A series of Caterpillar plant closures expected to impact Oxford facility


The Caterpillar plant in Oxford is among a number of plants the company is expected to close around the country within the next year.

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Calhoun youth earn United States Congressional Award

4-H Congressional Award Winners

Nine Calhoun County 4-H youth and alumni were recently awarded the United States Congressional Award April 17.
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School board votes for co-salutatorians at CCHS this year

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Calhoun County School Board voted 3-2 to have co-salutatorians for Calhoun City High School's graduating class this year.
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Assistant District Attorney Lon Stallings set to retire in May

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Lon Stallings didn’t intend to enter the law profession initially. He graduated from Mississippi State University with an accounting degree.
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Calhoun County’s Mark Hendrix promoted to captain with MDOT

Hendrix Promotion

Mark Hendrix, of Vardaman, was recently promoted to Captain in the Batesville Enforcement District.

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Memorial butterfly garden underway at BUES


Frances Brown and Niki Necaise broke ground with shovels last Friday for a project aiming to impact the environment and Bruce Upper Elementary students.
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Calhoun unemployment dropping again


After a slight increase in January, Calhoun County’s unemployment rate has begun dropping again, according to the Mississippi Department of Employment Security.
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Calhoun Youth Court Judge Bob Cooper dies

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Calhoun County Youth Court Judge and Bruce attorney Robert S. "Bob" Cooper died Tuesday evening.

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2016 Calhoun County Relay For Life

Relay Luminaria

Calhoun County hosted its annual Relay For Life event for the American Cancer Society last Saturday. The community turned out to celebrate those fighting the disease while remembering those lost.

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Community choir to present spring concert Saturday

Choir Practice

Calhoun County Community Choir with its more than 40 members will present a Spring Choral Concert two different times this Saturday.
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