Kosciusko is again one of the Mississippi Main Street Association (MMSA) members in Mississippi that have been designated as Accredited Main Street America programs for meeting rigorous performance standards set by the National Main Street Center.
The Mary Ricks Thornton Cultural Center hosted the Kosciusko Fourth of July celebration last Thursday evening.
The event paid special honor to Desert Shield/Desert Storm veterans, but all branches of the miliary regardless of era were recognized.
Taylor Casey, Henry Daniel, Jimmy Cockroft, Tim Kyle, , Robert Ellis and Jeffrey Woods took the oath of their offices In Kosciusko City Hall last Thursday evening.
New Ethel Mayor Gwen Sims, right, takes the oath of her new office, administered by Ophelia Mitchell.
The 50th anniversary of Bill Bailey’s aircraft being shot down in Vietnam, his capture and imprisonment for five and a half years was remembered Wednesday morning, June 28, with a gathering on the north side of the courthouse square.