Boy hit by car at county fair


An eleven year old Tennessee boy struck by a car at the Calhoun County Fair last night is reported in stable condition at a Vanderbilt hospital.

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Cecilia Favazza

Cecilia E. Favazza, 96, died Monday July 17, 2017 at North Mississippi Medical Center, Eupora Hospital. She was born July 19, 1920 in Memphis, Tennessee to the late parents of Vito and Mary Satamoro Favazza who preceded her in death. She was a devoted member of the Catholic Church. [Read more...]

Shirley Russell

Shirley Russell, 79, passed away peacefully surrounded by her family on Tuesday, July 18, 2017 at Baptist Memorial Hospital in Oxford. Born December 17, 1937, she was the daughter of the late Lusk Dickey and the late Mary Shankles Dickey. Shirley was retired from Kellwood. [Read more...]

County Fair livestock shows

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goatIt's been a busy week in the livestock arena this week at the County Fair in Pittsboro with more to come this weekend.


Dallas Gore


dallas2Dallas Gore looks to help students #WinTheDay at Bruce High School this year. Read about his goals for the school as its new principal in the news section on this website.

Rev. Jerry James is a teacher both in church, community

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Rev. Jerry James is entering his second year as pastor at Porter’s Chapel AME Church, located directly in front of Calhoun City Elementary School.
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Bruce Yard of the Month

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Yard of the Month norwoodJohnny and Lisa Norwood’s was selected Yard of the Month for July by the Bruce Twentieth Century Club.  Photo by Celia Hillhouse

Dumpsters still big source of debate for Pittsboro board

Troy Moore takes oath

The Pittsboro board of aldermen welcomed a new member and continued its debate on what to do with the town’s dumpsters on the old school property that are routinely abused.
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Pet show and Pig Scramble are Thursday night

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The 94th annual Calhoun County Fair is underway at the multi-purpose center in Pittsboro.
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Sassy Sluggers make All Star run


10 U All-Star Sassy Sluggers (Vardaman/Calhoun City) recently competed in a number of tournaments.

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