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Applications available now for 2021 – 2022 Mayor’s Youth Council

Applications for the 2021-2022 Mayor's Youth Council are now available at Kosciusko City Hall. The mission of the Mayor’s youth council is to seek and develop young leaders. These individuals will exhibit excellence in character through punctuality, accountability and adherence to rules and regulations. The Mayor's Youth Council is open to any 9th - 12th grade student at... Read More.

Update: Kosciusko football golf tournament postponed

The Kosciusko Football Pigskin Classic has been postponed due to weather. The tournament will now be played Friday, July 9. For more information, contact head football coach Casey Orr at 662-285-8260. The Kosciusko Football Pigskin Classic is set for Friday, June 11 at Red Bud Springs Golf Course in Kosciusko. The tournament is a 27-hole three man scramble. Entry fees are... Read More.

Multiple Trees Down Across Attala County

2:03 a.m. – Attala County Deputies responded to a call about a disturbance on County Rd. 4989. 3:16 p.m. – Kosciusko Police received a call about a tree blocking one lane of the road on North Natchez St. 3:55 p.m. – Kosciusko Police responded to a call about a tree down across the road at the intersection of... Read More.

Video: Whippets begin summer football workouts

The Kosciusko Whippets began summer workouts Wednesday morning. The team participated in a 7-on-7 scrimmage against the Winona Tigers. Both teams took turns playing offense and defense with both the varsity and junior varsity squads. Kosciusko will host Winona in the regular season on Friday, Sept. 3 in Kosciusko. See the complete... Read More.

Holmes CC Lady Bulldogs win semifinal 2-1; will play for national title

Story by Steve Diffey with EVANS, Ga. --- The No. 2 seeded Holmes Community College Lady Bulldogs knocked off the No. 4 seeded Heartland Hawks 2-1 in double overtime here Tuesday in the 2020-21 NJCAA Division II Women's Soccer National Tournament semifinals. With the win, the Lady Bulldogs improved to 15-0-1 on the season. Holmes will play... Read More.

Grand larceny and other recent arrests

On 06-06-2021, Nathanial Estes, a 59 year old b/m from Colorado,  was arrested for Disobeying a Police Officer on Highway 12 West by Captain Maurice Hawthorne. On 06-05-2021, Tenesha R. Clark, a 24 year old b/f from Kosciusko, was arrested for No Driver's License and Insurance Law-1st Offense on North Wells Street by Captain Tommy Clark. On 06-04-2021,... Read More.