After a tightly contested first half, the Calhoun City Wildcats roared past visiting Eupora in the final two quarters to win 44-20 and clinch the region title and a top seed in the playoffs.
The Vardaman Rams dropped their second straight region game Friday night – 54-30 at Smithville.
Calhoun Academy concluded the 2016 football season winning their fourth straight game – 38-20 over Strider.
The Bruce Trojans struggled to get out of their own way Friday night suffering a 39-6 defeat at the hands of East Webster.
Johnnie Jean Saulters, 84, of Olive Branch, died Thursday, Oct. 20, 2016, at Poplar Point Nursing Home in Memphis. Born July 14, 1932, she was the daughter of James Lee Adkins and Johnnie O. Summers. She was retired from the housekeeping department at Lebonheur Hospital. [Read more...]
Charlie Wayne Clark, 87, of Bruce, left this earthly home for his eternal home in heaven, October 19 2016. Christian, lover of family, and friend to so many, he was a loved and respected pillar in his Pleasant Grove community, Calhoun county, and far beyond. He was the firstborn to Henry and Johnnie Jewell Busby Clark and grew up in the north Calhoun County area not far from Sarepta. Growing up, he helped his father farm. He attended Sarepta School and enjoyed gathering and sharing pictures and other historical school memorabilia with classmates through the years. He was a gifted story teller with a great memory and shared many stories of his childhood years. [Read more...]
Two men were killed in a head-on crash on Hwy. 341 north of Vardaman Thursday night. Read more about the accident in the news section.
Two people died as a result of a Thursday night two-car crash on Hwy. 341 north of Vardaman.
Rebecca King’s third block Resource Management Class helped organize the bags for the nutrition program at Bruce Elementary.
Amanda Gulledge’s classes have created art for Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Students in her first, second, and third block classes all made their own form of art.