Yoste, Kelly to speak at Memorial Day Programs in Calhoun City, Bruce

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Memorial Day programs are set for Bruce and Calhoun City on Monday, May 25 with Geoffrey Yoste and Trent Kelly scheduled to speak.

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Bruce Warriors


Warriors baseball team members are, front, from left, Jackson Schmitz, Karon Hooper, Jayke Logan, Fisher Gulledge and Max Nichols; standing, Tylan Hill, John Michael Hood, Mose Gore, Carson Spratlin, Hardy McCormick, Tyler Turner, Braxton Hernandez; at back Coach Craig Turner.

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Jennifer Langford finds rewarding career, passion for art at Ole Miss

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If you want to book an event at the largest hotel in Oxford, then you call Calhoun City native Jennifer Langford.

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Career Center expanding robotics program to 8th-9th grades

From left, Rep. Jim Beckett, CEDA Director Sheila Freely, Bruce Gifted Teacher Jody Clark, Calhoun City Gifted Teacher Laurie Denley, Vardaman Gifted Teacher Jill Caples, Bruce Gifted Teacher Denise Hall, Vardaman Gifted Teacher Amy Edmondson, Engineering & Robotics Instructor Jennifer Bennett, Career Center Director Kyle Clark, and Mike Walker of AT&T.

The Calhoun County Career and Technical Center’s award winning robotics program will now be expanded to include 8th and 9th grade students, the result of a $5,000 gift from the Mississippi Chapter of the AT&T Pioneers.

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Bruce, Vardaman, Calhoun City graduations this Friday, Saturday


More than 150 Calhoun County students are scheduled to receive their high school diplomas this weekend in commencement exercises at Bruce, Calhoun City and Vardaman.
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Calhoun Academy Hall of Fame

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Lindsey Hubbard and Keely Wagner were named to Calhoun Academy’s Hall of Fame.  Hubbard is the daughter of Richmond and Emily Hubbard, and Wagner is the daughter of Ralph and Tammy Wagner.

Vardaman Hall of Fame

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Vardaman High School Hall of Fame members for 2015 are, from left, front, Jasmine Brownlee, Laken Lucius, Audrey Moore, Alyssa Alford; back, Allen Hendrix and Kent Casey.

Calhoun City Hall of Fame

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Hall of Fame members of Calhoun City High School Graduation class are, from left, Steele Liles, Britian Graefe, Jordan England, Jace Leachman, Evan Enochs, Chakel Gates and Blake Simpson.

Bruce Hall of Fame

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The 2015 Bruce High School Hall of Fame members, from left, Chelsea Tillman, Ramon Tillman, Cara May, Drake Ivy, McKenzie Morris, Tyler Donovan, Anna Leise Tedford, and not pictured, Zack Cruthirds.  Photo by Celia D. Hillhouse

Final totals released from May 12 special election; Zinn, Kelly prepare for June 2 runoff

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The official recapitulation of Calhoun County votes were released today from the May 12 special election in which Trent Kelly and Walter Zinn, Jr. advanced to the June 2 runoff.

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