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1 week 6 days ago
Kosciusko police have arrested one person in connection with a shooting incident that took place in the parking lot of the Kosciusko McDonald's Wednesday night. The shooting, which left no one injured, took place around 9:30 p.m. Cedric Huffman, 24, of Kosciusko was arrested Thursday by KPD Investigator Mark Hill and charged with...
2 weeks 23 hours ago
First Lady Deborah Bryant not only read a story, but also she emphasized obeying the Golden Rule and making school a fun time during her visit to Greenlee Elementary School Thursday morning, Aug. 28. With the visit, she was continuing her “Read Across Mississippi” initiative by making Attala the 52nd county in which she has read a...
2 weeks 23 hours ago
Sen. Thad Cochran (R-Mississippi) spent a short time in Kosciusko Thursday as he continued his campaign for re-election. Cochran was greeted by a full house at Rib Alley, a restaurant in downtown Kociusko. The senator spent time shaking hands and speaking to people in the restaurant before sitting down for a glass of sweet tea with Kosciusko...
2 weeks 23 hours ago
William Walter Dodd, the first representative from Attala County in the Mississippi Legislature, was a very prominent plantation owner.  The William Dodd Cemetery is located on the old Dodd home place five miles south of Kosciusko off Highway 35.  Having the notoriety of naming the town of Kosciusko after Polish General Tadeusz...
2 weeks 1 day ago
“It ain’t over ‘til it’s over,” is a phrase that is often used in the context of a sporting event, but it rarely comes to fruition when there is less than two minutes left in the contest and the opposing quarterback has his team in victory formation.  That was exactly the scenario that took place in Kosciusko...
2 weeks 1 day ago
After putting their 31 game slide to rest against West Oktibbeha in week one with a resounding 56-28 blasting of the Wolves, the Bulldogs won big again with a 43-16 thrashing of the East Oktibbeha Titans to push their season record and region record to 2-0 on the year. “We were blessed to play another great ball game, but had to go...
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2 weeks 6 days ago
The City of Kosciusko was named as the No. 7 safest city in Mississippi in a study released Thursday by a national organization. Safe Choice Security released the list after consulting with 2013 FBI Crime Data for more than 100 cities in Mississippi. The group compared property crimes and violent crimes to come up with a list of the 14 safest...
2 weeks 6 days ago
The home of Clay and Summer Ferguson was destroyed by fire on Tuesday morning. A report of a fire at the home, located in the Tracewood subdivision near Kosciusko, was called in around 7 a.m. Attala County Fire and Rescue was in charge of the scene, while the Kosciusko Fire Department also responded to the blaze. According to reports, the fire...
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