Calhoun City and Derma fire departments responded to this house fire at 128 Myers Avenue in Calhoun City near the elementary school. The house was not occupied. The cause of the fire was unknown.
A difficult season continued for the Vardaman Rams last Friday as they were defeated 34-6 at Smithville.
There wasn’t much Bruce could do to slow down East Webster quarterback Jack Wilson and the rest of the Wolverines offense last Friday in a 42-27 loss.
Kemper blew open a close game in the second quarter to hand Calhoun Academy its fourth loss of the season last Friday night.
Eula Irene Newman Coleman, 80, of Grenada, died October 13, 2014 at her home. She was born on November 19, 1933 and was the daughter of the late Vernon Latimer Newman and Leslie Estelle Bullard Newman of Calhoun County, MS. Mrs. Coleman was employed by Heatcraft as a brazier until her retirement. She was a member of Church of the Nazarene. [Read more...]
Margaret Ann Logsdon Timbes, 72 of Vardaman, died Thursday, Oct. 16, 2014, at her residence. Born August 10, 1942 in Memphis, she was the daughter of the late John Dewy Logsdon, Sr.
and Margaret Marie Logsdon McClure. She was a retired waitress. [Read more...]
Calhoun County Schools all maintained their same accreditation grade from the state except for Calhoun City High School which improved from an F to a D.