The public health district which includes Attala County continues to be Mississippi’s flu hotspot. In its latest update, the State Health Department said more than 45 per cent of patients visiting their doctors in the nine-county district had flu-like illnesses, up from about 31... Read More.
Baptist Memorial Hospital - Attala is hosting Cookies with Santa. Santa will be in the lobby of the hospital Thursday, Dec. 8 from 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm. For more information, contact Baptist-Attala at 662-289-3150.
(The blimp pictured above is similar to the one which made an emergency landing in Kosciusko during World War II) It was early on a late fall day in Kosciusko. Bing Crosby may have been playing on... Read More.
On Monday at 3:54pm, officers responded to a report of retail theft from Coghlan's Jewelers where the caller said that a couple walked out with jewelry. Officers then conducted a search of the surrounding businesses and area.
A Christmas toy drive is planned for Saturday, Dec. 17. The event will be held at the CMC Building located at 310 E South Street in Kosciusko from 1:00 - 4:00 pm. Toys will be accepted for children between the ages of 5 - 10. During the... Read More.
The Attala County Library will host a Christmas concert in the library meeting room on Saturday, December 10th at 6 pm. Light refreshments will be served. The concert will feature the duo, Aberdeen. Camila Patino, a violin and viola playing member of the Mississippi Symphony... Read More.
On Sunday at 7:38pm, there was a report of a fight involving guns on Thornton Street. At 10:05pm, there was a report of a fight on Westwood Drive. EMS was dispatched to the scene and was then cancelled. At 10:33 pm, officers responded to an accident... Read More.