srr monster project

River Lindley, Barrett Box and Jared Ferguson work on their “Monster Mad” project.

Yancy Library to celebrate Roald Dahl Day Saturday

Roald_Dahl_Day_Logo

Come join the fun at Jesse Yancy Memorial Library Saturday, Sept. 13 from 11 a.m.-noon as we participate in the national celebration of Roald Dahl Day and the 50th anniversary of “Charlie & the Chocolate Factory.”

[Read more...]

SONY DSC

Calhoun City Elementary 1st graders 9-11 project.

Sisterly Love: Thompson sisters maintain close bond with weekly trip

Sisters, Mildred Thompson Campbell, Minnie Thompson Tillman, Hildred Thompson Harris and Judy Horton hold a picture of their sister Dorothy “Dot” Thompson.

When the Thompson sisters get together, it’s going to result in a good time. And they have a lot of good times.

[Read more...]

Rep. Beckett speaks to Republican Women

Rep. Jim Beckett, Linda Haire, Susan Beckett

Calhoun County Republican Women met August 5, at Jeffery’s in Bruce.
[Read more...]

Most beloved Mississippi voice was Jack Cristil

Rick Cleveland

Sixty years or so ago, somebody snapped a photograph of two Mississippi icons. The moment is preserved for the ages: Jack Cristil interviewing Elvis Presley.

[Read more...]

Lady Cougars’ softball season ends with loss to Hebron

lady cougars

Calhoun Academy’s softball team needed a big win Tuesday night to keep their season alive. They came up short suffering a 9-6 loss to Hebron.

[Read more...]

Calhoun City sweeps Bruce in softball double header

lady trojans

Calhoun City softball swept a double header from Bruce last Saturday.

[Read more...]

Gail Baker

Gail Baker

Gail Baker of Banner is a sweet eater and a sweet maker. Chocolate is a favorite, especially brownies, but she also likes pecan pie.

[Read more...]

There’s more to Leland than Hwy. 82

Leland Progress Publisher Stephanie Patton and MPA President Joel McNeece at the newspaper office in Leland.

I was no stranger to Leland, having traveled there for several high school football games through the years.

[Read more...]