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This years Distinguished Young Woman (DYW) program will be February 24,  at 6:30 p.m. in the Forest Elementary School Auditorium. The Doors will open at 6:00.

Three concrete light poles were installed at Gaddis Park last week to replace the existing wood poles. “We consider this part of our yearly upgrades,” Parks Director Stan Crotwell said.

Vernon Crotwell of Morton (left) was recently honored upon his retirement from the East Central Community College Board of Trustees. He was presented with a plaque from ECCC Board Chair Dr.

The Forest-Scott County Career & Technology Center recently held an  induction ceremony for the National Technical Honor Society (NTHS).

Once upon a time many years ago animals unimaginable  roamed this earth leaving behind links into history with their bones buried beneath the surface, today known as fossils.

Lifelong residents of this area will remember a man of God by the name of Rev. John Hayes Jones. Rev. Jones was probably famous for a lot of things, but in my mind two stand out — catfish and letters to Jesus.

Thelma Keyes

Sunday was a full but glorious day


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“We who first hoped in Christ live for the praise of His glory!” Ephesians 1:12

Harperville News


Eighth Graders Tour Nissan Plant

Rev. Kerry and Mrs. Twyla Jackson, Baptist missionaries from downtown Atlanta, were hosted by Harperville Baptist Church Sunday night.  Rev. Jackson presented a message and then painted a portrait of Christ while accompanied by music.

Union Grove/ Steele News



God is an equal

opportunity employer


Preparations are getting under way for the Great American Cleanup sponsored by Keep Mississippi Beautiful in the Steele Community. The Cleanup is scheduled for March 10-12.  If you would like to donate snacks, water, gloves or food please contact me at 601-507-9567. 

Arrest Report February 21

The following persons were entered into the docket at the Scott County Detention Center February 7 - February 14. All persons are considered innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.

Lahanist Smith, 25, 28 North Little River Rd, misd - disturbance of family