Joel Worley – ministering through music

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Inside First Baptist Church of Bruce, not too far off the downtown Square, the strum of a guitar echoes through the halls.
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Paving starts around Bruce; museum upgrades continuing

Bruce Mayor Rudy Pope

The Bruce Chamber of Commerce was updated on construction projects around the town, improvements to the Bruce Museum, and set their banquet date for next February at Monday’s lunch meeting.
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Businesses moving, changing names, opening around Calhoun City

Joe Carnaggio

Watkins, Ward & Stafford PLLC recently acquired Joe Carnaggio’s accounting firm and will soon move into a new office on the west side of the Calhoun City Square next door to  Chandler Drugs.
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Local police not immune to emotions of national incidents

Stan Evans

Police departments around the United States have been in the middle of countless news stories over the past year, often involving tragic outcomes. There have been cases of “excessive force” by police and attacks on the officers themselves, both resulting in the loss of life.
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Superintendent Moore speaks on schools’ challenges, success stories

Mike Moore speaking to the Bruce Chamber of Commerce.

Superintendent Mike Moore encouraged community involvement, spoke on the difficulty of finding teachers, stressed the importance of the career center, and answered a variety of questions during a presentation at the Bruce Chamber of Commerce meeting Monday.
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Watkins honored by Calhoun City Chamber

Michael Watkins

The Calhoun City Chamber of Commerce agreed to move its annual banquet from June to late April at Tuesday’s meeting.
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Vardaman woman pleads guilty on unnatural intercourse charge


A Vardaman woman who pled guilty Monday to unnatural intercourse with a dog will be on probation for five years.

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Calhoun Banking Center will open new bank in Bruce Sept. 6

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Calhoun Banking Center looks to move into its new home in Bruce on Sept. 6.
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Creekside golf course closes; property expected to sell

Kimmy Murphree

Creekside Golf Course has closed in Bruce and is unlikely to reopen as a course in the future.
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Webster seeking man on child battery charges


Webster County Sheriff Department is seeking the public’s help in finding Christopher Hardwick.

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