Kosciusko Tries for Federal Affordable Housing Grant

KOSCIUSKO, Miss.--Kosciusko is again applying for a federal grant that could help people who are having trouble affording housing. Mayor Tim Kyle tells Breezynews the city will try again to get the HOME Grant, which is administered by HUD, through the ten planning districts around... Read More.

Did you know that damaging a mailbox is a federal crime?

On Sunday, January 28, 2024, Attala County Deputies received multiple calls from residents of Attala Road 1010 and Attala Road 4116 reporting missing or damaged mailboxes. Deputies discovered more mailboxes that were damaged or missing after arriving to both scenes. ACSO warns that stealing mail, damaging... Read More.

Two Tribal Members Facing Prison for Federal Crimes

FROM THE U-S ATTORNEY'S OFFICE IN JACKSON:   A Red Water man pleaded guilty to assaulting a federal officer, announced U.S. Attorney Darren LaMarca and Special Agent in Charge Jermicha Fomby of the Federal Bureau of Investigation.According to court documents, Errol John, II, 22, assaulted... Read More.

Holmes Tornado Victims May Get Federal Assistance

Governor Reeves is asking for a major disaster declaration after tornadoes hit Mississippi on March 22nd doing more than $1 million in property damage.  The Mississippi Emergency Management Agency says, if the request is approved, storm victims in Holmes County would qualify for individual... Read More.

Mississippi opens qualifying time for federal candidates

Candidates for federal offices can begin filing qualifying papers on Thursday in Mississippi. The state's longest-serving member of Congress, Democratic Rep. Bennie Thompson, confirms that he's seeking another two-year term. The state's three Republican U.S. representatives _ Steven Palazzo, Trent Kelly and Michael Guest are... Read More.