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.


Wildfire Danger Extends Through Friday

With no rain forecast, the threat of wildfires will continue across Mississippi through Friday.  The National Weather Service has expanded its Level-1 "limited" threat to cover the entire local area.   Low humidity and gusty winds will combine with the continued drought to create favorable... Read More.


Active Friday night for Attala authorities

Between security detail and traffic control for the KHS Whippets football contest with Winona High School, Attala County authorities and the Kosciusko Police Department had an active night.  Calls were answered by both the ACSO and KPD that ranged from parking lot disturbances to... Read More.


Man Charged in Friday Stabbing in Kosciusko

Christopher Moore has been charged with aggravated domestic violence after stabbing a woman.Kosciusko Police were dispatched to Hillview Drive for a possible stabbing just after 2:30 pm on Friday, May 26, 2023.  When officers arrived, they found a female victim with stab wounds on... Read More.

Friday Storms Cause Power Outages

A combination of morning storms and gusty winds blew down trees and power lines across the state Friday.   As of noon, almost 44,000 outages were being reported including 1,758 in Attala County, 1,586 in Leake County and 347 in Neshoba County.   By 9 pm... Read More.