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On January 15, 1929 a boy by the name Martin Luther King Jr was born to his mother Alberta Williams King and father Martin Luther King Sr.

Lydia Bishop, pictured left, of Sebastopol recently served as a page for the Mississippi Senate. Pages generally run errands for officials and Senate staff. She is pictured with Lt. Governor Tate Reeves who sponsored her visit.

All Tournament Team Members and Most Valuable Players Orlandra McGee and Vantasia Duncan.

All Tournament Team Members and Most Valuable Players Diwun Black and Keziah Wash.

Forest School District Teachers of the year awards from left are Lindsay White Middle School English teacher, Robin Sistruck was also recognized for being district teacher of the year for the elementary school, and Katherine Grisham who received...

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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!”

Classified Ads January 10


LAND FOR SALE - 3.2 acres  on Old Jackson Rd. Call  601-954-1204.

LAND FOR SALE - located in  Homewood. 2 acres. For more  information, contact  601-502-6478.

1 bedroom, 1 bath trailer for  rent. No pets. 3 miles east on  Old Hwy. 80. References Required. Call 769-274-9771 or  601-469-4619.

FOR RENT OR LEASE -  COMMERCIAL WAREHOUSE. Good location! Off  Hwy 35 on Hill St. Call David  at DC Pawn 601-469-5450

YARD SALE! Fri & Sat.. Jan  19 & 20 behind Northside  Store (Hillsboro) 9:00 am until.  Signs will be out..

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