Calendar November 22
City of Forest Garbage Schedule
City of Forest garbage will be picked up as usual Monday, November 20th, Tuesday, November 21st and Friday, November 24th.
The garbage pick-up will change for Thursday, November 23rd to Wednesday, November 22nd.
The Scott County Training School/E.T. Hawkins High School Alumni Association Planning Committee will meet Sunday, November 26, 2017 at the Odessa Graves building at 4:00 pm.
East Central Community College invites area residents to get into the Christmas spirit by attending the third annual Warrior Wonderland Friday, Dec. 1, on the campus in Decatur. The special celebration of Christmas will begin immediately following the Decatur Christmas Parade, about 6:30 p.m., and conclude by 8:30 p.m. Warrior Wonderland will kick off with a fireworks display and visitors will have a variety of activities to choose.
The Morton Christmas Parade is scheduled for Monday, December 4th, at 6 pm. Line-up for judging is 5:00 pm. The Theme for the parade is "Christmas Blessings" and the Grand Marshall are: Mr. and Mrs. Reggie Robertson. There are three categories to be judged: Red- Religious; Green-Business/Commercial; Gold- Civic/Organization. Pageant Winners will be judged for the Best Decorated Car. Judging will be based on: Originality, Effort in Preparation and Overall Appearance. Entry Forms can be picked up from Ken Gordon at the Bank of Morton, at the City of Morton and at the Chamber Office. In case of rain, the parade will be the following Monday, December 11th, at 6 pm. There will be pre-parade entertainment by the Morton Elementary School Music Students under the direction of Ms Sherrie Wilkerson beginning at 5:30 pm.