Cain earns sportsmanship award

4-H julianna cain roy cooper award

4-H julianna cain roy cooper awardTrent Barnett presented the Roy Cooper Memorial Sportsmanship Award to Julianna Cain of Bruce at the District Livestock Show. Cooper was an FFA teacher.

Calhoun competitors do well at district livestock show

4-H district group

Several Calhoun County 4-H/FFA competitors earned honors at the district livestock show.

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McCormick, Noguez earn spots in Northeast Honor Band


A few members of the BHS Band tried out for the Northeast Honor Band January 25. Caitlin McCormick and Justin Noguez earned a spot in the band.
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Watkins, Schmitz serve as pages in state senate

Anna Claire Watkins

Two Calhoun Academy students recently served as pages in the Mississippi Senate.
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Carl Jenkins

Carl Gene Jenkins, 51, passed away Thursday, Feb. 4, 2016, at his home in Vardaman. He was born September 6, 1964 in Bruce, to Freddie Franklin Jenkins and Janie Lou Harris Burks Jenkins. He was a sawmill operator for Gillespie Furniture. He was a member of Jesus is the Lord Church in Vardaman. [Read more...]

Hunter Sullivan

Hunter Brent Sullivan, 49, of Vardaman, died Tuesday, Feb. 2, 2016, at his home. Born January 30, 1967 in Bruce,  he was the son of the late Brown Sullivan and Margaret Walls. He was a member of Vardaman United Methodist Church. He loved his family and enjoyed spending time with them. He enjoyed four-wheeler riding, hunting and fishing. [Read more...]

Scott earns Vardaman award

casey scott

casey scottVardaman Mayor James Casey presented the Mayor’s Award to Vardaman Chief of Police Kenny Scott during the annual CEDA Banquet. See more pictures from the banquet in our photo gallery and in this week's print edition of the CCJ.

Sinatra Cruthirds has overseen circuit court records for nearly 20 years

sinatra cruthirds

Sinatra Cruthirds first began working in the circuit clerk’s office when he was in high school.
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Not the mascots, or school colors, but the people

Rick Cleveland

So now we’ve got an Ole Miss alum coaching football at Southern Miss. And we’ve got a Southern Miss alum coaching football at Ole Miss. This, I think, begs the question: Can’t we all get along?
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Bruce’s Terrence Jones signs with West Alabama

Terrence Jones

Itawamba Community College head football coach Sean Cannon announced sophomores Kendarius Hibbler (Tunica) and Terrence Jones (Bruce) have signed Letters of Intent to continue their careers at the University of West Alabama.
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