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There are two new additions to Kosciusko Municipal Court in recent weeks — one improving safety, the other transparency and convenience.

More than 125 Attala County residents, including 25 members of the Kosciusko Mayor’s Youth Council, worked together Saturday to gather 2,500 bags of trash from area highways and roadways that had become an eyesore.

Mississippi NAACP President Charles Hampton urged Attala County NAACP members to focus on key efforts under the theme “The Struggle Continues for Justice and Equal Rights.”

In his first year as a lifter, Ethel junior Kendall Dotson won the MHSAA 1A powerlifting meet for the 148-pound weight class at the Mississippi Coliseum last Saturday.

Ethel’s fast-pitch softball team tuned up for the postseason by winning two of three contests last week.

Kosciusko’s fast-pitch softball team had one last tuneup for the postseason last week, and it was quite an impressive one.



Hugh Lee Ballard, Jr. died in his home on April 20, 2018, in Ethel, MS. He was 78.