Leo “Bud” Welch, of Bruce, will perform on the Bruce square this Thursday, July 31 at 5 p.m. as part of the weekly Throwback Thursday festivities hosted by the Bruce Chamber. Accompanying Welch will be Dixie Street, pictured here performing with him in a promotional video for the Mississippi Department of Tourism.
The Calhoun County Sons of Confederate Veterans Camp and Margery B. Rogers Clark Chapter #17 participated in the Okolona Confederate Cemetery Memorial Dedication on July 26. Pictured, from left, are Casey Tutor, Jerry Melton, Sandy Smith, Charles Smith, Stephanie Bardo, James Taylor and Jerry Chandler. Not pictured are Gordon Logan, Betty Jean Logan, Mason Good, Billie Hitt, Geneise Hitt, and Phillip Taylor.
Josh Lindsey, of Vardaman, measures antlers while J.J. Hitt, of Calhoun City, watches during the Big Buck Contest over the weekend at the Calhoun County Fair. Ted Stewart earned first in the non typical class. Lindsey earned top prize in the typical class and Bryant King won the youth division. Photo by Cindy Howle
Judge Henry Lackey got the best of the panel that roasted him Saturday night at the Methodist Corner in Calhoun City as a fundraiser for Excel. Among those that took their shots at the judge were A.M. Zeidman, Jim Vance, Paul Lowe, Shirley Edmondson, John Gregory and Andy Howorth. Photo by Joel McNeece