County should save money after positive Pittsboro fire inspection


Pittsboro Fire Chief Gayle Bullard informed county supervisors Monday the county should experience a decrease in insurance costs soon.
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WIN Job Center coming to Pittsboro; Pope asks supervisors to put alcohol on ballot

supervisors pope

Calhoun County supervisors approved to reallocate some space in the health department building at Pittsboro to accommodate a new WIN Job Center and a “community closet” for the Department of Human Services (DHS).
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Supervisors approve request for another full-time sheriff’s deputy

Sheriff Pollan

Calhoun County supervisors granted a request from Sheriff Greg Pollan Monday morning to amend his budget allowing him to hire another full-time deputy.
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Northwest president asks supervisors to reverse action on college tuition program


Northwest Community College President Dr. Gary Spears asked Calhoun Supervisors to reconsider their action of opening the county’s college tuition program up to Northeast and Itawamba.
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County will seek storm relief funds if it becomes available


Calhoun County Supervisors approved a resolution Monday morning to make the county eligible for potential storm relief funding should any become available from the state.
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Supervisors expand college program to Northeast, ICC

Sonny Clanton

Calhoun County high school graduates will now be able to attend Northwest, Northeast and Itawamba community colleges tuition free after the board of supervisors voted Monday to expand the county program.
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Bids opened for bridge project on CR 282

jerry gwin

True North Earthworks appears to have the low bid among six opened Friday morning at the Calhoun County Courthouse for a bridge project on CR 282 near Banner.

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Supervisors consider change to college tuition program

Barney Wade

Calhoun County Supervisors are considering alternating their college tuition program to include any community college.
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Supervisors change internet provider at courthouse; county insurance premium increases


Calhoun County Supervisors approved the change of the courthouse’s internet service to Bruce Telephone Company Friday morning despite receiving a last-minute counter offer from current provider MaxxSouth.
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Supervisors approve new oversight for horse arena

Charles Bobo, Sonny Clanton and Barney Wade

Calhoun County Supervisors approved a new committee to provide oversight and management of the horse arena at the fairgrounds in Pittsboro at Monday’s meeting of the board.
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