Frances H. Jackson

Frances H. Jackson, 76, of Blue Springs, died August 31, 2012 at Darlington Oaks Hospice House. She was born April 11, 1936 in Verona, the daughter of Joe Samuel Hollis and Mildred Lucille Wells Hollis. She was a retired factory worker of Wondred Bread Company in Memphis after 30 years. She was a member of Pleasant Hill Baptist Church, the NRA, and Heritage Foundation. She love gardening, having fun and her family and neighbors.

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Supervisors approve electronic monitoring device for youth court system

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The Calhoun County Board of Supervisors approved the implementation of an electronic monitoring program for juvenile offenders at Friday’s meeting in Pittsboro.

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Linda Jo Logan

Linda Jo Logan, 49, of Bruce, died August 30, 2012 at her home. She was born September 16, 1962 in Bruce. She was a member of Bruce First Baptist Church, and a former clerk at Logan Discount Drugs in Bruce.

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No interruptions expected with ABC programming

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Calhoun Countians won’t see an interruption in their ABC programming this weekend as previously feared.

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‘City Rotary honors Spratlin, Goodson and Cannon with Paul Harris Fellows

Amanda Goodson accepted the honor for her husband Perry from Mayor J.R. Denton.

The Calhoun City Rotary Club held its annual banquet this week during which they honored three Calhoun City citizens for their good works.

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Danny and Mary Tutor looking to share their love of old tractors with others

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Danny Tutor’s love for tractors goes back to his childhood. He recalled driving his first when he was only 6-years-old.

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Former Wildcats, Trojans look to make impact at ICC this football season

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Four Calhoun countians – two former Bruce Trojans and two Calhoun City Wildcats – will take the field Saturday afternoon for the Itawamba Community College Indians as they open the 2012 season at East Central Community College.

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Ethel Lollar Lester

Ethel Lollar Lester, 97, of Big Creek, died August 28, 2012 at Calhoun Health Services Nursing Home in Calhoun City. She was born February 7, 1915, the daughter of J.W. Lollar and Mattie Bush Lollar. She was a homemaker and member of Big Creek Baptist Church.

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Dove season opens Saturday, Sept. 1

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One of the most popular hunting days of the year is quickly approaching. This year, opening day of Mississippi’s dove season is Saturday, September 1.

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The Trojans get their rings

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Although it’s been three months since those wonderful, scorching days on the turf at Smith Wills Stadium in Jackson, the memories are still vividly fresh.
The wild haircuts, the clutch base hits, the celebration after the Bruce Trojan baseball team won the state championship… there were so many moments from the magical run that are truly unforgettable.

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