Work is progressing on the replacement of a bridge and box bridge north of Kosciusko..That bridge is located on Hwy 35 north approximately one mile past the former Sugar Creek Store.Earthwork is underway, and piling work will begin on the detour road soon.“It is... Read More.
Attala Central Fire Department, Attala Deputies, MS Hwy Patrol, and EMS were dispatched to Hwy 35 North near Attala Road 3047/Britt Rd on Friday, June 9th, 2023 for a one vehicle wreck.Three were transported to Baptist Memorial Hospital-Attala after a vehicle crashed and flipped,... Read More.
The weather couldn't hold them back forever. The Kosciusko Lady Whippets softball team played host to a familiar nemesis in the Lady Knights of West Lauderdale Friday night.The Knights scored two runs in the top of the first. They added five runs in the... Read More.
The Kosciusko Lady Whippets will face a division rival for the North State Championship.For the 3rd year in a row, the team will face West Lauderdale with a spot in the 4A State Championship on the line.Game one of the series will be played... Read More.
The Lady Whippets traveled to Corinth and played the Lady Warriors in their ongoing march towards the championship.The Lady Warriors had pulled ahead by two until the Whippets tied it up in the top of the sixth, 2-2. After seven, tie game: Extra inning!The... Read More.
A tornado which hit Pontotoc County early Saturday has left one person dead and four others injured. And there's been damage across Mississippi, some of it at the Cooper Tire plant in Tupelo. The National Weather Service confirmed several tornadoes as they moved through... Read More.
On Tuesday at 3:14am, there was a report of a pickup truck rolled over in the ditch on Hwy 35 north of Hesterville. Injuries and entrapment were unknown. Officers and EMS were dispatched. Arriving on scene, officers found no entrapment with the driver out... Read More.
On Monday at 1:34pm, KPD was requested to North Huntington Apartments for a disturbance in which there was said to be a gun involved. A subject was quickly taken into custody.At 2:15pm, there was a report of a minor fender bender at an off... Read More.
On Wednesday at 4:44pm, officers were requested to Cannonade for one resident physically threatening another.At 6:27pm, a deputy was requested to Attala Road 4216 to have someone removed from their property.At 8:54pm, deputies were requested to the power plant in McAdams for an unknown... Read More.
On Thursday at 5:49pm, deputies were called to Attala Road 3122 for a Breaking and Entering.At 8:02pm, a caller requested deputies patrol Hwy 35 N after hearing gunshots near Carmack Community Center.At 9:11pm, deputies were requested to a residence on Hwy 12 east of... Read More.
The heat advisory for much of Mississippi including the local area has been extended through Thursday and an excessive heat warning has been posted for the Delta and the northern part of the state. Increasing humidity and temperatures in the 90s are expected to... Read More.