Bids opened for Weyerhaeuser turn lane project

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Bids were opened Tuesday morning at Bruce City Hall for the Weyerhaeuser turn lane project on Hwy. 9 and came in under budget to the delight of Bruce officials.
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Calhoun unemployment continues to decrease


Calhoun County’s unemployment rate dropped to its lowest mark since 2000 in August, according to the Mississippi Department of Employment Security.
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Supervisors approve new truck for sheriff’s dept.; set public hearing for Oct. 5 on hospital


Calhoun County Supervisors approved the purchase of a new truck for the sheriff's department and made plans for the Oct. 5 hearing regarding potential new management for Calhoun Health Services at their Sept. 25 meeting.

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Absentee voting underway for November general election

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Absentee voting is now underway for the Nov. 3 general election that includes local races such as sheriff, supervisor, chancery clerk and school superintendent as well as statewide races such as governor, lt. governor and attorney general.
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Behind the scenes look at last week’s Homecoming festivities in Bruce

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BHS celebrated “Jungle Boogie” Homecoming September 14-18. Throughout the week, students got into  it by participating in the spirit days of Merry Christmas Monday, Spotlight Tuesday, Wacky Tourist Wednesday, Throwback Thursday and Fancy Friday, which were picked by BHS cheerleaders.
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Sheriff’s Dept. hosting “Take Back Drugs” day Sept. 26

Kenneth White

The Calhoun County Sheriff’s Department in conjunction with the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) will give the public an opportunity to prevent pill abuse and theft by ridding their homes of potentially dangerous expired, unused, and unwanted prescription drugs.

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Homecoming court, schedule released for Calhoun Academy


Homecoming festivities are right around the corner for Calhoun Academy.  Multiple events will be taking place throughout the week.
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Slow internet speeds having big impact on Calhoun County Schools

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Calhoun County School officials are hoping some national exposure will aid their efforts to improve the district’s woeful internet speeds.
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Reconnect Therapy to open new clinic on Bruce Square

Brandie Taylor

Reconnect Therapy plans to move its outpatient services to the Bruce Square in the near future.
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Woman arrested after visiting jail under the influence

Syble Rogers

A Bruce woman who came to the Calhoun County Jail to leave money for an inmate ended up as an inmate.
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