Tramel kills snake

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snakeRicky Tramel of Bruce killed this snake recently while doing yard work in town. He said it was coiled up under a push lawnmower when he discovered it.

Bruce Blitz closes out season at Dizzy Dean Tournament

Bruce Blitz

Bruce Blitz All-Star team finished their season Friday at the Dizzy Dean Tournament in Grenada.

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Excel to roast John Burt Saturday night in Calhoun City

John Burt

Excel will host its third roasting event at 6 p.m. Saturday at Methodist Corner in Calhoun City.
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Bud Welch speaks at Ole Miss; set to play Saturday at Neshoba County Fair

Leo “Bud” Welch and Tullie Brae on a Blues panel in the Overby Center at Ole Miss last Saturday.

A severe thunderstorm cancelled the 7th Annual Blues Festival in Oxford last Saturday, but not until after Leo “Bud” Welch of Bruce got to tell his story during an open forum in the Overby Center on the Ole Miss campus.
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2016 Calhoun County Fair


insta-fairToday is the last day of the Calhoun County Fair. Come out and join the fun in Pittsboro.

County budget talks

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supervisors randyCalhoun County Supervisors spent Monday's meeting of the board discussing budget proposals with all of the county department heads, such as Emergency Management Director Randy Skinner. Story from the meeting coming soon.

Vardaman football schedules meeting


Vardaman Ram football will host a players/parents meeting on Thursday, July 28 at 6 p.m. in the high school cafeteria.

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Emmer Cook

Emmer Alice   Cook , 81, passed away Friday  July 15, 2016, at home in Pittsboro. [Read more...]

Addie Cook-Vance

Addie M. Cook-Vance, 84, passed away Monday, July 11, 2016, at Sanctuary Hospice in Tupelo [Read more...]

We cannot continue like this

Ray Mosby

“Love is but a song to sing, Fear’s the way we die.
You can make the mountains ring, Or make the angels cry.”—Quoted material by Chet Powers (aka Dino Valenti)
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