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The Kosciusko Police Department is now using a live scan fingerprinting system allowing the department to upload suspect fingerprints to searchable state and federal databases.
A Kosciusko woman faces up to 84 years in prison and $2.25 million in fines following indictments handed down by federal Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) and the federal Department of Jus
Matt Tucker, director of Helping Hands Ministries, recently picked up a van-load of canned and dried goods collected by Crestivew Church.
The Attala County Summer Library Program concluded on July 19, 2020. This year’s theme was Imagine Your Story. 
On any Friday or Saturday at the Attala County Farmer’s Market, shoppers can find a variety of produce, meats, and canned or baked goods.

Frank Hurst

Louis Franklin “Frank” Hurst, 77, of Kosciusko, passed away Tuesday, July 18, 2020, at Baptist Hospital – Desoto.  

Charles Ray Pierce

Charles Ray Pierce, 89, passed away Saturday, August 1, 2020, at the Martha Jo Leslie State Veterans Home in Kosciusko. Graveside services will be at 11 a.m. on Monday, August 3, Parkway Cemetery with Rev. Doug Pierce officiating. 

Pollyanna Cain McMillan

Mrs. Pollyanna Cain McMillan, 76, of Sallis, passed away July 29, 2020, at UMMC in Jackson.

Graveside services will be held at 2 p.m . on Sunday, August 2, at Harmonia Cemetery. Rev. David Cain will officiate.

Annie Florence Boone

Florence Boone, 85, passed away on Tuesday, July 28, 2020, at the Holmes County Long Term Care Center in Durant, MS.

Graveside services are at 4 p.m. on Friday, July 31 2020, at the Boone Family Cemetery in Vaiden, MS. 

No visitation was scheduled.



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