Deborah K. “Debbie” Derrick

Mrs. Deborah K. “Debbie” Derrick passed away Monday, July 23, 2018 at her residence in Morton, MS. Visitation was held Tuesday July 24, 2018 from 5:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. at Wolf Funeral Services in Morton, MS. Services were held Wednesday July 25, 2018 at 10:00 a.m. at Wolf Funeral Services Chapel in Morton, MS.

Bro. Marvis Leon Everett

Funeral services for Bro. Marvis Leon Everett were conducted at 3:00 p.m. on Sunday, July 22, 2018 from the Ott & Lee Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Steve Robinson and the Rev. Harold Laird officiating. Military honors were presented under the direction of the US Army Honor Guard.

Wins Kindle Fire

Central Mississippi Regional Library System introduced a new contest element to this year’s Summer Library Program —Beanstack, a Fitbit  for reading! The 2018 reading goal for participants of all ages was 400 minutes reading time to be completed during the six-week program.

Community Calendar

August 4


Lake Youth Sports Organization is holding open registration for 2018 youth football and cheerleading until August 3.

Forms can be picked up at The Hornets Nest in Lake or receive by texting or calling Wendy Clark at 601-507-8249 to have a registration form e-mailed.

Morton News


Announcements: Morton MHV Club will hold the August meeting at Morton Public Library on Wednesday, August 1 beginning at 1 p.m.  Everyone is invited to attend.