The Kosciusko Whippets hosted long-time rivals, the Louisville Wildcats, in basketball Tuesday evening. Both games were close at times and very exciting for the fans. After keeping close most of the game, the Lady Whippets lost their game 59-44. The boys went down to the wire, with several lead changes in the last minute of play. After... Read More.
At 8:08 am Attala Deputies were dispatched to a residence on highway 411. The caller said they were robbed last night and knew who did it. At 9:01 am Kosciusko Police were called to Sunflower for a report of a shoplifter. At 12:20 pm Kosciusko Police were called to Sunflower for a report of a shoplifter. At 3:01 pm Attala... Read More.
The Attala County Democratic Executive Committee announces the 2020 Precinct Caucuses to be held at 10:00 am on Saturday, Feb. 15 at Jason Niles Park in Kosciusko. All precincts will meet in this one location. Delegates and alternates elected from each voting precincts will then convene at the County Convention at 10:00 AM on Saturday, March 14, 2020.
The Kosciusko Foundation for Excellence in Education recently highlighted the Skipworth Performing Arts Center with performances from several local groups. Groups performing at the recently reopened venue included the Kosciusko High School Ban ensemble, the Kosciusko High School choir, The Dance Company, and The Myles Family. The night ended with a special saxophone performance... Read More.
Southeastern Professional Finals Rodeo will be returning to the Neshoba County Coliseum for two nights of rodeo fun, January 31 and February 1, presented by Pearl River Resort and Casino, In association with WTOK TV, Kicks 96 and Neshoba County Tourism. Cowboys and girls are competing to take home the gold. “It has become our home for the Southeastern... Read More.
Dixie Youth Baseball registration is going on now through Saturday, Feb. 29. Registration forms can be picked up at the Hugh Ellard Park office 7:00 am - 4:00 pm Monday - Friday A special Saturday registration will be Feb. 29 from 9:00 am – noon. The cost is $75/player, $150 for two, and $195 for three or more. Contact Todd Ables... Read More.
On 1-26-2020, Marissa S. Coleman, a 37 year old w/f from Kosciusko was arrested for Shoplifting-1st Offense on Highway 35 South by Officer Jeremy Johnson. On 1-25-2020, Sheree Campbell, a 43 year old b/f from Kosciusko was arrested for Public Profanity, Disobeying a Police Officer and Resisting Arrest on Cannonade Street by Officer Jaroderick Teague. On 1-22-2020, Quincy D.... Read More.
At 3:13 am Attala Deputies, Kosciusko Police, MedStat EMS, City Fire and Rescue along with Attala Fire Central Station were dispatched to a report of a shed fire on the 200 block of Aponaug Road. Units arrived on scene and reported the shed was fully engulfed flames. Firefighters were able to extinguish the flames by 3:22 am.... Read More.
At 6:35 pm Kosciusko Police, MedStat EMS along with City Fire and Rescue responded to a report of a two vehicle MVA on highway 35 south in front of Kangaroo Crossing. Units arrived on scene to find one vehicle having rolled and on it's top. Firefighters said one lane of traffic was blocked. No injuries were reported. Emergency personnel cleared... Read More.
At 9:22 am Attala Deputies notified dispatch that they found a lady passed out on the side of the road on Attala 4167. She told Deputies that she suffered from seizure and blood pressure issuers. MedStat was called. At 11:21 am Kosciusko Police were called to Glendale Apartments. The caller said her window was broke out. No injuries... Read More.
The Kosciusko Big Red Band is hosting its third annual Color the Hills 5K. The run will be held Saturday, March 21 in downtown Kosciusko. Participants can register up until the morning of the race, but may not be guaranteed a run t-shirt. Registration is $30. Visit Color the Hills 5K on Facebook for more information.