Betty Malone

Betty Carolyn Malone, 78,  of Winona died Sunday, Sept. 14 at Winona Manor of heart failure. She was born in Calhoun County  November 27, 1935, to the late John Dewey and Blanche Beatrice Simpson Baker.  She was a homemaker and a member of North Winona Baptist Church. [Read more...]

George ‘Flat’ Williams

George Edward ‘Flat’ Williams  of Bruce died August 22, 2014 at Calhoun Health Services Nursing Home in Calhoun City. He was born December 30, 1939 to Earl Williams and Cora Lee Kilgore in Lafayette County, Ms. He was a member of Union Hill M.B. Church in Etta. He was a skilled windshield repairman, auto mechanic and avid sportsman. He was a friend to all and an enemy to none. Some of his favorite days were spent on the bench in front of Piggly Wiggly in Bruce socializing. [Read more...]

James Potts

James Potts, 66, Water Valley, died Saturday, Sept. 13, 2014, at his residence. Born  March 1, 1948, he was the son of the late Arvie N. Potts and the late Mary Clyde Joblin Potts. He was the husband of Lottie Galloway Potts, Water Valley. He was a member of Drivers Flat Baptist Church. [Read more...]


Adult education, workforce development stressed at Bruce Chamber meeting

Ada Armstrong

Ada Armstrong told the Bruce Chamber of Commerce Monday that the Adult Education Center, located behind Bruce City Hall, provides a vital service for all ages.

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Supervisors approve budget with 1-mil tax increase and employee pay raise

Earnest Fox

Calhoun County supervisors approved the 2014-15 budget with some changes from the one presented including a 3% pay raise for employees.

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Water Valley defeats Bruce 32-21 in controversy filled game

Zack Cruthirds breaks through the line for a 71-yard touchdown run.

The Bruce Trojans suffered a 32-21 loss at Water Valley Friday night, but the outcome of the game turned out to be less of a story than the controversy within.

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