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4 weeks 3 days ago
A group from Springdale Baptist Church has returned from a mission trip to Oaxaca, Mexico. The group worked with on-site missionary Jeff Holman and wife Leisa. He is a former youth minister at First Baptist Church of Kosciusko. During the week they conducted Bible Schools and parenting classes. They ministered at an orphanage and at Mountain...
4 weeks 4 days ago
EDITOR’S NOTE: This is the sixth in an 8-part series highlighting the elite football players in the area who encompass leadership, athleticism and game-changing abilities for their teams in 2014.  The players are taken from the rosters of high school teams in Attala, Choctaw and Holmes counties and are nominated by their coaches....
4 weeks 4 days ago
After running through district play recently by outscoring their opponents 56-3, the Kosy AAA All-Stars traveled to Mendenhall to play in the Dixie Youth AAA State Tournament.  The Stars defeated Lawrence County 7-6, Indianola 11-1 and McComb National 11-5 before taking their first loss to Pascagoula on July 21, 9-7.  The Stars...
5 weeks 4 days ago
5 weeks 4 days ago
The annual sports challenge at the Central Mississippi Fair has been renamed as the Community Sports Challenge in an effort to get more participants. The event, formerly known as the Corporate Sports Challenge, is now open to any civic organization, small business or church group. “This is definitely a community friendly event and we...
5 weeks 4 days ago
Officials with the United States Postal Service spoke to Ethel residents Thursday concerning changing the hours at the Ethel Post Office. State postal officials said as long as Postmaster Van Cain remains in his position that hours will remain the same until Jan. 10, 2015. At that time, or if Cain leaves for any reason, the post office will...
5 weeks 4 days ago
For hundreds of youngsters from throughout Mississippi, Attala County has been the destination for spending a portion of their vacations from school. Central Hills Baptist Retreat in the Springdale Community is the attraction and host for a time of Bible study, worship and recreation. “It has been an awesome summer,” said Camp...
5 weeks 4 days ago
EDITOR’S NOTE: This is the fifth in an 8-part series highlighting the elite football players in the area who encompass leadership, athleticism and game-changing abilities for their teams in 2014.  The players are taken from the rosters of high school teams in Attala, Choctaw and Holmes counties and are nominated by their coaches....
5 weeks 4 days ago
The Kosciusko O-Zone All-Stars hosted the Dixie Youth State Tournament with a trip to the World Series in Lexington, SC, on the line.  Tournament play was rained out Friday night and was resumed on Saturday.  The Kosy Stars played McComb in game one and lost the contest 4-1 before defeating Indianola 10-4 Saturday evening.  The...
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