Those Involved in Ethel Shooting Incident Identified

Attala County Sheriff, Tim Nail has released the names of those involved in the Wednesday evening shooting in Ethel.Cliffton Merritt, 52 years of age, was arrested and charged with aggravated assault with a deadly weapon and possession of a firearm by a convicted felon.Merritt... Read More.


Armed Robbery at Sallis Dollar General Monday Night

At approximately 10:08 p.m. on Monday July 25th, Attala County Deputies were dispatched to Dollar General in Sallis when employees called to report that the store had been robbed.The robber went to the store at closing time carrying a handgun. The suspect appeared to... Read More.


Local Stores Included In Family Dollar Recall

Stores in Kosciusko and Philadelphia are among more than 400 across the South affected by a Family Dollar recall of products shipped from a rodent-infested distribution facility in Arkansas.  The FDA is working with the company on the voluntary recall involving food, pet food,... Read More.

Gas Leak at Dollar General

At 5:00 pm Kosciusko Police, Atmos along with City Fire responded to Dollar General on Veteran's Memorial Drive for the smell of gas.When Emergency personnel arrived on scene they notified dispatch that there was a strong smell of natural gas inside the building.After a... Read More.