Curtis Brewer

William Curtis Brewer, 89, of Bruce,  died Tuesday, July 18, 2017, at Baptist Memorial N.MS in Oxford. Born July 21, 1927 in Itawamba County, he was the son of D.W. Brewer and Letha Millican Brewer. He was the husband of Inez Shelton  Brewer whom he married November 9, 1957. He was a World War II veteran, serving in the Navy, in the Pacific on a mine sweeper.

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Donna Bennett

Donna Bennett

Donna Faison Bennett first tried her hand at making fried pies about five years ago and has been making them ever since. Her mother, Thelma Hallman, was her guinea pig.
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Good times at the Sawmill Festival

Joel McNeece

There was plenty to love about last weekend’s Sawmill Festival in Bruce, but Chad Fletcher’s traveling sawmill demonstration had to be among my favorites.
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Loved Celia’s squash, but not interested in snakes in trees

Lisa McNeece

Celia made fried squash for her family Sunday, and luckily I stopped by to visit after the meal and tried some. It was delicious.
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New company to take over county ambulance service

James Franklin

Calhoun County Supervisors approved new management for the ambulance service at Baptist Hospital Monday morning.
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No surprises this year at SEC Media Days

Rick Cleveland

So, at SEC Media Days last week, the media picked Alabama to win the SEC Championship, surprising absolutely nobody.
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Supervisors face budget challenge with requests totaling more than five additional mils

supervisors budget

Calhoun County Supervisors will begin preparing a budget for next fiscal year with requests already submitted totaling a near five mil tax increase if all are granted.
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Gore aims to restore BHS pride, tradition

dallas gore

Dallas Gore officially took over as the new Bruce High School principal on July 1, but he’s had a busy summer of work inside and outside the building formulating the vision he wants for BHS this fall.
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Lady Trojans attend softball camp at Delta State

DSU softball

Eight Bruce Lady Trojans attended softball camp at Delta State University July 12-13.

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Vardaman’s Haire wins Bruce Sawmill Festival’s 5K Run

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Winners in the Sawmill Festival’s 5K Run, hosted by Reconnect Therapy, included, from left, Nichole Baker (3rd), Shaunna McCammon (1st), Jeff Patton (3rd), Keith Haire (1st) and Randy Moore (2nd).

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