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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.


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.


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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What's wrong with Forest?

By JOHN B. WINDHAM,

Dear Editor:

Well, the sad, undeniable truth is — Forest is dying!  So, now, the more important question becomes — Why is Forest dying? The answers to why Forest is dying may be a little too much for just one ‘letter to the editor’, but we can start with the #1 cause that Forest is dying — Forest is a Sanctuary City. 






Arrest Report July 11

The following individuals were entered into the docket at the Scott County Detention Center June 28 – July 4. All individuals are considered innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.

Deonte M. Towner, 22, 518 Valley St, Forest MS, PC-Robbery.


Arrest Report July 4

The following individuals were entered into the docket at the Scott County Detention Center June 21 – June 27. All individuals are considered innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.

 

John Dillion Alford, 25, 330 MC Lum Rd, Morton MS, Multi-Count.


Arrest Report June 20

The following individuals were entered into the docket at the Scott County Detention Center June 8 – June 14. All individuals are considered innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.

Courtney Jones, 27, 3195 Bealman Rd. Dekalb MS, Molesting – Touching Child for Lustful Purposes.



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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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