“We are here to celebrate our community, where money grows in trees,” said Bruce Chamber of Commerce president Becky Wright, in recognizing Weyerhaeuser as Business of the?Year at the Chamber Banquet last Thursday night. Mill manager Randy Darracott accepted the award on behalf of Weyerhaeuser.
County Engineer Chodie Myers met with supervisors Monday to discuss options for potential bridge project.
First District Republican Alan Nunnelee is the only Mississippi congressman without a party primary this year.
Sales tax returns are up around Calhoun County with big improvements in Bruce, Calhoun City and Derma.
Calhoun County Supervisors opened bids on a bridge project on CR 167 during a brief meeting at the courthouse Friday morning.
A house trailer between Chickenbone and the Reid Community was destroyed by fire this morning.
Ted Plunk has always thrived on competition. It drove him to earn National Pharmacist of the Year while working for Kroger. It led him to the winner’s circle with dozens of race horses and motocross races. It even led to him meeting his wife Jane at a Pittsboro skating rink in the 1950s.
Dr. Jimmy Gage Dobbs, of Calhoun City, traveled to Honduras recently and participated in a “Dental Brigade” that was sponsored by the Madison, Alabama Rotary Club in District 6860.
The murder trial for Wayne “Honky” Harris will be moved to Lafayette County. The change of venue was agreed to during a brief hearing Wednesday morning in Pittsboro.