McCormick, Noguez earn spots in Northeast Honor Band


A few members of the BHS Band tried out for the Northeast Honor Band January 25. Caitlin McCormick and Justin Noguez earned a spot in the band.
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Watkins, Schmitz serve as pages in state senate

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Two Calhoun Academy students recently served as pages in the Mississippi Senate.
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Sinatra Cruthirds has overseen circuit court records for nearly 20 years

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Sinatra Cruthirds first began working in the circuit clerk’s office when he was in high school.
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CCJ Editor Lisa McNeece earns advertising awards

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Lisa McNeece brought home four advertising awards for The Calhoun County Journal from the Mississippi Press Association’s Better Newspaper Advertising Contest last weekend.
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Trailer park in South Bruce proposed to board of aldermen

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The Bruce board of aldermen heard a request Tuesday night to build a new trailer park in South Bruce.
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Vardaman agrees to purchase hardware building on Main Street

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The town of Vardaman has reached an agreement with the Sutherland family to buy the old hardware building on Main Street for a town complex.
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Derma working to recruit new business into Walmart location

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Derma Mayor Dock Gabbert said they are working on something to go in the now vacant Walmart building, but declined to give any more information at the regular meeting of the board last night.
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Calhoun City board agrees on new location for arbor

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The Farmer’s Market arbor will be placed on the vacant lot on the west side of the Calhoun City Square after approval was made by the board of aldermen last night.
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Two Vardaman men among those arrested in regional drug roundup


Two Vardaman men were among eight arrested Tuesday afternoon in a regional drug round-up involving federal, state and local law enforcement agencies.
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CEDA honors area businesses, public servants at annual banquet

CEDA Banquet guest speaker Brandon Presley was presented a Little Birdie “Hail State” and a “Hotty Toddy” pillow by director Sheila Freely.

Public Service Commissioner Brandon Presley of Nettleton was guest speaker at the CEDA Banquet held last Thursday night at the Bruce Museum.
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