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Forest High School proudly announces January, February, and March’s Bearcats of the Month.  These students were nominated and selected by the faculty and staff because they demonstrated Forest High School’s expected qualities.  Diligence,...

Morton pitcher, Mallory Irby, winds up during the Lady Panther’s 13-2 home victory over the Lady Bearcats of Forest last Friday. The Lady Panthers defeated Scott Central 17-7 on Monday.

STARKVILLE – After re-writing the Mississippi State record books, Victoria Vivians is taking her talents to the WNBA.

Vivians was taken eighth overall by the Indiana Fever in the 2018 WNBA Draft Thursday night in New York City.

Residents interested in purchasing plants to add to their yards and gardens will have just one day to browse through a selection provided by the Forest Garden Club.

At the Forest Area Chamber of Commerce meeting last week, Chris Strebeck was the recipient of the Golden Shovel Award, left photo, for his service to the Chamber and the Ivan Bagley Award was presented to Jeffrey Cooper for his service to the...

The East Central Community College Art Department  opened its 2018 Student Art Exhibition Monday and it runs through Monday, April 23, in the lobby of the Vickers Fine Arts Center Auditorium.

Lotta L. McCombs

Lotta L. McCombs, 84 (September 23rd, 1933) daughter of the late Guy Clifton and Edythe Jones McCombs, previous resident of Lake, Mississippi and Norwood, Louisiana, passed peacefully into the Heavenly realm on Good Friday March 30th, 2018, in Tallmadge, Ohio.


James W. Wolverton

James W. Wolverton passed away Wednesday, April 11, 2018. Funeral services will be conducted by Wilcox Funeral Home, 106 S. Jordan St., Carthage, MS 39051 at 10:00 AM on Saturday, April 21, 2018. Visitation will be held from 6-8 PM on Friday, April 20. Interment with Military Honors will follow at High Hill Cemetery in Walnut Grove. Rev.


Clayton Williamson, III

Clayton Williamson, III, 24, an EDG construction manager, died April 9, 2018 in Winston County.

Services were at 2:00 p.m. Wednesday, April 11, 2018 at the Wilcox Chapel with Bro. Mike Ingram officiating. Burial was in the Warren Family Cemetery. Wilcox Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.


Miss Hattie

By CAROL LINDLEY,

This is a new recipe shared by a friend, and we have all made it at least twice...maybe more.

For the ingredients you will need:

6 cans cut string beans  (any brand) and drain 4 cans of beans into a Dutch oven

Fry one half pound of bacon until crisp and set on paper towels



Harperville News

By SHEILA SANDERS,

Important Dates and Times

The following are important times and dates to put on your calendar for upcoming events at Scott Central:

• Kindergarten registration will be held on April 24th, from 8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

• At 6:00 p.m. on April 26th, the SC Choir will present their spring concert.




Thelma Keyes

Women Day Program

  Good Morning / Evening!

“You will show me the path of life; In Your presence is fullness of joy; At Your right hand are pleasures forevermore.”


Pleasant Hill News

By PEGGY LEWIS,

Restoration

Announcements: Jacqueline McDougle President of the East Ms. Women’s Auxiliary will be the speaker for the Women’s Day Program at MT Olive M.B. Church in Meridian Ms. on April 22, 2018 at 2:30 p.m.

Pilgrim Rest M.B. Church will be in Revival April 23-27 2018. Rev. Perry Fletcher will be the guest speaker.


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Dorothy “Dot” Leonard of Trussville, Alabama passed away on Tuesday, April 10, 2018. Dot was a... READ MORE