Evelyn Henry, a long-time resident of Nicholson and Picayune, entered the gates of heaven, surrounded by her family, on Saturday, April 12, 2014, at the age of 83.Born August 7, 1930, in Derma, MS, Evelyn graduated from Derma High School in 1948. In 1952, she was awarded a Bachelor of Science degree in Home Economics from Mississippi State College for Women in Columbus.Evelyn was a well-loved home economics teacher for the next 40 years. She retired from teaching at Pearl River Junior High School in 1992. [Read more...]
Charles Wayne Brasher, 60, of Bruce, passed away April 4, 2014 at his home. He was born November 27, 1952. He graduated from Houlka High School in 1970. He resided in the Pilgrim Rest Community. He drove a semi-truck most of his life. [Read more...]
Bruce will host a community Easter Egg hunt and Spring Fest on the square this Saturday, April 19.
Bruce Elementary students in Mrs. Ashley Clements’ third grade class recently designed paper bags for Earth Day that will be used for customers groceries at the Piggly Wiggly. Pictured, from left, front, Sara Parker and Catelyn McCammon; middle, Carlee Winter, Emma Schmitz, Wyeth Long, Jaidyn Tillman; back, Korique Pierce and Quanterria Venson.
GFWC-MFWC Twentieth Century Club of Bruce will hold the Sawmill Festival Queen Tea Thursday, Apr. 24 at 6:30 p.m. at Bruce Forestry Museum.
Robert Morgan, of Vardaman, has accomplished a lot in the classroom at Mississippi State University where he is closing in on a pair of degrees in education and mathematics. But it’s his work outside of his studies that recently earned him one of the university’s prestigious “Diversity Awards.”
Another Masters is in the books. Bubba Watson won, but most would agree Augusta National was the true victor. It almost always is.