Friday Fire Handled Easily, Several Other Fires Reported

McCOOL, Miss.-A Friday afternoon fire was contained quickly by volunteer firefighters in Attala County. The fire was discovered just after 5 p.m. near Carson Ridge on Hwy. 411, according to radio traffic.Initially several trucks were dispatched. The first firefighters on the scene reported the... Read More.

Multiple fires, a crash, and more in Attala on Friday

Attala Central Fire Department responded to reports of a grass fire on Attala Rd. 2213 off Industrial Park Rd. at 11:33 a.m. on Friday, December 15, 2023.  Firefighters worked quickly to extinguish the flames.Kosciusko Fire Department was dispatched to a home on Aponaug Rd.... Read More.

Fires and Disturbances Reported Wednesday in Attala

On Wednesday, December 6 at 9:45 a.m., Kosciusko Fire Department and Kosciusko Police were alerted to a grass fire on Heald St. that was near a shed.  The fire was quickly extinguished.At 11:16 a.m., Kosciusko Police were called to Dollar General on Veteran’s Memorial... Read More.

Many fires reported in Attala over the weekend

Firefighters in Attala County were busy this weekend with several woods and grass fires.County Fire Chief, Tim Cox tells Breezy News that they were dispatched to 6 calls for woods and grass fires.  Firefighters were able to extinguish all the blazes without requesting assistance... Read More.

Fires Top 1,000 Across MS

Current burn bans (Source: MFC)  The number of wildfires in Mississippi since Aug. 1 has climbed above a thousand with over 16,000 acres burned threatening almost 2,000 structures.  The Mississippi Forestry Commission is urging the public to continue paying attention to local burn bans because... Read More.

Fires Blaze During the Burn Ban in Attala

Attala and Kosciusko firefighters were called to many fires on Monday, September 11th despite the current burn ban, which is in effect until October 1st.Kosciusko Fire Department was alerted to fires burning within the city limits at least twice.  Once at 6:12 p.m. on... Read More.

Multiple Woods Fires in Attala Recently

Attala Central Fire Department, Providence Volunteers, and Ethel Volunteers responded to reports of a woods fire on Attala Road 5210 just before 4 p.m. on Wednesday, August 30th.  No homes or other structures were in danger of catching on fire, though the flames burned... Read More.