BBB Explains Kosy Police Scam

It might sound odd that a conman claiming to be with the police department has been telling people in Kosciusko they could avoid arrest by paying a fine with gift cards.  But the phone scam is nothing new.   The Better Business Bureau of Mississippi... Read More.

Assault warrant yields drugs, cash, and guns in Kosy

A warrant served recently at a residence on Landrum St. yielded drugs, cash, and guns.Kosciusko Police went to the home on Landrum St. to serve a domestic aggravated assault warrant to Korthel Wilson on Sunday, December 31st.  While Wilson was being taken into custody,... Read More.

Lower Fire Rating Means Insurance Savings in Kosy

Fire ratings are a lot like golf scores.  The lower the number, the better.  And Kosciusko's fire rating has gone down.  It's now a five.  And Fire Chief Duane Burdine says it puts the city in good company...."We're the same as Madison, Pearl, Canton,... Read More.

Orchestra President Previews Kosy Concert

A big concert for a small town.  The Mississippi Symphony Orchestra performs in Kosciusko Thursday night."We feel it's very, very important to expose as many people as we can to the joy of music and experiencing the music, live music, high quality live music... Read More.

City of Kosciusko Considers New Dog Ordinance

After several incidents involving dangerous animals, the City of Kosciusko is working on a new dog ordinance.Mayor Tim Kyle says, in order to keep the community safe, the updated regulations are necessary.The new ordinance incorporates parts of the previous ordinance along with some recent... Read More.

Crash in Kosy Sends One to Hospital

Wednesday, December 7, 2022At 1:30 pm, Kosciusko Police and EMS were dispatched to a two-vehicle crash on Veterans Memorial Drive in front of Walmart. One person was transported to the hospital for injuries sustained in the crash.At 6:52 pm, officers responded to a... Read More.

Kosy Firefighter Graduates State Fire Academy

Firefighter Cole Henson of the Kosciusko Fire Department is making a difference and has graduated with Class 199 from the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) 1001 Firefighter I-II course held at the Mississippi State Fire Academy in Jackson.This intense seven-week course includes online, classroom,... Read More.

Kosy Mayor Attends Meredith Commemoration

Kosciusko Mayor Tim Kyle is impressed with the way that Ole Miss is commemorating the 60th anniversary of James Meredith's enrollment as the university's first Black student.Kyle and his wife were in Oxford Wednesday night as Meredith's special guests at a dinner at Chancellor... Read More.

Kosy Kid Zone coming to Whippet football games

The Kosciusko WHippets will debut the Kosy Kid Zone during the Homecoming game this Friday night.It will be located in the area behind the north end zone of Landrum Field. The cost of a Kid Zone wrist band will be $5. Please bring exact... Read More.

Disturbances and Crashes in Kosy

Monday, September 12, 20229:42 a.m. – Kosciusko Police responded to a call reporting a disturbance in progress at a residence on 2nd Avenue.12:05 p.m. – Kosciusko Police and Kosciusko Fire Department were called to the parking lot of Adams Grocery on Hwy 12... Read More.