Longest-running, live, in-wood equipment show set, Aug. 26-27


The newest technology and machinery used to advance the South’s timber industry will be demonstrated August 26-27 at the Mid-South Forestry Equipment Show.
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Calhoun S.O. accepting donations to take to Louisiana flood victims

Sheriff Pollan

The Calhoun County Sheriff's Office is collecting items to be delivered to law enforcement officials in Livingston Parish, Louisiana this weekend.

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Andy Stepp takes pride in role as “good neighbor pharmacist”

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Being a pharmacist wasn’t something Andy Stepp always knew he wanted to do. It just kind of happened. Within a month or two of his freshman year of college, Stepp decided he wanted to be a pharmacist but still has no clue as to why.
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Piano dedication, concert at Lewis Memorial planned for Aug. 20

Mary Nell Moore

The public is cordially invited to attend a piano dedication service and concert by Dr. Noel Garcia of Tupelo, at Lewis Memorial United Methodist Church in Calhoun City Saturday, August 20, at 3 p.m.
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Beckett was second highest paid legislator in 2015-16

Jim Beckett

A report released from the state treasurer’s office last week showed Rep. Jim Beckett, of Bruce, is one of the top paid legislators in Mississippi.
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Zoning coming to Calhoun City next month

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A new zoning ordinance will become official in Calhoun City next month setting new standards for property maintenance and designating certain areas as residential, commercial and industrial.
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County tax increase expected, just a question of how much


Calhoun County supervisors couldn’t come to a decision Monday morning on how much they will have to raise taxes for next fiscal year, but acknowledged an increase of some amount will be necessary.
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Dollar General plans to open new store in Derma Sept. 25

Dollar General plans to open their new expanded store in Derma on Sunday, Sept. 25.
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Chrestman enters supervisor race; Griffin qualifies for school board

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Two candidates qualified for Calhoun County races on the Nov. 8 ballot last week.
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Bruce passes deficit budget, but “Ok, with money in bank”

Bruce Mayor Rudy Pope

The Bruce Board of Aldermen are preparing to move forward with a deficit budget of $136,393 for the next fiscal year.
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