Bruce man arrested for embezzlement at Oxford restaurant


The Oxford Police Department arrested a Bruce resident for allegedly embezzling $15,000.

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Academy District Spelling Bee


ca-spelling06Several Calhoun Academy students particpated in the district spelling bee recently at Columbus Christian. Pictured, from left, are Boudreaux Jackson, Gigi Wells, Bella Nichols (2nd), Layla Bramlitt (3rd), and Lynsey Leachman (1st). Nichols, Bramlitt and Leachman advanced to the state spelling bee in Jackson in January. Photo by Joel McNeece

It’s not about the money, but the honey


It’s not about the money for Pete Vaughn, but the honey. The Bruce resident harvests almost 200 pounds of honey from his two backyard hives that he set up two years ago.
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Loggins Classic is Saturday at CCHS


Calhoun City is hosting the Loggins Boys’ Basketball Classic Saturday, Dec. 10 at the CCHS gym.
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Wildcats won for many who have come before

Coach Perry Liles

It was in Monroe County on a brown grass field striped with chalked lines where this Wildcat’s dream of winning a state championship ended.

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Hubbard joins board


hubbardoathJimmy Hubbard, fresh off his special election victory, was sworn in as Bruce's newest alderman Tuesday night by City Clerk Rita Talford.

Wright tells Bruce board he wants to expand BCLC facility, Reconnect Therapy on square

Jimmy Hubbard

Doug Wright, owner of Bruce Community Living Center (BCLC), told the Bruce Board of Aldermen Tuesday night he’s interested in expanding the nursing home facility and Reconnect Therapy on the square.
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Vardaman Municipal Complex nearing completion

Vardaman Mayor James Casey

Mayor James Casey told the board last night at the regular meeting that  the new municipal complex should be finished in a day or two.
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Derma appoints three to election commissioner posts

Shane Childs

Derma board of aldermen approved three election commissioners– Deborah Phillips, Jack Curtis and Linda Jane Ramage– at the regular meeting of the board last night.
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‘City board salutes state champion Wildcats

J.R. Denton

Calhoun City aldermen approved a resolution of appreciation of the Calhoun City High School football team in winning the 2016 State 2-A Championship at their regular meeting last night.
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