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.
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.
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.
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.
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
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.