An unusually high number of teacher retirements and resignations is causing concern for Calhoun County School officials for staffing for next year.
There are two contested races on the ballot for Calhoun County voters in 2014 thus far, but the possibility remains for more as qualifying continues for U.S. House, Senate and several judge seats.
The Bruce Chamber of Commerce is hosting their annual banquet at the Bruce Forestry Museum on Thursday, Feb. 27 starting at 6:30 p.m. with a Silent Auction and hospitality.
Four men are in custody after kicking in the door to a Vardaman home at midnight Saturday, holding down a senior citizen and robbing him.
Join us at the Jesse Yancy Memorial Library in Bruce Tuesday, Feb. 25 at noon for a Brown Bag Luncheon with Mississippi author and educator, Jimmy Reed.
Christa Davis will tell you the hardest thing about drawing a portrait of someone is the eyes.
“Everybody’s eyes are shaped a little different,” she said. “That’s always the most challenging part.”
Local farmer Colby Parker has directed a $2,500 donation to Calhoun City Middle School. Funded by America’s Farmers Grow Communities, the donation will be used to purchase ELMO projectors and playground equipment.
Calhoun County Chapter of the National Wild Turkey Federation has announced plans for its 19th annual Hunting Heritage Super Fund Banquet and Auction.
Separate meetings were held last week in Bruce between City of Bruce, Weyerhaeuser and Mississippi Department of Transportation officials as part of ongoing efforts to get a turn lane installed on Hwy. 9.
Concord is the third oldest church in Calhoun County. The first was organized in Slate Springs in 1836, the second in Pleasant Hill in 1838 and Concord in 1840.