Five Kosciusko Police Department officers were honored for their service during 2019. Three of the awards, not based on numbers, were decided by a vote of the department’s entire staff. From left are Supervisor of the Year Capt.
Longtime Chancery Clerk Gerry Taylor was celebrated with a farewell reception last Friday afternoon, drawing many former and current local officials to wish him well. Taylor leaves the position after serving 28 years in the role.
Despite frustration expressed by some parents and players affiliated with the Ethel High School Tigers football team, EHS Principal Culley Newman said he will not revisit his decision to dismiss Head Coach Dave McCrory.
The Attala County School Board accepted the resignation of long-time board member Willie Perteet last week. Perteet is leaving the board following his election to the county Board of Supervisors to serve District 4.