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State Finalist

Kelly Atkison, senior at Forest High School, was recently recognized as a 2017 Mississippi State Finalist for the Wendy's High School Heisman. Kelly was selected from all the high school nominees as a state finalist. Only 20 total students were recognized at the ceremony for the State of Mississippi.


Pleasant Hill News

By PEGGY LEWIS,

Women of Faith

 

Announcements: Morton Day In the Park, May 5, 2018. Farris Park Admission $3.00.

Gates open at 7:00 a.m.

World Day of Prayer will be May 14, 2018 at 6:00 p.m. at the Scott County District Building.


Sebastopol News

By LINDA L. CORLEY,

Fifth Sunday Rally is April 29th

Congratulations to Brooks Griffin who placed first in the State 1A powerlifting competition Saturday. Keon Triplett placed second in the State competition. Congratulations to both young men and to Coach Jeremy Corley.


Morton News

By FRISKY ROLAND,

Announcements: Scott Regional Hospital Health Fair 2018 is scheduled for Thursday, April 26 from 11 a.m.-1 p.m.  Participate in health screenings, information booths, department services provided by Scott Regional a Division of Rush Health Systems. Enjoy a free lunch and register for door prizes.


The Message

By PASTOR BILL MYERS,

God’s ways are much better than ours!!!

“Teach me, O Lord, to follow your decrees (Your plans); then I will keep them to the end. Give me understanding, and I will keep your law and obey it with all my heart. Direct me in the path of your commands, for there I find delight.”  (Psalm 119:33-35)


Community Calendar

April 27-29

On Friday, April 27, the Excel Learning Center in Morton will host “Drawing with Mr. Luis,” an evening of drawing for children in grades one through five, along with a parent.  Mr. Luis Hernandez will teach basic drawing skills to the participants. 


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XOXO and Happy Easter

By TIM BEELAND,

While browsing through the stack of newspapers that came in the Monday mail, a column by a friend and colleague of mine, Jamie Patterson the managing editor at the Yazoo Herald, caught my eye. Jamie was reminiscing about all the little gifts her young children have given her over the years.





Forest News

Happy Birthday:

April 11 Bertha Emmons, William Lee Fortenberry, Cheryl Rasco Smith, Bobbie Robinson, James D. Ramey, Jr., James McAdory, Jr., Sydney Leonard Mahoney, Beth Eason, Mamie Spencer, Kimberly Spencer, Peggy Brenton


Forest News

Happy Birthday:

April 4 Kayla Welbourne, Georgia Lynn Jones, Joe Thrash, Robert Marveggio, Joyce Carr, Jeannie Bailey Tadlock, Mike Pace, Charles Smith, Jana Nester, John Alumbaugh, David Nabors, Joyce Lathem



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Second Annual Toy Drive underway

The Scott County Sheriff’s Department began accepting donations Monday in their second annualy Sheriff’s Toy Drive. There is a drop off box at the Scott County Sheriff’s Department in the lobby which is open to the public 24 hours a day. There will be a small drop box at Petals & More in Forest.



Circuit Court

The Circuit Court of Scott County, Mississippi cases for trial under the Honorable Judge Collins. The following cases be set for trial and/or disposition in the February, 2018, term of Circuit Court of Scott County, Mississippi, as follow:

First Monday January 29, 2018

 









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Second Annual Toy Drive underway

The Scott County Sheriff’s Department began accepting donations Monday in their second annualy Sheriff’s Toy Drive. There is a drop off box at the Scott County Sheriff’s Department in the lobby which is open to the public 24 hours a day. There will be a small drop box at Petals & More in Forest.



Circuit Court

The Circuit Court of Scott County, Mississippi cases for trial under the Honorable Judge Collins. The following cases be set for trial and/or disposition in the February, 2018, term of Circuit Court of Scott County, Mississippi, as follow:

First Monday January 29, 2018

 









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