Barbara Goodson still fulfilling her need to serve her community

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Barbara Goodson learned early in her professional career that service was her true calling.
“I’m just service oriented,” she said. “I really enjoy it.”
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Bruce native earns Ashton B. Carter coin from secretary of defense

Zachary Bennett

Airman First Class Zachary Bennett, a native of Bruce, recently received the Ashton B. Carter secretary of defense challenge coin.

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Calhoun kids earn honors at Union County Goat Show

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Calhoun County 4-Hers excelled in competition recently at the Union County Goat Show.

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Shelton is new editor of Skuna River Review

Mikayla Shelton

Mikayla Shelton just began her fourth year of reporting for the Skuna River Review. Along with contributing to the weekly newspaper, she has recently taken on the duty of the editor.

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Enrollment down at all Calhoun schools except VHS

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All Calhoun County Schools show a slight decrease in enrollment so far this school year compared to last, with the exception of Vardaman High School.
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Longest narrowly defeats Ferguson in D3 supervisor runoff

Gwin Longest

Incumbent District Three Supervisor Gwin Longest narrowly defeated challenger Justin Ferguson in Tuesday’s runoff to advance to the Nov. 3 general election.
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Supervisors adjust budget figures to lessen tax increase

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Calhoun County Supervisors voted to decrease the county’s tax millage for the next fiscal year by more than three mils in an attempt to minimize the potential increase of property taxes.

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Third arrest made in Calhoun City robbery, shooting case as victim improves

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A third man has been arrested in the burglary and shooting case that put a Calhoun City woman in the hospital last week.
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Calhoun unemployment at lowest level in nearly two decades

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Calhoun County unemployment continues to decline to lowest levels in nearly two decades according to the Mississippi Department of Employment Security.

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Weeks joins Brown in school board race

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The special election for the district three school board seat now has two qualifiers.

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