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Just as the city of Ethel wraps up Main Street sidewalk construction funded by a Mississippi Department of Transportation grant, Mayor Gwen Sims has learned the city will receive a $505,000 housin
Imagine going to bed after telling your three children good night, only to awake in a smoke-filled house.
STEAM, a science program held last Saturday by the Kosciusko School District allowed children in grades one through three to get hands-on experience working with five different science concepts.
The 68th annual French Camp Harvest Festival hosted on the campus of French Camp Academy in its 19th century historic village experienced beautiful weather and a respectable turnout on Saturday, O
West Lauderdale’s rushing attack gashed Kosciusko for 273 yards last Thursday as the Knights picked up a 41-7 road victory.

Mark H. Donald

Mark H. Donald, 65, passed away from this life on Sept. 21, 2019, at his home in Harrison, Arkansas.

A Celebration of Life service will be held at 10:30 a.m., October 12, at First United Methodist Church, Goodman.

Arthur Ellis Burrell

Arthur “Hambone” Ellis Burrell, 84, of Edgewood, formerly of Walnut Grove, passed away on Friday, Sept. 27, 2019. Born on May 3, 1935, in Goodman, he was the son of the late Lillie & James Burrell.

Bettye Jean Errington

Bettye Jean Errington, 83, passed away Monday, Sept. 23, 2019, in Greenbrier, Arkansas. Funeral services were Thursday, Sept. 26, at Culpepper Funeral Home Chapel with interment following at Liberty Chapel Cemetery in Ethel. 

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Sept. 29, 1994

Gov. and Mrs. Kirk Fordice greeted people at the Kosciusko-Attala County Vocational Center on Monday. The governor was in town to announce the opening of a new plant, Electrical Cord Sets.