I joined Snooky and Mary Lou Williams of Water Valley in Oxford Thursday night for the last Thacker Mountain Radio show of the season which featured the Mighty Gospel Warriors of Bruce. I always see so many friends and meet more– like Annie Hollowell of Waterford in Marshall County.
April 24, 2003 — Home is almost eerily quiet after six weeks in the hospital. It’s not as much fun as I thought it would be for I came home with the “Queasy, nauseous, shivering, drowsy and completely ill” feeling as depicted by a purple colored figure with a green tongue on the front of one of the hundreds of cards sent by well wishers.
STARKVILLE – For more a decade, veteran Democratic state Sen. Hob Bryan has successfully battled any attempt for other local governments to have the same advantage that the regional economic hub near his home county has enjoyed for more than two decades.
To make the caramel icing for a cake, “lock the door and turn off the phone,” said Sandra Jones of Vardaman, “stay with it and don’t walk away.” This is how she learned to make caramel icing from a recipe given to her years ago by Louise Dismuke.
After several months of debate and a 20 minute executive session Tuesday night, the Bruce Board of Aldermen voted to hire Roderick Gray and Joe Farmer as the town’s next water department and street department directors.
A false wall will be built on the front of three adjoining dilapidated buildings on the northeast side of the square in Calhoun City pending the opinion of the legality by board attorney Paul Moore, Jr. and permission of the property owners.
Eight Derma property owners who have not responded to requests by the town to clean up their property will be subpoenaed to appear before the board and attorney.
Vardaman board of Alderman had a short meeting last night in the absence of Mayor James Casey.
The Bruce Trojans, 17-8, bounced back from a game one loss to 10-run rule Hollandale-Simmons in games two and three to advance to the Class 2A North Half Semifinals.
The Vardaman Lady Rams swept the defending North Half Champs, West Union, in two games last week to advance to the Class 1A North Half Semifinals this week against Greenville-St. Joe.