Michael Herrod’s nativity scene has been a winner in the 20th Century Club’s Christmas Lighting Contest in Bruce on multiple occasions, but this year was the first time to be the overall winner.
What began with a single plastic snowman and a few old-fashioned C9 colored lights has grown into the largest Christmas light display in Calhoun County and possibly the region.
Four relatively new homes in the Bruce area were featured on the Christmas Tour of Homes last weekend sponsored by the Fine Arts Club of Bruce.
When a fire broke out in the attic of a house in the Bradford Chapel Community in October of 2010, it was members of the Sabougla Fire Department that were first on the scene. But they were faced with a dilemma – they didn’t have a firetruck.
John Ford and Curt Tunnell from Joe’s Market in Bruce gave us an inside look at how they fry a whole turkey.
Sea G. Rhydr, the woman who passed through Calhoun County last April while riding across the country on horseback, finally reached her destination in Maine, but still had Calhoun County in her thoughts.
Edwin Boland of Calhoun City remembers vividly the day the “Gentle Giant” Robert Wadlow, best known as the world’s tallest person, visited the Calhoun City Square on March 13, 1940.
Leo “Bud” Welch has been playing music ever since picking up his first guitar at age 12.
Stephanie Cannon has long believed in the therapeutic power of animals. Today she is pursuing a dream to complete a pet therapy course with her 1-year-old bulldog Polka Dot so that she can share that power with others.
Trent Barnett has been involved with 4-H all his life with a great passion for horses and working with youth.
“I showed horses, dairy cows and competed in shooting sports as a kid. I loved it all,” Barnett said. “I was president of my 4-H club and my parents were volunteers. It was important to me then just as it is now.”