Vardaman native Ginger Tedder is finalist for Mississippi Teacher of the Year

ginger tedder

Ginger Tedder, a finalist for Mississippi Teacher of the Year, credits her experience in Calhoun County Schools and the strong support of her family as reasons she entered the teaching profession.

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Bruce Police purchase body cameras for officers


Bruce Police will now wear body cameras to help protect them and citizenry, Police Chief Stan Evans told the Bruce Board Tuesday night.

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Pittsboro sets special election for alderman for June 16

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Pittsboro will hold a special election June 16 to find a successor to Alderman Les Morgan who resigned last month.

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Calhoun City appoints Phillips, Skinner to Rec board

J.R. Denton

Sam Phillips was reappointed to the Calhoun City Park and Recreation Advisory Board, and Randy Skinner was appointed to replace Amye Hill, who requested to be taken off.

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911 addresses still an issue in Vardaman

James Casey

Vardaman maintenance supervisor Brent Sutherland said approximately a third of residences in Vardaman where they read water meters don’t have proper 911 address posting.
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Derma police get new body cameras


Derma Police Chief Stan Evans and policeman Corey Alexander showed the mayor and board of aldermen new body cameras they are now using.

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Car accident causes damage on Main Street in Vardaman

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The northern most median on Main Street in Vardaman suffered significant damage around 5:30 a.m. Tuesday  from a car accident.

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Vardaman’s Flores chosen for William Winter Institute

Andres Flores

Andres Flores, of Vardaman has been chosen to participate in the 2015 Summer Youth Institute class as part of the William Winter Institute for Racial Reconciliation, at the University of Mississippi.

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Supervisors open bids on two projects; Fox questions quick sentencing in murder case


Calhoun County Supervisors opened bids on two projects in the county including paving just over a mile of the Big Creek Road.
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Every Hero has a Story at the Yancy Library

Every Hero has a story

Attention all reading heroes! The library needs your help.

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