With the recent transfer of prisoners to a Carthage facility and the closing of the Attala County Jail, the Attala County Sheriff’s headquarters has been relocated.
Tribute was paid to the late Sisters Paula Merritt and Margaret Held with the dedication and blessing of a monument at Freedom Park in Durant last Saturday.
Attala County Relay for Life has been rescheduled for Friday, June 16, and will be held at the park adjacent to Renasant Bank across from Kosciusko City Hall. The event was originally planned for last week but was cancelled because of bad weather.
Helping Hands annual Mother’s Day tea-luncheon held Friday at Williamsville Baptist Church brought in $1,753 which goes into the operation of the ministry.
Tickets, a silent auction and sale of refurbished jewelry raised the funds.