Lady Wildcats earn wins over Coffeeville, Charleston

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Calhoun City earned a couple of wins last week over Coffeeville and Charleston in softball action.

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Banged up Cougars head to Tuscaloosa Friday

Coach Tim Melton

Calhoun Academy returns to action this Friday traveling 139 miles to take on North River Christian in Tuscaloosa.

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Burnie Phillips

Burnie Sue Phillips, 88, Calhoun City, died Monday, Sept. 15, 2014, at NMMC in Tupelo. Born Saturday, Nov. 28, 1925 in Vardaman, she was the daughter of the late Jim Hamilton and the late Maudie Blanche Hamilton. She was the wife of the late James Phillips. Retired from Kellwood Co., she was a member of Reedy Chapel Baptist Church. [Read more...]

Betty Malone

Betty Carolyn Malone, 78,  of Winona died Sunday, Sept. 14 at Winona Manor of heart failure. She was born in Calhoun County  November 27, 1935, to the late John Dewey and Blanche Beatrice Simpson Baker.  She was a homemaker and a member of North Winona Baptist Church. [Read more...]

George ‘Flat’ Williams

George Edward ‘Flat’ Williams  of Bruce died August 22, 2014 at Calhoun Health Services Nursing Home in Calhoun City. He was born December 30, 1939 to Earl Williams and Cora Lee Kilgore in Lafayette County, Ms. He was a member of Union Hill M.B. Church in Etta. He was a skilled windshield repairman, auto mechanic and avid sportsman. He was a friend to all and an enemy to none. Some of his favorite days were spent on the bench in front of Piggly Wiggly in Bruce socializing. [Read more...]

James Potts

James Potts, 66, Water Valley, died Saturday, Sept. 13, 2014, at his residence. Born  March 1, 1948, he was the son of the late Arvie N. Potts and the late Mary Clyde Joblin Potts. He was the husband of Lottie Galloway Potts, Water Valley. He was a member of Drivers Flat Baptist Church. [Read more...]

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Adult education, workforce development stressed at Bruce Chamber meeting

Ada Armstrong

Ada Armstrong told the Bruce Chamber of Commerce Monday that the Adult Education Center, located behind Bruce City Hall, provides a vital service for all ages.

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Classified Ads

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Houses, Land, Mobile Homes
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2 BR 1 B BRICK HOME, 16 CR 252, just outside Bruce city limits. Updated, really nice with outside storage. Call 983-0003.
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3 BR HOUSE in Pittsboro on 1.4 acre lot. Shop/storage wired. Fenced back yard. Reduced to $45,000. Cal 413-4185 or 414-0001.                         13tnc-lm
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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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REDUCED TO $55,000.  3 BR 2 B brick home in Bruce, 1,700 sq. ft. with 2 acres, 433 N. Pontotoc Rd. 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, POSSIBLY over $1,000 on name brand mattresses at The Mattress Outlet, Hwy 8, Vardaman. Open every Saturday, 9-4. Tommy Scarbrough, owner.                 21tnc
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Used appliances washers, dryers, ranges for sale at Brasher’s Home Furnishings, ph. 983-2368.
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Animals, Pets
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POLISH & BANTY CHICKENS, also ducks. Call 983-3266.
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Misc.
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HONEY FOR SALE. Call Dale Morgan, 983-2362.             17p
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Bruce- 2BR 1B on W Countiss St. Quiet neighborhood and close to downtown. $425.00/mth + dep. Contact Clint at camp.clinton@gmail.com. Employed and serious long-term applicants only, please.    10tnc
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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
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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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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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WILL SIT WITH ELDERLY in your home. Have references. Call 835-9404 or 628-1906.    -oct2
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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 662-4141831
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HOME REPAIR & MAINTENANCE– Carpentry, electrical, plumbing, painting and more. Tommy L. Roane, 662-983-8326 or 662- 983-7557.

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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 Owners
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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.