Soldier who died with Calhoun’s Cpl. Hellums in WWII returned to Ohio resting place

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Buried and lost in twisted metal and dirt for nearly 67 years, a Navarre soldier killed during a tank blast in World War II finally has a permanent, sacred resting place.
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Anamaria Caradine is Calhoun County’s Teacher of the Year

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When Anamaria Caradine Moore graduated as Vardaman High School’s valedictorian in 2008, she couldn’t envision she would be returning to her alma mater as a teacher.
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After birth of their son, ‘City couple advocates for Down Syndrome kids

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Canaan – a place where God’s people left behind the old life and crossed over the waters into a new one. Two young people who would eventually become parents of a special needs child picked this name for their son just a few weeks into their pregnancy. Little did they know how fitting this name would be down the road.
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Jessey Higdon’s music career began when he opened for Buck Owens

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“I’ll never forget opening up for Buck Owens,” said Jessey Higdon of Bruce. “That was a big deal for a 15-year-old kid.”
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Fiddlin’ Around – Steve Norwood finds great joy in making, playing his own fiddles

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Steve Norwood fell in love with the fiddle listening to the Grand Ole Opry in the 1950s.
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Bruce native Matt Allen finds his niche at The Clay Canvas

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Park your car in the northeast parking lot just off the Oxford Square, stroll down the sidewalk on a weekday or Saturday, and you will see Bruce native Matt Allen inside his establishment helping customers select pieces of molded clay, paint brushes and colors to create a new piece of art work.
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Calhoun City Rotary sponsors Dental Brigade to Honduras

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During the week of Feb. 7-14 the Calhoun City Rotary Club, in partnership with the Madison, Alabama Rotary Club and the Choluteca Rotary Club in Honduras, conducted a Dental Brigade near the town of San Marcos de Colon in southern Honduras.
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Lessons from his dad form hard work philosophy of Josh Miller

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Energetic, fiery, intense– these are some of the words used to describe Calhoun City baseball coach Josh Miller.
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Lura Clark honored on 100th birthday by Oak Grove Church in Derma

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Lura Clark was honored by family and friends at Oak Grove Baptist Church in Derma Sunday on her 100th birthday.
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Rochella Rounds finds therapy in Black History art

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Rochella Rounds remembers vividly the aftermath of the April 4, 1968 assassination of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. She was a six-year-old little girl who lived with her father just down the street from the Lorraine Hotel in Downtown Memphis.
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