Andy Taggart addresses new drug court graduates

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Andy Taggart was the guest speaker at the Third Judicial District Drug Court graduation yesterday at the Lafayette County Courthouse in Oxford.
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‘City Sonic on track to open Aug. 23

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Patrick Wellington, the new manager of the Calhoun City Sonic still under construction, told the chamber of commerce last week they are still on schedule to open Aug. 23.
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Calhoun City wins county tournament over Vardaman, Bruce

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Calhoun City’s Lady Wildcats swept Bruce and Vardaman last Saturday to win the slow-pitch county tournament.
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Pittsboro to install camera to catch dumpster abusers

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Pittsboro board of aldermen agreed to install a security camera to try and catch those abusing the town’s dumpsters on the old school property.
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The reusable plastic bag

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Learning to text, to ask our phones for information and to instruct our cars to give us directions (and scold us for wrong turns) have been manageable. [Read more...]

2017 Bruce High School Cheerleaders

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bruce cheerPictured, from left, front, Marbella Vargas, Hannah Morris, Brooke Bennett-captain, Keyziah Armstrong, Briana Pulliam-co-captain; middle, Alexis Browning, Annie Kate Vanlandingham, Jaden Beth Smith, Jersey Ferguson; back, Camryn Harris, Jenna Grace Plunk, Audrey Crocker, Caitlyn Burt and Breana Massey.

Lady Cougars drop two in Holly Springs

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Calhoun Academy suffered a pair of losses in the Marshall Academy fast pitch tournament last week.
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Barbara Gunter

Barbara Ann Black Hill Gunter, 74, of Pearl, passed from this life Thursday, August 10, 2017. She was born December 13, 1942, in Calhoun County, a daughter of Verley Isom  and Annie Cofer Black. [Read more...]

Kenji Harris

Kenji Dewayne Harris, 39, of Coffeeville, died August 10, 2017, at his residence, and he was born February 2, 1978. [Read more...]

Danny Tallant

James Daniel “Danny” Tallant, 68, departed this life, Sunday, August 13, 2017 at St. Dominic Hospital in Jackson. He was born April, 2, 1949 in Lambert, to Wylie and Opal Lucille Crocker Tallant. He was retired from Coca-Cola Bottling Company, later worked in the wholesale food sales,  and with his wife at HomeTown Café in Bruce. He enjoyed deer hunting, reading and spending time with his family and his treasured grandchildren and great grandchildren. He attended Mt. Comfort Baptist Church of Bruce. [Read more...]