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Elizabeth A. Cain, 30, a white female from Sallis, MS, has been arrested was charged with accessory after the fact to aggravated assault.

The fourth-grade Quest class at Kosciusko Upper Elementary School performed a comical adaptation of “Beauty and the Beast” for students, teachers and their parents.

Good, but could have been better was Ethel head football coach Dave McCrory’s assessment of his team’s play in jamboree scrimmages with Choctaw Central and Noxapater that concluded spring...

Suspended KPD Investigator Greg Collins will return to the force as a lieutenant in the next few weeks, according to Mayor Jimmy Cockroft.

Ryan Steen, 21, was arrested by Winston County Sheriff’s deputies at the Louisville Walmart following the shooting of a female victim in Attala County in the early hours of Thursday morning.

Following internal moves by Kosciusko High School Principal Cory Blaylock and Middle Elementary Principal Chris Terry, the district wound up needing to fill the leadership positions in three of...

Susie Minshew Foster

Susie Minshew Foster, 56, passed away Thursday, May 23, 2019, in Jackson, MS.

Memorial services are at 6 p.m. on Tuesday, May 28, at Culpepper Funeral Home in Kosciusko.

Visitation will begin at 5 p.m. that day at Culpepper Funeral Home.

911 calls 052319


12:28 am, Hwy 12W, Med call, EMS, KPD

5:09 pm, AR 3057, Kosy, Med call, EMS

9:16 pm, Hwy 14E & Hwy 19S, Kosy, MVA, ASO, ACFD

11:57 pm, Hwy 12W, Sallis, MVA, ASO


9:26 am, Hwy 35N, Carmack, MVA, ASO, ACFD, MHP

City arrests 052319

On 5-06-2019, William R. Sharp, a 46-year-old w/m from Ovett, was arrested for suspended driver’s license, no proof of insurance and speeding on Highway 35 North by Officer Robert Overby.