Derma makes improvements to Town Hall


Derma board of aldermen approved the work done to make town hall more handicap accessible and discussed a new welcome sign at the meeting last night.

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Calhoun City board hires new policemen, water operator

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Calhoun City Mayor and board of aldermen approved the hiring of two police officers at their regular meeting last night.

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Vardaman sets fees for “Front Porch” rentals

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Vardaman board of aldermen agreed on rental fees for the town’s Front Porch meeting space on Main Street, and set Clean Up-Day at the meeting of the board last night.

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Calhoun City band excels in competition

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BOONEVILLE, Miss. – The Calhoun City High School Band earned third place and numerous other honors in the Class 2A competition last weekend at the Northeast Mississippi Community College’s annual Dixie Marching Band Championship.

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Supervisors approve 10% increase to commercial garbage rates


The Calhoun County board of supervisors approved an approximate 10% increase on commercial garbage rates for the county at their first of the month meeting this morning.

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Calhoun Countians enjoy big Saturday with Rebels and Bulldogs


Here are many of the pictures Calhoun Countians shared with us via our Twitter (@CalhCoJournal) and Instagram (calhouncountyjournal) accounts as they attended the big Ole Miss and Mississippi State victories on Saturday.

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Smith earns Bruce Rotary honor

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The Bruce Rotary Youth Leader for October is Savannah Smith.

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Calhoun coroner didn’t foresee career of dealing with death

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Most kids don’t grow up dreaming of becoming a coroner. Jerry Fleming sure didn’t.

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‘City native promotes healthy lifestyles for kids

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Julie Gibens is passionate about trying to teach young people how to eat and the importance of exercise. The Calhoun City native accomplishes this by exposing kids throughout North Mississippi and beyond to Health Works – the health literacy center in Tupelo that feels more like a theme park.

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Closing of Houston’s emergency room impacting Calhoun

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The recent closing of the emergency room at Trace Regional Hospital in Houston is having an impact on Calhoun Health Services (CHS) in Calhoun City.

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