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The 2019 Distinguished Young Woman of Scott County, Olivia Triplett, is one of 30 young women from across Mississippi who will be vying to become the next Distinguished Young Woman of Mississippi and represent the state in the national...

Carolyn Cooper has been a mainstay with the the Mississippi Second Chancery Court District as the court’s administrator for 23 years.

During July 4 range activities Precision Shooting Center held AR-15 Affirmation Day by having only AR-15 rifles shot from 1- 4 pm.

The Mississippi Marlins 10UAA baseball team competed in the 2018 Grand Slam World Series of Baseball in Panama City Beach, FL on June 18-24. The Marlins finished 1st in the 10AA division and placed 5th overall out of 25 teams.

Luke Reynolds, pictured here with Jaron Madison, Chicago Cubs Scouting Director, recently signed his first Major League Baseball contract.

The City of Forest has been awarded the highly competitive 2018 Healthy Hometown Award sponsored by Blue Cross & Blue Shield of Mississippi.

Morton News


Announcements: We Care Mission Food Distribution dates for July are:  Friday, July 6 and Friday, July 20 from 10:00 a.m.-12 noon with registration at Fellowship Hall of Morton United Methodist Church, 29 Church Street. All eligible participants must have required documentation for every member of the household receiving food.

Forest News

Happy Birthday:

July 4 Chris Bethea, Beverly Gaddis Woods, Ken Gordon Jr., Bradley Wolverton, Linda Risher, Dan K. Hill, Jr., Toni Johnson Denton, Shelley Hatch, Jennifer Mitchell, Glenna Karnatz

July 5 Malcolm Robinson, Norman Williamson, Tommy Buntin, Pope Godfrey, Brenda Wallace, Amy Crawford, Grant Gibbs, Amy Tadlock.

Ringgold News


Happy July Fourth 2018!

Modern day we celebrate more because it’s a day set-aside for us to be off work, have gatherings with family and friends. We have picnic foods, play games, enjoy fireworks and if we are fortunate for it to fall on Friday or Monday, take a mini- vacation.

Pleasant Hill News


Independence Day 2018

Independence Day, which is also referred to as the 4th of July is a Federal Holiday. Barbecues, fireworks, big retail sales, picnics, baseball games etc. are all things we tend to do on this day. Independence Day evokes so many images of the American summer.

Legal Notices June 4



Pursuant to the abandoned  Motor Vehicle Act the following  vehicles to be sold on July 19,  2018 at 10:00 a.m. at Anthony's, 154 West Street, Sebastopol, MS 39359.


VIN# 1D4HD48NX4F225868

MAKE: 2004 Dodge Durango

VIN# 2G1WH55K649259087

MAKE: 2004 Chevrolet Impala


Terms of the sale are cash  and no checks will be accepted. We reserve the right to refuse any and all bids. All sales  are final. No refunds will be  made. Said automobiles will  be sold as is condition with no  guarantees.

Classified Ads July 4


FOR SALE - 3 BR/ 2 BA home  Morton area. $115,000. Newly  Remodeled with patio and  pool in great neighorhood. Call  601-940-1421.


3 BR/2 BA for rent with all appliances. No pets. References  and deposit required. Call  601-469-1164.

FOR RENT OR LEASE -  COMMERCIAL WAREHOUSE. Good location! Off  Hwy 35 on Hill St. Call David  at DC Pawn 601-469-5450