Lady Rams earn win over Bruce

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The Vardaman Lady Rams defeated Bruce 10-7 last Friday night.

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Lady Trojans fall to Calhoun City, Vardaman

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The Bruce Lady Trojans suffered a pair of losses to county rivals last week.

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Clarke, Hill, Easley earn medalist honors

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Cameron Clarke of Bruce, Noah Hill of Calhoun City and Calhoun native C.J. Easley all earned medalist honors over the past week in area golf tournaments.

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Nothing like that first day on the Harley

Joel McNeece

It’s always a day of celebration for me – the first time my Harley is awakened from its winter hibernation.

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A great coon dog Jack will never be

Lisa McNeece

Our big Yellow Lab Jack woke us up just after midnight one night last week, and we were able to determine that it was not an armadillo digging up the back yard after all.

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Nation’s warning label crusade approaching ridiculous levels

Sid Salter

First came the Surgeon General’s warnings on the packs of cigarettes that I once smoked. The warnings were correct, of course, and perhaps necessary to supplant the influence of massing advertising campaigns that targeted young people.

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Is Wal-Mart coming to Calhoun County?

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Calhoun County appears to be the potential target for a couple of miniature WalMart stores.

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Bruce board interested in acquiring Cinema 22 on the square for community project

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The Bruce Board of Aldermen is interested in acquiring Cinema 22 on the Bruce Square for a community development project.

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walkathon

Bruce First Baptist Creative Learning Center had a walk-a-thon last Thursday for St. Jude and the children raised $335. Among those participating were, l to r, Rileigh Kate Tutor, McCayla Prince, Ellie Kathryn Bailey, Jonah Fleming, Jack Alderman, Jaxon Stacy, Patton Nelson and Lawson Suber with teachers Amanda Tutor and Paige Mosley. Photo by Celia D. Hillhouse

Classified Ads

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Houses, Land, Mobile Homes
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HOUSE?FOR?SALE– BIG?CREEK, Ms. 4 BR, 2 BA, 1,300 sq. ft, built in 2006. Financing available (wac) with Low Down Payment and Easy Terms. NO?closing costs!! Contact Brett for more information.                    -May28p
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BRUCE– ANNETTE ST. Brick, 4 BR, 2 B, 1,296 sq ft., nice .30 acre lot; lease or cash. $750 down, $581 per month. Call 855-664-8357.              16,23,30,7p
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LARGE?LOTS?in Country Estates Subdivision, 2 miles west of Calhoun City Hospital, starting at $2,000 per lot; 3 lots in Churchhill Subdivision discounted to sell; 30 lots in Briarwood Subdivision Part II?in Vardaman, practically finished, super opportunity. Fred Nabors, 456-6319.     9tnc
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3 B 1-1/2 B HOUSE, Hwy 32 E, 5 miles from Bruce on 3 acres land. Call Archie Talford, 983-0569 or 983-4779.      9,16,23c
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3 BR 1-1/2 BATH, appliances stay, new CH/A and roof, on 2-1/2 acres, 97 CR 427, Vardaman, 662-682-9287.
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3 BR 1-1/2 B on 1.4 acres in PITTSBORO Reduced for quick sale. Call Les Morgan, 413-4185 or 414-0001.           26,2,9,16p

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3 BR 2 B BRICK Home in Bruce, 1,700 sq. ft. with 2 acres, 433 N. Pontotoc Rd. Reduced to $65,000.  Call 983-2620 or 628-4171.                          23tnc-ec
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Autos, Trucks, Motorcycles
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Appliances, Furniture
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SAVE $100s! MATTRESS?OUTLET in Vardaman. Open Saturdays, 9 a.m. until. Cell 983-0085.
16p-ts

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FOR SALE-Used appliances wa-shers, dryers, ranges, Brasher’s Home Furnishings, ph. 983-2368.
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Pets & Pet Supplies
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Miscellaneous

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MEAT?HOG for sale. Also 11-week-old chihuahua female $250. Call John Tucker, 983-0772 or 800-4535.            25tnc
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Miscellaneous

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MINI-SYSTEMS of Bruce. Short or long term rental storage units. Climate Control Available! Various sizes—5×10, 10×10, 10×15, 10×20. Brasher’s Home Furnishings, ph. 983-2368.
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BUSINESS?FOR?SALE. Owner wants to retire from well established local floral and gift shop. Great customer base! Serious inquiries only. Call 414-1108.
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Miscellaneous
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TRUCK?DRIVER NEEDED. Helena Chemical Co, Bruce, MS location. A,B or C CDL to make local deliveries. Seasonal job. Must be 21 years of age. DOT?drug screening required. Apply in person. Helena Chemical Co, 45 CR 219, Bruce, MS 662-983-3400. Pre-employment drug screen required. EOE, M/F/V/H.         16c
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Miscellaneous
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MELISA MASEK?McKEE will not be responsible for any bills except for those made by herself.
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The Pickin’ Shed, Hwy 9W, Banner. Home Improvement Mdse.  Open Monday thru Saturday 9-5, closed every 4th weekend. Call 662-473-6660  for more info.                          19tnc

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MOWING &?WEEDEATING. Best rates available. Call Bill, 983-0132.                        2,9,16,23p
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WILL?SHARPEN WOOD?MIZER?blades for band sawmill. $5 per blade. Call Ray at 628-6086 or 417-1461.                      12tnc-tj
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Bulldozer, Trackhoe and Tractor and Pan Services available. Also environmental land clearing. MARTIN AND MARTIN CONTRACTING, LLC-Banner, MS, 35 years experience. For quotes or more information, please call Freddie Martin at 662-473-6658.                         6tnc
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WINTERIZE NOW! Consider a new metal or shingle roof. Call Joey Collins for all your building, remodeling, repairs, metal roofing, plumbing and electrical needs. Free estimates. Call 662-927-0856 today!          14tnc-jc
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DO YOU NEED YOUR YARD mowed or other yard work? Call 662-628-5271 or 662-414-1831
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HOME REPAIR & MAINTENANCE– Carpentry, electrical, plumbing, painting and more. Tommy L. Roane, 662-983-8326 or 662- 983-7557.            17tnc
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BWS WELDING, STEEL & ALUMINUM, farm equipment repair, portable welder. Bobby W. Sexton, 614 CR 130. Call 662-414-8295 (cell)                   21tnc-bs
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MARTIN CONSTRUCTION & Home Maintenance. Contact us for all your home repair needs. TONY MARTIN, ph. 413-4644.
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Landowner Notices
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POSTED– Land in Calhoun and Pontotoc counties belonging to Mitzi Aron, Joe Aron or Jim Jim Aron is posted against hunting, fishing or trespassing of any kind without written permission of the
landowners.                  -dec31p
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POSTED–The Gullick Place land of Rabon Gullick, Nellie Davis, Lillie Newsome and Sara Quillen is posted against hunting, fishing or trespassing of any kind.