Today's Top Stories

A community service and prayer were held at Kosciusko City Hall this morning in celebration of Martin Luther King Jr. Day. 

See more in this weeks edition of The Star-Herald. 

Helping Hands Ministry has a new director filling a position vacated by Pat Rice who retired last October after serving for almost 30 years.

Mack Willie Clark, longtime member of the Attala County School Board, was remembered for his years of service and his contribution to education over a period of 32 Years.

The Kosciusko Whippets (14-3, 1-0) hosted the Louisville Wildcats on Saturday after Friday night’s games were moved due to wintery weather conditions to open Region 4-4A play and came away with a 52-47 win. 

Jacob Peeler, a graduate of Kosciusko and Holmes Community College, has been named the new wide receivers coach at Ole Miss, according to multiple reports.

Two female offenders escaped the Flowood Restitution Center early Tuesday morning, but were captured in Attala County late Tuesday night