MSU ROTC donates to Calhoun food pantry

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msu food pantryMississippi State University Army ROTC members delivered canned goods to the Calhoun City Square Monday morning during the 3rd Annual Egg Bowl Run for the Calhoun Baptist Association’s food pantry. Pictured, from left, are Rev. Allen Dearing, Michael Hunter and Caleb Ordung of MSU, and Curtis Ferrell with the food pantry. Photo by Joel McNeece

T&V serves community


tv16Shun and Vanessa Cully, owners of T&V restaurant on the Calhoun City Square, offered a free Thanksgiving dinner to the community last Sunday.  More than 200 people were served at the event. Photo by Menisha Gates

Turkey Tales

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turkey class6Sissy Tunnel's 3rd grade class at Bruce Elementary published a Thanksgiving book entitiled "Turkey Tales." Read the story in the news section. Pictured, from left, front, Taylor Norwood, Cody Williams, Peyton Cole Tutor, Spencer Allen; second row, Sanai Rose, Chris Gray, Riley Dorris, Benson Clements, Jeremy Chandler; third row, Zander Birmingham, Brayden Thornton, Jordan Ferguson, Trinity Vance, Kadence Gaskin, Jarrett Bowling; back, Jermartie Poindexter, Joci Dye, Oh’Niya Woodward, John Allen Shaw, and Ashton Pierce. Photo by Joel McNeece

Happy Thanksgiving


Happy Thanksgiving from all of us at The Journal.

Creative Learning Center Thanksgiving

Day Care Thanksgiving

Day Care Thanksgiving

Children at Creative Learning Center kindergarten celebrated Thanksgiving by dressing as Pilgrims and Indians and enjoying a Thanksgiving feast. Back, from left, Bella Daughdrill, Lawson Suber, Enoch Griffon, Livy James Wade; front, Grayer Long, Cash Wade, Bentley Ledbetter and Ellie Kathryn Bailey.


First Timothy Independent Church opens

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First Timothy OpensMin. Julia Cruthirds, behind pulpit, led the opening services at the new First Timothy Independent Church this weekend. The church is at the corner of Clay and Newburger in Bruce. Some of the choir members gathered Saturday afternoon to practice. From left, Melvin Smalley, Cruithirds, Leo Welch Jr., Bobbie Moore, Lisa Watkins and Ella Ezell. Regular church services are Sundays at 10 a.m. with Sunday School and 11 a.m. worship. Tuesday night at 6 p.m. is Bible Class. The church will host a special Family Reunion service Thanksgiving day at 11 a.m. Photo by Lisa McNeece

Selling soup at Holiday Bazaar


bazaar9Calhoun City Booster Club members, from left, Lisa White, Phyllis Campbell, Lisa Bullard and Sharon Liles were serving a variety of soups to the visitors at the MHV Holiday Bazaar in Pittsboro last Friday.  Photo by Joel McNeece

Holiday Bazaar


bazaarMillie and Joe Goforth of Derma were among the many vendors selling products at the annual Holiday Bazaar held last Friday at the Multi-Purpose Center in Pittsboro. Photo by Joel McNeece

Egg Bowl Run 2015

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egg bowl r 215ROTC soldiers from Ole Miss and Mississppi State came together on the Calhoun City Square Monday at noon to exchange the game ball for Saturday's Egg Bowl. The Ole Miss ROTC ran the ball from Oxford to Calhoun City and the MSU ROTC will carry it on to Starkville. A large, cheering crowd representing both schools welcomed them all to the square. Photo by Joel McNeece

Top AR achievers awarded at CCES

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cces arCalhoun City Elementary students who achieved beyond their Accelerated Reading goal were awarded breakfast with Principal Lisa Langford this week.