In a different place and time

Ray Mosby

I was looking through some old files the other day, just stuff that people had sent me for one reason or another over the years, when I came upon something that should rightfully be viewed as a national treasure, shared with me by one of the most honorable legislators (and human beings) this state has ever produced—my dear old friend, Malcolm Mabry of Dublin.
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Bruce Homecoming


bruce-queen-2016Chassidy May was crowned Bruce Homecoming Queen Friday night and Madison Rogers was Maid of Honor.

Calhoun City and Vardaman rack up wins; Bruce, Academy suffer defeats


Calhoun City and Vardaman recorded impressive road wins Friday night while the Bruce Trojans and Calhoun Academy Cougars suffered losses.

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Rueben Byars

Rueben Wrenna Byars, 83, of Vardaman, passed away Thursday, Sept. 22, 2016, at his home. Born November 19, 1932, he was the son of Odie B. and  Grace Griffin  Byars. He was a retired supervisor for the Town of Vardaman Maintenance Department. He served as a Private in the Army. He was a Veteran of  Korea. He was a member of Vardaman First United Methodist Church. Community-minded, he was a member of Vardaman Volunteer Fire Department where he served as Chief. He served on the Board of Alderman for the town of Vardaman for 12 years, He was a member of Woodmen of the World, American Legion, and was an avid Ole Miss Fan. [Read more...]

Randolph postmaster shot in arm in robbery attempt


RANDOLPH, Miss. (AP) - Authorities are looking for a man and a woman who wounded a Pontotoc County postmaster in an attempted robbery.

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Trip of a lifetime


taylor528Dorothy Taylor of Calhoun City recently traveled to the extreme Northwest Territory above the Arctic Circle to the tiny town of Inuvik with her daughter. Read about her adventure in the features section.

Bruce Boil Water Notice Lifted

Boil Water

The boil water notice for the Bruce streets of North McSweyne, East Clay, Allison, Spratlin, Arthur, Harvey, Bennett, Mary Ann, East Spratlin and Circle Drive has now been lifted.

Boil Water

Dorothy Taylor’s trip of a lifetime


Dorothy Taylor would tell you most people thought she was crazy for wanting to fulfill a lifelong dream to drive to the northernmost point of the Arctic Circle.
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Bruce Junior High Cheerleaders at Pep Rally


pep-rallyBruce Junior High Cheerleaders performed with the high school cheerleaders and the BHS band at the homecoming pep rally on the square Wednesday night.


BHS Homecoming Pep Rally


hcBHS senior football player Walt Maddox escorts senior maid Lexi Harmon through the gazebo at the Homecoming Pep Rally Wednesday night on the square.