Drew Evans of Forest has been appointed to the Forest Municipal School District Board of Trustees by Forest Mayor Nancy Chambers and the City Council.
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We already knew there was a whole lot of hate in this world, but until last week I didn’t realize just how much could be found right here in Scott County. It started with the raids on chicken-processing plants in Sebastopol and Morton, but that’s not where in the hate lies.
Last week agents from Homeland Security raided plants around Mississippi including multiple plants in Scott County. Over 600 illegal immigrant and undocumented workers were taken into custody during the raids, and the public reaction was instantaneous.
This weekend was one of those weekends were there was not much accomplished. I have not been feeling so great lately after a few blood pressure issues. This weekend I tried to get out and do a couple things which ended with me feeling pretty bad, but it is Monday and I am here with a looming deadline for the next special edition.
Angel Mondragon, of Forest, was selected to perform with Southwind Drum and Bugle Corp this summer as part of the Drum Corps International (DCI) Open Class Circuit.
Mondragon, a member of the trumpet section, is one of 120 members chosen for the drum corps after an exhaustive audition process last winter.
The following individuals were entered into the docket at the Scott County Detention Center August 1 -August 8. All individuals are considered innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.
Chancellor Solomon, Jr., 37, 268 Decatur-Conehatta Rd, Newton MS, Drivers License-Suspended Traffic, Insurance-Failure to Show Proof Liability.
Kathleen Anderson Kennedy, 96, passed away on August 6, 2019, at the Mississippi Care Center in Morton, Ms.
Mr. Clifton “Sonny” Warren age 88 passed away Monday August 5, 2019 at his residence in Homewood, MS. Visitation was held Tuesday August 6, 2019 from 5:00 PM until 8:00 PM at Wolf Funeral Services in Morton, MS.
James Herbert White, 86, passed away Friday, August 9, 2019 at UMMC in Jackson.
On Thursday, August 8, 2019, Laura “Alice” Hughes Lewis, loving mother and grandmother, passed away peacefully surrounded by her family at the age of 98.