Senior Group Winners – Aubrey Schmitz, Michael Jones, Haley Tedder, Caleb Hill, Becka Ledbetter, Remington Crutchfield, Claire Carter and John Riley Wilbanks. See winners in all categories in the CCJ. Photo by Joel McNeece
First place District Reading Fair winners are front, l to r, Jackson Hillhouse, BES 2nd grade, ind.; Joley Clark, BES kindergarten, ind.; Linzi Juarez, VES K-4th, group; Madison Easley and Lang Hood, VES 3rd-5th grade, group; back, Lillian Baker, BUES 6th-8th, ind.; Rayna Ragon and Reed Davis (with Juarez), VES K-2nd grade, group; Tucker Graham and Caleb Graham, VES 6th-8th grade, group. First place winners will represent Calhoun County in the Regional competition this Saturday in Oxford. First place winners who automatically qualified for Regional because of none others in their category are, not pictured, Emory Gulledge, BES 1st grade, ind.; Maci Weeks, BES 3rd grade, ind.; Gabi Gonzalez, VES 4th-5th grade, ind., and Aiden Howell, BES 3rd-5th grade, non-fiction.
BHS Senior Anthony Armstrong, center, won a $50 gift card when his name was drawn for perfect attendance at the Calhoun Career & Technical Center for the 2nd nine weeks. The card was donated by the 20th Century Club of Bruce and presented by club member Rebecca King. At right is CTC director Kyle Clark. Anthony is in the automotive program at CTC.
The Calhoun County Baptist Associational RA car race was held January 30 at Bruce First Baptist Church. Among those participating were, standing, l to r, Hunter Collums, Seth Brasher, Luke Stewart, Andrew Stephens, Tyler Turner, Lane Stewart, Preston White, Addison Comeaux, Austin Plunk, and front, winners, Kennon Parker, 2nd, race; Dawson McCollum, 1st, race; Samuel Stephens, 2nd, show; Jackson Hillhouse, 1st, show; Cole Sullivan, 3rd, race, and not pictured, Jaxson Stacy, 3rd, show. Photo by Celia Hillhouse