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Students at Morton High School can now delve into a whole new world of learning, a virtual reality learning world.

The members of the Rotary Club of Forest used their meeting this past week to fill care boxes for members of the Forest and Morton Mississippi National Guard Units who are currently deployed on active duty serving in the defense of our nation....

Forest High School crowned its 2018 homecoming queen this past Friday night during festivities held as the Bearcats took on the Florence Eagles.

LHS will celebrate its homecoming with festivities September 19, when the Hornets host a community luau at the high school from 5:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m., and prior to the September 21 home football game against Richland.

Scott Central Attendance Center has announced the 2018-19 Homecoming Court which is pictured here.  Seated from the left are seniors Jessie Reiss, Chryselynn Martin, Zykerra Kincaid, and Olivia Triplett.

Mayor Nancy Chambers recently signed a proclamation officially declaring September 17 through September 23 as Constitution Week in the City of Forest. Pictured here with Mayor Chambers are members of local Hontokala Chapter of the MSDAR.

Tommy Eugene Smith

Tommy Eugene Smith, 71, of Forest, MS, died peacefully, with his family holding his hands at Hospice Ministries in Ridgeland on Sunday afternoon, September 9, 2018, after a battle with cancer.

Morton News


Announcements: EXCEL Learning Center, 383 South Fourth Street, Morton, will host “Cook Italian with Annie”  on Tuesday, September 25 from 6:00-8:00 p.m.  Participants will watch as instructor, Annie Guevara prepares delicious Italian dishes: caprese salad, stuffed shells and cannelloni with tiramisu for dessert.

Forest News

Happy Birthday:

Sept. 19  Sandra Bridges, Jetty Gary, Ken Sebren, Barbara Williamson, Kevin Langston, Mrs. Marion Thrasher, Dr. Sid W. Bondurant, Mrs. Lovett Weems, Jr., Debra Ann Moore, Kay King, Todd Belt

Pleasant Hill News


Christ is with us

Announcements: Youth Explosion 2018 the Big Knock Out at Christian Triumph M.B. Church on October 7, 2018 2:00 p.m. Rev. Sheldon Thomas will be the speaker.

Homestead M.B. Church is in revival this week. Services nightly at 7:30 p.m.

Thelma Keyes

Come out and get your praise on

Good Morning / Evening!

“I am the Lord your God who takes hold of your right hand and says to you, do not fear; I will help you.” (Isaiah 41:13)



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