Denise Lee

Denise Lee, 56, of Derma, went to her heavenly home Wednesday, May 18, 2016 at North MS Medical Center in Tupelo. She was born January 18, 1960 in Illinois, the daughter of Elmer Carlson and Arlene Krieman Carlson. She was a member of College Hill Baptist Church. [Read more...]

Arlene Rasberry

Arlene Joyce Dunlap Rasberry, 88, went to her heavenly home Friday, May 20, 2016 at Calhoun Health Services in Calhoun City. She was born October 7, 1927 in Webster County, the daughter of W.R. and Addie Melton Dunlap. She was a member of First Baptist Church in Calhoun City, active member in church activities and a custom service manager at Kellwood for 34 years. [Read more...]

Joey Mason

Joey Wayne Mason, 36, of Coffeeville,  passed away Wednesday, May 18, 2016, at his residence. Born December 25, 1979, he was the son of the late Gary Mason and the late Millie Sanders Cowsert. He was the husband of the late Dena Smith Mason. [Read more...]

Edith Hardin

Edith Hardin, 96, of Pittsboro, passed away Saturday, May 21, 2016, at Calhoun Health Services Nursing Home in Calhoun City. Born Saturday, October 18, 1919, she was the daughter of the late Harrison Brown and the late Nancy Austin Brown. She was the wife of the late Granville Hardin. [Read more...]

Doolittle, Easley retire at VHS

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doolittle easleyRobert Doolittle and Mrs. Doug Easley were honored with a retirement reception last week at Vardaman High School. Doolittle served Vardaman and Calhoun County Schools for 25 years as maintenance director. Easley worked for almost 30 years in the Vardaman cafeteria where she was supervisor.

Registration for GED classes at Adult Education Center in Bruce this week

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Registration for the summer term of ABE/GED classes at the Adult Education Center in Bruce is May 25-26.

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Sheryl Fleming retirement

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sheryl fleming5Calhoun County Purchasing Clerk Sheryl Fleming was honored with a retirement reception last Thursday at the courthouse in Pittsboro. Among the many in attendance were her family, pictured from left, Stephanie Cannon, Marlee Vance, Jo Gray, Piper Cannon, Kim Mitchell, Sheryl Fleming, Cobi Lann Cannon, Paige Gray, Cade Gray, Tyler Gray and Jesslyn Gray.

Rennie, Scott win PEPA electric contest

4-H Electric Contest

Calhoun County 4-H youth recently participated in an electric workshop and contest sponsored by Pontotoc Electric Power Association.
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Thomas, Pierce combine for All Star Game touchdown

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Jaalen Thomas of Calhoun City had a big game for the West team which evened the series in the Northeast Mississippi Football Coaches Association (NEMFCA) All-Star Game with a 31-0 decision over the East during the fourth edition of this event.
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Vardaman Val and Sal

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val sal3Vardaman Valedictorian John Macon Gillespie and Salutatorian Briley Gordon.