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.

The Message


God loves

How long has it been since you talked with God?   FYI:  He’s listening…..

“The Lord is near to all who call on him, to all who call on him in truth.”  (Psalm 145: 18)

This scripture tells us to call on Him in truth.  What is truth?  Jesus is truth!

To God be the Glory!


Music is a form of art that involves vocal or instrumental sounds or both, combined to produce a beautiful form of harmony. Music can also express one’s emotions. Barbara Ott of Morton has always had a love for music.

Albert Myer “Buddy” Lovett

Mr. Albert Myer “Buddy” Lovett, age 81, a resident of Morton passed away on Monday, February 19, 2018 at the Mississippi Care Center in Morton. Visitation was held from 5 p.m.-7 p.m. Thursday, February 22, 2018 from the Ott & Lee Funeral Home in Morton and 8:30 a.m. -1 p.m.