Providing a safe and stable place for today’s youth has been the sole mission of the Oprah Winfrey Boys and Girls Club of Kosciusko/Attala County.
The club chief executive officer Donald Evans has worked to instill that message since arriving at the 15-year-old club in 2013. (more…)
This fall, a dynamic team is opening a floral shop that will further beautify Kosciusko.
On Wednesday, August 3 The Attala Center of Holmes Community College hosted employers, elected officials, and community stakeholders for a kickoff info session regarding Attala Works, a collaborative workforce initiative with the Kosciusko Attala Partnership.
By Kel McDowell, CEO, Kosciusko Attala Partnership:
In today’s economic landscape, workforce is paramount.
And for both our existing employers and those assessing where to do business – Attala County is no exception. (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…)
Pokémon, the mega-popular fad of the late 1990s/early 2000s, is back with the smart phone-based Pokémon Go.
What is Pokémon Go? Allow this post from Vox to explain:
Importantly, there’s plenty of Pokémon Go fun to be had in Kosciusko — whether a resident, guest, or traveler on the Natchez Trace. (more…)
Once again, the Kosciusko School District achieved the highest average score in the state, with a score of 769 on the spring test.