Latest High School Football Rankings

Calhoun City and Vardaman both moved up in the high school football rankings after impressive wins in week one.

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Vardaman Elementary Transformed Into “Success City”

By JOEL McNEECE
When you walk into Vardaman Elementary this year it’s almost as if you’re entering another city – “Success City.”

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Bruce Museum Coming to Life

August 25, 2005 – The city of Bruce is enjoying something of a revival of sorts in the aesthetic arena.  Hundreds of local citizens working through the Chamber of Commerce, with a grant from the state for historic preservation, have acquired the old E.L. Bruce Company commissary building on the town square.

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Carolyn Greene

Carolyn Greene of Pittsboro is basically a vegetable person–peas, butterbeans, potatoes, and cornbread, but she has also been a cake decorator at Bruce Piggly Wiggly for ten years. She grew up with her mother’s country cooking which usually consisted of fried ham, vegetables and biscuits, plain cake and chocolate icing, but her mother-in-law taught her to make biscuits like her late husband, Jr., liked.

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There’s More to Education Than A High Test Score

Calhoun County’s scores on last year’s state tests and the resulting accreditations for each school were released last week with Bruce High School, Calhoun City Elementary and Vardaman Elementary earning high marks.

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Trojans Fall At Water Valley In Overtime

By JOEL McNEECE
The Bruce Trojans dropped to 0-1 on the 2010 season after a lost fumble in overtime resulted in a 13-7 defeat at Water Valley.

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‘City Impresses With 54-6 Rout Of Coffeeville

By JOEL McNEECE
Calhoun City made easy work of Coffeeville avenging a loss last season with a 54-6 blowout last Friday night at D.L. Harrison field.

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Vardaman Earns 27-0 Shutout Over Ray Brooks

By JOEL McNEECE
After a scoreless first quarter, the Vardaman Rams rattled off four unanswered touchdowns in a 27-0 shutout of Ray Brooks to open the 2010 season.

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Harmon Has Big Night As Cougars Win

By JOEL McNEECE
Calhoun Academy QB Hunter Harmon raced 35 yards for a touchdown with five seconds to play to lift the Cougars to a 32-26 win over Park Place Christian Academy in Smith Wills Stadium in Jackson.

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Kenneth Goodson

Kenneth Goodson, 79, of Calhoun City, died August 20, 2010 at Community Hospice in Verona. He was born October 3, 1930. He was a retired industrial worker and a U.S. Army Veteran.