BancorpSouth will dissolve holding company

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A Mississippi-based bank plans to dissolve its bank holding company and merge those operations with its banking subsidiary.
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Cruthirds and 1st Timothy are “Blessed by the Best”


Julia Cruthirds was working for the Lord as an usher, president of the adult choir, director of the youth choir, missionary president and in other roles in her home church when she realized she was truly called to do more.
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Special election for alderman in Big Creek set for Aug. 22

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The town of Big Creek is scheduled to host a special election on Tuesday, Aug. 22 to fill a vacant seat on its board of aldermen.
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‘City board has fiery debate over budget

Barbara Goodson

When unable to agree on the approval of the budget, Calhoun City Mayor and Board of Aldermen meeting Tuesday night ended with a recess until this Thursday, Aug. 3 at 5 p.m. for another work session.
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Vardaman mayor says “major water leaks” around town

James Casey

Vardaman Mayor James Casey said the town has some major water leaks right now, one near the highway, as a result of prepping the water tank to be washed out.
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Four arrested for passing phony money


Bruce police are cautioning area merchants to be on alert for fake $100 bills being circulated.
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Derma sets public hearing for budget for Aug. 29

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Derma board of aldermen set a public hearing Tuesday Aug. 29 at 8:30 a.m. to get input on the budget and to set the millage rate for 2017.
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Bruce board gets look at new emergency generator

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Bruce Mayor Rudy Pope and the board of aldermen got an up close look at the town’s new generator Tuesday night.
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Woodland man arrested on sex charges in Calhoun

David Eacholes

A Woodland man is in custody at the Calhoun County Jail for sexual charges on two underage females.
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Bruce men arrested after stealing weapons from storage building

Danny Shoemake

A pair of Bruce men were arrested for stealing weapons from a local storage building last week.

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