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The fourth annual “Women in Rotary” celebration and awards luncheon was recently held at the Country Club of Jackson.

Luke Reynolds is ready for the 2019 baseball to get underway.

The Mississippi Department of Transportation has closed the right lane of the Higway 35 overpass in Forest due to damage discovered during a routine bridge inspection.

Forest Municipal School District has announced their selection for Parent of the Year — Chiquita Lofton-Wilson, who was nominated by Forest High School Principal, Kim Shoemaker.

Fannie Porter and Beverly Gatewood Pope were inducted into the Scott Regional Hospital 2019 Hall of Fame during the Milestone Ceremony and Reception held in February.

In February, retired teachers, coaches, administrators, and superintendents of Scott County were honored with a luncheon at Bettye Mae Jack Middle School.

Morton News


Announcements: Lenten Lunches will begin on Wednesday, March 13 at Morton United Methodist Church from 12 noon-1 p.m. and every Wednesday until the Wednesday before Easter Sunday.  Everyone is invited to attend.

Forest News

Happy Birthday:

March 13: Christopher Lancaster, Dan Harrison, David Williams, Janelle Parks, Dale Sharp, Noble Anderson, Alan Tullos, Angie King.

March 14: John Tyree, Jr., Randy Woods, W. A. Pogue, Catherine Huckabey, Leiah Gilbert Bridges, Roger McDaniel, James Gibbs.

Midway News


Benefit is March 30

Pastor Wesley Griffin will be the speaker at Mt. Olive Baptist Church the week of March 18th, 2047 Harkins Road, Carthage, MS.

TeeLisa Kennedy is home from the hospital. She is doing Ok.  Remember her and your family in your prayers.

Thelma Keyes

Show your love to others, be a hugger

Good Morning/Evening!

“But seek first of all His kingdom and His righteousness, and then all these things taken together will be given you besides.” Matthew 6:33

Sebastopol News


Congratulations to the Beauty and Beau winners

Sympathy is extended to the family of Dean Sistrunk Bedgood.

Sympathy is extended to the family of Scott Central Senior Madison Edwards who died as a result of an automobile accident last week.

Union Grove/ Steele News


Cleanup luncheon will be rescheduled

Thanks to all who came out to Revival at Union Grove UMC.

On March 24, Union Grove UMC will host its Annual Men’s Day Program during 11:00 a.m. service.  Speaker for the event will be Pastor Larry Odom.  We pray that you come out and worship with us at these events.



Services for Edna Ezell were held at 2 p.m., Sunday, March 17, 2019 at Milling Funeral Home... READ MORE