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3 days 7 hours ago
Dr. Edward Bryant, who is completing 31 years of practicing family medicine in Kosciusko, was recently honored at a retirement reception. However, because he plans to “fill in” at Trace Medical Clinic, the prefix “semi” should probably precede that title. The Trace Medical Clinic staff held the reception in the Welcome...
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Donations given several years ago by Kosciusko residents to help with a safe water project in Africa have indirectly helped one young African girl recently graduate college. Kosciusko resident Sherri Buchanan went to the Samburu District in north-central Kenya in July 2005 as a part of an Earthwatch.org Communities (Water and Wildlife) Project...
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The 105th Central Mississippi Fair drew more than 5000 people to Kosciusko Aug. 13-16. Fair organizers met last week for a wrap-up meeting to discuss the success of the 2014 fair. Greg Cooper, vice president of economic development for the Kosciusko-Attala Development Corporation, said the fair attendance was a little down from last year,...
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Downtown Kosciusko has a new beauty spot, the Pocket Park on East Jefferson Street. Two burned out buildings have been transformed into a perfect place for having a sack lunch or brief time to relax when the weather permits. Main Street is responsible for the transformation under the leadership of its president, G.G. Holmes. The Pocket Park is...
4 days 6 hours ago
ETHEL––In the five contests played against the Ethel Tigers since 2009, the McAdams Bulldogs had lost three. They last won 38-6 during the 2010 season.  After that 2010 victory, the Bulldogs began a nosedive that included a 31-game losing streak and three straight blowout losses to the Ethel Tigers.  Enter the 2014 season...
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The Kosciusko Whippets are now 3-0 after defeating the Newton County Cougars (1-2) 30-7 last Friday night.  The Whippets led the Cougars 7-0 after one quarter of play and took a 21-0 lead into the half.  After the intermission, the Whippets went to work on the Cougars once again by building a 30-0 lead to start the fourth quarter....
1 week 2 days ago
Kosciusko police have arrested one person in connection with a shooting incident that took place in the parking lot of the Kosciusko McDonald's Wednesday night. The shooting, which left no one injured, took place around 9:30 p.m. Cedric Huffman, 24, of Kosciusko was arrested Thursday by KPD Investigator Mark Hill and charged with...
1 week 4 days ago
First Lady Deborah Bryant not only read a story, but also she emphasized obeying the Golden Rule and making school a fun time during her visit to Greenlee Elementary School Thursday morning, Aug. 28. With the visit, she was continuing her “Read Across Mississippi” initiative by making Attala the 52nd county in which she has read a...
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Sen. Thad Cochran (R-Mississippi) spent a short time in Kosciusko Thursday as he continued his campaign for re-election. Cochran was greeted by a full house at Rib Alley, a restaurant in downtown Kociusko. The senator spent time shaking hands and speaking to people in the restaurant before sitting down for a glass of sweet tea with Kosciusko...
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