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Why Gas Prices Could Go Down As Much as 30 Cents

KOSCIUSKO, Miss.--Mississippi's gas average has dropped to $3.03 per gallon. Gasbuddy says that's almost 30 cents cheaper than the national average of $3.41. You could see it go down as much as 30 cents per gallon because oil prices have fallen about $10 to $75 per barrel, in the past week. "With oil prices plunging nearly $10 from... Read More.

The Possible City Improvement That May Go Right Under Your Nose

KOSCIUSKO, Miss.--Kosciusko may be looking at using federal money to improve the situation at the city's sewage lagoon. But, there may be other improvements that you never know about because you never think about wastewater until something breaks down. "We have a lot of plans that we're working on with our American Rescue money," said Mayor Tim... Read More.

DUI, disobeying an officer, and other recent KPD arrests

On 11-18-2021, Keon Edwards, a 29 year old b/m from Lexington, was arrested for Contempt of Court on Industrial Park Road by Captain Cody Williams with assistance from ACSO. On 11-17-2021, Cedrick D. Thompson, a 45 year old b/m from Kosciusko, was arrested for Failure to Appear in Court on Fairground Street by Captain Cody Williams. On 11-16-2021,... Read More.

Saturday – Grass Fire On Attala Rd 1116

12:47 pm - Officials responded to a vehicle that was all over the road coming into the city limits. 1:09 pm - Officials received a call about a grass fire on Attala Road 1116. 3:00 pm - Attala County officials responded to a bush hog on fire on Attala Road 3232.

Multiple Fires, Trespassing, Disturbances, and Drag Racing Reports

1:12 a.m. – Attala County Fire Department and Ethel Volunteers received a call regarding an early morning grass fire on Attala Road 5205/Hanna Road in Ethel. The flames were under control. 3:50 a.m. – Kosciusko Police were called to a residence at Hickory Ridge Drive in response to claims of trespassing. 7:40 a.m. – Kosciusko Police responded to... Read More.

Kidnapped Woman Found Safe, Captor Captured

WEST, Miss.--The woman who was kidnapped Wednesday in Holmes County has been found safe and her captor is under arrest. The Mississippi Bureau of Investigation said Charles Lidelle Moore is in custody. Shanetta Andrews was found last night in Carroll County. Police had been looking for both of them since they believe Moore held Andrews and her daughter.... Read More.

Coronavirus Advice For the Holidays

FOREST, Miss.--Of the five coronavirus deaths reported in Mississippi over the past day, one was in central Mississippi, in Scott County. Cases have been down significantly in the past month. But, state health officer Dr. Thomas Dobbs is still warning people to take the virus seriously and get the vaccine. "If you're driving out of state or people... Read More.