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.

Kosciusko Truck Thief Arrested Friday

Attala Communications issued an alert regarding the theft of a white Ford truck from Baptist Hospital Attala on Friday evening.Attala Deputies pursued the vehicle and made contact in the McAdams area. The chase didn't reach high speeds, most likely due to inclement weather.The Mississippi... Read More.

Home claimed in fire Friday in Attala

Attala County Fire Department (ACFD) was called to a fire on Attala Rd. 4101/Boyds Crossing on the afternoon of Friday, March 22, 2024.ACFD Chief, Tim Cox says the fire is believed to have started in the master bedroom of the home.The house is a... Read More.


Kosciusko School District: No classes Friday

The Kosciusko School District will not have classes Friday, Jan. 19 due to hazardous road conditions. Thursday afternoon, the school sent the following release to media:Due to anticipated road conditions and concern for the safety of our students, staff, and parents,... 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.