Bruce Museum Update: kitchen addition opens new possibilities

Rickie Vaughn considers himself an “old fashioned” person when it comes to working with tools, which is a major reason his ongoing work in the former Bruce Company Store building has a personal appeal to him.
“I grew up learning to work with old fashioned hand tools, not all these modern tools used today,” Vaughn said. “This town was built on hard work by hard working people – people that worked with their hands. That’s what this building represents. Bruce Company and the sawmill industry is a valuable part of our history and we don’t need to forget it.”

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Zilla Spencer

Vegetable Pizza is something Zilla Spencer of Vardaman makes quite often and the?Christmas tree version of it is always a hit. The idea came from Southern Living or Better Homes and Gardens, and she says it’s one of the best Christmas things she’s run across. And with either pizza, “You can put whatever vegetables you want on it and decorate it however you want to.”

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Who’s to blame for redistricting debacle?

Who is to blame for the fact that our state leaders can’t come to an agreement on redistricting, setting up the strong possibility of taxpayers having to flip the expense of two elections? Is it Democrats, Republicans, Gov. Haley Barbour, Lt. Gov. Phil Bryant or Speaker Billy McCoy?

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Hamilton tops Bruce 4-0 behind strong pitching from Chase Reeves

By JOEL McNEECE
The Bruce Trojans didn’t have an answer for Hamilton pitcher Chase Reeves Tuesday night. Reeves struck out 15 batters and allowed only two hits in a 4-0 win for the visiting Lions.

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Wildcats fall to Hamilton; whip Houlka 19-1

By JOEL McNEECE
Hamilton’s Chase Reeves limited the Calhoun City Wildcats, 4-8, to only two hits as the Lions earned an 8-0 victory last Tuesday.

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Lady Trojans roll over Water Valley; beaten by Hatley

By JOEL McNEECE
The Bruce Lady Trojans had little trouble with the visiting Lady Blue Devils from Water Valley Tuesday night earning a 10-run victory in six innings.

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Cougars playoff hopes rely on key matchups this week

By JOEL McNEECE
This is a pivotal week for Calhoun Academy baseball as they continue to push toward a playoff spot.

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Lady Rams rout TCPS; rally for win over Calhoun City

By JOEL McNEECE
Genna Grace Edmondson threw a no hitter as the Lady Rams shutout TCPS 17-0 Tuesday night.

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Lady Wildcats suffer tough loss to Vardaman

By JOEL McNEECE
Calhoun City Lady Wildcats saw a 4-2 lead vanish in the last inning of a 6-4 loss to Vardaman last Thursday.

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Rams fall to Houlka; host Smithville Friday

rams48Adam Wright drew the start for Vardaman last Friday in a loss to Houlka. Marcus Kimble pitched in relief for the Rams. Vardaman is scheduled to host Smithville this Friday night. Photo by Joel McNeece