Local Schools to Get Extra $$ Next Year

The new public education funding formula the Legislature approved this year will provide additional money to Mississippi school districts in the 2025 fiscal year.   The amount of increase over current funding varies from district to district.  The Mississippi Student Funding Formula becomes law July... Read More.

Local Educator Vying for America’s Favorite Teacher

Update:  Continue to vote for Lauren Fancher for "America's Favorite Teacher." The Group Top 5 round ends tomorrow.Previous Story:  Lauren Fancher is the 6th Grade Math and Science teacher at Greenlee Elementary in the Attala School District. She submitted an entry into the Reader's... Read More.

Local K-9 Officer, Colby, Receives Ballistic Vest Donation

*Story by Brady's K-9 Fund*Exciting News! The Attala County Sheriff's Office is thrilled to announce that Brady's K9 Fund has generously donated a ballistic vest for the department's four legged officer, K9 Colby!Brady's K9 is passionate about supporting our four-legged officers who work tirelessly... Read More.

Local teams to begin postseason play this weekend

Several local baseball and softball teams will begin postseason play this week. Kosciusko baseball, Kosciusko softball, Ethel baseball, and Ethel softball will all host playoff games Friday, April 19. Kosciusko baseball is the #1 seed in the Region 3-4A will... Read More.

Local students make nationals for podcast competition

Two local students are headed to a national competition for their podcast. Kirsten and Kielan, students from the Kosciusko Attala Career Tech Center, qualified for the Technology Student Association National Conference for their performance in the state competition. The duo... Read More.