Rodgers proud of 27 years on Bruce board; special election likely to be Nov. 15

Danny Rodgers

The Bruce Board of Aldermen will set the date for a special election at next Tuesday’s board meeting to fill the vacancy created by the resignation of long-time alderman Danny Rodgers.
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Calhoun Banking Center open house


calhoun-bankingCalhoun Banking Center open house and ribbon cutting were held last Thursday. With Randy Baker, center, community bank president, are John Herrod Jr., president, and Loyd Eaton, CEO.

Beyond Clinton & Trump: Where can voters ‘park’ presidential votes?

Sid Salter

STARKVILLE – First and foremost, I’m not advocating the whole notion of voters taking a powder on choosing between the Democratic presidential ticket of Hillary Clinton and Tim Kaine or the Republican ticket of Donald J. Trump and Mike Pence and “parking” their votes with a third party or independent.
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Happy for win, but Gann not thrilled with Rams’ play in win at Biggersville


The final score doesn’t always tell the story. Last week’s 34-0 Vardaman win at Biggersville fits that mold.
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Calhoun City takes care of business in Chattanooga


Calhoun City proved they didn’t travel to Chattanooga for just a vacation with a dominating 35-14 win over Notre Dame last Friday night.
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Trojans show improvement in homecoming loss to Choctaw County


Ken Chandler is never happy with a loss, but the Bruce football coach did come away from the Trojans’ 27-14 homecoming defeat at the hands of Choctaw County last Friday night with a better feeling.
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‘City rallies past Bruce in softball; Vardaman sweeps Houlka, Coffeeville

Anna Beth Lucius

Calhoun City softball rallied from an 8-4 deficit to defeat rival Bruce 10-8 last week.
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bruce-post-officeBuddy Gray hangs a wanted picture in the Bruce Post Office for the suspect in the armed robbery at the post office in Randolph. See the related story in the news section. Photo by Lisa McNeece

Vardaman native earns promotion in U.S. Navy


Daniel Kemp, Navy Chief Intelligence Specialist from Vardaman, Mississippi, was recently promoted to chief petty officer.
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Team Freakshow wants to help meet needs in schools

Stephen Faddock

The Calhoun County School Board was invited by Steven Faddock Monday night to inform Team Freakshow (TFS) of any needs in the district, because the organization was willing to help.
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