Bruce business owner arrested for forgery


A Bruce business owner was arrested and charged with forgery yesterday.

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Aubrey & Emmie make pies

Aubrey & Emmie

Aubrey & EmmieAubrey Nelson and Emmie Shaw make pies in the Kids in the Kitchen at Bruce First Baptist Vacation Bible School this week.

4-H Stitch in Time Makes Shorts

WEB Stitch in Time

WEB Stitch in TimeA Stitch in Time 4-H club met recently for an all-day sewing program. Martha Cannon, 4-H Youth Volunteer, taught the group how to read and cut out a pattern, the parts of the sewing machine and how to operate it. The youth sewing and completing a pair of shorts are (l-r) Madison Cox, Martha Cannon (Volunteer), Lilly Howell, Lylla Howell, Joci Dye, Jaisha Jackson, and Faith Nanney.

Darla Miller

Darla June Miller, 55, of Calhoun City, died Wednesday, June 15, 2016 at her home. She was born February 16, 1961 in Houston, the daughter of the late Billy Bradford and Betty Bailey Bradford. She was a sewer for Franklin Corp. in Houston. [Read more...]

Training set for those interested in being Foster home

foster care

Golden Crescent CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocates) will have volunteer training to address the urgent need for volunteer advocates in Calhoun County.
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Mable McCrory

Mable Ruth Proctor McCrory, 90, of Gulfport, and formerly of Memphis, beloved mother, grandmother and great-grandmother, passed away June 12, 2016 after a brief illness. She was a graduate of Treadwell High School and was a long-time realtor in Memphis. Before moving from Memphis, she was an active member of Cherry Road Baptist Church and Memphis Women’s Council. [Read more...]

Edward Malone

Edward Lynn Malone, 88, went to his heavenly home Wednesday June 15, 2016 at Calhoun Health Services in Calhoun City. He was born July 21, 1927 in Carrolton, the son of Finace Malone and Nannie Watson. He was a retired truck driver and a member of Pleasant Hill Baptist Church. [Read more...]

Connie & Darby Claire Caviness

Connie & Darby

Connie & DarbyConnie Caviness and daughter Darby Claire were among attendees at the Calhoun City Chamber Banquet Tuesday night.

Calhoun City Chamber Banquet

Sen. Russell Jolly

Sen. Russell JollySen. Russell Jolly, second from right, was the speaker at the Calhoun City Chamber of Commerce Banquet Tuesday night. He visited with the Bratton family before the event. From left, Larry Bratton, Laura Edwards, Shirley Bratton, Leigh Childs, Alison Childs, Sen. Jolly and his wife, Rhonda.

Weyerhaeuser honored


WEYCO_BRUCETami Kessler, Executive Director of the Southern Forest Products Association, congratulates Joey Mack, Weyerhaeuser’s Corporate Health & Safety Manager after the Bruce mill was awarded the SFPA Safety Award. See the related story in the news section.