Superintendent of Education, Billy Ellzey has released the following statement about KHS returning to in person learning. Kosciusko High School will return to in person classes five days a week for all studentsbeginning Monday, September 20, 2021. After seeing a significant decrease in positive cases
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The Holmes Bulldogs hosted the Rangers of Northwest Mississippi Community College Thursday night. The first quarter was a high-scoring shootout with the score becoming 13-10, Northwest. The second quarter was more one-sided, with Northwest pulling away to a halftime score of 27-13. The third and fourth quarters continued the Northwest domination, and the Bulldogs fall to 0-3 with... Read More.
12:14 a.m. – Kosciusko Police were called to a residence on North Natchez Street in response to a residential alarm alert. 12:43 a.m. – Kosciusko Police, Kosciusko Fire Department, and Emergency Medical Services were called to the intersection of Fairground Street and North East Street when two vehicles crashed there, taking down a light pole. No serious... 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, Kosciusko Whippet head football coach Casey Orr recaps the win over Lewisburg and previews this week's game against Choctaw County. The Servpro Coaches Show airs on Breezy 101 Thursdays... Read More.
KOSCIUSKO, Miss.--Both Leake County and Kosciusko Schools have kids in hybrid learning, alternating days in the classroom and virtual instruction. That situation could change at the end of October and it could be a sign that the pandemic is slowing in the state. "As we were working to get kids back to in-person learning this fall, Delta... Read More.
JACKSON, Miss.--Mississippi teachers, at almost every level of expertise and experience, make less than the average for the southeastern United States. The Mississippi Senate Education Committee held a discussion on how to change that Wednesday. "The teacher salary schedule is set by law," said Dr. Felicia Gavin, Chief of Operations with the Miss. Dept. of Education, as... Read More.
CARTHAGE, Miss.--Fewer people are getting the COVID-19 vaccine this month, according to data from the Miss. Dept. of Health. Mississippi still has the lowest vaccine rate of any state in the country. The rate at which people get the vaccine tends to go up when the number of cases go up, and vice versa. As the Delta... Read More.
12:45 p.m. – Kosciusko Police were called to the parking lot of Walmart when they received reports of a minor two-vehicle collision there. No injuries were reported. 7:09 a.m. – Attala Deputies responded to a call reporting a domestic disturbance at a residence on Attala Road 3122. 11:26 p.m. – Attala County Deputies were called to Attala Road... Read More.
Trees are coming down on all around the Boswell Media studio on Golf Course Road in Kosciusko. Work crews are clearing trees from around the building as work continues on erecting a new radio tower. Cleaning crews from Kosciusko Water & Light, Central Electric Power Association, T&K Farms, and Johnathan... Read More.