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As the COVID-19 virus continues to infect more and more Mississippians — including at least three presumed positive coronavirus cases in Scott County at press time Tuesday — area businesses, gover
The East Central Community College Board of Trustees has named college alumnus Dr. Brent Gregory as the ninth president of the two-year institution in Decatur.
At a recent meeting of Pi Chapter Delta Kappa Gamma Society International, Jamie O'Cain was presented the Pi Chapter Grant-In-Aid.
These area educators recently attended the annual High School Counselors’ Workshop at East Central Community College in Decatur, where they were provided information on academic transfer, career-t
Freshman pre-dental major Olivia Adams, center, of Philadelphia was crowned East Central Community College’s Most Beautiful 2020 at the college’s annual beauty pageant March 9 in Huff Auditorium o

Morton News


Announcements: Maura McIntosh Fields will be featured during the Lenten Lunch on March 11 at Morton United Methodist Church. The fellowship, meal and inspiring message will begin at 12 noon. Everyone is invited.

Forest News

Happy Birthday:

March 11: Erwin Harris, Jr., Bob Tom Johnson, Joe Lee, James Hollingsworth, Dewey Harvey, Joe Waldrip, Glenn McCurdy, Donnie Harris, Karren Stubbs, Mervyn Slay, Weston Bridges, Brian Blackley.

Pleasant Hill News



Announcements: Join us on March 15, 2020 at 1:00 p.m. as we celebrate our pastor Rev. Marcus McDougle and First Lady Shannon McDougle’s 4th year Anniversary at Pleasant Hill M. B. Church. Rev. Ralph James of MT. Moriah will be the guest speaker.

Best Wishes to Students as They Enjoy Spring Break


Mrs. Maxie Lou Glover Rasco’s Memorial and Home Going was a precious tribute to her life and legacy of love and service. Family and friends expressed their love, appreciation and farewell to her during the March 6th service at the W. F. Mapp Funeral Home.  Rev. Sheldon Thomas officiated and delivered her eulogy. Ms.