To the Editor:
Kosciusko Police Chief Herbert Dew announced today that two suspects are now in custody following a fatal shooting at Cannonade Apartments just after 4 p.m. on Christmas Eve.
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.
The Mississippi Department of Education recently gave the Kosciusko School District special education program high marks – a perfect score on compliance and “meets expectations” on results, scoring 43 of the 63 point available.
The Mississippi Economic Council tour, designed to collect and share community development information with communities, made a stop in Kosciusko last week.
Javonta Sandifer, 17, of Kosciusko, will have his accessory before the fact and accessory after the fact of drive-by shooting case heard by a grand jury.
Sandifer waived a preliminary hearing in Kosciusko City Court last week and is out on a $5,000 bond.
Grace Ann McCarty’s 2016 conviction for manslaughter has been upheld by the state Court of Appeals.