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As the COVID-19 virus continues to infect more and more Mississippians — including at least three presumed positive coronavirus cases in Scott County at press time Tuesday — area businesses, gover
The East Central Community College Board of Trustees has named college alumnus Dr. Brent Gregory as the ninth president of the two-year institution in Decatur.
At a recent meeting of Pi Chapter Delta Kappa Gamma Society International, Jamie O'Cain was presented the Pi Chapter Grant-In-Aid.
These area educators recently attended the annual High School Counselors’ Workshop at East Central Community College in Decatur, where they were provided information on academic transfer, career-t
Freshman pre-dental major Olivia Adams, center, of Philadelphia was crowned East Central Community College’s Most Beautiful 2020 at the college’s annual beauty pageant March 9 in Huff Auditorium o

Forest News

Happy Birthday:

March 25: James Jones, Junior Graham, Cindy Fuller, Linda Hamilton, Harry Lewis, Betty Daniels McGee, Lillie Mae Meador, David Gunn, Jan Martin, Terry Rivers, Mrs. Noel Parker, Melissa Roberts, Brandi Ricks, Jeff Edmondson, Mel Karnatz, Shirley Rene’ Hardin.

Ringgold News


Quarantine Life

Until further notice, no one  can stop by unannounced; no one is sick, we just don’t trust you around our toilet paper!  Remember, there was no shortage, until folks took more than they needed!

Residents rest, relax, reflect, read, and rejuvenate during pandemic


We are saddened by the transition of Mr. Ronald (Ronnie) Thomas, husband of Mrs. Cecilia Thomas and father of Tina Thomas. He passed Sunday, March 22nd at Lackey Hospital.  Mr. Thomas and his twin brother, the late Robert (Bobbie) Thomas, operated Thomas Great M at one time. He was a member of St.

Arrest Report March 25

The following individuals were taken in to custody and booked in to the docket at the Scott County Jail between March 13 and March 19, 2020. All individuals are considered innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.

3/13 Isabella Willis, 5095 N Pearl St., Carthage – Not Listed

Willie Lyle Tate

Willie Lyle Tate, at age 97, passed away March 19, 2020 in the MS State Veterans Home of Jackson. He was born August 10, 1922 in Poplarville to parents Willie B. Tate and Mary Lyle Tate.

Legal Notices March 25


Pursuant to the abandoned  Motor Vehicle Act the following  vehicles to be sold on March  27, 2020 at 10:00 A.M.

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