Saiz, Weatherspoon, Schmidt all in race for Howell Trophy

Rick Cleveland

The college basketball season is heading ever so rapidly toward March Madness, which in Mississippi means the presentation of the C Spire Howell and Gillom trophies for the state’s most outstanding players.
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Draine leads Calhoun City past Coahoma in OT and within one win of Jackson

Ladavius Draine scored 46 against Coahoma AHS.

Ladavius Draine scored 46 points to lead the Calhoun City Wildcats past Coahoma AHS Tuesday night 82-75 in overtime and pull the Wildcats within one win of a return trip to Jackson.
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Vardaman hosts baseball, softball county tournaments this Saturday

baseball

Bruce, Calhoun City and Vardaman softball and baseball teams will officially open their season this Saturday with the annual county tournament at the Vardaman Sportsplex.
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Bone’s – the best steakhouse anywhere

Joel McNeece

Bone’s, located just south of the always busy Piedmont and Peachtree intersection in the Atlanta suburb of Buckhead, is a delightful trip into the past while providing the best of today at the same time.
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Am I too old to enjoy shopping anymore?

Lisa McNeece

I wonder what age you get when you really don’t enjoy shopping anymore.
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Slimed! Hit with Water Balloons! Duct Taped to Wall! Kristy Tindall taking punishment for good cause

kristy tindall

Calhoun City 7th-8th grade science teacher Kristy Tindall was duct taped to a wall by her students where she hung for 45 minutes as her hands turned blue and she couldn’t feel her feet.
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Vardaman has only contested race thus far as qualifying enters final week

calhoun co politics

With just over a week remaining to qualify, Vardaman has the only current contested race while Calhoun City, Derma, Pittsboro, and Slate Springs all lack enough candidates to fill all their positions.
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Supervisors accept bridge project bid; Discuss internet service, horse arena

Jay Vanlandingham

Calhoun County Supervisors accepted a bid on a bridge project, discussed changing internet providers and considered a proposal from a local committee to take over operation of the horse arena at the fairgrounds in a meeting last Friday in Pittsboro.
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Betty Edwards

Betty Edwards

Betty Edwards of Slate Springs made butter roll every Monday morning for 12 years when she worked at Roscoe’s.
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Calhoun County 4-H

4-H Goat Show pre

4-H Goat ShowCalhoun County 4-H/FFA Parker Winter, CJ Weddle, Jensyn Cain, Mikayla Shelton, Layla Bramlitt, Hayden Barnett, and Austin Winter were participants in the recent Northeast District Livestock Show. Jillian Bramlitt is not pictured. See more on their accomplishments in this week's CCJ.