At 7:07 pm on Saturday night Attala Deputies, MedStat EMS, County Volunteers along with Attala Fire and Rescue were called to a report of a house fire on Attala Road 4106, also known as Greerville Road. Chief Roy Williams arrived on scene are notified... Read More.
At 8:36 pm Attala Deputies, MedStat EMS, Sallis and Ethel Volunteers along with Attala Fire were dispatched to a residence on Highway 12 West in McAdams. The caller said it was the first house east from McAdams Grocery. Firefighters arrived on scene to find the... Read More.
At 6:11 pm Kosciusko Police were called to Wal-Mart for a report of a shoplifter. One subject was taken into custody.
After being closed all week due to a gas leak, the Attala County Library will reopen Saturday, Jan. 6 from 9:00 am - 12:30 pm. The library will return to scheduled hours Monday, Jan. 8. For more information, call 662-289-5141.
Mississippi House members are pushing ahead parts of a package meant to raise money to maintain roads and bridges, even as they face questions about the plan's effectiveness. The House passed three bills Thursday — one to borrow $50 million for county and city bridge... Read More.
At 9:42 pm Attala Deputies were called to Williamsville Road for a report of a minor one vehicle MVA. The caller said a vehicle ran the second into a mailbox. No injuries were reported.
The Mississippi Legislature has started its 2018 session with plenty of issues to consider. Lawmakers could debate creation of a lottery. They could try to rewrite a school funding formula. They could seek a long-term plan to pay for highway construction. The legislature will also vote... Read More.
The City of Kosciusko will join other communities throughout the state to celebrate Mississippi Municipal Government Week Jan. 14 - Jan. 20. Kosciusko aldermen passed the resolution during the board meeting Tuesday night. "City government is, without question, the government closest to the people," said... Read More.
At 3:49 pm Attala Fire was dispatched to Hannah Heights in Ethel for a report of a dumpster fire. After arriving on scene firefighters quickly had the fire contained by 4:07 pm. Units cleared the scene at 4:12 pm
State troopers say one person was killed in a traffic accident on a Mississippi highway during New Year’s weekend. The MHP says that 19-year-old Ladaja Q. Neely of Pontotoc died when the car she was driving left Mississippi Highway 6 and hit a tree. The... Read More.
Former Holmes CC star Daryl Macon scored 24 points for Arkansas, but that wasn't enough to propel his Razorbacks over the Mississippi State Bulldogs Tuesday night in Starkville. The Bulldogs held on late to secure the 78-75 win to move to 1-0 in SEC play. Mississippi... Read More.