Josh Lindsey, of Vardaman, measures antlers while J.J. Hitt, of Calhoun City, watches during the Big Buck Contest over the weekend at the Calhoun County Fair. Ted Stewart earned first in the non typical class. Lindsey earned top prize in the typical class and Bryant King won the youth division. Photo by Cindy Howle
Calhoun County’s four largest municipalities all finished the 2013-14 fiscal year showing growth in sales tax returns, according to the Mississippi Department of Revenue.
Calhoun County 4-H Youth recently competed at the Northeast District 4-H Horse Show.
Calhoun County Schools will host its annual “Back to School” night Tuesday, Aug. 5 at all nine campuses in Bruce, Vardaman and Calhoun City, including the Career and Technical Center.
Elizabeth Smith Blissard, 87, died Wednesday, July 23, 2014, at Fernbrooke Personal Care Home in Houston. She was born May 3, 1927, in Van Vleet to James Jackson Smith and Mollie Mae Neal Smith. She was a homemaker and a member of Thorn United Methodist Church. [Read more...]
Imagine, for the moment, every famous athlete gave back to their community in the manner the Archie Manning family does. Just imagine.
The first day of school is only two weeks away, but that’s two weeks too long for new Bruce Elementary Principal Jeff Patton.