What I’m thankful for…

Thanksgiving Blessings

Bruce Elementary students express what they're thankful for on this Thanksgiving holiday in their own words.

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Bruce Elementary students tell how they would cook a Thanksgiving Turkey

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Bruce Elementary third graders took a moment before leaving school to write out detailed instructions on how to cook your Thanksgiving Turkey.

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Calvin & April Johnson reminisce of their life with Arabian horses

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Calvin Johnson, of Bruce, knows horses, Arabians to be exact, like few others. It’s a gift he was born with, not something you go and acquire.
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Life in Alaska – ‘City native Clemons shares stories of wild weather, fun

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Cheslin Clemons Astorino said life in Alaska has been quite the adjustment for a Southern girl with the extreme weather, deadly animals and everything in-between.
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Ralph Horton – pastor, constable, veteran

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Ralph Horton is no stranger to wearing a uniform having worked most of his life as a professional soldier. The 22-year veteran is now retired from the Army, but still wears a uniform most every day as he is in his first term as constable in Yalobusha County, where he is the first ever African American elected to the position.
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Erica’s Shaved Ice one of three new vendors selected for Silobration Festival in Waco

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When Erica Griffin clicked the Instragram link on her phone to apply for her snow cone business to be a part of Silobration in Waco, TX, she thought it was a long shot.
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Players coaches reflect on Bruce Trojans championship year as 20th anniversary approaches

A few of the team members today– Brad Hensley, Josh Hegwood, Freddy Bullard, Jody Dye and Coach Phil Ferguson.

It’s been 20 years, but the memories from all who followed the 1996 Bruce Trojan state championship football team are still as vivid as ever.
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Precious Thompson shares experience and advocates for breast cancer awareness

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I never thought this could happen to me,” Precious Thompson said after returning for a follow-up biopsy. [Read more...]

Kakales family takes once in a lifetime trip to Greece

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The little village of Kastania in Greece, is home to Maria Vlachuo, the 95-year old mother of Voula Kakales of Bruce.
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Vardaman woman returns to her first, and last, love

The best way to get Jan Cook Houston off her tractor may be to start taking pictures of small or scuffed sweet potatoes destined for processing instead of the large, blemish-free No. 1 grade sweet potatoes. This photo was taken Sept. 20, 2016, in a Vardaman, Mississippi field. (Photo by MSU Extension Service/Linda Breazeale)

VARDAMAN, Miss. -- After 30 years behind a desk, Jan Cook Houston has returned to her first love and her second career, this time seated on a tractor pulling a sweet potato digger.
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