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Morton native Paul Meeks has been making nationally renowned turkey calls for more than 40 years, and last Friday night he was inducted into the Mississippi Wildlife Heritage Foundation Hall of...

Candidates must qualify no later than June 26

The Center of Hope Pregnancy Resource Center of Forest hosted the 7th Annual Tournament for Life golf tournament June 1 at the Forest Country Club. 

The Forest 3CG Elite AAU basketball team is on a roll over the last few weeks. The forest team coached by Jeffery Johnson won the most recent regional tournament in Atlanta this past weekend.

Sebastopol High School Lady Bobcats senior Taylor Watkins was chosen as a member of the MS Class 1A, 2A and 3A allstar softball team.

Members of the Sebastopol High School Bobcats cheerleading squad were named as All-Americans at summer cheerleading camp last week.

Union Grove/ Steele News


Enjoy life with your kids while they are young

Sylvester UMC will hold its Annual Women’s Day Program on Sunday, May 6 starting at 1 p.m.  The guest speaker for the program will be Sister Jasmine Haynes of Middlebrook UMC.  The colors for that day will be cream or ivory with a peach corsage.

Midway News


Congratulations to the college graduates

Sympathy is given to the Murrell and Davis Family in the passing of Bobby Davis. Bobby’s arrangements were last Thursday at the Funeral Home. Bobby Davis is the husband of previous Tax Assessor Collector Myra Murrell Davis.  Remember the family in your prayers.

Pleasant Hill News


Righteousness and Authority


Announcements: Morton Day In the Park May 5, 2018. Farris Park Admission $3.00.

Gates open at 7:00 a.m.

World Day of Prayer will be May 14, 2018 at 6:00 p.m. at the Scott County District Building.

Sebastopol News


Congratulations to Nicole Morris

Congratulations to Nicole Morris who placed first in the Discus Throw at the South State competition. Nicole threw the discus 97 feet and one inch. Good luck at state competition,



Our minds have two compartments: consciousness and sub-consciousness. When we talk about things that we have done, the reality is that we did it and our subconscious at some point stored it or future use or memory.

Morton News


Announcements: The public is cordially invited to attend a Retirement Reception for Dr. Howard Clark in the Cafeteria of Scott Regional Hospital, Morton on Wednesday, May 2 from 2:30-3:30 p.m.

Mayors Prayer Breakfast-Friday, May 4th  at  7 a.m. at Morton Activities Center, Farris Park. Tickets, $5. Available at City Hall. 

Forest News

Happy Birthday:

May 9: Harry Upton, Dawn Graham Coxwell, Jerry Beard, Kim Copeland, Ruth Worrall, Jeffrey William Pack, Ruth Woodward, Tina Brown

May 10 Jan Nester, Mellie Nosser, William L. Thomas, Nancy M. Farmer, Jannice Massey, Sherry Mangum, Kellie Young, Trevor Harrell, Matthew Swartout