The Kosciusko Whippets moved to 7-1 on the year after defeating Ethel and Choctaw County last week by scores of 49-43 and 37-34 respectively before picking up their first loss at West Lauderdale earlier in the week, falling 47-44. The Lady Whippets fell to 3-5 overall with l
Mrs. Frances Jones Braswell McClelland, 99, of Kosciusko, died Saturday, December 2, 2017, at Atwood Personal Care Home in Kosciusko where she had been a resident for seven years. Visitation will be from 12:30-2 p.m. at Jordan Funeral Home. Funeral services will be 2 p.m.
The Kosciusko Board of Alderman met last Tuesday night with a light agenda.
It a new police department hire, Jamie Eaves, who had previously worked for the KPD in 2002. Eaves was scheduled to start his employment last Wednesday.
Ms. Irene Smith, 85, formerly of McAdams, passed away November 29, 2017.
Lola Woods “Granny” Jones, 92, passed away on Wednesday, December 6, 2017 at MS Baptist Medical Center in Jackson. Visitation is from 5-8 p.m. Friday, December 8 at Jordan Funeral Home in Kosciusko. Funeral services are at 2 p.m.
James N. “Jim” Hudson, 89, of Sallis, passed away Saturday, Dec. 2, 2017, at the Univesity Medical Center in Jackson.
Jacob Peeler, a graduate of Kosciusko and Holmes Community College, has been named the new wide receivers coach at Ole Miss, according to multiple reports.
A new casino is set to be built near the Attala County line in the coming year.
After refinancing its gaming debt in November, the Mississippi Band of Choctaw Indians has announced plans to build a new casino north of Carthage.