29 weeks 5 days ago
Remote control car enthusiasts in Attala County may soon have a spot to call their own.
The Attala County Board of Supervisors voted last week to allow local R/C racers to use the livestock barn at the Attala County Coliseum for a speedway.
“I blame (racing R/C cars) on my little boy, but I do it because I like it as much as...
34 weeks 6 days ago
The Attala County Board of Supervisors voted Tuesday to move forward with a regional hazard mitigation plan.
The issue was discussed Monday by supervisors and Attala EMA Director Danny Townsend. Supervisors wanted to make sure the regional plan and local plan matched up before moving forward.
“Everybody is together right now,...
42 weeks 6 days ago
The Attala County Board of Supervisors held a special called meeting Tuesday morning to appoint a new constable.
The appointment was necessary after Constable Tony Parks stepped down last week after nearly 10 years on the job.
“The board had to make an appointment because there wasn’t enough time to legally call for a...
43 weeks 6 days ago
Tony Parks, an Attala County constable for nearly 10 years, has resigned from his position.
During the Attala County Board of Supervisors meeting Monday, Parks told members of the board he can no longer serve due to health issues that have become worse in recent months.
“With my back the way it is, I just can’t do it any...
44 weeks 6 days ago
The Attala County Board of Supervisors held a public hearing and special called meeting Monday to approve its 2014 fiscal budget.
The public hearing was to allow residents to speak on a proposed raise in ad valorem tax to cover the budget request of the Attala County School System. No residents attended the hearing, and the board...