On 2-18-2020, Ronnie A. Prewitt, a 58 year old w/m from Kosciusko was arrested for Theft of Utilities and Contempt of Court on West Adams Street by Captain Tommy Pender. On 2-16-2020, Brittany Gant, a 30 year old w/f from West was arrested for DUI-1st Offense, Suspended Driver's License, Resisting Arrest and Speeding on Highway 12 East... Read More.
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James Culpepper won Tuesday night's special election for Kosciusko Ward 1 Alderman. Culpepper took home 54% of the vote over candidates Allen Massey (29%) and Jan Deason (17%). He will finish out the unexpired term of former alderman Taylor Casey, who resigned in December after being elected Attala County Chancery Clerk. Official numbers from Tuesday night can be found... Read More.
At 3:48 pm Attala Deputies were called to the 3000 block on highway 12 in McCool for a report of a B&E.
NESHOBA COUNTY, Miss. (WTOK, Ashleigh Fortenberry) - A body was found in a local Neshoba County farm pond over the weekend. Neshoba County Sheriff Eric Clark says at the time of the discovery, law enforcement was executing a search warrant for the draining of a pond off Highway 488 in the Hope Community. The warrant was... Read More.
More heavy rain is expected to impact central Mississippi this week. Forecasters with the National Weather Service in Jackson predict are predicting anywhere from 1 to 2 inches of rainfall. The heaviest amounts of rain are expected Tuesday - Wednesday morning. Flash flood and rising river levels are the main threat with this weather system. Continue to monitor Breezy 101... Read More.
The Kosciusko-Attala Career Tech Center and Milwaukee Tool have partnered to provide tools for classrooms and career information to students. Students from the Construction, Welding, and Automotive Service programs toured the Milwaukee Tool plant in Greenwood and learned about internship programs available as well as life long career opportunities. Milwaukee Tools also donated a pallet of tools to... Read More.
A Carthage teenager was killed in a two car wreck Sunday morning. It happened at 5:00 am at the intersection of Hwy 16 and Virgin Mary Road in Madison County. According Corporal Kevin Stewart with MHP, a GMC Yukon was driving east on MS 16 when a Mitsubishi Galant that was traveling south on Virgin Mary Road crossed... Read More.
The Attala County Library will have a FREE Genealogy Workshop Tuesday, Feb. 25 from 6-7 PM in the meeting room. Guest Speakers are Dee Dee Baldwin & Jennifer McGillan from MSU Mitchell Memorial Library. For more info call 662-289-5141
At 5:25 am Attala Deputies and the Mississippi Highway Patrol were called to highway 43 south. The caller said a delivery truck was stuck inn the mud. At 11:30 am Attala Deputies along with Attala Fire and Rescue were called to14 west just off highway 43 south for a report of a grass fire in a yard... Read More.