Alumni Band

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band talfordThe Bruce Trojan Band was nearly double its normal 100-plus members Friday night as alumni such as Tamera Talford took the field to play and march with them during the Trojans' win over Baldwyn.

Cotton looks good


cottonCalhoun County's cotton crop looks extremely strong this year on the heels of a very dry and warm August and September.

Fall Blooms

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fall bloomsThere are many fall blooms around the county, such as these along the roadside by Weyerhaeuser in Bruce, showcasing the season more so than the still warm temperatures. The forecast does show some cooling off next week as rain is scheduled to move in over the weekend.

True Vine

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martha williamsMartha Williams opened True Vine Church of God in Bruce almost 13 years ago. Read the related story in the Calhoun Pastors section.

Young’s Water opens new office


youngs23Bro. Mark Longino of Shiloh Baptist Church got the honor of cutting the ribbon at the grand opening of the new office complex for Young's Water Association. See the related story in the news section.

Chance Inman

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chance inman04Chance Inman loves racing as much as anything and for good reason. His entire family has has been involved in the sport for generations. Read the related story in our features section.

Scouts camp in Vardaman


scouts71More than 200 Boy Scouts from all over North Mississippi camped out in Vardaman last weekend near the high school football field. The scouts set up a tent city for their “camporee” that lasted from Friday night through Sunday afternoon.

Shark Tank winner

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rhett frontRichard Rhett, owner of Sierra Madre Research with his wife Juli, was among the big winners on the season premiere of the TV show Shark Tank Sunday night landing a contract with Richard Branson. The company’s warehouse where customer orders are filled is located in Calhoun City. See the related story in the news section.

Truck and tractor wreck

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tractor wreckOne person was injured, but not life-threatening, after this wreck Tuesday afternoon near the Hwy. 8-9 intersection in Calhoun City. The cause of the accident remains under investigation.

Senior farewell

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lady trojans92Seniors Alexis Edwards and Lexi Brassfield were recognized before the Bruce Lady Trojans final home game recently versus Houlka.