Bruce man charged with hit-and-run; both drivers cited for no insurance

Billy Mann

A fender bender on the Bruce Square led to an arrest for hit-and-run and citations issued for both drivers.

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Watch for lace bugs on Azaleas this spring


As warm beautiful spring days become present, we will be looking closer at our home landscape. If you see your azaleas are not looking too good, it is most likely an azalea lace bug issue. Lace bugs are the most common insect pest of azaleas. Most azaleas will have some lace bugs, but heavy infestation can cause problems when left untreated.
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Casey Cook refurbishes R&L Motel in Calhoun City


Casey Cook purchased the R&L Motel in Calhoun City last October from family members and is in the process of transforming it with a very personal touch.
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Will Turner is proud of his Chickenbone church family

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Pleasant Ridge Baptist Church is in the midst of a major construction project that will increase the seating in their sanctuary by more than 200 percent.
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Hill challenging Denton for Calhoun City mayor

Amye Hill

Amye Hill has qualified to run for mayor against incumbent J.R. Denton in Calhoun City. It’s one of several contested races now on the ballot around the county in this year’s municipal elections.
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‘City Rotary Club raffling Lynn Dobbs’ paintings for good cause

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New slides, swings and trash cans were just the beginning of the improvements at the playground at the Calhoun City walking track in front of the high school.
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School board chooses slightly lesser bid for district depository

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Calhoun County School Board honored the district reading fair winners and approved the depository for district funds for the next three years at a meeting Monday in Pittsboro.
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‘City police investigating broken windows at CCHS

LaTana Williams

Calhoun City Police are investigating the cause of three broken windows on the front of Calhoun City High School discovered Tuesday morning.
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Two arrested after Saturday shooting incident in Bruce

Willie Malone

Two Bruce men have been arrested after a shooting incident Saturday afternoon on North McSweyne Street in Bruce.
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Cannon entertains, awards presented at annual Bruce Chamber Banquet

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The Bruce Chamber of Commerce celebrated Mardi Gras with the Godfather of Sax while honoring local citizens and businesses Thursday night at the organization's annual banquet.

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