Veterans should never be taken for granted

Vietnam Veterans introduced themselves at a special recognition program for them at the Veterans Day program at Calhoun City Saturday. From left, Dwight Brown, Raymond Morgan, Jimmy Gordon and Gene Dannenburger.  Photo by Lisa McNeece

Veterans’ Day speakers around Calhoun County last week spoke of the sacrifice, service and dedication so many Calhoun Countians have shown through the years in service to this country.
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Bailey, Landreth and Parker among award winners at Sweet Potato Banquet

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Perry Bailey, of Calhoun City, won the Pioneer Award at the annual Sweet Potato Banquet last Saturday night.

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Gregory to compete in Mrs. Magnolia State

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Mrs. Calhoun County LeeAnn Gregory, of Bruce, will compete in the Mrs. Magnolia State Pageant Nov. 17-19 at the Vicksburg City Auditorium.

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Farming advocate Sylvia Clark finds dream job– Annie’s Project

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Wouldn’t it be nice if entering a Mississippi State University classroom solved every midlife crisis?
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Bruce Beta participates in Ashley’s Angels

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Members of BHS Beta Club helped provide children in need with clothes and other items beneficial to them.
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Bruce Police Chief Stan Evans has passed away

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Bruce Police Chief Stan Evans passed away this morning at his home surrounded by family and friends.

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Brent Parker is nominee for three year FSA term

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USDA’s Farm Service Agency’s (FSA) County Committee elections are underway.
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Student funding mission trip to Costa Rica with t-shirt sales

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BHS junior Mary Alon James is spreading the word of Christ one t-shirt at a time. “MNTMVR” is the main message that many locals are now wearing.
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Calhoun City native’s triplets each earn Phi Kappa Phi, UM

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OXFORD, Miss. – The University of Mississippi chapter of Phi Kappa Phi honor society inducted 270 new members Sunday (Oct. 29), including three juniors from the same family.
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Annual Sweet Potato Banquet is Saturday night

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The annual Sweet Potato Festival will close out this Saturday with the banquet to be held at the Front Porch at 6:30 p.m.

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