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.
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It is rare that one soup recipe can be shared and loved by so many folks. Since Taco Soup began making the rounds, I think most everyone has jumped on board and by changing so many ingredients, and it is still delicious. I think I have about as many Taco Soup Recipes as I do for Strawberry Pie!
Services for Mr. James “Dale” Cumberland were held at 3 p.m., Friday, January 26, 2018, at Salem Cumberland Presbyterian Church with the burial in the church cemetery. Charlie Deaton officiated.
Visitation was held from 1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m., Friday, January 26, 2018, at Salem Cumberland Presbyterian Church.
Funeral services for Mrs. Dorothy Jean Latham were conducted at 10:00 a.m. on Thursday, January 25, 2018 from the Bethlehem Baptist Church with Rev. Matt Armstrong officiating. Interment followed in the Bethlehem Baptist Cemetery under the direction of Ott & Lee Funeral Home in Morton.
Mrs. Guyrene Everett, age 82, passed away on January 24, 2018.
Guyrene was born in Lake, MS to Guy and Willie Graham.
Mrs. Guyrene was an amazing wife, mother, and grandmother and will be deeply missed by her family and friends.
Mr. Wilson Davis Wooten, age 81, passed away on Wednesday January 24, 2018 at his home in Lake, MS. Visitation was held on Friday January 26, 2018 from 5:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. and again on Saturday January 27, 2018 from 9:00 a.m. until 9:50 a.m. at Wolf Funeral Services in Lake, MS.
The following persons were entered into the docket at the Scott County Detention Center January 17 - January 24. All persons are considered innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.
James Montique Gray, 25, 612 Birch St Forest, misds - assault, domestic violence, disorderly conduct, failure to comply
Lake Middle School went into lockdown last week after a 14-year-old boy in the eighth grade, brought a gun to school in an apparent attempt to scare another student.
The new year is well underway and the City of Forest has revved the gears for another year of progress. City officials say they are looking forward to a great start in 2018 following up on the many achievements from 2017.