Today's Top Stories

Gov. Tate Reeves has decided to remove  Attala County from the list of counties required to wear masks in public places.
There will be no Dixie Youth sports this year.
Ike Wiggins arrived at the Mississippi State Veterans Home in Kosciusko in 2008 and remained there until his death on May 12, 2020.
With the thrift shop that generates a significant portion of its revenue closed for the foreseeable future and community needs growing, Helping Hands is in need of a helping hand or two itself.
The family and friends of the late Henry Lee Riley are proud to serve the community by supporting young community leaders with a $500 college scholarship per graduate.

Steve Shaw

Steve Shaw, 67, passed away Sunday, May 24, 2020, at his residence in Attala County.

Funeral services were Tuesday, May 26, graveside at Seneasha Cemetery. No public visitation was planned.

Della Brooks Curtis

Della Brooks Curtis, 75, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, May 19, 2020, at the Attala County Nursing Home in Kosciusko, MS. 

Graveside services will be at 4:30 p.m. on Friday, May 22, at Shady Grove Cemetery in Attala County, MS. Rev. Larry Harvey will officiate.

Frances Bryant Thompson

Frances Mae Bryant Thompson, 92, passed away May 1, 2020, at the Attala County Nursing Home in Kosciusko, MS. 

A graveside service was held Sunday, May 3, at 2 p.m. in Parkway Cemetery, Kosciusko, with Elihue Thompson officiating.

Sicily McBride Sims

Sicily Sims, 80, of Arab, Alabama, passed away peacefully on Monday, May 18, 2020.

She was born on August 21, 1939, in Goodman. She married David E. Sims in 1958 and was a faithful wife of 61 years and a loving mother.