Morton News

By FRISKY ROLAND,

Announcements: The MSU/Scott County Extension Service, while not opening the office at this time, would like for the public to know that someone on the staff will be happy to provide advice, answer questions and continue to support agriculture, gardening, forestry, 4-H, MHV and all other county/ community services by calling 601-469-4241.


Morton News

By FRISKY ROLAND,

Announcements: The second/final We Care Missions Food Distribution for the month of May will be held on Friday, May 22 from 10 a.m.-12 noon at Morton United Methodist Church, 29 Church Street.



Morton News

By FRISKY ROLAND,

Announcements: Scott county School District will continue the Grab and Go food service on Mondays and Wednesdays free to children 18 years and younger. Mondays, two breakfast meals and two lunches.


Morton News

By FRISKY ROLAND,

Announcements: Mayors Prayer Breakfast and Morton Day in the Park might be rescheduled at a later date, but were cancelled due to the Covid-19 virus threat.

We Care Mission Food Distribution in May will be held on Friday, May 8 and Friday, May 22 at Morton United Methodist Church, 29 Church Street, beginning about 10 a.m. to 12 noon.



Morton News

By FRISKY ROLAND,

Announcements:  Roosevelt State Park and Golden State Park reopened to the public on Monday, April 27 at 8 a.m.  Bank fishing will be allowed with regards to safe distancing requirements being honored.  A state fishing license is required to fish in any public body of water in Mississippi. Fishing piers will remain closed.


Morton News

By FRISKY ROLAND,

Announcements: We Care Missions Food Distribution for April is Friday, March 24 beginning around 10 a.m.-12 noon at Morton United Methodist Church, 29 Church Street.  The first distribution date in the month was April 10.



Morton News

By FRISKY ROLAND,

Announcements:  Following some confusing reports concerning citizens making protective face masks for distribution, it has now been designated to be useful and encouraged.  If readers who enjoy sewing and have materials on hand to make these essential barriers of protection from the COVID-19 Virus, please do so.


Morton News

By FRISKY ROLAND,

Announcements:  Mississippi Homemaker Volunteers celebrate Blue Ribbon Month in April as a campaign against Child Abuse.  The Mississippi Department of Child Protection Services is also asking the public to be alert for evidence of child neglect or abuse at this critical time of isolation of children/families during the COVID-19 crisis.  Please



Morton News

By FRISKY ROLAND,

Announcements: The Quick Bites programs for March, offered by the MSU/Scott County Extension Service has been cancelled and all other programs/activities sponsored by the Service throughout the month. Future dates in following months will be announced when further information is available.


Morton News

By FRISKY ROLAND,

Announcements: All restaurants have cancelled in room dining. Only take-out or drive through orders will be served. To confirm availability of your order, call the number of the restaurant you prefer to use to pick up your food.


Pages

Opinion:

This pandemic quarantine business has taken a toll on man and beast alike it seems. One specific... READ MORE

Obituaries

A tribute to Iris Evans Mabry – Mother went home to be with her Lord and Savior on May 8, 2020 at... READ MORE

Weddings-Birthdays

Josh and Courtney Jo Weaver of Nanih Waiya are proud to announce the birth of their daughter,... READ MORE