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22 hours 11 min ago
The Kosciusko Whippets dropped one Region 4 contest last week to Leake Central 49-39, won one against Noxubee County 47-45 on Friday and were crushed by non-disrict foe Pearl 76-39 on Saturday.  This pushed the Kosy’s record to 15-4 overall and 3-2 in region play.   In last Tuesday night’s game with the Leake Central...
22 hours 30 min ago
The life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. was celebrated in Kosciusko Monday with a prayer service in front of city hall and a program at the junior high. The theme for the local celebrations was “The Dream Marces on: Non-violence, the Most Potent Weapon.” The day opened with pray from Pastor Marvin Myles Jr. and singing...
22 hours 32 min ago
A Kosciusko High School senior was recently named Youth of the Year for the second-straight year by the Oprah Winfrey Boys and Girls Club of Kosciusko-Attala County. Biancca Ball, 18, said she is excited about the opportunity to go back to compete for the state youth of the year title again after finishing third last year. “I feel like...
22 hours 34 min ago
DNow (Discipleship Now) involved approximately 300 Attala County youth in a weekend retreat. Theme was “The Old Has Gone – New Creation – The New is Here.”  The sessions were coordinated by youth pastors from churches of the area. They were Brian Adams, First Baptist; Trey Owens, First Presbyterian; Stuart Reese,...
6 days 22 hours ago
MCADAMS––The McAdams Bulldogs came into Friday night’s contest seeking their second victory of the year when they played the Ethel Tigers, coming away with a 78-62 victory in the Region 6 contest.  The Bulldogs quickly took the lead in the first quarter, 17-9, and led 34-28 at the half after a 19-point outburst from Ethel...
6 days 22 hours ago
MCADAMS––The McAdams Lady Bulldogs came into Friday night’s contest looking to improve upon their 13-3 record and came away with the win 77-37.  This pushed the Lady Bulldogs to 14-3 overall and 3-0 in Region 6.  The Lady Bulldogs put the game away early, taking a 24-2 first quarter lead.  The Lady Bulldogs...
6 days 22 hours ago
The Kosciusko Whippet soccer team hosted Florence on Friday and won the contest 3-2, advancing into the playoffs with a probable match against New Albany on January 27.  The Whippets to an early lead by pulling ahead 2-0 in the first half with Alan Vasquez scoring the first goal and Jacob Edwards scoring the next one with an assist from...
6 days 22 hours ago
Plans for continued restoration of the Strand Theater will soon be on the drawing board following action taken by the Kosciusko Mayor and Board of Aldermen at the Tuesday night meeting. The board agreed to hire Architect Belinda Stewart on an hourly basis to draw plans that will allow the restoration to continue in phases as funds are...
6 days 22 hours ago
A large crowd of family and friends attended the Monday night meeting of the Kosciusko City School Board to support Andrea Myers who was sworn in as the newest member of the board. Myers was recently appointed to the school board by the Kosciusko Board of Aldermen. She will continue the term of Kim Williams who stepped down from the school...
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