MISSISSIPPI MUNICIPAL GOVERNMENT WEEK — JANUARY 14-20
Today's Top Stories
Destiny Steen, an 18-year-old black female from Kosciusko, was arrested for possession of marijuana and contempt of court on West Adams Street by Officer Josh Pinkard.
Dec. 19, 2017
Kendrick Barksdale, a 27-year-old black male from Philadelphia, was arrested for aggravated assault by Deputy Jimmy Nunn.
The Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Commemoration Committee of Kosciusko/ Attala County has announced activities scheduled to celebrate the birthday of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
The Whippets and Lady Whippets both fell to Louisville last Friday night by scores of 81-62 and 80-42 respectively. They then traveled to the Houston Shootout on Saturday where the Whippets defeated Smithville 54-51 and the Lady Whippets fell to Houston 60-34. The Whippets
According to Kosciusko Police Chief Herbert Dew, the Christmas Eve shooting at Cannonade Apartments that took the life of Sallis resident Marshall Washington, 37, was the result of a road rage incident.
A barricade has gone up in front of the old Leonard’s building on the south side of the Courthouse Square and workers have begun removing the roof and in preparation for the forthcoming Mississippi Native American Museum.
In their first meeting of the new year, the Attala County Board of Supervisors named a new president and vice president this past Tuesday morning.
Charles Fancher (Beat 2) was appointed board president and Bobby Lindsay (Beat 1) was tabbed as vice-president.