The decision by the Mississippi High School Activities Association Executive Committee to go ahead with the fall athletic season, albeit with a two-week delay, was good news for coaches. But there was a downside.
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While French Camp head football coach Nathan Wright says he understands the decision by the MHSAA, he said losing the two games the Panthers had to cancel was disappointing.
Millard E. Ferguson, 86, of Ethel, passed away July 20, 2020, at Anderson Regional Hospital.
Sanford Lamar Bailey, Jr., son of Dr. and Mrs. S. Lamar Bailey, Sr., passed away at the Brandon Court Nursing Home on Wednesday, July 15, after a long illness. He was 79 years old.
Dr. Jack Elia, Jr., D.C., 83, of Greenwood, formerly of Winona, was born in Arkansas on September 11, 1936, to Jack and Ailene Mosley Elia. He was a chiropractor, and practiced for 60 years until his health declined.
William Roby, 94, passed away Friday, July 17, 2020, at the Mississippi State Veterans Home in Kosciusko. A graveside service will be held at Parkway Cemetery in Kosciusko on Friday, July 24, at 10 a.m.
Marvin Burchfield, at the age of 86, went to be with the Lord on Saturday, July 18, 2020, at Highland Home in Ridgeland, MS.
He was born in Ethel, MS, on January 25, 1934, the son of the late Walker G. Burchfield and Aretta A. Rone Burchfield.
After careful consideration and concerns regarding the health and safety of our vendors, volunteers, and attendees, the Kosciusko-Attala Partnership has made the difficult decision to cancel the 2020 Natchez Trace Festival scheduled for September 18 &19 in downtown Kosciu
Attala County Sheriff Tim Nail reports that on July 15, his department received information that a suspect in an attempted murder in Baton Rouge, LA, was located in Attala County.
Bernard Triplett Landrum, Jr, 87, passed away July 15, 2020 at St. Dominic Hospital in Jackson. Private graveside services will be 11 a.m. Saturday in the Parkway Cemetery. Rev. James Young and Rev. Larry Harvey will officiate.