Supervisors hear budget proposals; new software could lessen amount of license plates renewed

Sheriff Pollan

Calhoun County supervisors began work on the budget for next fiscal year by hearing requests from each of the county departments last Friday.

Thursday’s Bruce Farmers’ Market will be held from 8-11 a.m.

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The Bruce Farmers’ Market will look slightly different this week.

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Judge Jim Roberts, center, visits with Tommy Hallum, left, and Bob Logan, right, prior to the Bruce Rotary Club’s annual banquet. Roberts was the featured speaker. Photo by Jo Ann Denley

Our first ‘Red and Blue’ SEC Tournament

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To put it mildly, this SEC Tournament was unlike any I had ever experienced before, primarily due to the brash, cocky, hated, beloved, animated, taunting, usually booed but always entertaining Marshall Henderson and his Ole Miss teammates.

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Second grade students at Calhoun City Elementary were taught about dental health care by Mrs. Avery Hamilton, who is currently a student teacher at CCES.  She invited Dr. Michael Abraham to visit and show students how to properly care for their teeth.  Dr. Abraham demonstrated proper brushing techniques, told students how to prevent cavities, and provided dental care products for all students.  Pictured, from left, front, Lacy Lee, Chloe Wright, Madison Armstrong, & Raivyn Willis; back, Mrs. Hamilton, Omarion Gaston, Kenji Williams, & Dr. Abraham. Photo by Menisha Gates

Services set for Bro. Dale Easley

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Services for Bro. Dale Easley, who died Thursday night in Florida, will be held this weekend.

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Calhoun Health Service seeking bids for nursing home renovations

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Calhoun Health Services is scheduled to open bids next month for several renovations to the county nursing home.

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LSU, Alabama top preseason coaches All-SEC teams

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BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) – Alabama and LSU are in a dead heat once again.

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There’s a lot to a name

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If I had been born a girl I would have been named Jill, at least that’s the story my mother shared with me. I’m glad it worked out the way it did. I’m kind of partial to Joel.

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Ellen Shaw and Paula Jeffery

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Bruce Fine Arts Club members, mother and daughter, Paula Jeffery and Ellen Jeffery Shaw, enjoy their turns as hostesses for club meetings. Paula has been a member for going on 30 years, and Ellen, for more than 15. They agree it’s a good opportunity to try out new recipes, and they serve a lot of new things for club.

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