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Officials with the Kosciusko School District have seen a need in recent years to provide more resources to area parents. As a result of that need, a new facility has been opened by the school board, which will provide additional support for parents and students. The KSD Parent Resource Center is located at 301 East Jefferson Street in downtown...
5 weeks 1 day ago
The Attala Historical Society and the Kosciusko Tourism Promotional Council will host a Candlelight Tour of Historic Homes and Structures in Kosciusko, Dec. 5, from 5 until 8 p.m. The tour will feature three historical homes and one historical inn near and around the Courthouse Square and will include a time of caroling and refreshments at the...
5 weeks 1 day ago
Johnnie Lou Johnson Yakstis, registrar of the Copiah Chapter of the National Society Daughters of the American Revolution, presented an educational program on Tadeusz (Thaddeus) Kosciuszko, "The Peasant Prince," based on the biography by Alex Storozynski.   The presentation was recently given during her chapter meeting in Copiah...
5 weeks 1 day ago
FOREST––The Kosciusko Whippets hit the road for the first time in 2014 with a bitter taste in their mouths left over from the 27-14 loss last week to the 6A Grenada Chargers.  Many missed opportunities left the Whippets with the mindset that they very easily could have been 4-0 instead of the 3-1, which is the record they took...
5 weeks 1 day ago
The Lady Whippets upped their season record over the last week to 8-5 with victories over Louisville and Ethel.  The Lady Whippets amassed 29 hits and 22 runs over that two-game span, beating Louisville 12-2 and Ethel 10-6. Kelbe Logan got the start for the Lady Whippets against Louisville and gave up only two runs to the Lady Wildcats...
5 weeks 1 day ago
The Ethel Lady Tigers went 1-1 over the past week to raise their record to 9-6 on the season.  On Thursday they traveled to West Lowndes and won the contest 12-0 before falling at home to Kosciusko on Monday night 10-6.  In the contest with West Lowndes, Brooklyn Whitman and Shelby Lindsay led off the game with back-to-back hits to...
6 weeks 2 hours ago
Bids for a new Attala County Jail were opened last week, and county officials voted Monday to reject all of them. The Attala County Board of Supervisors rejected all of the bids after they came in much higher than officials were expecting. Five businesses turned in bids on the contract with all of them being near $6 million. “We just...
6 weeks 3 hours ago
The Kosciusko-Attala Development Corporation held its annual banquet Thursday at the Attala County Coliseum. Officials said around 150 people attended the meeting, which featured entertainment by Yazoo City blues artist Jesse Robinson and was headlined by motivational speaker Jack McCall, who challenged those at the event to continue to work...
6 weeks 22 hours ago
GOODMAN — Jim Haffey, a Kosciusko resident, was named the new president of Holmes Community College during a press conference Thursday morning. Haffey grew up in the Ebenezer community of Holmes County. He is the ninth president of the Goodman-based college. Haffey is a HCC graduate and has worked for the school for 11 years in many...
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