The Kosciusko Attala Partnership has been awarded a $3,500 grant from Mississippi Arts Commission (MAC). This grant is a portion of the $1.3 million in grants the Commission will award in 2017-2018. The grants are made possible by continued funding from the Mississippi State Legislature and the National Endowment for the Arts. (more…)
The first Saturday of each month, downtown Kosciusko comes alive with bargains galore and community rapport — the monthly Pop Up Flea Market!
An enjoyable way to spend one’s Saturday, the Pop Up Flea Market has been a fun and successful phenomenon in our beloved hometown. Even better, the Mississippi Main Street Association agrees, choosing it as the 2017 Outstanding Economic Impact Award winner. (more…)
Clif Barnes and his father Eddie have been in business together since 2003.
“We’re a family-owned business,” said Eddie. “A father, two sons, and their families.”
Armed with a proven track record of customer service with Barnes Paper & Janitorial Supply, Clif and Eddie joined another father-son duo, Butch Bingham and his son Daniel, to open a Kosciusko location. This new venue now compliments their existing facilities in Greenwood and Clarksdale. (more…)
Patterson Jewelers has been a staple in downtown Kosciusko for more than 60 years. The store, currently owned and operated by Jimmy and Paula Patterson, was opened in 1950 by Jimmy’s father, Jack Patterson.
Jimmy Patterson started helping around the store at a young age and went to his first jewelry school at 14. “They didn’t want to teach me because I was so young,” he said. “I ended up with the highest grade in the class.” (more…)
Registration deadline Friday 6/3, 5:00pm
This workshop series is being launched with the intention of expanding the horizons of young people in Kosciusko and Attala County. Through this series of stimulating workshops, area youth have the opportunity to explore and discover new interests throughout the summer.
Now in its 47th year, the Natchez Trace Festival has long been an enjoyable spring hallmark of Kosciusko that celebrates both the community and the Natchez Trace.
The festival chairman for 2016, MarKeith Selmon, is eager to further enhance the event by building on the hard work of his predecessors.