Ryan Louis Steen, 21, will serve 20 years in a Mississippi prison after pleading guilty to manslaughter in a May 16, 2019, shooting that resulted in the death of a local woman. The incident occurred at 13644 Highway 12 West around 12:45 a.m.
As county officials evaluate five proposals from companies seeking the four-year contract to provide local ambulance services, leadership from Baptist Memorial Hospital-Attala lamented how long it takes MedStat, the current provider, to get patients transferred for care elsew
Representatives of the National Weather Service last week presented Kosciusko weather watcher Jim Dendy with the John Campanius Holm Award, an honor provided to only 12 of the nation’s 8,000 weather watchers each year. Each has served for at least 20 years.
A federal grand jury has returned a first degree murder indictment against Roland Mitchell Dampeer in the shooting death of Sherry Ingold, a rural postal delivery worker delivering mail along Highway 35 in Hesterville on Jan. 16, 2020.
House Bill 1369 and Senate Bill 2606, currently before the Mississippi legislature, would give local government entities the option to publish their public notices on free, government-maintained websites rather than in local newspapers.
Charity Ball is the biggest fundraising event held by Junior Auxiliary and the proceeds help fund all of the organization’s projects for the upcoming year. The goal of Junior Auxiliary is to better the lives of children within Attala County.