Here come the Wildcats

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cc cheer82Calhoun City charged into Coffeeville and shutout the Pirates to open the 2017 season. Recap all this week's high school football action around the county in our sports section.

‘City rolls over Coffeeville 45-0

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Calhoun City opened defense of their 2A state championship Friday night with a 45-0 road victory at Coffeeville.

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Cougars lose home opener 62-58 to Prentiss Christian

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Calhoun Academy played one of the most exciting games of the opening weekend of the high school football season, but came out on the short end of a 62-58 score at home against Prentiss Christian.

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Bruce falls at Aberdeen 50-12 to open season

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The Bruce Trojans stuffed Aberdeen at the line of scrimmage the first three plays of Friday night's game, forcing a punt. Quin Davis scooped up the shanked football and raced down the visiting sideline for an apparent game-opening touchdown, but then the referees wiped it away with a roughing the punter call and the game wasn't much of a contest from that point forward.

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Betty Lucius

Betty Jean Lucius, 83, passed away peacefully at Baptist Nursing Home in Calhoun City Wednesday, Aug. 16, 2017. Born April 6, 1934, she was the daughter of Spencer Lucius and Alto Hood Lucius. She was a member of New Providence Baptist Church, and was always faithful in her attendance, even when it was a struggle. [Read more...]

Football Season Arrives

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ram sunsetThe high school football season officially opened Thursday night when Vardaman played at South Pontotoc.

Vardaman drops season opener at South Pontotoc 42-14

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Self-inflicted wounds were the biggest culprit in Vardaman’s 42-14 season opening loss Thursday night at South Pontotoc.
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Coach Calhoun, Move to Learn set to visit CCES

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Coach Larry Calhoun, the star of the Move to Learn exercise break videos, will be at the Calhoun City Elementary School campus on Aug. 23 to introduce administrators, teachers and students to the Move to Learn Initiative.
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Lady Wildcats rally past Houston with power display

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The Calhoun City Lady Wildcats utilized some power to rally for a win over Houston Thursday night.

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Lady Rams top Lady Trojans in Thursday softball action

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The Vardaman Lady Rams defeated Bruce 12-6 Thursday afternoon at the Sportsplex in Vardaman.

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