Today's Top Stories

The Forest Municipal School District Board of Trustees made the announcement last week that they have hired a new superintendent to lead the school system.

Staff members and residents at MS Care Center in Morton kicked off the annual celebration of National Nursing Home Appreciation Week on Monday.

The Morton Police Department paid tribute to Biloxi Police Officer Robert “Mac” McKeithen on Monday as the slain officer was being laid to rest in south Mississippi.

The Forest-Scott County Career and Technology three man Welding Fabrication team is planning their trip to the SkillsUSA Welding National Championships after winning the title as the best high...

The City of Forest is currently finishing work on the new all-inclusive playground at Gaddis Park.

The Winston County Self Help Co-Op recently teamed up with the Scott County Small Farmers and Land Owners organization to help a new farmer get his future cattle business started. 

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Weems Breaks Ground On New Facility

Weems Community Mental Health Center broke ground on their new $2.5 million 6,000 sq. ft. building that will be located at 1514 Homewood Road in Forest when construction is completed. Weems Executive Director Maurice Bahlmus said, “In serving Scott County clients Weems has outgrown its current facility on Hwy 80 in Forest.

A barbecue might be in order


The battle between me and the local raccoons was elevated to the top tier Monday morning. They dug up one of my tomato plants. That’s going too far. Way too far! They dumped out a potted plant on the back steps too, but when it comes to messing with my tomato plants I draw a line in the sand!



Mr. and Mrs. Billy McCurdy are pleased to announce the wedding of their daughter Hannah to Will... READ MORE