Today's Top Stories

The 15th annual Wing Dang Doodle festival is fast approaching and all of the last minute preparations are underway so that the September 29 event, will be the best and most visited ever.

The Forest Bearcats knew going into last Friday night’s game that they did not want to end up in a high scoring game with the 2017 Class 2A state runner-up Winona Tigers.

Forest High school announced its 2018 homecoming court who will be honored during the September 14 football game versus Florence at L.O. Atkins Field. Pictured here are the maids selected to represent each class in this year’s homecoming court...

SANTA RITA, Guam – A 1996 East Rankin Academy graduate and Morton, Mississippi native, is providing a critical maintenance capability to the U.S.

Forest’s George Taylor among those recognized

East Central Community College in Decatur will recognize four outstanding alumni during the 2018 Homecoming celebration scheduled Thursday, Oct. 4.

The requirements of being a full-time college student while learning the ropes of this grand journey of life can be challenging to any young adult, but there are some that seem to take it all in-stride and find the time to go above and beyond...

Jennings rushes for 258 yards carrying Morton to first win of young season

Morton workhorse running back Von Jennings was determined his team would not leave Raymond without a victory this past Friday night. He would rush for 258 yards on 18 carries and scored three touchdowns. Jennings not only carried the football, he put his teammates on his shoulders and carried them to their first victory of the 2018 season.


Bobcats stomp Ethel

By KRYSTAL WHITE,

The Sebastopol Bobcats regrouped from the previous weeks’ losses to earn their first conference win last Friday night by beating the Ethel Tigers at home. The win ended Sebastopol two-game losing streak and the team looks to build on this win moving forward.






The Message

By PASTOR LUIS CARTAGENA,

Integrity is an adjective that means qualities of honesty, rectitude and good principles to live that a person can have. So we know the leaders who govern makes us meditate and recognize that there are many who are not upright in their actions.


Community Calendar

September 16

 

Mt. Hebron P.B. Church will hold their Annual Men’s Day on Sunday, September 16 at 2:00 p.m. Men should wear black. The speaker for the occasion will be Rev. David Mosley, pastor of Grace Baptist Church in Meridian.

September 17

 



FHS Homecoming 2018

Forest High school announced its 2018 homecoming court who will be honored during the September 14 football game versus Florence at L.O. Atkins Field. Pictured here are the maids selected to represent each class in this year’s homecoming court.


Forest News

Happy Birthday:

Sept. 12  Gary Allen Pryor, Billy M. Pace, David Tullos, Roy Jeff Fountain, Bettie Wilkerson, Robert S. Simmons, Patti Austin, Mary Harrell, Brenda Tadlock



Morton News

By FRISKY ROLAND,

Announcements: The We Care Missions Food Distribution dates for September are Friday, September 14 and Friday, September 28. Eligible participants may receive food from 10 a.m.-12 noon at fellowship Hall of Morton United Church, 29 Church Street.



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