Today's Top Stories

The Forest Baptist Church mission team enjoyed a wonderful and productive mission trip to Haiti from June 30 through July 6.

The Lackey Hospital Auxiliary awards an annual $1,000 nursing scholarship to a local graduate that has demonstrated academic excellence and plans to further their education in the medical field.

During a recent awards ceremony, the Mississippi Department of Transportation (MDOT) recognized employees for their years of continuous service to the agency.

Courtney Jo Weaver of Nanih Waiya is set to take the stage this week to compete for International Auctioneer Champion.

The 2019 Distinguished Young Woman of Scott County, Olivia Triplett, is one of 30 young women from across Mississippi who will be vying to become the next Distinguished Young Woman of Mississippi and represent the state in the national...

Carolyn Cooper has been a mainstay with the the Mississippi Second Chancery Court District as the court’s administrator for 23 years.

Pleasant Hill News


Youth Day Program


Announcements: Morton Vocational/Bettye Mae Jack School Reunion July 5, 6, and 7, 2018 for more information call Johnnie M Jones 601-732-6564, John Kennedy 601-829-9089, or Carl R. Lucas 601-366-3134.

Lone Pilgrim News


Men’s Day Program was a great success

On Sunday, June 24, 2018, Pastor’s Croff message was delivered from the Psalm 51, verse 10.  His subject: “Change Me”.  Reverend Buckley read the Responsive Reading. Evangelist Mosley provided Words of Encouragement, what is your special gift? 

Morton News


Announcements:  Reminder to begin celebration of the Independence Holiday by attending the  “Celebrating an Old Fashioned July 4th” program at First Baptist Church Morton on Friday, June 29 beginning at 6:00 p. m.

Forest News

Happy Birthday:

June 27  Dr. Joe “Mitch” Mitchell, Sara Reifenberg, Pamela Bramlett, Janelle Brown, Kathy Bishop Britt, Karla Childs, Shelby Wolverton, Alison Benton, Spencer Rushing, Edward E. McCaughn, Mozelle Warren

Legal Notices June 27





Notice is hereby given that the  CITY OF FOREST, Mayor and  Board of Aldermen, Forest,  Mississippi, will receive Electronic Sealed Bids via reverse  auction for the purchase of the  following:


One or More Single Axle  Dump Truck


Classified Ads June 27


3 BR/2 BA for rent with all appliances. No pets. References  and deposit required. Call  601-469-1164.


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


FOR RENT- 1 Br. furnished  trailer. Deposit, no pets.  601-479-5096


FOR RENT- 2 Bd 2 Ba trailer.  Ringgold Comm. Partially furnished, no pets. 601-479-5096


Nice! 3 BR/2 BA Mobile Home  with all appliances. No pets.  References and deposit required. Call 601-469-1164.