Today's Top Stories

Boy Scout Troop 63, lead by Vance Cox, is preparing for a 75 mile - 12 day hike.

Local churches in Scott County will be holding their traditional Easter programs through Holy Week leading up to Easter Sunday.

Doye Poole and Charles Bobbitt were inducted in the Scott Regional Hospital 2018 Hall of Fame during the Milestone Ceremony and Reception held on February 21st.

Students enrolled in the Jobs for Mississippi Graduates Program at Morton High School recently visited Scott Regional Hospital to learn about careers in health care.

The Scott Central football team will be guided by a new head coach this coming year.

Devin Cooper a former player and assistant coach at Scott Central will lead the rebels into the next season.

Spring arrived Tuesday and the Forest Garden Club is tilling up the grounds for another great gardening season.

Midway News


Christmas cruise was astronomical


Happy New Year to everyone.  It is such a blessing to be able to encounter the new year. I know that seems like old news but I have been out of the country on a cruise and was not able to send my article in to the newspaper.

Thelma Keyes

Invest in the stable fund of God this year


Good Morning / Evening! Welcome to 2018!!!

Our first Sunday morning worship service of this year was filled with the promises of a great year overflowing with spiritual growth.  Pastor Henderson’s message came from Matthew 6:19-21; subject- “Wise Investment!”

Legal Notices January 10



WHEREAS, George Whitten  and Dewane Whitten, as Grantors, executed and delivered  that certain Deed of Trust dated December 13, 2011, to Michael S. MacInnis, as Trustee  for the benefit of Southern  Bancorp Bank, Lender, which  Deed of Trust is recorded in  Trust Book 793, Page 564 of  the land records of the office of  the Chancery Clerk of Scott  County, Mississippi (the "Deed  of Trust"); and