Today's Top Stories

It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas in the city of Forest. Tuesday, Renea Hurdle and George Taylor were caught on camera decorating the city’s Christmas tree downtown. The Forest Christmas Parade is December 1. See story on page 3.

“I am sick of the way my family has been treated by the doctors and nurses in Scott County. I am going home and get my gun and shoot any doctor or nurse I see!!!”

First Pentecostal Church, Forest, recently fed all City of Forest employees, all Scott County employees and all First Responders at a luncheon held in their honor to thank them for all their hard work and dedication.

The Bearcats continue to move their way up the 2017 MHSAA Football Championship bracket by winning their second-round home match which was played against the valiant Tylertown Chiefs with a score of Forest 14 and Tylertown 7.

Coach Larry Calhoun, star of the Move to Learn exercise break videos, visited Lake Elementary and Lake Middle School on November 7 to introduce administrators, teachers and students to the Move to Learn Initiative.

Mike Gibson quit school when he was 17 years old and he wasn’t about to ever go back.