Kosciusko Junior High School celebrated Veteran's Day with a program Friday morning.Veterans from all branches of the armed forced attended the ceremony, including a few from the Martha Jo Leslie State Veterans home.The service included the recognition of veterans, the Pledge of Allegiance, a student led demonstration on on folding the flag, and the reading of a... Read More.
A pair of Kosciusko Whippet softball players signed National Letters of Intent Monday morning.Senior pitcher Katie Mitchell signed to play for Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College and outfielder Madeline McCown singed to play for Holmes Community College.Micthell and McCown helped lead the Whippets to a 31-4 record and the 4A State Championship earlier this year.Both players were... Read More.
The Kosciusko School District Counseling Department has announced winners in its Bullying Awareness Poster Contest.Students from Pre-K to twelfth grade were eligible to participate in the contest.There were five categories with a first, second, and third place winner in each category!The winning posters will be reproduced and hung throughout the schools in the district.Every October, schools, and... Read More.
The Kosciusko Whippets traveled to Corinth to play the Warriors in the first round of the playoffs. With the Warriors having a 9-2 regular season, the Whippets had their work cut out for them.In a fast-moving first quarter, the Warriors strike twice, 13-0. In the second, the Warriors continue their domination. The halftime score is 40-0.After a... Read More.
Before the Whippets take the field Friday night, you can hear a preview of the game during the Servpro Coaches Show.This week, coach Kelly Causey gives his thoughts on last week’s game against Winona and previews the opening round playoff game against Corinth.The Servpro Coaches Show airs on Breezy 101 Thursdays at 7:35 am and 3:35 pm.The... Read More.
The Kosciusko High School Big Red Band took home the gold medal at 4A State Marching Championships Saturday night.The band also received the following caption awards: 1st place in General Effect, 1st place in Music Performance, 2nd place in Visual Performance, and 3rd place in Color Guard.This is the second time in... Read More.
In the last game of the regular season, the Kosciusko Whippets faced the Winona Tigers. With less than ideal weather, everyone's spirits were still high for KHS Senior Night.In the first quarter, the Whippets score first, making it 7-0. But, right before the end of the quarter, the Tigers score. The first quarter ends 7-6. In the... Read More.
Before the Whippets take the field Friday night, you can hear a preview of the game during the Servpro Coaches Show.This week, coach Kelly Causey gives his thoughts on last week’s game against Louisville and previews the final regular season game of the year against Winona.The Servpro Coaches Show airs on Breezy 101 Thursdays at 7:35 am... Read More.
Kosciusko Whippet defensive tackle Davonta Turner has been named this week’s Autumn Ridge Dental Player of the Game.Turner earns the honor for his performances in the Whippets’ 46-23 loss to Louisville Friday night.He finished the game with 5 total tackles and 2.5 sacks.Turner was awarded an Autumn Ridge Dental Player of the Game shirts for his performance.The... Read More.