KOSCIUSKO — Kosciusko Upper Elementary students released balloons on Tuesday afternoon kicking off “Relay Recess” activities for Kosciusko-Attala County Relay for Life. The Kosciusko City School District’s Relay for Life goal for the schools is $20,000. The Kosciusko Upper Elementary class that raises the most money will get their teacher in sumo wrestle match against Principal Cassandra Fulton. Students released 393 balloons. Relay Recess brings education and community service into the classroom where students learn about cancer and how to reduce the risk. Activties are planned throughout the week.
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New E911 system installed for city, county
When a call is placed to the Attala County E-911, dispatchers are able to quickly pinpoint the location of the caller through a digital map on a computer screen thanks to a new top-of-the-line operating system.
Movie-goers line the street at The Strand
Unlike going to The Strand during its heyday, movie-goers took to the street Thursday night for the showing of “Wedding Date.”
DUIs, parole violation among charges
The Kosciusko Police Department reports the following arrests:
On Monday, Katharine Cuevas, 29, was arrested for suspended driver’s license and expired tag on Highway 12 East by officer Greg Collins.
City of Kosciusko considering pet ban in parks
An ordinance is being drafted for consideration by the Kosciusko Mayor and Board of Aldermen to ban all pets from city parks.
Lopez film to be shown in front of former movie house
North Madison Street in Kosciusko will be blocked off for the showing of the outdoor movie Thursday (tonight) in front of The Strand Theater.
Attala County Crime Report
The following information was provided by the Attala County Sheriff’s Department.
Outside movie planned at Strand Thursday
Got a date June 13? The Kosciusko Main Street, a division of the Kosciusko Attala Development Corporation, will be hosting a “Movies Under The Stars,” outside The Strand Theater on North Madison Street, just off the historic Downtown Square in Kosciusko.
A slashing good time: Water play area open
Kosciusko children know how to beat the heat this summer. Memorial Day was the first official day of the City of Kosciusko’s Splash Pad to be open at Jason Niles Park.
School security improvements continue for county district
Security and building improvements were at the forefront of the Attala County School Board meeting Monday night at the superintendent’s office in the Attala County Courthouse.
Kosciusko, Ethel and McCool election results
The following are the municpal election results from Kosciusko, Ethel and McCool.
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