Rebecca King’s third block Resource Management Class helped organize the bags for the nutrition program at Bruce Elementary.
Amanda Gulledge’s classes have created art for Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Students in her first, second, and third block classes all made their own form of art.
The Mississippi Department of Education released their accountability ratings for all Calhoun County Schools for last school year.
At a recent ceremony honoring those who have established endowed scholarships at Northwest Mississippi Community College, a plaque of appreciation was presented to the family of Vicki Hale for the establishment of the Victoria P. Hale Endowment. The scholarship was established by the Northwest Nursing Division with funds from the annual “Shoot for the Heart” fundraiser. From left are Dr. Spears; Vicki Hale, retired division director of Nursing; Danny Hale, husband; Brian Hale, son; Mindy Hale, daughter-in-law; Fran Jones, sister; Woody Jones, brother-in-law; Dr. Denise Bynum, division director of Nursing; Gale Cushman, Foundation board president and Barry Bouchillon, Foundation board member. Vicki is a native of Coffeeville. Photo by Julie Bauer
Bruce Trojans' 1996 State Championship team will be honored on their 20th anniversary Friday night during the East Webster game. The Journal spoke with several former team members, including from left Brad Hensley, Josh Hegwood, Freddy Bullard, Jody Dye and Coach Phil Ferguson, for a story looking back on the magical year. Read that story in our features section.
It’s been 20 years, but the memories from all who followed the 1996 Bruce Trojan state championship football team are still as vivid as ever.
Dalton Russell, of Pittsboro, has landed a small role in a movie that was released this week.
I never thought this could happen to me,” Precious Thompson said after returning for a follow-up biopsy. [Read more...]
Observers who are looking for Mississippi to provide any major surprises in our state’s 2016 presidential balloting are likely to be disappointed. From 1980 to the present, Mississippi has voted Republican in presidential politics.