Today's Top Stories

With the help of Mississippi Department of Human Services (MDHS) the Scott County School District has secured a $900,000 grant for a child intervention program that helps students who may have fallen behind in certain areas in school.

Keeping the roads of Mississippi clean for some residents in the county has become an annual tradition.

Forest’s Dylan Grayson celebrates a home run with his teammates during the Bearcat’s 13-6 victory over Scott Central last Saturday. Forest travels to Southeast Lauderdale next Tuesday. The Rebels head to Ethel tomorrow, Thursday.


A teacher is a part of a student’s life that is critical. Students, especially in high school, are being molded to achieve and become successful adults and it takes teachers like Jo Marler to help mold students into productive  citizens.

Sebastopol catcher, Mike Harper, makes the tag on Forest’s Dylan Grayson in last week’s inter-county diamond action. The Bobcats defeated the Bearcats in a close one, 5-4.


Jennifer Bell French and son, Luke, celebrating Dr. Seuss week at Morton Elementary.


Forest News

Happy Birthday:

March 21:  Alete Renfroe, Beth Busbea, Billy Ray Dill, Mike Bagley, Floyd Tucker, Jr., Nancy Bowman, Jessica Wright, John Eric Henderson, Lee Ann Calhoun

Thelma Keyes

Good Morning/Evening!


A friend shared this with me and I thought it should be shared with you all:

The meaning of “Good Morning!”

G - Get up.

O - Open your heart.

O - Open your mind.

D - Dedicate your day to God.


M - Meditate on God’s word.

Lone Pilgrim News


Choir Rehearsal is Saturday

On Sunday, March 11, 2018, Pastor Timothy Croff message was delivered from the book of Psalms 107, verse 2.  His subject, “I am Healed, and the devil tried to steal my help.” Reverend Buckley performed Responsive Reading.   

Midway News


Youth Revival begins March 26

Sympathy to the Holifield, Bobbitt and Hunt families in the passing of Ray Charles Holifield.  His services were held last Saturday, at Midway M. B. Church. His eulogy was delivered by Rev. Randy Lewis.  His Interment was at the church cemetery. 

Union Grove/ Steele News


Union Grove Usher Day is March 18

Thanks to everyone who participated in The Great American Cleanup. Thanks to those who donated money, items, and time. And special thanks to all the kids and young adults who took time from their Spring Break to help with this project.