Today's Top Stories

In August, Johnnie Florence Johnson of Kosciusko celebrated her 97th birthday at Traveler’s Rest Baptist Church. It is the desire of Dr. Sam WD Johnson, her son, for her remarkable story be told.

With the restoration of her grandparents’ home in Sallis, Paula Van Every has experienced many emotions in the process of preserving the past along with reliving memories of her childhood.

On one level, we are all callous – hardened. Our senses grow dull to stimuli, even stimuli that is beyond spectacular.

The Attala County Board of Supervisors have approved the Fiscal Year 2019 budget.

Head Coach Dave McCrory’s Tigers are not what their 0-4 record suggests.

On Friday, the Tigers lost to Noxapater, 34-13, which is also misleading.

Nine touchdowns, a run-limiting defense and another physical performance by the offensive line, all products of a week’s worth of hard work, led to a 64-34 Trojan defeat of Marshall.

Taking the oath


Elected officials in Attala County were sworn in Wednesday, Dec. 23,  at the Attala County Courthouse. Supervisors sworn in were, above, Kary Ellington, Charles Fancher, Bobby Lindsay, Tim Pinkard and Steven Goss.