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Kosciusko police have arrested Larry L.
A suspect or suspects shot more than 20 rounds from an AK-47 into a home on Attala Road 3057, known as Old Vaiden Road, after midnight Wednesday night.
A second shooting in Kosciusko Wednesday, in which to potential victims were uninjured, is not suspected of being related to the fatal shooting earlier in the day on Highway 43 N in Kosciusko.
The Kosciusko Police Department is looking for Ruben Bell, a 30-year-old black male, and Stephen Adams, a 30-year-old black male, in the fatal shooting of Rodney “Amp” Williams, 31, at 912 North N
The Mississippi Department of Education (MDE) has released statewide results from the 2018-19 Mississippi Academic Assessment Program (MAAP).










Rev. Adam Byrd Hillman, Jr.

Rev. Adam Byrd Hillman, Jr., 85,  passed away peacefully on Friday, July 26, 2019, at his Kosciusko home, surrounded by his family after a lengthy and courageous battle with cancer. Rev. Hillman was born on May 17, 1934, to Lessie and Byrd Hillman, Sr. of Union.



Jeff Harry Dendy

Mr. Jeff Harry Dendy, born on October 1, 1938, in Kosciusko, Mississippi, to the late Mary Mabel Peeler Dendy and the late Waco Wyatt Dendy, passed away at age 80 on July 11, 2019, in Jackson.


Gerald B. Odom

Gerald B. Odom, 70, passed away Wednesday, July 24, 2019, at the Attala Baptist Hospital in Kosciusko, MS. 

Funeral services were Saturday, July 27, at Culpepper Funeral Home Chapel with interment to follow at Center Cemetery in Kosciusko. 


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