Bruce Pontotoc Electric Power crew members B. J. Daniel, Barrett Wooten, Jake Yarbrough, B. J. Farmer and Richard Morgan, along with eight other crew members from the Pontotoc office assisted Tippah Electric Power Association with putting up power lines from Thursday, Dec. 24 until the end of the day Monday, Dec. 28 after a tornado came through Wednesday, Dec. 23. They sacrificed time with their families during Christmas to help folks in need of electricity around the Walnut area.
Andy Davis of Ellard has always enjoyed archery and has now taken up making his own bows and arrows by hand. Read his story in the features section. Photo by Joel McNeece
Both Calhoun County Champs teams and three Calhoun Lil Champs teams competed at the Titan Final Four VEX robotics competition recently in Ridgeland. The Bucks Unlimited team members are Kaleb Longino (4th, CCMS), Branson Kellum (4th, CCMS), Islam Alomari (4th, VES), and Justyn Gordon (4th, CCMS). The Bucks Unlimited team came in first place during the qualification rounds.
Reconnect Therapy is now open on the square in Bruce. Reconnect started in Humbolt, Tn, in 2008 and has grown to providing comprehensive therapy services in sixteen long term care systems in Mississippi and Western Tennessee. Reconnect offers physical, occupational and speech therapy .Their licensed full-time clinicians are experienced in orthopedic, neurological, physical, swallowing and cognitive disorders. Reconnect is also venturing into the fitness world with the addition of the Wellness Clinic in Bruce. They plan to have one in every community they currently serve. Pictured, from left, front, are Jessica Sullivan, wellness asst.; Kay Hardy, rehab tech; Willie Powell, COTA; back, Ryan Berry, wellness director; Rhonda Gann, wellness asst.; David WAshington, PT; Brandie Taylor, LPTA; and Mike Campbell, wellness asst. Photo by Joel McNeece