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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Edwards feels at home at Bryant Chapel MBC

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Anthony Edwards likes to make church fun.
“I like to joke around and let everyone know that I’m on their level,” Edwards said. “I don’t want the people in my church looking at me like I’m way up here. I want them to know I’m just one of them.”
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Musician/Chef – Ben Pratt puts in long hours at both his passions

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Ben Pratt’s love for music started in beginner band at Bruce High School.
“I grew up with music in church and we had music around my house,” he said. “I think the first concert I ever went to was a Ricky Van Shelton. My mom took me. I think I was six.”
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Stan Evans is happy to be back at work

Chief Stan Evans

The phone rings and Stan Evans looks up from the papers he’s looking through, reaches across his cluttered desk and picks up the receiver.
“Bruce PD,” he says.
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Mt. Comfort’s J.R. Eaton started preaching the word at age seven

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J.R. Eaton first preached at Mt. Comfort Baptist Church when he was 19-years-old, filling in for Bro. W.R. “Dub” Harrelson.
“I knew then this was a special church,” Eaton said.
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New Bruce FBC Pastor Gary Roberson eager to get involved in community


Gary Roberson knew he wanted to be a preacher when he was a young teen, but it took a few years for him to succumb to the call.
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Earnie Corbitt enjoys the Best Seat in the Gym

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Earnie Corbitt has seen it all – great games, great players, loud coaches, quiet coaches, been run over, stepped on, yelled at, losing seasons and state championships.
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Gen. Fox Conner celebrated at CCHS

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“This event today was nine years in the making and long overdue,” Calhoun City High School Principal Mike Ray told an auditorium filled with dignitaries, students and descendants of Major General Fox Conner last Friday morning.
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Sissy Tunnell earns school district Teacher of Year honor


Sissy Tunnell never wanted to be anything but a school teacher.
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