Injured Child Expected To Return Home Tuesday

By JOEL McNEECE
A Bruce 11-year-old was airlifted to LeBonheur Wednesday, Aug. 26 after suffering a head injury in a freak accident.

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Harris Scheduled For Fourth Hand Surgery

By JOEL McNEECE
A Bruce man remains in The Med in Memphis following a crash near Dentontown Tuesday, Aug. 25.

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Lots of New Faces For Trojans In 2009

By JOEL McNEECE
Bruce Head Coach James Ray enters his fourth season without a good idea of just how good his young Trojans team can be.
“We don’t have anyone back that has seen any significant time in a real high school game,” Ray said. “We don’t know what they’re truly capable of against another team.”

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Rams Ready For 2009 Challenges

By JOEL McNEECE
Despite losing 11 seniors off last year’s 9-4 team, Vardaman Head Coach Justin Hollis, entering his second season with the Rams, loves the chemistry and attitude of his 2009 team.

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Pre-K to GED, An Opportunity Is Important

Everyone deserves an opportunity for success in life. There’s no guarantee each person will make the most of that opportunity, but we all deserve the chance.

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Terry Vanlandingham

Terry Snellings Vanlandingham of Bruce has included all the recipes for things she cooks that are favorites of her children–Bethany Ferguson LaValley and Wiley Ferguson, Brittney and T.J. Vanlandingham, and Annie Kate and Haze Vanlandingham. Terry says daughter Bethany is a good cook and does a lot of baking, and she and Wiley both love her hamburger casserole. Wiley does some cooking and he and Annie Kate like her deer steak. Terry uses milk, butter and flour to fry it, and adds sour cream to the gravy.

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Calhoun Apparel Launches inSteele Khakis

By JOEL McNEECE
When you see football coaches on the sidelines this fall wearing a nice-looking pair of khakis with a small school logo on the front pocket, don’t be surprised if the pants came from Calhoun City.

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Portion Of Hwy 32 To Close For Five Months

According to Mississippi Department of Transportation (MDOT) officials, Highway 32 at County Road 99 in Yalobusha County will close on Sept. 1 to allow crews to perform work in the area.

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County Facing 3.8 Mill Tax Increase

By JOEL McNEECE
After much debate amongst themselves and the school district, Calhoun County supervisors have settled on a budget for next fiscal year that will result in a 3.8 mill increase for taxpayers.

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Official Says Calhoun Test Scores Were Favorable To State

By JOEL McNEECE
Calhoun County School’s Testing Coordinator Judy Carnaggio said Calhoun “compared favorably with state levels” on the recently released state test scores from last year.

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