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.
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The weekend was wet, but it was blessed
God offers us second chances, so if you need a new beginning, today is the day!
Announcements: Mississippi State University Extension in Scott County, Scott Regional Hospital and Morton Healthy Home Committee are teaming up to present Walk-a-Weigh Health Control Program. For more information contact Morton Chamber of Commerce at 601-732-6135.
Don’t worry or be afraid! The Holy Spirit will lead and guide you!
Worried about making a decision? Not sure if you’re doing the right thing?
Jesus said, “I am the light of the world. Whoever follows me will never walk in darkness, but will have the light of life.” (John 8:12)
A hanging death near Green Grove Rd. in Scott County earlier this month remained under investigation by multiple agencies including Mississippi Bureau of Investigation, Federal Bureau of investigations, and Scott County Sheriffs Department as of press time on Tuesday.
This years Distinguished Young Woman (DYW) program will be February 24, at 6:30 p.m. in the Forest Elementary School Auditorium. The Doors will open at 6:00. Admission is $10 and tickets are available from any contestant in advance, and at the door.
Forest - A suicide occurred Saturday at the Scott County Detention Center.
According to Patricia Woods of the Scott County Coroner’s office Jeremy Michael Simmonds Paul was identified as the man who was found dead after reportedly committing suicide.
Two years ago at this same time, in this same space, I attempted to encourage travelers on our highways and byways to ditch the nasty habit of littering.