65 year Mason

Roy Box

Roy Box, center, of Bruce was recognized recently for 65 years of service as a Master Mason of Antioch Lodge No. 549 by the Grand Lodge of Mississippi. A certificate and pin were presented to him by Secretary and Past Master Randy Mann. With him is his wife, Betty. Photo by Celia D. Hillhouse

Calhoun County dominates Girls’ North Half powerlifting meet

city power

Calhoun City, Bruce and Vardaman dominated the Class I North Half Girls’ Powerlifting meet last week winning eight of the 11 weight classes.

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Sue Gore 5K in Bruce

Sue Gore 5K

The Fundraisin’ 5K run/walk for Sue Gore was held last Saturday in Bruce.

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Calhoun City falls to Eupora in region opener; play at Mooreville Thursday


Calhoun City has had 11 games rained out so far this season, only two of which it appears they will be able to make up.

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Boyette leads Vardaman to win over West Union

Tyler Boyette

Tyler Boyette pitched a one hit shutout to lead the Vardaman Rams to a 6-0 win over West Union last week.

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Softball teams just now starting to get some games in

Calhoun City's Avery Bullard

Bruce, Calhoun City and Vardaman fastpitch softball teams have struggled to get on the field this season with all the rain, but they did each managed to get in a couple of games over the past week.

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Trojans sweep Okolona after wins over South Pontotoc, Potts Camp


The Bruce Trojans are the rare breed of team these days that is actually getting to play a little baseball.
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Beverly Ruth

Beverly Ruth Cook

“I did not take an interest in cooking until I was in my 30’s,” said Beverly Ruth of Bruce, “I started out frying a lot of food and making casseroles.”

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Cupcakes with Disney

srr disney group

Bruce Fine Arts’ Juniorettes Club hosted ‘Cupcakes with Disney’ March 15 to raise money for The American Cancer Society. They dined, danced, and played with the children of Bruce. L to r, Daisy Duck (Cheyenne Bryant), Donald Duck (Logan Collins), Mickey Mouse (Mikayla Shelton), Minnie Mouse (McKenzie Morris), Marley Hood as Belle, Jalynn Aron as Cinderella, and Anna Leise Tedford as Snow White.

Calhoun begins work on its own AmbuBus

Pictured, from left, are Curtis Jernigan with the Health Department, Calhoun Schools Transportation Director Chris Duncan, Superintendent Mike Moore and Deputy Emergency Management Director Randy Skinner. Photo by Joel McNeece

More than $27,000 in equipment and a Calhoun County School Bus were delivered to the Calhoun City Fire Department Monday to soon be converted into the county’s first AmbuBus.

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