Ethel, MS

Updated - One killed, three injured in Winona shooting

WINONA, Miss. (WTVA) - A man is dead and three others were hurt in a Winona shooting. Gunfire rang out at a home in the 600 block of Powell Street Wednesday evening. Calvin Young, the assistant police chief, says three men and one woman got hurt. They are being treated...
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Rape, Felony Obstruction, and Assault on Officers in Leake and Attala

ANGELA KLAVER, 41, of Kosciusko, Felony Simple Assault on a LEO, Resisting Arrest, Willful or Malicious Trespass, ACSO. Bond $5,000, $1,000, $1,000. MONA L LEE, 58, of Kosciusko, Public Drunk, Felony Simple Assault on a LEO, KPD. Bond $500, N/A. ANGELA B MARTINEZ, 31, of Carthage, No Driver’s License, No...
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Fire Claims a Home, Disturbances, and Trespassing in Attala

11:40 a.m. – Kosciusko Police were called to a disturbance in progress on Fairground Street. 11:47 a.m. – Attala County Fire Department and Ethel Volunteers were dispatched to a house fire on Attala Road 5131/Center Road near Ridge Road. When firefighters arrived, the home was fully engulfed in flames. ACFD reports that no one was believed to have been inside the residence at the time of the fire. The home was a total loss.

Junior Auxiliary “Lunch on the Lawn” set for Aug. 27

Junior Auxiliary of Kosciusko will host a “Lunch on the Lawn” Saturday, Aug. 27. The lunch will be held from 10:00 am – noon at 100 W Washington Street on the square downtown and on the lawn of the Attala County Courthouse. Children are invited to enjoy...

Several Whippets named to pre-season watchlist

Several Kosciusko Whippets football players have been named to a preseason watchlist for the upcoming season. The list was compiled by Brandon Shileds from Mississippi Gridiron/Capital Sports. Senior Whippets star wide receiver and defensive back Lee Wade is the lone senior on the team to make the list. Wade is...

Kicks Picks is Back! Learn about the rules and prizes

Boswell Media Sports’ weekly football pick’em “Kicks Picks” is back for its 19th season on and Make your picks each week for the best high school and college football games in the state. If you get the most right, then you’re a winner.

Visit The Carthage Farmer’s Market Today at McMillan Park

Visit the Carthage Farmer’s Market at McMillan Park each Tuesday from 8 am – 12 pm. Vendors there have everything from fresh veggies to clothing. Live music and lunch is also available!. Shop the farmer’s market for:. Fresh meats. Fresh Local Grown Produce. Fresh Local Honey. Jellies...

Man wanted for armed robbery in Kosciusko

KOSCIUSKO, Miss. (WJTV) – Kosciusko police are asking for the public’s help in identifying a man who is wanted in connection to an armed robbery. Officials with the Kosciusko Police Department said officers responded to the Dollar General store on Veterans Memorial Drive around 10:22 p.m. Employees at the scene told officers the suspect had […]

Minor Traffic Accidents in Kosciusko on Monday

11:42 a.m. – Kosciusko Police responded to reports of a truck that lost a load of metal on East Jefferson Street near Meadow Ridge Drive. 11:02 p.m. – KPD was requested to the Walmart parking lot when a caller said someone hit their car.

SBA Takes Loan Applications for Holmes Disaster

The Small Business Administration is taking applications for low-interest disaster loans from local residents and businesses affected by the storms which hit Holmes County on March 22. SBA Public Affairs Specialist Dorris Evans says the disaster outreach center which opened in Durant last week will close August 18. And Evans is urging people who want to deal with an SBA representative in person to visit Durant Missionary Baptist Church before the deadline, bringing with them their ID and a list of the physical damage their home or business sustained and/or the economic losses their business or non-profit suffered because of the storms. Storm victims in Attala, Carroll, Humphreys, Leflore, Madison and Yazoo counties are also eligible for the SBA assistance.

Man wanted after armed robbery occurs at Dollar General in Kosciusko

KOSCIUSKO, Miss. (WLBT) - Authorities are searching for a man after a robbery occurred at a Dollar General in Kosciusko Saturday night. According to police, a man wearing a black hoodie, black mask, and black boots pointed a gun at store employees and proceeded to rob the business. The Kosciusko...