The Leake Academy basketball teams were back in action today playing in non-district games with Manchester Academy from Yazoo City. Both the Lady Rebels and Rebels came away with wins today. The Lady Rebels improved their season record to 21-2 with a 38 point victory over the Lady Mavericks by the final score of 60-22. The Lady Rebels were up by 34 points at halftime which allowed most of the second half to be played with a running clock... Read More.
Approximately 100 Soldiers of the Mississippi Army National Guard left Jan. 15 to support the civil authorities in Washington, D.C., for the upcoming 59th Presidential Inauguration Jan. 20. The MSNG's mission as Task Force Mississippi is providing military and strategic support to law enforcement to provide a safe and secure environment in the District of Columbia. (U.S. Army National Guard photo by Sgt. Scott Tynes)
Commissioner of Agriculture and Commerce Andy Gipson cut the ribbon to the new City Limits Café at the Mississippi Farmers Market in Jackson. The café is open to the public Monday through Friday, and offers cafeteria-style quick service food, as well as made-to-order options on the grill. Commissioner Gipson was joined by Ralph and Missy Elmore, owners and operators of the City Limits Café. “We are so glad to have the City Limits Café here at the Mississippi Farmers Market,”... Read More.
Another exciting and competitive season of Kicks Picks Presented By Singleton Fish House of Carthage recently concluded. Mike Hatcher of Kosciusko was announced Friday as the winner of a Ashley's Rocker Recliner from Byar's Furniture. Kicks Picks is a weekly high school and college football pick’em contest available on Breezynews.com and Kicks96news.com. It’s FREE! It’s FUN! It’s Kicks Picks!
BMO in the MO'rning - BREAKING NEWS - Justin Moore has been announced as the new entertainment for the Tuesday, February 16, 2021, performance of the Dixie National Rodeo. Moore replaces Gary Allan, who is postponing his performance until the 2022 Dixie National Rodeo. Ticket holders to the February 16 performance of the Dixie National Rodeo may request a refund or exchange their tickets. Additional performers at the 2021 Dixie... Read More.
What's ON TAP for BMO in the MO'rning: On tap today, BMO, "Brother Breck" and Chris Davis discuss Central Mississippi headline news, they have your Friday Festivities at the top of the 6 & 7am hour plus a lot more: BMO's "Text and Tones" topic question of the day is a good one as they as you "What is the thing you miss most about your childhood?" For BMO (other than his... Read More.
Mr. Kenneth Georgia, Agriculture instructor and FFA advisor at the Kosciusko-Attala Career Tech Center, was recently honored by the Mississippi FFA with the Distinguished Teacher Award. The plaque quoted, “Because your love for agricultural education has inspired, influenced, and made a positive difference in the lives of the members of the Mississippi FFA Association.” Georgia is also the director of the Attala County Farmers Market.