Kosciusko Firefighter Completes Training

Twenty-six firefighter recruits graduated Thursday after completing seven weeks of training at the Mississippi State Fire Academy.   Among them, Travis Clay Quesnot of the Kosciusko Fire Department.  The course includes online, classroom, and hands-on instruction in the areas of fire behavior, fire suppression, rescue,... Read More.

Holmes Bulldogs Fall to East Mississippi Lions

Still undefeated at 2-0, the Holmes Bulldogs traveled to Scooba Thursday night to play the East Mississippi Community College Lions.The Bulldogs drew first blood with a touchdown.  But then the Lions came back and showed their strength.  In a contentious and busy first quarter,... Read More.

Prayer Meeting to be held for local Make-a-Wish child

A prayer meeting will be held at Bishop Park in Sebastopol for local Make-A-Wish child, Matthew O'Neal.Matthew was born with Hypoplastic left heart syndrome (HLHS) and has had multiple open heart surgeries.Everyone is invited to attend and this prayer meeting for Matthew on Tuesday,... Read More.

Trace Named “Hidden Gem” for Fall Foliage

It won't be long before we start seeing some nice fall foliage in Mississippi.  And a survey done by a company which makes photo books has identified the Natchez Trace as this state's number-1 "hidden gem" when it comes to viewing colorful leaves.  People... Read More.

College and Career Fair set for Tuesday, Oct. 24

A college & career fair will be held at the Holmes Community College The Attala Center in Kosciusko on Tuesday, Oct. 24th.Both the Attala County and Kosciusko City school districts will participate in the event. The day is for Juniors and Seniors and will... Read More.

Servpro Coaches Show – September 21, 2023

Before the Whippets take the field Friday night, you can hear a preview of the game during the Servpro Coaches Show. This week, Kosciusko Whippet head football coach Casey Orr recap's the team's game against Winona and previews this week's Homecoming... Read More.

Annual Trick-or-Treat Safety Parade to be held Oct. 26

The annual Trick or Treat Safety Parade in downtown Kosciusko has been set for Thursday, Oct. 26.Participating businesses on the square will pass out candy from 3:30 - 5:00 pm.Contact the KAP office at 662-289-2981 for more information.

Orchestra President Previews Kosy Concert

A big concert for a small town.  The Mississippi Symphony Orchestra performs in Kosciusko Thursday night."We feel it's very, very important to expose as many people as we can to the joy of music and experiencing the music, live music, high quality live music... Read More.