Ivia Westmoreland, 86, of Pittsboro, died Monday, March 30, 2009 at Baptist Memorial Hospital in Oxford. Arrangements are incomplete at this time, according to Belle Memorial Funeral Home in Bruce.
Jean Bailey Baecher, 78, of Vardaman, died Saturday, March 28, 2009 at St. Francis Nursing Home in?Memphis. She was born December 31, 1930 in Derma, the daughter of Monroe and Florence Vanlandingham Bailey. She was a retired inspector for Kellwood Co. and was a member of Vardaman First Baptist Church.
Calhoun County unemployment decreased in February and remains virtually
equal to most of the surrounding counties, according to the Mississippi
Department of Employment Security.
Calhoun County Sheriff Billy Mac Gore offers a warning to citizens of a
scam discovered in the county referring to "mystery shoppers."
Bruce Trojan catcher Matthew Wilburn holds on to the ball after making the tag on a sliding Water Valley Blue Devil in a recent victory for the JV Trojans. Bruce's JV team is 5-1-1 for the season. Photo by Steve Gulledge
Bruce and Calhoun City both matched up with big region opponents
Tuesday night. When it was all over it was the Trojans who had improved
Vardaman completed a sweep of Okolona last week.
Young people who want to prepare for the 2009 football season are
invited to attend the Sycamore Bank/ Northwest Mississippi Community
College Youth Football Camp Saturday, April 4 on the Senatobia campus.
Southern Belle Originals based in Calhoun City recently donated $12,000
to the Health Care Foundation of North Mississippi for breast care