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Pleasant Hill News

By PEGGY LEWIS,

God gives me strength

Announcements: MT. Moriah fall revival will begin July 23-25, 2018 Services will begin each night at 7:15 with Rev. Eric Jones as the guest Evangelist.

We Care Mission Food Distributions dates are July 6 and July 20. Location Fellowship Hall of Morton United Methodist Church 29 Church Street Morton Ms.


Harperville News

By SHEILA SANDERS,

Time to get back to the ‘Real World’

This is the last full week of the summer break as Scott County District School teachers will report to work next Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday for professional development. All time seems to fly by, but it seems that no time passes faster than summer break.


Beatrice R. Edwards Hale

Memorial graveside services were held on Saturday, July 14, 2018 for Beatrice R. Edwards Hale of San Diego, California at Union Baptist Church Cemetery in the Red Top Community in Scott County. Services were conducted by Bro. M.L. Wallace of Lena.


Larry Leach

Mr. Larry Leach, age 66, passed away on Sunday, July 15, 2018 at UMMC in Jackson, MS. Visitation was held from 5:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. Tuesday July 17, 2018 at Wolf Funeral Services in Lake, MS and Wednesday July 18, 2018 from 9:00 a.m. until 9:50 a.m. at Hazel Baptist Church in Lake, MS.


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July 4th Holiday Deadlines

Due to the July 4th Holiday falling on publication day, The Scott County Times will be observing special deadlines for the July 4 edition. All news, display advertising, and columnist must be in our office by 10 a.m. on Friday, June 29. Classifieds and legal notices must be in by noon on June 28.

 



Classiness is not measured by success or wealth

By JAMES PHILLIPS,

Often classiness is believed to be related to one’s wealth, success, sophistication or overall status in life, or their lack thereof. During my walk-through life I have come to realize that classiness has nothing to do with someone’s standing in life and has everything to do with the selfless desire to make the world around you a better place.



Garbology 101

By TIM BEELAND,

It is three-tenths of a mile from the end of my driveway down the dirt and gravel Pine Grove Road to Highway 21. Three-tenths of a mile. A little after 6:00 a.m. on the Fourth of July I decided to walk to the highway and back because I was more than a little perturbed on the eve of the Fourth  as I drove in from work.




Bobby Stroud

Mr. Bobby Stroud, age 76, passed away Sunday June 10, 2018 at his residence in Lake, MS. Visitation was held on Tuesday June 12, 2018 from 10:30 a.m. until 1:50 p.m. at Wolf Funeral Services in Lake, MS. Funeral Services were held on Tuesday June 12, 2018 at 2:00 p.m. at the Wolf Funeral Services Chapel in Lake, MS. Officiating was Rev.


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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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