Former Kosciusko Mayor Added to Speaker White’s Staff

JACKSON, Miss.--Former Kosciusko mayor Jimmy Cockroft has been made part of new Speaker of the House Jason White's staff. According to a news release from White's camp, Cockroft will serve as a legislative assistant.White, who represents parts of Attala, Holmes, Leake and Carroll counties,... Read More.

Kosciusko Rotary Club hosting Coat Drive

The Rotary Club of Kosciusko is having a coat drive this winter with a goal of collecting 400 coats.Lightly worn or new coats can be dropped off at the Michelle Nicholson State Farm office on the east side of the Kosciusko square or at... Read More.

KPD Investigating Second Shooting in a Week

Updated (11/30/23):A drive-by shooting occurred in Kosciusko on the evening of Wednesday, November 29, 2023.  The call went out to officers at approximately 6:30 p.m. stating there had been a drive-by shooting at a home on Northview Drive.The homeowner told officers they heard approximately... Read More.