Today's Top Stories

The Kosciusko School Board announced Billy Ellzey as the next superintendent in a release to district staff late last Thursday night. He assumes his new role July 1.

He will replace outgoing Superintendent Gina Smith.

Though spirits were dampened and attendance reduced a bit by severe storms Friday night, those who participated in the Relay for Life were treated to the singing of Lola Cagle and Layna Richardson. 

Former Kosciusko Whippet and East Mississippi Community College (EMCC) pitcher Brock McKnight recently became the head coach of the Lee Academy baseball team in Clarksdale. 

Kosicusko will be home to two more food businesses this fall, following approval from both the Planning Commission and the Board of Aldermen.

Politics is not for everybody.

It was not for Ethel mayor-elect Gwen Sims until she felt the desire to help the town of Ethel get back on its feet, so to speak. 

Jack Taylor has a story to tell – many stories, actually.

Class 4A North Champs

The Kosciusko Lady Whippets knew they had a battle on their hands when they found out they would be playing Caledonia for the MHSAA Class 4A North State title.  Even though the Lady Whippets had thoroughly defeated the Lady Confederates twice on the season, Caledonia was argu