Bro. Gary Roberson is the new pastor at Bruce First Baptist Church. Roberson, of Blue Mountain, comes to Bruce from Morgan Baptist Church in Sturgis. With him is his wife, Gina, and their twin daughters, Ashlee and Amy, age 12. The Robersons also have an 18-year old son, Kenny, a freshman at Blue Mountain, who has been licensed to the ministry. Bro. Gary has been in the ministry for over 20 years and Gina is an education major. “I am excited to be the new pastor at Bruce First Baptist Church, and my family and I are so happy to be in Bruce,” he said. Photo by Celia Hillhouse
Vardaman Fire Department responded to a fire at the Jimmy Moore home on Hwy. 341 north of Vardaman Thursday morning. Linda Moore said she heard an explosion and stepped outside and saw their shed on fire. The shed and all the equipment inside was a total loss.