Kosciusko father and daughter hunting duo has gone viral. The Facebook video shows Matt Ward and his 3-year-old daughter Maddie sitting on the ground during a recent bow hunt in McCool. Maddie gets a little bored with the whole situation and begins to sing, first her... Read More.

Date and theme announced for Kosciusko Christmas Parade

The Kosciusko Attala Partnership has announced the date for the annual Christmas parade. This year's parade will be held Monday, Dec. 2 at 6:30 pm. The theme for this year is "A Family Christmas." For more information, contact the Kosciusko Attala Partnership at 662-289-2981.  

Attala County absentee ballots due by Saturday, Nov. 2

The deadline to vote absentee for the November general election is  Saturday, Nov. 2 at noon. All absentee ballots must be filled out and turned in at the Attala County Circuit Clerk's office. Attala County Circuit Clerk Wanda Fancher told Breezy News that her office will be open Saturday, Oct. 26 and Saturday, Nov. 2 from 8:00 am -... Read More.

Community mourns the loss of a beloved pastor

Al made his first Bible talk when he was 9 years old at his home congregation at The Boxwood Church of Christ in Merryville, LA.  He was preaching full time when he was 16 years old at Bilbo & Roberts St. Church of Christ in DeRidder, LA. Other places he has preached full time include, Mayfield Church of... Read More.

Emergency Dispatches: October 17, 2019

At 12:50 pm Kosciusko Police were called to a report of a minor auto accident at the highway 35 by-pass at the Co-Op. The caller said there were no injuries and the vehicle had been moved from the roadway. They simply needed a report. At 5:00 pm Carmack and Friendship  Volunteers along with Attala Fire were called to... Read More.