Today's Top Stories

LAKE — Unique Christmas ornaments and other ceramic decorations can be found in homes across Scott County and Central Mississippi thanks to the efforts of Shirley Burns whose passion for the holiday season is manifested into homemade crafts....

During a season where the local high schools and Mississippi universities battled for championships, this year’s Pigskin Picks included its own excitement.

LAKE — Closing the regular season with just one loss, it appeared that the Lake Hornets were destined to reach the Class 2A state championship game. All was working in their favor until Friday when a 1-point loss ended the season.

Homewood United Methodist Church members had their table set up in their traditional spot Thursday at the National Guard Armory in Forest for the Creative Christmas event sponsored by the Scott County Extension Service.

FOREST — Only one person in the church actually knows his name and the identity of a mystery man donor has remained a secret through the years as Thanksgiving rolls around.

FOREST — Fifty-two years ago Roseann Lynn came to Forest and remained a loyal contributor to a variety of community organizations.

FHS honors vets

Forest High School student Kaci Cox hands out “Letters from Home” to veterans as part of the theme of the Veterans Day program held November 11 at Forest Elementary School.