Friday night scores


Bruce 38, Vardaman 13
Houston 9, Calhoun City 6
Delta 28, Calhoun Academy 0


PEPA moving line


pepa71Pontotoc Electric Power is in the midst of a major project along Hwy. 9 in Bruce where they are moving a major line up and away from the highway toward Weyerhaeuser. The area should see a lot of work over the coming months as the new turn lane for the mill is installed. Photo by Joel McNeece

Water leak on Countiss Street

city of bruce water

city of bruce waterJust another day at the office for City of Bruce workers as they've spent the day on Countiss Street working on a water leak. Photo by Joel McNeece

Brandon Washington isn’t a talker, just a player in all aspects

Brandon Washington

Brandon Washington is a young man who believes in very little talk, preferring action.

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Beautiful Weather


flowerAugust is closing out in Calhoun County with some beautiful weather. Sunny skies and temperatures in the 80s are projected throughout the weekend and early next week. Photo by Joel McNeece

Barbara Goodson still fulfilling her need to serve her community

Barbara New Pic

Barbara Goodson learned early in her professional career that service was her true calling.
“I’m just service oriented,” she said. “I really enjoy it.”
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Bruce native earns Ashton B. Carter coin from secretary of defense

Zachary Bennett

Airman First Class Zachary Bennett, a native of Bruce, recently received the Ashton B. Carter secretary of defense challenge coin.

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Calhoun kids earn honors at Union County Goat Show

4-H Union County

Calhoun County 4-Hers excelled in competition recently at the Union County Goat Show.

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Shelton is new editor of Skuna River Review

Mikayla Shelton

Mikayla Shelton just began her fourth year of reporting for the Skuna River Review. Along with contributing to the weekly newspaper, she has recently taken on the duty of the editor.

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Some of our best writers started out in sports

Rick Cleveland

Our state’s literary excellence was on impressive display this past weekend during the remarkably successful Mississippi Book Festival. The Magnolia State’s tradition of renowned authors rivals our tradition of world-class athletic achievement.
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