Today's Top Stories

The Mississippi High School Activities Association website posts “MHSAA school guidelines for falls sports due to the pandemic.” It begins with a note:
Tromone Bailey of McAdams is the ninth member of the Star-Herald “Top 11 To Watch” to be unveiled.
Ethel High School had a promising 2020 baseball season derailed by the pandemic. The Tigers were 13-1 when the season came to an abrupt end.
Members of the Kosciusko-based Tour D'Attala cycling club pedaled more that the length of the Mississippi River from its source in Minnesota to the Gulf of Mexico -- 2,186 miles – in a virtual rac
The Kosciusko Police Department is now using a live scan fingerprinting system allowing the department to upload suspect fingerprints to searchable state and federal databases.

Sandra Holmes Manning

Mrs. Sandra Holmes Manning, 80, of Madison formerly of Drew, passed away August 9, 2020 at her residence.

Graveside services will be held at 10 a.m. on Tuesday, August 11, at Sallis Cemetery. Dr. Jay Richardson will officiate. 

Bruce McDaniel

Mr. Bruce McDaniel, 74, of McCool, passed away August 5, 2020, at Starkville Manor.

Graveside services were held Saturday, August 8, at Bear Creek Cemetery. Rev. Chet Ferguson officiated.