The Mississippi Department of Education (MDE) has released the most recent school- and district-level chronic absence data, which shows that 14.2 percent of Mississippi students were absent 10 percent or more of the time enrolled during the 2016-17 school year.
Just as the Attala County Board of Supervisors were set to adjourn its meeting Tuesday morning, Beat 4 Supervisor Kary Ellington brought up the issue of litter on Attala County roadways, leading to a brief discussion of Attala County having its own jail again.
Deborah Bryant, wife of Mississippi Governor Phil Bryant, received a warm welcome at Kosciusko Lower Elementary last week when she arrived to greet children and read to Pre-K students as part of her “Read Across Mississippi” campaign.
Delydia Hill M.B. Church
Little Hill School STEW sale
Little Hill School Community Center will be holding a STEW sale on Saturday, Feb. 3, at 11 a.m. The address is Attala Road 1115, Kosciusko.
First Baptist Church of Edinburg
The Attala County Sheriff's Office has arrested a second suspect in a shooting incident early Sunday morning at the Attala County Lounge near Ethel.
Rumors of a new restaurant coming to the square in Kosciusko are being confirmed today by Jack Adams, who plans to open Skylight Grille on the Square at 110-112 North Jackson St. — the old Frenchie’s location — this fall.