Deputy follows blood trail to make burglary arrest

Jason Mims

A Vardaman man was arrested last Wednesday for burglary of a store and home.

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Career Center to offer CNA class this fall; registration underway

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The Career and Technical Center will be offering CNA classes again this fall for adults at night.

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Judge Lackey takes the barbs, delivers his own while raising money for Excel at annual roast

A.M. and Patsy Zeidman

Thousands of dollars was raised for the Excel after-school tutoring program in Calhoun City Saturday  night as a panel of roasters took turns slinging barbs at Judge Henry Lackey, but it was the Judge himself that won in the end with his unique brand of storytelling.

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Yancy Library to host Movie and Craft Party July 22

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Join us in the Weyerhaeuser Meeting Room at Jesse Yancy Memorial Library in Bruce for a Movie & Craft Party Tuesday, July 22 from 2-4:15 p.m. We’ll provide the snack & drinks.

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Pig Scramble returning to 2014 Calhoun County Fair

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A Youth Pig Scramble will be held at the Calhoun County Fair on Thursday, July 24 at 7:30 p.m. or immediately after the Pet Show.

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Barry Cannon back home in Calhoun after third tour to Iraq, Afghanistan

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Barry Cannon would never describe a deployment as easy, but his most recent tour with the Mississippi National Guard’s 858th to Afghanistan was much different from his previous missions.

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Bruce fires water department director

Roderick Gray

Bruce Water Department Director Roderick Gray was fired Tuesday night on a 3-2 vote during a special called Bruce board of aldermen meeting.

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91st Calhoun County Fair gets underway next week

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The 91st annual Calhoun County Fair is set for July 21-26.

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Calhoun Academy earns new certification level

Donald Pendergrast

Calhoun Academy has earned a new certification level that Headmaster Donald Pendergrast said opens new opportunities to the schools’ students.

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Supervisors begin work on county budget

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Calhoun County Supervisors met last Thursday to hear budget requests from county department heads and to field some additional requests.

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