Calhoun City rallied from an early deficit to take a 16-14 lead at Baldwyn Friday night, only to see the Bearcats score the last 16 points to end the Wildcats' season. Read the game story in the sports section. Photo by Joel McNeece
Whitney White, center, read from her new book “Kids Are Like Christmas Trees” to a gathering at Yancy Memorial Library in Bruce Monday night. White, who lives in Big Creek, has written three children’s books. Among children listening to the reading were Sam and Cole Stephens, Slate Springs; Haidyn Earnest, Bruce; Andrew Stephens, Slate Springs; Aubree Earnest, Bruce; Ellie Kathryn and Addi Claire Bailey, Bruce; and Rileigh Kate Tutor, Bruce. Photo by Lisa McNeece
First place cooking awards presented at the Annual Sweet Potato Banquet Saturday night went to Marianne Caradine (Low Calorie– Sweet Potato Muffins with Sweet Potato Topping); Lyndsey Wade (Miscellaneous– Glazed Sweet Potato Sweet Potato Pull-Apart Rolls); Deanna Winter (Cakes– Sweet Potato Earthquake Cake); Elijah Winter (Children’s– Sweet Potato Waffles & Cream Cheese); Mary Keyser (Pies– Sweet Potato Crunch Pie); and Peggy Whiteside (Sweet Potato Bread Pudding). Photo by Lisa McNeece
Carolina Tercero, a native of San Francisco, Honduras visited with the Bruce and Calhoun City Rotary Clubs last week to share the impact Rotarians have made in her community through missions. She is pictured with Bruce Rotary President Bill Ross, left, and Dr. Jimmy Gage Dobbs of the Calhoun City club who has participated in dental mission trips to Tercero’s community. Photo by Joel McNeece
Calhoun County Career and Technical Center’s Robotics Team 8957 of, from left, Jadwin Manuel, Kaleb Redwine and Christian Buenrostro earned 1st place at the Titan Robotics Fall Classic in Ridgeland last weekend. Once again, both Calhoun County teams went head to head in the finals. Team 8957B, pictured below, came in second.