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Mark Hendrix

Hendrix points to experience, training as to why he should be next sheriff

Mark Hendrix "humbly asks for your vote for the position of Sheriff in the upcoming election. … [Read More...]

Jay Vanlandingham

Vanlandingham asks voters to consider his experience, loyalty and willingness to serve

Jay Vanlandingham is seeking re-election for the office of constable post 1. … [Read More...]

Tony Morgan

Supervisor Tony Morgan thanks voters in district five

I would like to take this opportunity to thank the voters of District Five for the fine support that I have received during the past four years. … [Read More...]



Bruce Museum to host 5K Color Run during Sawmill Festival

The Bruce Museum 5K Color Run will be Saturday, July 11 during the Bruce Sawmill Festival. … [Read More...]

Rick Cleveland

Brian Dozier deserves All Star start at second base

Brian Dozier of Fulton and Southern Miss ended last week as the American League leader among second basemen in just … [Read More...]

Bruce All Stars

Bruce All Stars win Water Valley Invitational

Bruce All-Stars Coach Pitch Softball won the Water Valley Invitational recently. … [Read More...]

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Bruce junior high cheerleaders excel in competition

Bruce Junior High Cheerleaders excelled in competition at camp in Starkville June 19-21. … [Read More...]

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Huge fireworks display set for Fourth of July celebration on Bruce Square

Hamburgers, hot dogs, ice cream, watermelon, live music, a parade and a giant fireworks display are all planned for the Bruce Square to celebrate the Fourth of July. … [Read More...]


Saturday is deadline to register to vote to participate in Aug. 4 primaries

This Saturday, July 4, is the deadline to register to vote in the Aug. 4 primaries. … [Read More...]


Goodwins love freedom of open road on their Can-Am Spyder

Vardaman First Baptist pastor Archie Goodwin grew up on motorcycles, evolving from dirt bikes as a kid to street bikes as an adult. “I’ve just always loved it,” Goodwin said. … [Read More...]

Dr. Lee Pullen and Sandra Jones

Jones, Collins honored for years of service at Pullen dental clinic

Dr. Lee Pullen honored two of his staff members recently at his Bruce dental clinic for decades of service. … [Read More...]

Cameron Douglas

Douglas receives 2015 Loggins Scholarship

Cameron Douglas is the recipient of the 2015 W.C. Loggins Scholarship. … [Read More...]

Billy McCord

Billy McCord resigns from Calhoun County School Board; budget and raise for powerlifting coaches approved

Calhoun County School Board President Billy McCord, of Bruce, officially resigned Monday night. … [Read More...]

Kashyra Guyton and EMR Bobby Amador

Emotional reunion as Kashyra Guyton meets her rescuers

Kashyra Guyton met her “superheroes” last week in an emotional reunion at the Calhoun City Library. … [Read More...]

Ottis Crocker

Bruce board considering options for successor to City Judge Ottis Crocker

The Bruce Board will consider options on appointing a new city judge at their Tuesday, July 7 meeting, Mayor Rudy Pope said. … [Read More...]

Tommy Reynolds

Municipalities, counties can ban purchase of “dangerous caffeine products” by minors

Cities and counties in Mississippi can now move forward to ban dangerous caffeine products from purchase by persons under the age of 18, Rep. Tommy Reynolds (D-Water Valley) announced today. … [Read More...]

Charlie Mitchell, center, visits with Sarah Margaret and Tommy Hallum and Daniel Hathorne.

Mitchell speaks on strength of newspapers at Bruce Rotary Banquet

Charlie Mitchell, Assistant Dean of the Meek School of Journalism and New Media at the University of Mississippi, told Bruce Rotary Club last Wednesday at their banquet that newspapers are not becoming obsolete, despite what many people say. … [Read More...]

Colbin Necaise

Necaise remembered as unique young man

Unique, kind-hearted, helpful, outdoorsman and a precious soul – these were the words used to describe 13-year-old Colbin Dane Necaise by friends and family. … [Read More...]

Taylor Blue Cook

Blue earns staff scholarship from Girls’ State

Taylor LeeAnna Blue, of Vardaman was one of 10 staff members at Girls State to receive a $500 staff scholarship from Post 1776 in Cleveland. … [Read More...]

Dr. Willie Wells

Dr. Wells earns Family Medicine Board certification

Dr. Willie Lee Wells, of Bruce, recently obtained his Family Medicine Board certification for another ten years. … [Read More...]

Keith Bollinger

Keith Bollinger vows to recruit more industry if elected

“To the Voters of District Three, I, Keith Bollinger, am announcing my candidacy for the position of Supervisor District Three. … [Read More...]

Tito Cutout

Tito Lopez to become Calhoun City’s next police chief

Tito Lopez spent much of his youth trying to protect himself. He’s now passionate about his career of trying to protect others. … [Read More...]

Chris Easley

Calhoun City’s Easley earns Franklin Corporation Scholarship

Christopher Easley Jr. is the recipient of the 2015 Franklin Corporation scholarship. … [Read More...]

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CCJ earns top awards from state press association

The Calhoun County Journal earned more than a dozen awards including “General Excellence” and Photo of the Year among all newspapers at the annual Better Newspaper Contest. … [Read More...]

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Bruce man arrested after fleeing scene of Monday accident

Monday afternoon, Willie Jones, of 119 CR 247 in Bruce, was taken into custody after fleeing the scene of an accident near Big Creek. … [Read More...]

Joel McNeece

CCJ Publisher Joel McNeece re-elected president of Mississippi Press Association

Joel McNeece of Bruce will serve another one-year term as president of the state newspaper association. … [Read More...]

Lynn Havens

Supervisors appoint Havens as new airport director

Calhoun County Supervisors appointed a new director for the Calhoun County Airport and chose an architectural firm to lead the Calhoun Health Services expansion project at a meeting Monday morning. … [Read More...]

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Bruce woman still hospitalized after Friday wreck

A Bruce woman remains hospitalized in Memphis following a wreck last week near Pittsboro. … [Read More...]

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Lewis Memorial to host St. Jude Trike-a-Thon

Lewis Memorial Methodist Daycare is sponsoring a Trike-A-Thon for St. Jude. … [Read More...]

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Fourth of July celebration planned for Bruce Square

Hamburgers, hot dogs, ice cream, live music and a giant fireworks display are all planned for the Bruce Square to celebrate the Fourth of July. … [Read More...]


Bruce, Calhoun City stores to host MBS Donor coach

Mississippi Blood Services will be holding community blood drives at the Dollar General stores in Bruce and Calhoun City over the next week. … [Read More...]

Animal Avengers

Animal Avengers coming to Bruce Theater June 23

You are invited to Jesse Yancy Memorial Library’s Summer Reading Family Night featuring “Animal Avengers: Heroes of the Wild” presented by Animal Tales. … [Read More...]

Alex Gracia

Gracia opens tortilla bakery, delivery service in Calhoun

Taste, freshness, and authenticity – those are the characteristics that Alex Gracia says separates his tortillas from others you might find in this area. … [Read More...]

Danny Rodgers

Danny Rodgers makes case for supervisor position

“To the voters of District Three: I, Danny Rodgers, am announcing my candidacy for supervisor. … [Read More...]


Local farmers’ markets bringing visitors to squares for produce, baked goods, music and fellowship

Fresh vegetables, baked goods, good music and lots of fellowship are bringing people out to the Bruce and Calhoun City squares each Wednesday and Thursday both to shop and sell. … [Read More...]

Bruce Mayor Rudy Pope

Drivers urged to pull up to lines on road at Bruce redlight

Bruce Mayor Rudy Pope told the Chamber of Commerce Monday he’s pleased with the new turn lane at the Hwy. 9-32 intersection, but encouraged drivers to pay close attention to the lines on the road to make certain the system works. … [Read More...]


Schedule announced for “Meet Your Candidate” programs

W07BN television announced the schedule for the “Meet Your Candidate” series featuring Q&A sessions with various candidates. … [Read More...]

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