Library hosts blood drive for Journey Cummins

On Tuesday, March 20, the Attala County Library held a blood drive through Mississippi Blood Services for Journey Cummins.Journey, the 21-month-old daughter of Ryan and Tara Cummins, is currently battling cancer and sometimes requires blood transfusions.Fifty-one individuals registered and 48 donors were able to... Read More.

12 and 35 Crash Sends One to Hospital

At 1:36 pm Kosciusko Police, MedStat EMS along with City Fire and Rescue responded to a report of a two vehicle MVA at the highway 12 and 35 south intersection at Wendy's.Emergency personnel arrived on scene to find traffic blocked. Officers requested MedStat after... Read More.

Long Creek Elementary students visit theme park

On Saturday, March 10, the students of Long Creek who scored proficient/advanced in 2 or more areas on their 2016-2017 State MAPS test were rewarded with a trip to Six Flags over Georgia.Long Creek faculty and staff would like to congratulate the students on... Read More.

HCC Attala Center to host legal workshop for seniors

Holmes Community College The Attala Center will host a legal workshop for senior citizens on Friday, April 13.Attorneys from North Mississippi Rural Legal Services will be on hand discuss the importance of planning documents, such as a will, power of attorney and advanced health... Read More.

Picking 35 set for a second run!!

Picking 35 is back!!! Central Mississippi’s 60-mile yard sale!!!  It’s set for Saturday April 7, 2018 from 7:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.  Clean out those closets, sheds, attics, barns. Your junk maybe another's treasure...Hundreds shopped last year, and even more are expected this year.... Read More.

Emergency Dispatches: March 21, 2018

At 6:54 am Kosciusko Police and City Fire responded to a report of a broiler fire at Burger King. Emergency personnel arrived on scene and reported that no smoke was showing from the building. Firefighters quickly located the fire and extinguished the flames before... Read More.

Servpro Coaches Show: Thursday, March 22 (audio)

Before the Whippets take the baseball diamond, you can hear a preview of the game during the Servpro Coaches Show.Whippet Head Coach Jonathan Jones sits down this week to recap the season so far and previews a busy week of games.The Servpro Coaches Show... Read More.

Lake Pushmataha to undergo repairs

Lake Pushmataha, located in the Pearl River Community in Neshoba County, will be undergoing some mandatory dam repairs to meet new safety requirements. The repairs will be begin in late spring of 2018. Prior to repair activities, Choctaw Wildlife and Parks has lowered water... Read More.