Memorial Day Programs set for Monday in Bruce, Calhoun City

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Bruce and Calhoun City will host their annual Memorial Day Programs next Monday, May 29 on each public square.
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Thompson, Duncan Hill find passion for missions

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Daniel Thompson has served Duncan Hill Baptist Church as pastor the past four years.
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Micky Rodgers leads county’s “Paper Chase” team

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Calhoun County has been recognized for the past five years as one of the best in the state at cleaning up roadways.
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Charges against superintendent, BHS principal upheld by judge

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Calhoun County Superintendent Mike Moore and Bruce High Principal Michael Gillespie will next face a trial in justice court after Circuit Judge Kelly Luther upheld charges filed by the Bruce Police Department citing the two for failing to report an alleged sex crime at Bruce High School.

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SquareFest is this Friday and Saturday in Calhoun City

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Calhoun City’s annual SquareFest gets underway this Friday, May 26 with lots of kids’ entertainment, the Wrecking Ball Crew, lots of food, arts and crafts, and continues all day Saturday, May 27 on the town square. The festival, sponsored by the Calhoun City Chamber of Commerce, will open Friday night at 6 p.m.
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Alcohol petitions printed in this week’s Journal

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More than 300 signatures have been turned into Bruce City Hall in support of legalizing alcohol after a week of public meetings around the county.
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Driver not injured when truck overturns

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It took Bruce and Chickenbone Fire Depts. about 30 minutes to get Chris Moss out of the truck he was driving that overturned Monday afternoon. [Read more...]

Bruce native graduates from Airman Leadership School

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Senior Airman Zachary T. Bennett, right, recently graduated from Airman Leadership School at Kadeena Airbase in Okinawa, Japan.
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New Beta members inducted at Academy

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The 2017 Beta Induction was held on May 5 at 11 a.m.
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Forestry Commission reducing jobs due to state budget cuts

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The Mississippi Forestry Commission (MFC) announced last week it will be eliminating approximately 75 positions as part of a “statewide reorganization” to address budget cuts from the state for the next fiscal year.
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