Frequently asked Questions

1) What is the circulation of your publications?

Our publication reaches approximately 16,000 people per month. The Star-Herald  is delivered throughout the United States by the U. S. Postal Service and arrives in homes on Thursday.


2) How often do you publish?

The Star-Herald is published once a week on Thursday. The BUZZ an annual visitors magazine is published in the spring and distributed throughout the state of Mississippi by the Kosciusko Attala Development Corporation.


3) What is the circulation area of your publications?

Kosciusko and Attala County in central Mississippi.


4) How do I submit news to your publications?

You may submit information for our publication by  coming  by office or mailing to  207 N. Madison Street, Kosciusko, MS 39090. Fax 662.289.2254 or email us at and your information will be forwarded on to the correct department. We welcome your submissions to be a part of our community publication. Please include name and phone number when submitting  information as we may need to reach you.


5) How do I place an ad in your publications?

Come by office located at 207 N. Madison Street, Kosciusko, MS 39090, call 662.289.2251  or email


6) What's the cost of advertising in your publications?

Our newspaper is 11 inches wide and 21.5” deep. Our rates vary based on frequency and contract rates so I encourage you to contact our advertising department at 662.289.2251.


7) How do I subscribe?

Call Daphne at 662.289.2251 ext: 16, come by our office located at  207 N. Madison Street, Kosciusko or email – If you live in Attala County your rate is $35 annually/$30 annually for senior citizens. Out-of-county rates (anywhere in the USA) is $50 annually/$45 for senior citizens. Senior citizen rates applies to those that are 62 or older. A digital-only subscription is available for just $35 annually and includes access to all of our website content including our weekly eEdition – a digital version of our newspaper. (Online access to our site is free to existing print subscribers).


8) Do your publications include classified ads?

Yes we do please call our office at 662.289.2251 for pricing and discounts.


9) What are you business hours?

We are open from 8 a.m. until 5 p.m. Monday through Friday.


10) Where are your publications printed?

We write, compose, and design each and every edition in our offices in downtown Kosciusko.  The pages are sent electronically to our printing plant at our sister newspaper, The Greenwood Commonwealth.


11) What are the politics of your publications?

We believe in an open exchange of ideas, showcasing columnists from our local area to those living across the state.  More importantly, we take pride in publishing the opinions and viewpoints of our readers on topics from a wide range of topics.  Email your letters to the editor or guest columns to Publisher James Phillips at: