Grenada Lake hosting annual veterans’ hunts

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The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers’ Grenada Lake will host its annual Veterans Hunt in two sessions beginning December 8-10, 2017, and ending December 15-17, 2017. The hunts will be held at the Grenada Lake Dam Area.
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Flight nurse who often served Calhoun dies in crash

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DEWITT, Ark. (AP) - A pilot and two medical personnel were killed when a medical helicopter that was flying to a hospital in eastern Arkansas crashed in a rural area Sunday night. No patients were on board at the time.
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Fifth Egg Bowl Run coming through Calhoun County Nov. 20

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Ole Miss and Mississippi State will face off for the 114th Battle for the Golden Egg on Thursday, Nov. 23. Prior to opening kickoff, the game ball will have traveled 100 miles by foot. Army ROTC Battalions from both universities will participate in the 5th Annual Egg Bowl Run on Monday, Nov. 20.
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Eacholes to receive Goodman scholarship

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The 34th Annual A.D. Goodman Scholarship Banquet will be Saturday, Nov. 25, at 7 p.m. at the St. Luke Masonic Lodge in Bruce.
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BUES turkey feather funds going to Williamses

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Bruce Upper Elementary School is donating money to the Michael Williams family.
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Jerry Smith, Sarepta Baptist on mission to seat 10,000 people

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Sarepta Baptist Church only seats around 100 people, but they’re on a mission to seat 10,000.
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Lineup set for Christmas parades in Bruce, Calhoun City, Vardaman and Big Creek

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Christmas festivities begin around Calhoun County in just two weeks with the Bruce Rotary Auction.
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Bobo focused on roads, bridges after election win

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Charles Bobo said he was overwhelmed by the outcome of last week’s special election for district one supervisor.
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McGonagill finds help in old family cemetery visit

Homer Moore and Chatt McGonagill

Chatt McGonagill, a native of Calhoun County, recently met with Supervisor Homer Moore to visit the old Wilkins’ Cemetery located in the northeastern section of the county.
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Northwest endowment set up for Calhoun native Hollis

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The Linda McGonagill Hollis Endowment was recently established at Northwest Mississippi Community College by Dr. Marshall Hollis and his brothers, Dr. Jerry Hollis, Freddy Hollis, and Phillip Hollis, in appreciation of her love and devotion to the Hollis family and in honor of her life of service as an educator in Tate County.
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