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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.

July 4th Holiday Deadlines

Due to the July 4th Holiday falling on publication day, The Scott County Times will be observing special deadlines for the July 4 edition. All news, display advertising, and columnist must be in our office by 10 a.m. on Friday, June 29. Classifieds and legal notices must be in by noon on June 28.


Arrest Report June 27

The following individuals were entered into the docket at the Scott County Detention Center June 14 – June 20. All individuals are considered innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.


Andres Gonzales, 30, 137 Veste St, Longview TX, False Report of Crime