Dallas Gore


dallas2Dallas Gore looks to help students #WinTheDay at Bruce High School this year. Read about his goals for the school as its new principal in the news section on this website.

Rev. Jerry James is a teacher both in church, community

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Rev. Jerry James is entering his second year as pastor at Porter’s Chapel AME Church, located directly in front of Calhoun City Elementary School.
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Bruce Yard of the Month

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Yard of the Month norwoodJohnny and Lisa Norwood’s was selected Yard of the Month for July by the Bruce Twentieth Century Club.  Photo by Celia Hillhouse

Dumpsters still big source of debate for Pittsboro board

Troy Moore takes oath

The Pittsboro board of aldermen welcomed a new member and continued its debate on what to do with the town’s dumpsters on the old school property that are routinely abused.
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Pet show and Pig Scramble are Thursday night

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The 94th annual Calhoun County Fair is underway at the multi-purpose center in Pittsboro.
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Sassy Sluggers make All Star run


10 U All-Star Sassy Sluggers (Vardaman/Calhoun City) recently competed in a number of tournaments.

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Curtis Brewer

William Curtis Brewer, 89, of Bruce,  died Tuesday, July 18, 2017, at Baptist Memorial N.MS in Oxford. Born July 21, 1927 in Itawamba County, he was the son of D.W. Brewer and Letha Millican Brewer. He was the husband of Inez Shelton  Brewer whom he married November 9, 1957. He was a World War II veteran, serving in the Navy, in the Pacific on a mine sweeper.

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Donna Bennett

Donna Bennett

Donna Faison Bennett first tried her hand at making fried pies about five years ago and has been making them ever since. Her mother, Thelma Hallman, was her guinea pig.
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Good times at the Sawmill Festival

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There was plenty to love about last weekend’s Sawmill Festival in Bruce, but Chad Fletcher’s traveling sawmill demonstration had to be among my favorites.
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Loved Celia’s squash, but not interested in snakes in trees

Lisa McNeece

Celia made fried squash for her family Sunday, and luckily I stopped by to visit after the meal and tried some. It was delicious.
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