Today's Top Stories

The members at the local Web Memorial VFW Post 4974 in Forest will sponsor and host a free lunch program on the fourth Thursday every month beginning tomorrow.

A record number of people braved the cold to honor Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., during the 22nd annual MLK Walk in Forest on Monday.

February is Library Lover’s Month and the Forest Public Library is announcing one of its most ambitious promotions of the year: Show Us Your Books!

Coach Johnathan Sigrest who teaches Algebra I and elementary PE was recently named Scott Central High School teacher of the year.


Top Teacher

Abigail Drake is a sixth grader at Sebastopol Attendance Center who loves to read. With only one semester left in the school year, she has already earned 283.7 points in Accelerated Reading.

MLK Walk a wonderful  opportunity for discussion

Classified Ads Jan. 16


3 Bedroom, 1 1/2 bath home.  $600 deposit, $600 per month.  109 Guy Flemmng Rd. Lena.  Call William 601-951-7338.


Nice! 3 BR/2 BA Mobile Home  with all appliances. No pets.  References and deposit required. Call 601-469-1164.


Office Space for Rent

2000 sq. ft.  Office space for  rent on Deerfield Drive.  Call  for details (601)507-5025


RV LOT - Great location. Call  601-469-9448.


RANDY'S TREE SERVICE  Cut down, pruning & removal,  stump grinding. Insured,   FREE est. 601-635-2726;  601-527-1361


New year, new congress same old Washington circus


One January 3, the new Democrat controlled U.S. House of Representatives was sworn in with new faces all around the congressional chamber, but the “new” lasted all of about 30 minutes. Within the first hour of the new 2019 session the same left-wing Democrat Trump psychosis we have endured for two years was back on full display.

Arrest Report Dec. 9

The following individuals were entered into the docket at the Scott County Detention Center December 27 – January 3. All individuals are considered innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.

Lindsey Price Jr, 56, 205 N Raleigh St, Meridian, MS, Accident, Leaving the Scene/Attended Vehicle, False Identifying to Police Officer.