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Bruce Rotary Auction, Calhoun City Parade kick off Christmas festivities Thursday night

A flurry of Christmas activities around Calhoun County will begin Thursday, Dec. 3 with the annual Bruce Rotary Christmas Auction and the Calhoun City Parade. … [Read More...]

Junior C.J. Weddle, top center, hopes to go to a four-year college, but worries that not being able to do online research in school will hold her back. Also pictured are Wendarious Townsend, left, and Dillon Williams on right.

The slowest internet in Mississippi found in Calhoun County Schools

Stuck with huge bills for Internet service that barely works, Calhoun County schools have missed out on the digital revolution. … [Read More...]

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Turkey Tales – 3rd grade class writes Thanksgiving book

Spoiled turkeys, magic turkeys, mean turkeys and lots of turkey hunting are all part of a book of stories published by Sissy Tunnell’s third grade class at Bruce Elementary. … [Read More...]


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Calhoun native Easley commits to play golf at Auburn

Calhoun native C.J. Easley has committed to play golf for Auburn University. … [Read More...]

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Quarterbacks leading the way for Big Three’s success this season

Mississippi State, Ole Miss and Southern Miss all boast 8-3 records heading into the last weekend of the regular season. … [Read More...]

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Calhoun Academy will resume play after Thanksgiving break

Calhoun Academy’s Lady Cougars have opened the season 5-2. They defeated North Delta last week 49-41. … [Read More...]

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Bruce Rotary begins work on annual Christmas baskets project

The Bruce Rotary Club is making preparations for its 16th year of providing Christmas baskets for the needy through the help of the community. … [Read More...]

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Wayne Mullen battles Sacoidosis with optimism, hope and thankfulness

Wayne Mullen has loved to work all his life, dating back to his youth in Vardaman. … [Read More...]

Among choir members are, from left, Garrett Carter, Gail Baker, Richard Easley, Michael Caviness, Phil Hamilton, James Eltis Vanlandingham, Jennifer Doss, Jimmy Hardin and Stephanie Edmondson.

Gregory leads Community Choir as they prepare for Christmas shows

Calhoun Community Choir will debut with a couple of concerts in the coming weeks. … [Read More...]


Bruce Xpress burglar charged, probation revoked

A Derma man has been charged with the  September burglary of Bruce Xpress. … [Read More...]

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‘City man killed in accident; Bruce man injured in wreck in Oklahoma

A Calhoun City man is dead following an accident last week. … [Read More...]

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Bruce students share their favorite Thanksgiving meals

The holidays are quickly approaching this fall, with Thanksgiving coming up November 26th. Students at BHS are just humming with excitement to get out all of next week for Thanksgiving break, so they can scarf down all their favorite meals while seeing their … [Read More...]

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Thornton, Smith, Armstrong to be honored at annual A.D. Goodman Banquet

The 32nd Annual A.D. Goodman Scholarship Banquet will be Saturday, Nov. 28, at 7 p.m. at the St. Luke Masonic Lodge in Bruce. … [Read More...]

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Broughman advances to Junior Miss Magnolia State Finals

Madison Broughman, of Calhoun City, will be a contestant in the statewide Jr. Miss Magnolia State Pageant finals in Vicksburg City Auditorium Nov. 20-22. … [Read More...]

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Brown earns honor from Bruce Rotary

Aleta Brown, a senior at Bruce High School, was recently honored with the Youth Leadership Award from Bruce Rotary. … [Read More...]

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Egg Bowl Run to come through Calhoun County on Monday

Plans are coming together for the annual Egg Bowl Run on Monday, Nov. 23 that will culminate on the Calhoun City Square. … [Read More...]


Academy students advance to district reading fair

Calhoun Academy hosted a reading fair for their fourth through twelfth grade English classes October 21. This is the first year the winners are given the opportunity to compete at district level. … [Read More...]

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Miriam Clark creates one-of-a-kind Santas

“99% hard work and 1% talent is what makes a person succeed in this world,” said Christine Burt, mother of Miriam Burt Clark. … [Read More...]

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Forestry plays key role in Calhoun County

Forestry has long been among the top industries in Calhoun County with annual outputs of more than $183 million. … [Read More...]

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Presley explains broadband internet is critical for future of Calhoun County and state

Public Service commissioner Brandon Presley told the Bruce Chamber of Commerce last Thursday there are two major issues he’s working on he believes critical to the future of Mississippi – broadband internet and the option of natural gas to every household. … [Read More...]


Creekside Golf Course seeking “resort status” in Bruce

Calhoun County supervisors are considering a request to award “resort status” to Creekside Golf Club in Bruce. … [Read More...]

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Edmondson, Alexander, Wade among big award winners at Sweet Potato Banquet

Joe Edmondson, Ryan Alexander, Walker Wade, Joy Earp and Peggy Whiteside were among the winners at the 2015 Vardaman Sweet Potato Festival Banquet. … [Read More...]


Strong storms predicted for Calhoun tonight

Calhoun County is under a wind advisory and flash flood watch with strong storms forecast to enter the area tonight. … [Read More...]

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Calhoun City Band accomplishes its goals

Through the 2015 Calhoun City Marching Band Season, the CCHS Band accomplished and achieved inspiring goals. … [Read More...]


Certified results from the Nov. 3 general election show official turnout for Calhoun County was 53%

Certified results from the Nov. 3 general election show that 53% of the registered voters in the county participated. … [Read More...]


Bruce English III class attends plays in Columbus

Christi Brown’s English III classes went to the Mississippi University for Women in Columbus November 2. … [Read More...]

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CCMS students create bookmarks

Calhoun City Middle School participated in an exciting project where the students created book marks to be used in the library. … [Read More...]

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Veterans honored in programs on Bruce, Calhoun City squares

Veteran Geoffrey Yoste, of Oxford, paid tribute to veterans past and present during ceremonies on the Bruce Square. … [Read More...]

Peggy Whiteside was the 2014 Mayor's Cup winner.

Vardaman Sweet Potato Banquet is Saturday night

Annual recipe contest and Sweet Potato Festival Banquet are set for Saturday night in Vardaman. … [Read More...]

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Kerry Bean has a new heart, new life, and is very thankful

U.S. Navy Veteran Kerry Bean feels like he has a new lease on life, thanks to a new heart. … [Read More...]

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Egg Bowl Run will be Nov. 23 in Calhoun City

Plans are coming together for the annual Egg Bowl Run on Monday, Nov. 23 that will culminate on the Calhoun City Square. … [Read More...]

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Vardaman board discusses options to buy buildings on Main Street

The Vardaman Board of Aldermen authorized Mayor James Casey to seek appraisals for a couple of pieces of property the town is considering purchasing and selling. … [Read More...]

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Dwight Hellums tells of his experience in World War II

“I’m no hero. I’m a survivor.” Those were the words of Dwight Hellums standing in front of Shady Grove UMC Church in Northwest Calhoun County Monday afternoon. … [Read More...]

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New Start Resource Center to open in Pittsboro in January

Miranda Collins views the New Start Resource Center in Pittsboro as a “central hub” where she can direct people to the place they can get the help they need. … [Read More...]

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Suspect arrested in Sunday night break-in

A Grenada woman was charged in the burglary of a Calhoun City home Sunday night. … [Read More...]

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PSC Brandon Presley to speak to Bruce Chamber Thursday

Public Service Commissioner Brandon Presley will be the featured speaker at a special Bruce Chamber of Commerce meeting this Thursday, Nov. 12 at noon. … [Read More...]

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