Water problems continue in Durant. The city has declared an emergency as it works to restore water pressure after the freezing weather last week resulted in widespread leaks which drained water from the system. When leaks are found, service may... Read More.
The Mississippi Department of Transportation (MDOT) is continuing work on two projects in Attala County. One project underway is the replacement of a bridge on Hwy 35 just north of Kosciusko. The contractor has nearly completed constructing both detour bridges and... Read More.
Absentee voting is now open for the upcoming November election.In-persons absentee voting is open through Saturday, Nov. 4 at noon.People may vote absentee for several reasons, including if they will be out of town on election day, if they are temporarily or permanently disabled... Read More.
The National Weather Service is upgrading the wildfire danger in parts of the local area because breezy conditions will combine with the warm temperatures, dry vegetation and lower humidity to increase the risk of fires. There's now an "elevated" threat of wildfires... Read More.
Work is progressing on the replacement of a bridge and box bridge north of Kosciusko..That bridge is located on Hwy 35 north approximately one mile past the former Sugar Creek Store.Earthwork is underway, and piling work will begin on the detour road soon.“It is... Read More.
Flooding in Louisville (photo credit: Elanie Porter)VIDEO: The National Weather Service declared a flash flood emergency for Winston County Thursday morning after reports that several roads were flooded or washed out in the Louisville area and that water was entering some structures. Some... Read More.
The search continues for Mr. Grady Stanley, who was reported missing in Kosciusko on the evening of Friday, June 9, 2023."We've looked everywhere that Mr. Stanley has been known to walk. His home and the surrounding area has been searched. Highway 35 South all... Read More.
The search continues in Kosciusko for a missing 82-year-old man named Grady Stanley.A Silver Alert was issued on Saturday morning for Mr. Stanley who suffers from mental health conditions that may impair his judgement.He was last seen a little after 5 p.m. on Thursday,... Read More.
Paving on several streets in downtown Kosciusko is continuing this week. Kosciusko Mayor Tim Kyle said streets near the square will be paved first so they'll be ready in time for the Natchez Trace Festival on April 28 - 29.
Investigators in Attala County say food left on a stove apparently touched off an Easter Sunday fire which destroyed a house and sent two people to the hospital. Fire Coordinator Danny Townsend says both residents were asleep when the fire broke out in... Read More.
Demolition has continued on the interior of the Strand Theater in downtown Kosciusko. Photos sent to Breezy News by Mayor Tim Kyle show the flooring has been removed and one section of the wall revealed several names carved into it.
One suspect is in custody and Louisville police are looking for several others after a Sunday shooting outside a convenience store left one person dead and five wounded. Police Chief Sean Holdiness says one of the victims, Devonta McMillian, 23, died at the University... Read More.