Cannon entertains, awards presented at annual Bruce Chamber Banquet

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The Bruce Chamber of Commerce celebrated Mardi Gras with the Godfather of Sax while honoring local citizens and businesses Thursday night at the organization's annual banquet.

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Calhoun City band members play, compete in honor bands

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Several Calhoun City High School band members attended a number of honor band events over the past several months.
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Billie Hitt has done a little of everything, but happily retired now in Calhoun County

Billie Hitt

Billie Hitt, 79, has seen the world and feels most content here at home in Calhoun County.
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Hall returns to Calhoun to lead Bailey, Vardaman UMC

Allen Hall

Alan Curtis Hall is no stranger to Calhoun County. He attended Bruce Schools in the 1970s from 7th-11th grade when his father James Hall was pastor at Calvary Baptist Church.
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Slimed! Hit with Water Balloons! Duct Taped to Wall! Kristy Tindall taking punishment for good cause

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Calhoun City 7th-8th grade science teacher Kristy Tindall was duct taped to a wall by her students where she hung for 45 minutes as her hands turned blue and she couldn’t feel her feet.
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Vardaman has only contested race thus far as qualifying enters final week

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With just over a week remaining to qualify, Vardaman has the only current contested race while Calhoun City, Derma, Pittsboro, and Slate Springs all lack enough candidates to fill all their positions.
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Supervisors accept bridge project bid; Discuss internet service, horse arena

Jay Vanlandingham

Calhoun County Supervisors accepted a bid on a bridge project, discussed changing internet providers and considered a proposal from a local committee to take over operation of the horse arena at the fairgrounds in a meeting last Friday in Pittsboro.
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Jenkins certified as MHP Traffic Homicide Investigator

Jason Jenkins

Corp. Jason Jenkins, of Bruce, received state certification for Traffic Homicide Investigator and has been appointed as Accident Reconstructionist for the Mississippi Highway Safety Patrol.
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Bruce Police investigating stolen televisions

Stan Evans

Bruce Police Chief Stan Evans said his department is investigating the theft of two televisions and some cash from a house on East Clay Street.
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Vargas in honor band, earns ICC scholarship

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Jon Bland took a group of band students to Northeast MS High School Honor Band on January 30 and they tried out with multiple other students  from various schools.
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