Nancy Green

4 weeks 5 days ago
Keith Wood came to Kosciusko from Mayfield, Ky., Tuesday morning with an entourage of animals to educate, entertain and inspire. His presentation of animals was a part of the Attala County Library Summer Reading Program following the theme, “Fizz, Boom, Read.” First to make an appearance in the show was an amphibian, Big Mac the...
6 weeks 5 days ago
Participants in the Attala County Library Summer Reading Program were treated to a performance by the Mississippi Puppet Arts Theatre under the direction of Peter Zapletal. The theatre is part of the Mississippi Arts Commission artist roster. Zapletal, who is a graduate of the Academy of the Performing Arts in Prague, travels across the United...
7 weeks 5 days ago
The resignation of Greenlee Elementary School Principal Lilia Fisher was accepted at a Thursday meeting of the Attala County School Board. In her letter to the board Fisher said, “I appreciate the opportunity I have had to work as principal at Greenlee Elementary School. At this time I feel compelled to move on in my career.”...
8 weeks 5 days ago
This portrait of Gordon D. Boyd, an ancestor of James Boyd, now hangs in Boyd’s Drug Store following its purchase by the Kosciusko pharmacist at the recent auction of furnishings of the Kelly-Jones-Ivey house. The portrait was in the home when the Iveys purchased the house from the Jones family. Gordon Boyd became an influential citizen of...
8 weeks 5 days ago
The Friday night graduation of Courtney Ashmore, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Ken Ashmore II of Kosciusko, prompted a reunion of former 82nd Airborne buddies. Ken’s dad, Ken Ashmore Sr. of Oakland, also a former member of the 82nd Airborne, joined them. Showing their flag as Courtney prepared to march to Landrum Field with her classmates...
9 weeks 5 days ago
Public Service Commissioner Brandon Presley, Attala County officials and Atmos Energy broke ground Tuesday morning on one of the first natural gas expansion projects funded by the pioneering approach of the commissoion to job creation and economic development through access to natural gas service.  With the groundbreaking, Attala...
9 weeks 5 days ago
  Seniors at area high schools have and will be accepting their diplomas at graduation ceremonies this week. Here is graduation information for schools in the Kosciusko area: Ethel High School First diplomas to be handed out in Attala County will take place at 6 p.m. Friday at Ethel High School. Chelsea LouAnn McElroy is...
9 weeks 5 days ago
At the May 12 meeting of the board of trustees of the Kosciusko School District, a number of personnel matters were on the agenda. Resignations were accepted from Jemmye Ann Helms, Xochie Doty, Corley Clark, Katie Spiers, Nikki Mooney, Bryant Thomas, Austin Wilbanks and Sandra Shivers. Hiring was approved for Tamara Faulkner, Anthony Johnson...
10 weeks 5 days ago
Code Red Weather Warning is now available to the residents of Attala County, a service provided by the Attala County Board of Supervisors and the Kosciusko-Attala County Emergency Management. The service will give warning of a tornado, severe thunderstorm and flash flooding, according to Danny Townsend, Emergency Management Director. There...
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