Attala County FFA received five first place plaques last week at the Big Black Federation Contest in preparation for the state convention in June.
Newly-elected Mississippi Supreme Court Justice Robert P. Chamberlin will take the oath of office at 10:30 a.m. Jan. 3, 2017.
Justices James W. Kitchens, James D. Maxwell II and Dawn H. Beam will be sworn in to their new terms at the same time.
On Thursday, the Kosciusko Police Department and agents with the Alcohol Beverage Control did an under age alcohol detail in the City of Kosciusko.
A shooting in Sallis led to a pair of people being sent to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries.
Attala County Sheriff Tim Nail stated that deputies were called to a residence on Attala Road 4002 around 4 p.m. Sunday after reports of a shooting.