Large woods fire in Sallis/McAdams

**updated 11/7/23 7:30 p.m.**Attala Central Fire Chief, Tim Cox says the blaze claimed around 140 acres of grass and woods, a barn, an abandoned trailer, a small shed, and a tractor.Several homes on Attala Rd. 4126 were briefly evacuated as a precaution since the... Read More.

Vehicle lost in fire Sunday in Attala

Attala Central Fire Department responded to reports of a vehicle fire at a residence on Hwy 43 N. near Attala Rd. 3243 just after 6 p.m. on Sunday, October 29th.  The caller was able to put the vehicle, a 2021 Ford Expedition, in neutral... Read More.

Grass fire blazes Thursday in Attala

Attala Central Fire Department was dispatched to a woods and grass fire on Attala Rd. 5213 on Thursday, October 26th at approximately 1:35 p.m.  The woods fire was near a residence but firefighters worked to contain the blaze and kept the home safe.  MS... Read More.

McCool Hosts Yockanookany River Fest This Saturday

The streets of the Town of McCool will come alive this Saturday for the annual Yockanookany River Fest. Enjoy craft vendors, live music, food trucks, health screenings, and a kid zone.  The McCool Volunteer Fire Department will be selling fish plates with all the... Read More.

Fire Danger Upgraded for Portions of Area

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.

Updated: ACFD responds to fire on Attala Rd 4173

Update:  The fire was discovered to be burning behind the home and into the woods.  The outside of the home sustained some damage from the flames melting the the vinyl siding.  The fire also extended into a bedroom and caused some damage, but firefighters... Read More.

Woods Fire, Crash, and More in Attala Thursday

Attala Central Fire Department and Sallis Volunteers responded to a woods fire at the intersection of Attala Road 4015 and Attala Road 4010 just before noon on Thursday, August 17th.  Mississippi Forestry Commission was called out to assist in containing the fire.Kosciusko Police were... Read More.

Sunday Fire at Jacob’s Ladder

  Firefighting is a hot job even on a cold day.  But imagine battling a roaring inferno when the outside temperature is in the triple digits.  That’s what Kosciusko firefighters faced Sunday after a store selling Christian... Read More.

Fire Releasing Toxic Fumes in Kosciusko Monday Night

Kosciusko Police responded to a call on Burdine Road regarding a fire on Monday, July 17th at 11 pm.Officers arrived and found that someone was burning trash that was releasing toxic fumes into the air.Kosciusko Fire Department was notified and arrived shortly afterwards to... Read More.