Attala County
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Hurricane, Mississippi

Attala County, Mississippi

(submitted by and photos by Gerald & Tammy Westmoreland)

Named for a local creek, Hurricane is about 4 miles SW of Kosciusko and is known to have been settled as early as 1859. It became kmown as Hurricane when a combination church and school was built in 1868. A post office was opened in 1902 by M.D. Thweatt and was called Pleasant, but the office was abolished in 1917.

GPS: 33.025000, -89.645000

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